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Wind Power in the United Kingdom, (UK), Market Outlook to 2020, 2011 Update Capacity, Generation, Power Plants, Market Share, Regulations and Company Profiles

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GlobalData

Published Date : Jul 2011

Category :

Wind Power

No. of Pages : 137 Pages


Wind Power in the United Kingdom, (UK), 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 the UK (includes thermal conventional, hydro and other renewables) and provides forecasts up to 2020. The research details renewable power market outlook in the UK (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 the UK 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 the UK are provided in the report. Market share of turbine manufacturers is also provided. The research analyzes investment trends in the wind power market in the UK 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 the UK with capacity and generation forecasts to 2020, highlighting fuel types such as thermal conventional, hydro and other renewables.
  • Renewable power market scenario in the UK with capacity and generation forecasts to 2020, highlighting fuel types such as wind, biomass and solar PV.
  • The UK wind power installed capacity and generation trends to 2020. 
  • Market share of turbine manufacturers for 2010
  • Major active and upcoming plants in the country.
  • Deal volume and value analysis of the UK 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 the UK 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 10
1.2 List of Figures 12

2 Executive Summary 13
2.1 Global Energy Demand Rejuvenates after a Slight Dip in 2009 13
2.2 Global Power Market Increasing Focus on Clean Technologies 13
2.3 Global Renewable Market - Government Support to Foster the Sector Growth 13
2.4 Global Wind Market Growth Momentum to Accelerate 14
2.5 The UK Renewable Power Market Share of Renewables in the Total Power Capacity to Increase to 40.3% by 2020 14
2.6 The UK, Wind Power Market Installed Capacity to Continue Growth Momentum 15

3 Introduction 16
3.1 Carbon Emissions, Global, 2001-2010 16
3.2 Energy Consumption, Global, 2001-2030 18
3.3 Report Guidance 19

4 Renewable Power Market, Global, 2001-2020 21
4.1 Renewable Power Market, Global, Overview 21
4.2 Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 21
4.3 Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 25
4.4 Renewable Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, %, 2010 27

5 Wind Power Market, Global, Overview: 2001 to 2020 29
5.1 Wind Power Market, Global, Overview 29
5.2 Wind Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 30
5.3 Wind Power Market, Global, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 32

6 Power Market, The UK, 2001-2020 34
6.1 Power Market, The UK, Overview 34
6.2 Power Market, The UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity, 2001-2020 34
6.3 Power Market, The UK, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 36

7 Renewable Power Market, The UK, 2001 to 2020 39
7.1 Renewable Power Market (excluding hydro), The UK, Overview 39
7.2 Renewable Power Market (excluding hydro), The UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 39
7.3 Renewable Power Market (excluding hydro), The UK, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 41
7.4 Renewable Power Market (excluding hydro), The UK, Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, %, 2010 43

8 Wind Power Market, The UK, 2001-2020 45
8.1 Wind Power Market, The UK, Overview 45
8.2 Wind Power Market, The UK, Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 45
8.3 Wind Power Market, The UK, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 48
8.4 Wind Power Market, The UK, Top Active Wind Farms, 2010 50
8.5 Wind Power Market, The UK, Top Upcoming Wind Farms 51
8.6 Wind Power Market, The UK, Market Share of Turbine Manufacturers, %, 2010 52

9 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, The UK 53
9.1 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, The UK, Overview 53
9.2 Renewable Energy Policies and Incentives, The UK 53
9.2.1 Feed in Tariff 53
9.2.2 Renewable Energy Guarantee of Origin (REGO) 54
9.2.3 Renewable Obligation Order 54
9.2.4 The Renewables Obligation Order 2009, Banding of Renewable Resources 56
9.2.5 Credit for Renewable Energy Technologies Exports 57
9.2.6 Micro generation Strategy 57
9.2.7 Climate Change Levy 57
9.3 Wind Power, Major Policies and Incentives, The UK 58
9.3.1 Feed in Tariff 58
9.3.2 Offshore Wind Capital Grants Scheme 58
9.3.3 New Offshore Wind Investments 59

10 Wind Power Market, The UK, Deals Market Trends, 2004-2010 60
10.1 Wind Power Market, The UK, Deals Value versus Deal Volume Analysis, 2004-2010 60
10.2 Wind Power Market, The UK, Major Deals, 2010 62
10.2.1 RWE to Invest $5,595 Million for Triton Knoll Wind Farm Project in UK 62
10.2.2 RES To Invest $154 Million for Dunmaglass Onshore Wind Farm in UK 63
10.2.3 BP Completes Offering Of 4.5% Guaranteed Notes Due 2020 for $1,500 Million 64
10.2.4 ESB Acquires NIE from Viridian 65
10.2.5 BP Completes Offering Of 3.125% Guaranteed Notes Due 2015 for $2,000 Million 67
10.2.6 Viking Energy Announces Project Financing Of $953 Million For Shetlands Wind Farm Project, UK 69
10.2.7 SSE To Invest $805 Million For Abington Wind Farm In Scotland, UK 71
10.2.8 Dong Energy to Invest $669 Million For Expansion Of Burbo Wind Farm In UK 72
10.2.9 International Power Completes Public Offering of $330.4 Million 73
10.2.10 e-Gen Secures $77.1 Million From Rockfield Energy 74

11 Company Snapshot - DONG Energy A/S, 75
11.1 Company Overview 75
11.2 Business Description 75
11.2.1 Business Overview 75
11.2.2 Energy Markets 75
11.2.3 Exploration and Production 76
11.2.4 Generation 78
11.2.5 Production 78
11.2.6 Financials 78
11.2.7 Capital Expenditure 78
11.2.8 Market View 79
11.2.9 Key Strategies 79
11.2.10 Sales and Distribution 79
11.2.11 Production 80
11.2.12 Financials 80
11.2.13 Capital Expenditure 80
11.2.14 Market View 80
11.2.15 Key Strategies 80
11.3 Major Products and Services 80
11.4 SWOT Analysis 81
11.4.1 Overview 81
11.5 DONG Energy A/S Strengths 82
11.5.1 Diversification 82
11.5.2 Integrated Business Operations 82
11.5.3 Strong Customer Base 82
11.6 DONG Energy A/S Weaknesses 83
11.6.1 Operational Inefficiency 83
11.7 DONG Energy A/S Opportunities 83
11.7.1 Long-term Strategy 83
11.7.2 Rising Demand for Energy from Renewable Sources 83
11.7.3 Ormen Lange field 84
11.8 DONG Energy A/S Threats 84
11.8.1 Macro Environment 84
11.8.2 Carbon dioxide (CO2) Emission Regulations 84
11.8.3 Stringent Government Regulations 85
11.9 Locations And Subsidiaries 85
11.9.1 Head Office 85
11.9.2 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 85

12 Company Snapshot - E.ON UK plc, 87
12.1 Company Overview 87
12.2 Business Description 87
12.2.1 Business Overview 87
12.3 Major Products and Services 88
12.4 SWOT Analysis 89
12.4.1 Overview 89
12.5 E.ON UK plc Strengths 89
12.5.1 Strong Position of the Parent Company 89
12.5.2 Strong Customer Base 89
12.5.3 Leading Player 90
12.6 E.ON UK plc Weaknesses 90
12.6.1 Over Dependency on Thermal Fuel Sources 90
12.6.2 Law Suits and Contingent Liabilities 90
12.7 E.ON UK plc Opportunities 91
12.7.1 Kingsnorth cleaner coal plant 91
12.7.2 Focus on Renewable Energy Sources 91
12.8 E.ON UK plc Threats 91
12.8.1 Intense Competition 91
12.8.2 Shortage of Skilled Workforce 91
12.8.3 Regulatory Obligations 92
12.9 Locations And Subsidiaries 92
12.9.1 Head Office 92
12.9.2 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 92

13 Company Snapshot - Scottish and Southern Energy plc, 94
13.1 Company Overview 94
13.2 Business Description 94
13.2.1 Business Overview 94
13.3 Major Products and Services 95
13.4 SWOT Analysis 96
13.4.1 Overview 96
13.5 Scottish and Southern Energy plc Strengths 96
13.5.1 Dividend Growth- Better than Inflation 96
13.5.2 Growing Customer Base 97
13.5.3 Strong and Diversified Power Generation Portfolio 97
13.5.4 Expanding Market Share in Sector 97
13.5.5 Expanding Operating Margin 97
13.5.6 Diversified Business Activities 98
13.6 Scottish and Southern Energy plc Weaknesses 98
13.6.1 Limited Liquidity Position 98
13.6.2 Declined Revenue from Generation and Supply 98
13.6.3 Limited Investor Confidence 98
13.7 Scottish and Southern Energy plc Opportunities 98
13.7.1 Investment Plans for 2008-2013 98
13.7.2 Acquisition of ATLAS Connect Network 99
13.7.3 Growing Focus on Renewable Energy 99
13.7.4 Increased Global Offshore Wind Market 99
13.7.5 Wave and Tidal Energy Development Project 100
13.7.6 Expansion in the Upstream Gas Sector 100
13.7.7 Scottish and Southern Energy plc Threats 100
13.7.8 Stringent Regulations 100
13.7.9 Fluctuation in the Commodity Prices 100
13.7.10 Limited Geographical Presence 101
13.8 Locations And Subsidiaries 101
13.8.1 Head Office 101
13.8.2 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 101

14 Company Snapshot - BP p.l.c. 103
14.1 Company Overview 103
14.2 Business Description 103
14.2.1 Business Overview 103
14.2.2 Exploration and Production 103
14.2.3 Other Businesses and Corporate Segment 106
14.2.4 Refining and Marketing 107
14.3 Major Products and Services 109
14.4 SWOT Analysis 110
14.4.1 Overview 110
14.5 BP p.l.c. Strengths 111
14.5.1 Vertical Integration 111
14.5.2 Market Leadership 111
14.5.3 Substantial Reserve Replacement 111
14.5.4 Widespread Global Operations 112
14.6 BP p.l.c. Weaknesses 112
14.6.1 Limited Liquidity Position 112
14.6.2 Limited Operating Margin 112
14.6.3 Litigation 112
14.7 BP p.l.c. Opportunities 113
14.7.1 Opportunities in Unconventional Energy Sources 113
14.7.2 New Exploration Resources 113
14.7.3 New Projects 113
14.7.4 Stimulus for Renewable Energy 114
14.8 BP p.l.c. Threats 114
14.8.1 Rising Capital Costs in the Refining Sector 114
14.8.2 US Energy Policy 115
14.8.3 Threat to Deep Offshore Activities 115
14.8.4 Fluctuating Oil Markets 115
14.9 Locations and Subsidiaries 116
14.9.1 Head Office 116
14.9.2 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 116

15 Company Snapshot - Vestas Wind System A/S, 121
15.1 Company Overview 121
15.2 Business Description 121
15.2.1 Business Overview 121
15.3 Major Products and Services 122
15.4 SWOT Analysis 123
15.4.1 Overview 123
15.5 Vestas Wind Systems A/S Strengths 124
15.5.1 Leading Market Position 124
15.5.2 Innovative Products 124
15.5.3 New Technologies Help Reduce Design Flaws 125
15.5.4 Robust Growth Prospects 125
15.6 Vestas Win System A/S Weaknesses 125
15.6.1 Fraud located in Vestas Eolica S.A.U 125
15.6.2 Declining Market Share in Sector 126
15.6.3 Business Model Involving High Maintenance Costs 126
15.7 Vestas Wind Systems A/S Opportunities 126
15.7.1 New Production Facilities 126
15.7.2 Stimulus Programs for Renewable Energy 126
15.7.3 Expanding Global Offshore Wind Market 127
15.7.4 Recovery in Energy Consumption 128
15.8 Vestas Wind Systems A/S Threats 128
15.8.1 Product Risks 128
15.8.2 Competitive Landscape 128
15.8.3 Changing Supportive Tariff Plans 129
15.8.4 Rising Raw-material Costs 129
15.9 Locations And Subsidiaries 130
15.9.1 Head Office 130
15.9.2 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 130

16 Appendix 134
16.1 Abbreviations 134
16.2 GlobalDatas Methodology 135
16.3 Coverage 135
16.4 Secondary Research 136
16.5 Primary Research 136
16.6 Contact Us 136
16.7 Disclaimer 137

List of Table


Table 1: Carbon Emissions, Global, (Million Metric Tons), 2001-2010 17
Table 2: Energy Consumption, Global, (Mtoe), 2001-2030 19
Table 3: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 25
Table 4: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 27
Table 5: Renewable Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Spilt by Technology, (%), 2010 28
Table 6: Wind Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 31
Table 7: Wind Market. Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2001- 2020 33
Table 8: Power Market, The UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 36
Table 9: Power Market, The UK, Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 38
Table 10: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), The UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 41
Table 11: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), The UK, Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 43
Table 12: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), The UK, Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, (%), 2010 44
Table 13: Wind Power Market, The UK, Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 47
Table 14: Wind Power Market, The UK ,Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 49
Table 15: Wind Power Market, The UK, Top Active Wind Farms, 2010 50
Table 16: Wind Power Market, The UK, Upcoming Wind Farms 51
Table 17: Wind Power Market, The UK, Market Share Turbine Manufacturers, (%), 2010 52
Table 18: Feed in Tariffs, The UK, 2011 54
Table 19: Renewable Obligation for England, Scotland and Wales, 2006- 2016 55
Table 20: Renewable Energy , Overview of Proposed Bands, The UK, 57
Table 21: Wind, Feed in Tariff, The UK, 2011 58
Table 22: Wind Power Market, The UK, Deals Value versus Deal Volume Analysis, 2004-2010 61
Table 23: RWE To Invest $5,595 Million For Triton Knoll Wind Farm Project In UK 62
Table 24: RES To Invest $154 Million For Dunmaglass Onshore Wind Farm In UK 63
Table 25: BP Completes Offering Of 4.5% Guaranteed Notes Due 2020 For $1,500 Million 64
Table 26: ESB Acquires NIE From Viridian 65
Table 27: BP Completes Offering Of 3.125% Guaranteed Notes Due 2015 For $2,000 Million 67
Table 28: Viking Energy Announces Project Financing Of $953 Million For Shetlands Wind Farm Project, UK 69
Table 29: SSE To Invest $805 Million For Abington Wind Farm In Scotland, UK 71
Table 30: Dong Energy To Invest $669 Million For Expansion Of Burbo Wind Farm In UK 72
Table 31: International Power Completes Public Offering Of $330.4 Million 73
Table 32: e-Gen Secures $77.1 Million From Rockfield Energy 74
Table 33: Major Products and Services 81
Table 34: DONG Energy A/S, SWOT Analysis 81
Table 35: DONG Energy A/S, Other Locations 85
Table 36: DONG Energy A/S, Subsidiaries 86
Table 37: Major Products and Services 88
Table 38: E.ON UK plc, SWOT Analysis 89
Table 39: E.ON UK plc, Other Locations 92
Table 40: E.ON UK plc, Subsidiaries 93
Table 41: Major Products and Services 95
Table 42: Scottish and Southern Energy plc, SWOT Analysis 96
Table 43: Scottish and Southern Energy plc, Subsidiaries 101
Table 44: Major Products and Services 109
Table 45: BP p.l.c., SWOT Analysis 110
Table 46: BP p.l.c., Subsidiaries 116
Table 47: Major Products and Services 122
Table 48: Vestas Wind System A/S, SWOT Analysis 124
Table 49: Vestas Wind Systems A/S, Other Locations 130
Table 50: Vestas Wind Systems A/S, Subsidiaries 132
Table 51: Abbreviations 134
Table 52: Abbreviations (Continued) 135

List of Chart


Figure 1: Wind Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 14
Figure 2: Carbon Emissions, Global, (Million Metric Tons), 2001-2010 17
Figure 3: Energy Consumption, Global, (Mtoe), 2001-2030 18
Figure 4: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 24
Figure 5: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 26
Figure 6: Renewable Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Spilt by Technology, %, 2010 28
Figure 7: Wind Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 30
Figure 8: Wind Power Market. Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 32
Figure 9: Power Market, The UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 35
Figure 10: Power Market, The UK, Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 37
Figure 11: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), The UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 40
Figure 12: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), The UK, Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 42
Figure 13: Renewable Power Market (excluding Hydro), The UK, Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, (%), 2010 44
Figure 14: Wind Power Market, The UK, Installed Capacity (MW), 2001-2020 46
Figure 15: Wind Power Market, The UK, Power Generation (GWh), 2001-2020 48
Figure 16: Wind Power Market, The UK, Market Share Turbine Manufacturers, (%), 2010 52
Figure 17: Wind Power Market, The UK, Deals Value versus Deal Volume Analysis, 2004-2010 60

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