Country profile: Japan

Summary figures for 2012

The following information is from the NEA publication Nuclear Energy Data, the annual compilation of official statistics and country reports on nuclear energy in OECD member countries.

Country
Number of nuclear power plants connected to the grid
Nuclear electricity generation
(net TWh) 2012
Nuclear percentage of total electricity supply
Japan
50
15.1
 
1.9
 
OECD Pacific
73
165.7
10.3
 
Total
331
1 884.0
18.9
 

Source: Nuclear Energy Data 2013

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Last reviewed: 10 December 2013