Power & Renewables

Asia Pacific July 2019

Regional analysis & forecasts
Asia Pacific

South Korea’s nuclear output is set for further annual gains after growing at the start of the year. Higher numbers of reactors are expected to be operational in Q3 compared with last year. Total power generation in South Korea during the first four months of the year fell by 1% compared with the same period in 2018. However, nuclear output increased by 38% year on year over the period. The increased volume of nuclear output displaced thermal generation. Gas- and coal-fired power generation both declined....