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China (10 mtoe) accounted for almost three quarters of global growth. In fact, nuclear consumption in China has more than quadrupled in the last 10 years. Japan (5 mtoe) had the second largest increase.

 

The largest declines were recorded in South Korea (-3 mtoe) and Belgium (-3 mtoe).

Nuclear energy consumption by region (million tonnes oil equivalent)
Nuclear energy consumption by region (million tonnes oil equivalent)