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Power & Renewables

Asia Pacific June 2019

Regional analysis & forecasts
Asia Pacific

Japan’s power generation fell in February by 8% year on year, a decline that was largely attributable to milder weather. There was a drop in the use of all three fossil fuels in the power sector on an annual basis, with oil seeing the sharpest fall – of more than 60%. Higher power output from nuclear and renewable sources in the first two months of 2019 versus the same period in 2018 also contributed to the reduced demand for fossil fuels. Generation from the country’s...