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Wind Power in Canada, Market Outlook to 2020, 2011 Update - Capacity, Generation, Power Plants, Market Share, Regulations and Company Profiles

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GlobalData

Published Date : Aug 2011

Category :

Wind Power

No. of Pages : 113 Pages


"Wind Power in Canada, Market Outlook to 2020, 2011 Update Capacity, Generation, Power Plants, Market Share, Regulations and Company Profiles is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information on the wind power market. The report provides in depth analysis on global renewable power market and global wind power market with forecasts up to 2020. The report analyzes the power market outlook in country (includes thermal conventional, hydro and renewables) and provides forecasts up to 2020. The research details renewable power market outlook in Canada (includes wind, biopower and solar PV) and provides forecasts up to 2020. The report highlights installed capacity and power generation trends from 2001 to 2020 in Canada wind power market. The research also showcases top active and upcoming plants in the country. A detailed coverage on renewable energy policy framework governing the market along with policies specific to wind power development in Canada are provided in the report. The research analyzes investment trends in the wind power market in Canada and some of the major deals pertaining to the market are dealt in detail. The report also provides elaborate company profiles of some of the major market participants. The report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, secondary research and in-house analysis by GlobalDatas team of industry experts.

Scope

The scope of the report includes 
  • Brief introduction and overview on global carbon emissions and global energy consumption.
  • Historical data provided from 2001 to 2010 and forecasts until 2020.
  • Overview on the overall renewable power market in the world, highlighting the fuel types wind, solar PV, solar thermal, biogas and biomass.
  • Detailed overview on the global wind power market with capacity and generation forecasts to 2020.
  • Power market scenario in Canada with capacity and generation forecasts to 2020, highlighting fuel types such as thermal conventional, hydro and renewables.
  • Renewable power market scenario in Canada with capacity and generation forecasts to 2020, highlighting fuel types such as wind, biomass and solar PV.
  • Canada wind power installed capacity and generation trends to 2020
  • Major active and upcoming plants in the country.
  • Deal volume and value analysis of Canada wind power market. Deals analyzed on the basis of M&A, Partnership, Asset Financing, Debt Offering, Equity Offering and PE/VC.
  • Elaborate profiling of some of the major market participants.
Reasons to buy

The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner. It will allow you to 
  • Identify key growth and investment opportunities in Canada wind power market. 
  • Position yourself to gain the maximum advantage of the markets growth potential by developing strategies based on the latest operational and regulatory events.
  • Understand and respond to your competitors business structure, strategy and prospects.
  • Do deals with an understanding of the mergers and partnerships that have shaped the market.
Table of Content

1 Table of Contents
1 Table of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 7
1.2 List of Figures 9

2 Executive Summary 10
2.1 Global Energy Demand Rejuvenates after a Slight Dip in 2009 10
2.2 Global Power Market Increasing Focus on Clean Technologies 10
2.3 Global Renewable Market Government Support to Foster the Sector Growth 10
2.4 Global Wind Market Growth Momentum to Accelerate 10
2.5 Wind Power Market, Canada Installed Capacity to Continue Growth Momentum 11
2.6 Wind Power Deals Market, Canada Deal Value Increased, Deal Volume Decline In 2010 11

3 Introduction 12
3.1 Carbon Emissions, Global, 2001-2010 12
3.2 Energy Consumption, Global, 2001-2030 14
3.3 Report Guidance 15

4 Renewable Power Market, Global, 2001-2020 17
4.1 Renewable Power Market, Global, Overview 17
4.2 Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 17
4.3 Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 20
4.4 Renewable Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, %, 2010 22

5 Wind Power Market, Global, 2001-2020 24
5.1 Wind Power Market, Global, Overview 24
5.2 Wind Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 25
5.3 Wind Power Market, Global, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 26

6 Power Market, Canada, 2001-2020 29
6.1 Power Market, Canada, Overview 29
6.2 Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 29
6.3 Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 31

7 Renewable Power Market, Canada, 2001-2020 34
7.1 Renewable Power Market, Canada, Overview 34
7.2 Renewable Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2010 34
7.3 Renewable Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 36
7.4 Renewable Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, %, 2010 38

8 Wind Power Market, Canada, 2001-2020 40
8.1 Wind Power Market, Canada, Overview 40
8.2 Wind Power Market, Canada, Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 40
8.3 Wind Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 43
8.4 Wind Power Market, Canada, Top Active Wind Farms, 2010 45
8.5 Wind Power Market, Canada, Top Upcoming Wind Farms 46
8.6 Wind Power Market, Canada, Market Share of Turbine Manufacturers, 2010 47

9 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Canada 48
9.1 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Canada, Major Policies and Incentives 48
9.2 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Canada, Federal Incentives 48
9.2.1 The ecoEnergy for Renewable Power Program (ecoENERGY RP) 48
9.2.2 Integration of Decentralized Energy Resources 48
9.2.3 Renewable Energy Technology Deployment 48
9.2.4 Accelerated Capital Cost Allowance 49
9.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Federal Incentives 49
9.3.1 Wind Power Production Incentive (WPPI) 49
9.4 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Canada, Provincial Incentives 50
9.4.1 Eastern Provincial Programs 50
9.4.2 Central Provincial Programs 51
9.4.3 Western Provincial Programs 52
9.5 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Alberta 53
9.5.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Alberta 53
9.5.2 Alberta, Provincial Energy Strategy 53
9.5.3 Alberta, Climate Change Strategy 53
9.6 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, British Columbia 54
9.6.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, British Columbia 54
9.7 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Nova Scotia 57
9.7.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Nova Scotia 57
9.8 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Ontario 59
9.8.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Ontario 59
9.8.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Ontario 66
9.9 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Quebec 67
9.9.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Quebec 67
9.9.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Quebec 67

10 Canada Wind Market, Deals Market Trends, 2007-2010 69
10.1 Canada Wind Market, Deals Value versus Deal Volume Analysis, 2007-2010 69
10.2 Wind Market, Canada, Major Deals, 2010 71
10.2.1 TransCanada PipeLines Completes Public Offering of $1000 Million 71
10.2.2 Teachers' Private Capital Invests In BluEarth Renewables 72
10.2.3 Beacon Head Acquires 14.49% Stake in Tribute Resources 73
10.2.4 Sprott Power Secures $1.89 Million in Financing 74
10.2.5 TransCanada Completes Bought Deal Financing Of Series 5 Preferred Shares for $341 Million 75
10.2.6 TransCanada Pipeline Completes 6.1% Senior Notes Offering for $750 Million 77
10.2.7 TransCanada Pipeline Completes 3.4% Senior Notes Offering for $500 Million 78
10.2.8 Capital Power to Invest $449 Million in Quality Wind Farm in British Columbia, Canada 79
10.2.9 TransCanada Completes Bought Deal Offering Of Series 3 Preferred Shares for $339 Million 80
10.2.10 Western Energy Acquires Horizon Drilling 82

11 Company Snapshot - Suncor Energy Inc 83
11.1 Company Overview 83
11.2 Business Description 83
11.3 Major Products and Services 84
11.4 SWOT Analysis 84
11.5 Suncor Energy Inc. Strengths 85
11.5.1 Operational Efficiency 85
11.5.2 Refineries and Power Projects 85
11.5.3 Resource Base of Oil Sands 86
11.6 Suncor Energy Inc. Weaknesses 86
11.6.1 Operational Issues 86
11.6.2 Litigations and Legal Issues 86
11.7 Suncor Energy Inc. Opportunities 87
11.7.1 Ten Year Growth Strategy 87
11.7.2 Growing Focus on Renewable Energy 87
11.7.3 Expansion and Development Project 87
11.7.4 Initiative for Technological Advancement 88
11.8 Suncor Energy Inc. Threats 88
11.8.1 Environmental Concerns about Oil Sands 88
11.8.2 Stringent Regulations 89
11.8.3 Deepwater Operational Costs 89
11.9 Locations and Subsidiaries 89
11.9.1 Head Office 89
11.9.2 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 90

12 Company Snapshot - Capital Power Corporation 92
12.1 Company Overview 92
12.2 Business Description 92
12.2.1 Business Overview 92
12.3 Major Products and Services 93
12.4 Locations and Subsidiaries 93
12.4.1 Head Office 93

13 Company Snapshot - Enbridge Inc. 94
13.1 Company Overview 94
13.2 Business Description 94
13.2.1 Business Overview 94
13.2.2 Liquids Pipelines 94
13.2.3 Natural Gas Delivery and Services 95
13.2.4 Sponsored Investments 96
13.3 Major Products and Services 96
13.4 SWOT Analysis 96
13.4.1 Overview 96
13.4.2 Enbridge Inc. Strengths 97
13.4.3 Enbridge Inc. Weaknesses 98
13.4.4 Enbridge Inc. Opportunities 99
13.4.5 Enbridge Inc. Threats 100
13.5 Locations and Subsidiaries 100
13.5.1 Head Office 100
13.5.2 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 101

14 Company Snapshot - TransAlta Corporation 103
14.1 Company Overview 103
14.2 Business Description 103
14.2.1 Business Overview 103
14.3 Major Products and Services 104
14.4 SWOT Analysis 104
14.4.1 Overview 104
14.4.2 TransAlta Corporation Strengths 105
14.4.3 TransAlta Corporation Weaknesses 106
14.4.4 TransAlta Corporation Opportunities 107
14.4.5 TransAlta Corporation Threats 108
14.5 Locations and Subsidiaries 109
14.5.1 Head Office 109
14.5.2 Other Locations & Subsidiarie 109

15 Company Snapshot - TransCanada Energy Ltd. 110
15.1 Key Information 110
15.2 Locations and Subsidiaries 110
15.2.1 Head Office 110

16 Appendix 111
16.1 Abbreviations 111
16.2 GlobalDatas Methodology 112
16.3 Coverage 112
16.4 Secondary Research 112
16.5 Primary Research 113
16.6 Contact Us 113
16.7 Disclaimer 113

List of Table


Table 1: Carbon Emissions, Global, (Million Metric Tons), 2001-2010 13
Table 2: Energy Consumption, Global, (Mtoe), 2001-2030 15
Table 3: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 20
Table 4: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Global, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 22
Table 5: Renewable Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Spilt by Technology, (%), 2010 23
Table 6: Wind Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 26
Table 7: Wind Power Market, Global, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001- 2020 28
Table 8: Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 31
Table 9: Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 33
Table 10: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 36
Table 11: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Canada, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 38
Table 12: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, (%), 2010 39
Table 13: Wind Power Market, Canada, Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 42
Table 14: Wind Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 44
Table 15: Wind Power Market, Canada, Top Active Wind Farms, 2010 45
Table 16: Wind Power Market, Canada, Top Upcoming Wind Farms 46
Table 17: Wind Power Market, Canada, % Market Share of Turbine Manufacturers, 2010 47
Table 18: Green Power Provincial Targets and Policies, Canada, 2010 50
Table 19: Standing Offer Program, British Columbia, Base Prices By Region, 2010 55
Table 20: Green Energy Act, Ontario, Feed in Tariff By Renewable Energy Source, Base Tariff Dated September, 2009 61
Table 21: Green Energy Act, Ontario, Additional Price Incentives on FIT 61
Table 22: Ontario FIT, Percentage of Price Additions on Basis of Percentage Control of Equity Ownership 62
Table 23: Green Energy Act, Ontario, Local Content Requirement Based on Project Capacity (%), 2010-2011 62
Table 24: Green Energy Act, Ontario, Local Content Requirement and Milestone Year for Commercial Start up Under FIT Program, 2010 63
Table 25: Green Energy Act, Ontario, Micro Feed in Tariff Program, Prices for Renewable Energy Projects, Base Tariff Dated September, 2009 63
Table 26: Green Energy Act, Ontario, Micro Feed in Tariff Program, Minimum Local Content Requirement, 2010 64
Table 27: Canada, Ontario, Feed In Tariff Program for Wind Energy Projects , 2010 66
Table 28: Wind Market, Canada, Deals Value versus Deal Volume Analysis, 2007-2010 70
Table 29: TransCanada PipeLines Completes Public Offering Of $1000 Million 71
Table 30: Teachers' Private Capital Invests In BluEarth Renewables 72
Table 31: Beacon Head Acquires 14.49% Stake In Tribute Resources 73
Table 32: Sprott Power Secures $1.89 Million In Financing 74
Table 33: TransCanada Completes Bought Deal Financing Of Series 5 Preferred Shares For $341 Million 75
Table 34: TransCanada Pipeline Completes 6.1% Senior Notes Offering For $750 Million 77
Table 35: TransCanada Pipeline Completes 3.4% Senior Notes Offering For $500 Million 78
Table 36: Capital Power To Invest $449 Million In Quality Wind Farm In British Columbia, Canada 79
Table 37: TransCanada Completes Bought Deal Offering Of Series 3 Preferred Shares For $339 Million 80
Table 38: Western Energy Acquires Horizon Drilling 82
Table 39: Major Products and Services 84
Table 40: Suncor Energy Inc, SWOT Analysis 85
Table 41: Suncor Energy Inc., Other Locations 90
Table 42: Suncor Energy Inc, Subsidiaries 90
Table 43: Major Products and Services 93
Table 44: Capital Power Corporation, Subsidiaries 93
Table 45: Major Products and Services 96
Table 46: Enbridge Inc., SWOT Analysis 97
Table 47: Enbridge Inc., Other Locations 101
Table 48: Enbridge Inc., Subsidiaries 102
Table 49: Major Products and Services 104
Table 50: TransAlta Corporation, SWOT Analysis 104
Table 51: TransAlta Corporation, Subsidiaries 109
Table 52: TransCanada Energy Ltd., Key Facts 110
Table 53: Abbreviations 111

List of Chart


Figure 1: Wind Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 11
Figure 2: Carbon Emissions, Global, (Million Metric Tons), 2001-2010 13
Figure 3: Energy Consumption, Global, (Mtoe), 2001-2030 14
Figure 4: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 19
Figure 5: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Global, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 21
Figure 6: Renewable Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Spilt by Technology, (%), 2010 23
Figure 7: Wind Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 25
Figure 8: Wind Power Market. Global, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 27
Figure 9: Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 30
Figure 10: Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 32
Figure 11: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 35
Figure 12: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Canada, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 37
Figure 13: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, (%), 2010 39
Figure 14: Wind Power Market, Canada, Installed Capacity, (MW), 2001-2020 41
Figure 15: Wind Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, (GWh), 2001-2020 43
Figure 16: Wind Power Market, Canada, % Market Share of Turbine Manufacturers, 2010 47
Figure 17: Standing Offer Program, British Columbia, Base Prices By Region, 2010 55
Figure 18: Green Energy Act, Ontario, Feed-in Tariff Division by Power Range 60
Figure 19: Wind Market, Canada, Deals Value versus Deal Volume Analysis, 2007-2010 69

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