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Wind Power Market Outlook in US to 2020 Capacity, Generation, Major Power Plants, Market share of Equipment Manufacturers and Regulations

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GlobalData

Published Date : Sep 2010

Category :

Wind Power

No. of Pages : 257 Pages


This report highlights the country\'s wind installed capacity trends from 2000 to 2020. It also showcases the top active and upcoming plants alongwith the details. It also provides the market size of the various components of wind power plant. A detailed market share analysis for the component manufacturers is also included in the report along with the SWOT profiles of the top companies

Scope

The report will include: 

  • Brief overview about the wind power market in the country
  • Capacity trends in the country from 2000 to 2020
  • Active Plants till 2009
  • Upcoming Plants as on 2010
  • Market Share Analysis for the different components
  • Market size trends and forecasts for the various components
  • SWOT profles of the key players

Reasons to buy

The client will get the following benefits:

  • Assessment of the growth plans in the country\'s wind power market
  • Get an idea about the key players in the industry and their market share
  • Growth trends and opportunities for the various components of wind power plants
Table Of Content

1 Table of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 6
1.2 List of Figures 11

2 Executive Summary 12
2.1 Global Power Demand to Rejuvenate 12
2.2 Global Wind Market Growth Momentum to Accelerate 12
2.3 US Power Market Thermal Power Share to Decline In Overall Power Generation Mix 13
2.4 US Renewable Market Share of Hydro Power To Decline in Renewable Power Mix 13
2.5 US Wind Power Market Installed Capacity to Continue Growth Momentum 14
2.6 US Wind Power Deals Market Deal Value Increased, Deal Volume Decline In 2009 14

3 Global Power Market: 2001-2020 15

4 Global Renewable Market: 2001-2020 20
4.1 Global Carbon Emission, Overview 24

5 Global Wind Power Market: 2001 to 2020 26
5.1 Overview 26
5.2 Global Wind Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 26
5.3 Global Wind Power Market, Power Generation, MW, 2001-2020 28

6 United States Power Market Scenario, 2001-2020 31
6.1 Overview 31
6.2 United States Power Market, Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, 2001-2020 31
6.3 United States Power Market, Power Generation by Fuel Type, 2001-2020 33

7 United States Renewable Power Market Trends 2001 to 2020 36
7.1 Overview 36
7.2 United States Renewable Power Market including Hydro, Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 36
7.3 United States Renewable Power Market, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 38

8 United States Wind Market: 2001-2020 41
8.1 United States Wind Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 41
8.2 United States Wind Power Market, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 42
8.3 United States Wind Power Market, Top Active Wind Farms, 2009 45
8.4 United States Wind Power Market, Top Upcoming Wind Farms 45
8.5 United States Wind Power Market, Market Share of Turbine Manufacturers, 2009 46

9 The US Renewable Power Market, Regulatory Framework, Major Policies 48
9.1 Overview 48
9.2 Federal Financial Incentives 49
9.3 State incentive programs 54
9.4 The US Renewable Energy, Regulatory Framework, New Government Policies 56

10 US Wind Market, Deals Market Trends, 2009 58
10.1 US Wind Market, Deals Volume versus Deal Value Analysis, 2004-2009 58
10.2 US Wind Market, Major Deals, 2010 60

11 NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, Company Snapshot 202
11.1 Company Overview 202
11.2 Business Description 202
11.3 NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, Major Products and Services 204
11.4 SWOT Analysis 204
11.5 NextEra Energy Resources, LLC Strengths 205
11.6 NextEra Energy Resources, LLC Weaknesses 206
11.7 NextEra Energy Resources, LLC Opportunities 206
11.8 NextEra Energy Resources, LLC Threats 207
11.9 Competitors 208
11.10 Locations and Subsidiaries 209

12 Duke Energy Corporation, Company Snapshot 210
12.1 Company Overview 210
12.2 Business Description 210
12.3 Duke Energy Corporation, Major Products and Services 212
12.4 SWOT Analysis 212
12.5 Competitors 216
12.6 Locations And Subsidiaries 217

13 GE Energy, Company Snapshot 219
13.1 Company Overview 219
13.2 Business Description 219
13.3 GE Energy, Major Products and Services 221
13.4 SWOT Analysis 224
13.5 Competitors 230
13.6 Locations And Subsidiaries 231

14 MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, Company Snapshot 232
14.1 Company Overview 232
14.2 Business Description 232
14.3 MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, Major Products and Services 234
14.4 SWOT Analysis 234
14.5 MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company Strengths 235
14.6 MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company Weaknesses 236
14.7 MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company Opportunities 237
14.8 MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company Threats 238
14.9 Competitors 239
14.10 Locations And Subsidiaries 239

15 Invenergy LLC, Company Snapshot 241
15.1 Company Overview 241
15.2 Business Description 241
15.3 Invenergy LLC, Major Products and Services 242
15.4 SWOT Analysis 242
15.5 Invenergy LLC Strengths 243
15.6 Invenergy LLC Weaknesses 244
15.7 Invenergy LLC Opportunities 244
15.8 Invenergy LLC Threats 245
15.9 Competitors 246
15.10 Locations And Subsidiaries 246

16 Appendix 248
16.1 Abbreviations 248
16.2 GlobalDatas Methodology 249
16.3 Coverage 249
16.4 Secondary Research 249
16.5 Primary Research 250
16.6 Expert Panel Validation 250
16.7 Contact Us 250
16.8 Disclaimer 251

List of Table


Table 1: Global Power Market, Installed Capacity by Technologies (MW), 2000 2020 22
Table 2: Global Renewable Power Market Installed Capacity (MW), 2000 2020 28
Table 3: Global Carbon Emission, Million Metric Tones (Mtoe). 2001-2009 31
Table 4: Global Wind Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 34
Table 5: Global Wind Market, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 36
Table 6: United States Power Market, Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, MW, 2001-2020 39
Table 7: United States Power Market, Power Generation by Fuel Type, GWh, 2001-2020 41
Table 8: United States Renewable Power Market Including Hydro, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 44
Table 9: United States Renewable Power Market Including Hydro, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 46
Table 10: United States Wind Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 48
Table 11: United States Wind Power Market, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 50
Table 12: United States Wind Power Market, Top Active Wind Farms, 2009 51
Table 13: United States Wind Power Market, Upcoming Wind Farms 52
Table 14: United States Wind Power Market, % Market Share of Turbine Manufacturers, 2009 53
Table 15: The US, State Renewables Portfolio Standards and Policy Incentives, 2009 61
Table 16: The US, Regulatory Framework for Renewable Energy for Leading States 62
Table 17: US Wind Market, Deal Value versus Deal Volume Analysis, 2004-2009 64
Table 18: FirstEnergy To Merge With Allegheny Energy 66
Table 19: WePOWER To Merge With Cleanfield Alternative Energy 68
Table 20: Exelon Generation To Acquire John Deere Renewables 69
Table 21: Southwest Windpower Acquires Deerpath Energy 70
Table 22: Atlantic Power To Acquire 27% Interest In Idaho Wind Partners 1 71
Table 23: Growth Technologies Acquires BulovaTech Labs From Bulova Technologies 72
Table 24: BCO Hydrocarbon Acquires Sauer Energy 73
Table 25: American Wind Capital Company To Acquire Wind Farm Capital 74
Table 26: WindPower Innovations Acquires Energetic Drives & XH Industries 75
Table 27: Matric And R2J Technologies Acquire MLS Electrosystem 76
Table 28: Hatch Acquires GPCo 77
Table 29: Enel Green Power Acquires Padoma Wind Power From NRG Energy 78
Table 30: Octus To Acquire Quantum Energy Solutions 79
Table 31: Gridpoint Acquires Standard Renewable Energy 80
Table 32: Senergy Alternative Acquires SGC Engineering 81
Table 33: Pattern Energy Raises $800 Million In Equity Financing 82
Table 34: Windspire Energy Secures $1 Million In Venture Financing Round 83
Table 35: Fishermen\'s Energy Secures $2.5 Million In Financing 84
Table 36: Verde Energy Secures $0.6 Million In Venture Financing 85
Table 37: 3TIER Environmental Secures $3 Million In Equity Financing 86
Table 38: General Compression Secures $17 Million In Series A Financing 87
Table 39: Nexamp Secures $6.5 Million In Series A Round Of Financing 88
Table 40: Viryd Technologies Secures $5 Million In Venture Financing 89
Table 41: FloDesign Wind Turbine Secures $34.5 Million In Series B Financing 90
Table 42: Nordic Windpower Secures $38 Million In Series C Equity Financing 91
Table 43: OwnEnergy Raises $8.75 Million In Equity Financing 92
Table 44: Ameresco Completes IPO Of $86.97 Million 93
Table 45: Catch The Wind Completes Private Placement Of $4.9 Million 95
Table 46: Fallbrook Technologies Files For Initial Public Offering 97
Table 47: Dominion Resources Prices 2.25% Series A Senior Notes Offering For $250 Million 98
Table 48: FPL Group Prices Its Public Offering Of 2.6% Debentures Due 2015 For $400 Million 99
Table 49: Southern California Edison Completes Private Placement Of 4.5% Bonds Due 2040 For $500 Million 100
Table 50: The Empire District Electric Prices Offering Of First Mortgage Bonds For $50 Million 101
Table 51: NRG Energy Prices 8.25% Senior Notes Offering For $1,100 Million 102
Table 52: Vectren Prices Private Placement Of 3.48% Series A Senior Notes Due 2017 For $75 Million 103
Table 53: Vectren Prices Private Placement Of 4.53% Series B Senior Notes Due 2025 For $50 Million 104
Table 54: Xcel Energy Completes 1.95% First Mortgage Bond Offering For $250 Million 105
Table 55: Xcel Energy Completes 4.85% First Mortgage Bond Offering For $250 Million 106
Table 56: Alta Wind Completes Private Placement Of 7% Notes Due 2034 For $580 Million 107
Table 57: Pall Completes Public Offering Of 5% Senior Notes For $375 Million 108
Table 58: Clark County Public Utility Announces Bond Offering Of $172 Million 109
Table 59: Wisconsin Power Completes Public Offering Of $150 Million 110
Table 60: Oklahoma Gas and Electric Prices 5.85% Senior Unsecured Notes Offering For $250 Million 111
Table 61: The Empire District Electric Company Prices Offering of First Mortgage Bonds 113
Table 62: Entergy Texas Files Preliminary Prospectus For Public Offering Of 3.6% Bonds Due 2015 For $200 Million 114
Table 63: Xcel Energy Completes 4.7% Senior Unsecured Notes Offering For $500 Million 115
Table 64: FPL Group Completes Public Offering Of 2.55% Debentures Due 2013 For $250 Million 116
Table 65: General Electric Announces Private Placement Of 3.65% Senior Notes Due 2015 For $1 Billion 117
Table 66: General Electric Announces Private Placement Of 5.15% Senior Notes Due 2020 For $2 Billion 118
Table 67: General Electric Announces Private Placement Of 6.4% Senior Notes Due 2040 For $1 Billion 119
Table 68: NextEra Energy Resources Completes Private Placement Of 6.56% Senior-Secured Notes For $305 Million 120
Table 69: Duke Energy Prices 3.35% Senior Notes Offering For $450 Million 121
Table 70: Huntsman Issues 8.625% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2020 For $350 Million 122
Table 71: Southern California Edison Prices 5.5% First And Refunding Mortgage Bonds Offering For $500 Million 123
Table 72: Puget Sound Energy Prices Public Offering Of $325 Million 124
Table 73: Florida Power & Light Prices 5.69% First Mortgage Bonds For $500 Million 125
Table 74: Hexion To Issue Senior Secured Notes Due 2018, For $700 Million 126
Table 75: Iberdrola Renewables To Invest $200 Million For Hardscrabble Wind Power Project In New York, U.S. 127
Table 76: Competitive Power To Invest $400 Million For McIntosh Wind Farm Project In North Dakota, U.S. 128
Table 77: TTOR To Receive $2 Million Grant For Turkey Hill Wind Power Project In Massachusetts, U.S. 129
Table 78: Patriot Renewables To Invest $45 Million For Woodstock Wind Farm Project In Maine, U.S. 130
Table 79: NPPD To Invest $20 Million For Wind Farm Project In Nebraska, U.S. 131
Table 80: Basin Electric Power To Receive $7 Million Grant For Wind project In South Dakota, U.S. 132
Table 81: GL Wind To Invest $10 Million For Wind Farm Project In Minnesota, U.S. 133
Table 82: OG&E To Acquire Crossroads Wind Farm Project From RES Americas 134
Table 83: Monarch Wind Announces Project Financing For Monarch Wind Farm Project In Illinois, U.S. 135
Table 84: Castle & Cooke To Invest $750 Million For Dole Offshore Wind Farm Project In Hawaii, U.S. 136
Table 85: Juhl Wind Completes Project Financing For Woodstock Municipal Wind Project In Minnesota, U.S. 137
Table 86: Element Power Acquires Stake In Black Fork Wind Project From Black Fork Wind 138
Table 87: Cascade Community Receives Grant For Community Wind Turbine Project In Washington, U.S. 139
Table 88: Ridgeline To Invest $300 Million For Wind Farm Project In Idaho, U.S. 140
Table 89: Zotos International To Invest $7 Million For Zotos Wind Project In New York, U.S. 141
Table 90: Ryan Companies To Invest $3.5 Million For Hennepin County Wind Farm In Minnesota, U.S. 142
Table 91: Iberdrola Receives Grant Of $169 Million For Cayuga Ridge Wind Farm In Illinois, U.S. 143
Table 92: OTWF Completes Project Financing Of $29 Million For Patu Wind Farm In Oregon, U.S. 144
Table 93: Garden City Announces Project Financing For Wind Farm Project In New York, U.S. 145
Table 94: EverPower To Invest $250 Million For Doty Wind Farm Project In Wisconsin, U.S. 146
Table 95: Project Resources Announces Project Financing For LakesWind Project In Minnesota, U.S. 147
Table 96: NextEra To Invest $175 Million For Minco Wind Farm Project In Oklahoma, U.S. 148
Table 97: BP Alternative Energy To Invest $500 Million For Cedar Creek II Wind Farm In Colorado, U.S 149
Table 98: Baldwin To Invest $200 Million For Wind Farm Project In North Dakota, U.S. 150
Table 99: Terra-Gen Power Announces Bond Financing Of $412 Million For Alta II-IV Wind Farm Projects In California, U.S. 151
Table 100: Terra-Gen Completes Project Financing Of $626 Million For Alta II-V Wind Farm Projects In California, U.S. 152
Table 101: University Of Iowa Receives Grant For U-of I Wind Turbine Power Project In Iowa, U.S. 153
Table 102: Iberdrola Renewables To Invest $45 Million For Hoosac Wind Farm In Massachusetts, U.S. 154
Table 103: PRC Completes Project Financing Of $51 Million For Ridgewind Farm Project In Minnesota, U.S. 155
Table 104: Citigroup To Acquire Equity Stake In Alta Wind Project From Terra-Gen 156
Table 105: Enbridge To Acquire 100% Stake In Cedar Point Wind Project From RES Americas 157
Table 106: Montana-Dakota Utilities Invests $21 Million For Expansion Of Diamond Willow Wind Farm In Montana, U.S. 158
Table 107: GE Energy Completes Tax Equity Financing Of $500 Million For Acquisition Of Majority Equity Interest In Idaho Wind Farm Portfolio From Exergy Development 159
Table 108: Wells Fargo Completes Equity Financing For Acquisition Of 28% Stake In Vento III Portfolio From Horizon Wind 160
Table 109: Credit Suisse To Acquire Tax Equity Stake In Vantage Wind Farm Project From Invenergy 161
Table 110: BP And Ridgeline Completes Project Financing Of $260 Million For Goshen Wind Farm In Idaho, U.S. 162
Table 111: Iberdrola Renewables To Invest $110 Million In Dry Lake II Wind Farm In Arizona, U.S. 163
Table 112: Cannon Power Receives Grant Of $200 Million For Windy Flats Wind Farm, U.S. 164
Table 113: NextEra Energy Resources Completes Project Financing Of $78 Million For Peace Garden Wind Farm, U.S. 165
Table 114: Credit Suisse Acquires Stake In Lost Creek Wind Farm From Wind Capital 166
Table 115: NextEra Energy To Invest $215 Million For Red Mesa Wind Farm In New Mexico, U.S. 167
Table 116: Granite Wind Announces To Invest $136 Million For Granite Mountain Wind Project In California, U.S. 167
Table 117: Western Wind Completes Bridge Financing Of $55 Million For Windstar Project In California, U.S. 168
Table 118: Duke Energy Completes Project Financing For Campbell Hill Wind Power Project In Wyoming, U.S. 169
Table 119: Duke Energy Completes Project Financing For North Allegheny Wind Power Project In Pennsylvania, U.S. 170
Table 120: Green Mountain To Invest $150 Million In Kingdom Community Wind Project In Vermont, U.S. 171
Table 121: Port Authority To Secure $4 Million Grant For Wind Power Project In New Jersey, U.S. 172
Table 122: JP Morgan To Acquire Tax Equity Stake In Meadow Lake II Wind Farm From Horizon Wind 173
Table 123: NextEra Energy Completes Tax Equity Financing Of $190 Million For Two Wind Farms In North Dakota, U.S. 174
Table 124: NextEra Energy Sells Membership Interest In Ashtabula And Wilton Wind Farms 175
Table 125: First Wind Announces Project Financing Of $220 Million For Milford Wind Corridor Phase II Project In Utah, U.S. 176
Table 126: Iberdrola Renewables To Invest $120 Million For Fletcher Mountain Wind Farm In Connecticut, U.S. 177
Table 127: Polaris Career And Baldwin-Wallace Receives $1 Million Grant For Wind Project In Ohio, U.S. 178
Table 128: OG&E To Invest $400 Million For Crossroads Wind Farm In Oklahoma, U.S. 179
Table 129: Sagebrush Power To Invest $230 Million For Kittitas Valley Wind Farm Project, U.S. 180
Table 130: Xcel Energy Acquires Nobles Wind Farm Project From enXco 181
Table 131: LEEDCo To Invest $100 Million In Wind Farm Project, U.S. 182
Table 132: Terra-Gen Power Completes Project Financing Of $394 Million For Alta Wind I Project In California, U.S. 183
Table 133: Pattern Energy Completes Project Financing For Gulf Wind Project In Texas, U.S. 184
Table 134: First Wind Completes Project Financing Of $117 Million For Kahuku Wind Farm In Hawaii, U.S. 185
Table 135: NRG Energy Acquires South Trent Wind Farm From Babcock & Brown 186
Table 136: Crownbutte Wind Announces Project Financing Of $37 Million For Gascoyne I Wind Power Project In North Dakota, U.S. 187
Table 137: Duke Energy To Invest $400 Million In Willacy County Wind Power Project Phase I In Texas, U.S. 188
Table 138: Edison Mission Completes Project Financing Of $161 Million For Cedro Hill Wind Farm In Texas, U.S. 189
Table 139: Invenergy Completes Project Financing Of $208 Million For Vantage Wind Farm In Washington, U.S. 190
Table 140: NextEra Invests $66 Million For Expansion Of Wilton Wind Energy Center In North Dakota, U.S. 191
Table 141: NECO Wind Receives $2.5 Million Grant For Wind Power Project In Colorado, U.S. 192
Table 142: CPV Renewable Completes Tax Equity Financing Of $65 Million For Keenan II Wind Farm In Oklahoma, U.S. 193
Table 143: Horizon Wind To Invest $450 Million For Top Crop Wind Farm In Illinois, U.S. 194
Table 144: Blue Diamond Ventures Announces Project Financing For Huerfano Wind Power Project In Colorado, U.S 195
Table 145: Gallop Acquires Flat Water Wind Farm Project From JW Prairie Wind 196
Table 146: enXco Completes Project Financing Of $450 Million For Lakefield Wind Farm Project In Minnesota, U.S. 197
Table 147: Xinjiang Goldwind Science Invests $11 Million For Uilk Wind Project In Minnesota, U.S. 198
Table 148: CCAP Completes Bridge Financing Of $5 Million For Grayland Wind Farm Project In Washington, U.S. 199
Table 149: Cape & Vineyard Electric Receives $0.20 Million Grant For Wind Power Project In Brewster, Massachusetts, U.S. 200
Table 150: Bay Path Regional Receives $0.4 Million Grant For Wind Power Project In Massachusetts, U.S. 201
Table 151: Camelot Wind Receives $0.24 Million Grant For Camelot Wind Power Project In Massachusetts, U.S. 202
Table 152: Masonic Health Receives $0.27 Million Grant For Wind Power Project In Massachusetts, U.S. 203
Table 153: Town Of Milton Receives $0.4 Million Grant For Milton Wind Power Project In Massachusetts, U.S. 204
Table 154: Cape & Vineyard Electric Receives $0.20 Million Grant For Wind Power Project In Harwich, Massachusetts, U.S. 205
Table 155: First Wind Completes Project Financing Of $116 Million For Stetson II Wind Farm, U.S. 206
Table 156: US Wind Force To Invest $130 Million For Pinnacle Wind Farm In West Virginia, U.S. 207
Table 157: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, Major Products and Services 210
Table 158: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, SWOT Analysis 210
Table 159: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, Subsidiaries 215
Table 160: Duke Energy Corporation, Major Products and Services 218
Table 161: Duke Energy Corporation, SWOT Analysis 218
Table 162: Duke Energy Corporation, Subsidiaries 223
Table 163: GE Energy, Major Products and Services 227
Table 164: GE Energy, SWOT Analysis 230
Table 165: GE Energy, Other Locations 237
Table 166: MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, Major Products and Services 240
Table 167: MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, SWOT Analysis 241
Table 168: MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, Subsidiaries 246
Table 169: Invenergy LLC, Major Products and Services 248
Table 170: Invenergy LLC, SWOT Analysis 249
Table 171: Invenergy LLC, Other Locations 253
Table 172: Invenergy LLC, Subsidiaries 253
Table 173: Abbreviations 254

List of Chart


Figure 1: Global Wind Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 19
Figure 2: Global Power Market, Installed Capacity by Technologies (MW), 2000 2020 21
Figure 3: Global Power Market, Installed Capacity Split by Technologies, MW, 2009 23
Figure 4: Global Renewable Power Market Installed Capacity (MW), 2000 2020 27
Figure 5: Global Renewable Power Market Installed Capacity Spilt by Technology, MW, 2009 29
Figure 6: Global Carbon Emission, Million Metric Tones (Mtoe). 2001-2009 31
Figure 7: Global Wind Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 33
Figure 8: Global Wind Market. Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 35
Figure 9: United States Power Market, Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, MW, 2001-2020 38
Figure 10: United States Power Market, Power Generation by Fuel Type, GWh, 2001-2020 40
Figure 11: United States Renewable Power Market Including Hydro, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 43
Figure 12: United States Renewable Power Market Including Hydro, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 45
Figure 13: United States Wind Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, MW, 2001-2020 47
Figure 14: United States Wind Power Market, Power Generation, GWh, 2001-2020 49
Figure 15: United States Wind Power Market, Market Share of Major Turbine Manufacturers, 2009 53
Figure 16: The US Renewable Energy Market, Regulatory Framework, Federal Financial Incentives 54
Figure 17: US Wind Market, Deal Value versus Deal Volume Analysis, 2004-2009 64

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