This report on the energy industry in Germany covers the economic importance of the industry, its structure, and segments from 1997 to 2007. The energy supply segment covered in the report includes domestic energy production and energy trade in primary energy sources such as coal, petroleum, natural gas, renewable energy, and nuclear power. The energy end-user segments analyzed are residential, commercial, industrial, and transportation. The base year for this report is 2002 and the forecast period is from 2003 to 2007. The forecasts are based on the prevailing conditions in Germany that are subject to change in the future.
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Country Industry Forecast, Executive SummaryIntroduction and ScopeIntroductionScope and DefinitionSummary of Major FindingsCountry Trends and ForecastsIndustry Trends and ForecastsCountry Industry Forecast, Industry OverviewIndustry Definition and Global OverviewIntroduction and DefinitionsGlobal OverviewRegional Overview and Economic Importance of the IndustryOverview of European UnionEconomic Importance of the Industry: GDP and EmploymentEconomic Importance of the Industry: External Trade and Energy IntensityCountry Industry Forecast, Industy Structure and Key ParametersStructure of the Energy Industry and its SegmentsCompetitive Structure of the Energy IndustryKey Industry Parameter : Energy Supply SegmentKey Industry Parameter: Energy End-user SegmentsGrowth Determinants for the Energy IndustryDrivers for the Energy Supply SegmentDrivers for the Energy End-user SegmentsCountry Industry Forecast, Political Analysis and Implication for the Energy IndustryPolitical System of the Federal Republic of GermanyPolitical SystemSocial Democratic Party (SPD)-Green Coalition Agreements Germany and the European Union (EU) International Issues and Foreign PolicyImplications for Economy and Energy IndustryImplication for the EconomyImplications for the Energy IndustryCountry Industry Forecast, Business Policy and its Implications for the Energy IndustryEconomic Policies in GermanyIntroductionDomestic Policies: Fiscal and MonetaryTrade and Investment PoliciesPolicy Regulations for the Energy IndustryEnergy Policy and Regulations of the European Union (EU)German Energy PolicyGerman Energy Policy MeasuresLiberalization of the Electricity and Gas MarketsGovernment Expenditure: Subsidy and State AidImplications for Economy and Energy IndustryPolicy Implications for the EconomyPolicy Implications for the Energy IndustryCountry Industry Forecast, Economy Analysis and its Implications for the Energy IndustryTrends and Forecasts for the Economic Indicators : Consumption and InvestmentOverview of the German EconomyConsumptionInvestmentTrends and Forecasts for the Economic Indicators: External and Financial MarketsExports and ImportsForeign Direct and Portfolio InvestmentCurrent Account Balance Exchange Reserve and Exchange RateTrends and Forecasts for the Economic Indicators: Labor MarketGermany's Labor MarketLabor LawsLabor ReformsTrends and Forecasts for the Economic Indicators: Prices and GDPPricesThe Economy and GDPTrends and Forecasts for the Energy Industry Indicators: Energy Supply SegmentR&D ExpenditureCapital ExpenditureImport Price of EnergyTrends and Forecasts for the Energy Industry Indicators: End-user SegmentsResidential SegmentCommercial SegmentIndustrial SegmentCountry Industry Forecast, Trends and Forecasts for the Energy IndustryTrends and Forecasts for the Energy Supply SegmentDomestic Energy Production: Primary EnergyEnergy ImportsTotal Primary Energy SupplyTrends and Forecasts for Final Energy Consumption: End-user SegmentsResidential SegmentCommercial SegmentIndustrial SegmentTransportation SegmentTotal Energy MarketCountry Industry Forecast, Industry Progression Index Methodology and Construction of the Industry Progression IndexMethodology and Construction of the Industry Progression Index Segments and Parameters of the Energy IndustryProgression Index for the Energy IndustryIndex for the End-user SegmentsIndex for the Energy IndustryCountry Industry Forecast, FactsheetCountry FactsheetGermany: Demography Geography and Infrastructure Germany: Economic IndicatorsRegional and Industry FactsheetsEuropean Union: Economic IndicatorsGermany: Energy IndustryCountry Industry Forecast, ReferencesList of ReferencesGerman EconomyGerman Energy Industry