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Solar Thermal Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2016 - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles

Solar Thermal Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2016 - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles

Summary

Solar Thermal Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2016 - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles” is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information and understanding of the solar thermal power market in US.

The report provides in depth analysis on global renewable power market and global solar thermal power market with forecasts up to 2030. The report analyzes the power market scenario in US (includes conventional thermal, nuclear, large hydro and renewable energy sources) and provides future outlook with forecasts up to 2030. The research details renewable power market outlook in the country (includes hydro, small hydro, biopower and solar thermal) and provides forecasts up to 2030. The report highlights installed capacity and power generation trends from 2006 to 2030 in US solar thermal power market. A detailed coverage of renewable energy policy framework governing the market with specific policies pertaining to solar thermal power is provided in the report. The research also provides company snapshots 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 GlobalData’s team of industry experts.

Scope

The report analyses global renewable power market, global solar thermal power market, US power market, US renewable power market and US solar thermal power market. The scope of the research includes -

  • A brief introduction on global carbon emissions and global primary energy consumption.
  • An overview on global renewable power market, highlighting installed capacity trends, generation trends and installed capacity split by various renewable power sources. The information is covered for the historical period 2006-2015 (unless specified) and forecast period 2015-2030.
  • Renewable power sources include wind (both onshore and offshore), solar photovoltaic (PV), concentrated solar power (CSP), small hydro power (SHP), biomass, biogas and geothermal.
  • Detailed overview of the global solar thermal power market with installed capacity and generation trends, installed capacity split by major solar thermal power countries in 2015.
  • Power market scenario in US and provides detailed market overview, installed capacity and power generation trends by various fuel types (includes thermal conventional, nuclear, large solar thermal and renewable energy sources) with forecasts up to 2030.
  • An overview on US renewable power market, highlighting installed capacity trends (2006-2030), generation trends(2006-2030) and installed capacity split by various renewable power sources in 2015.
  • Detailed overview of US solar thermal power market with installed capacity and generation trends and major active and upcoming solar thermal projects.
  • Deal analysis of US solar thermal power market. Deals are analyzed on the basis of mergers, acquisitions, partnership, asset finance, debt offering, equity offering, private equity (PE) and venture capitalists (VC).
  • Key policies and regulatory framework supporting the development of renewable power sources in general and solar thermal power in particular.
  • Company snapshots of some of the major market participants in the country.
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  • The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner.
  • Identify key growth and investment opportunities in US solar thermal power market.
  • Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data for solar thermal power market.
  • Position yourself to gain the maximum advantage of the industry’s growth potential.
  • Develop strategies based on the latest regulatory events.
  • Identify key partners and business development avenues.
  • Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure, strategy and prospects.


  • Executive Summary
    • Government Support in Conjunction with Technology Development Driving Global Renewable Power Installations
    • Thermal Power is the Dominant Source in the Power Mix
      • Table Figure 1: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Type of Power Plant (%), 2015
    • Renewable Sources Forecast to Witness Maximum Growth
  • Introduction
    • Carbon Emissions, Global, 2001-2015
      • Table Figure 2: Carbon-di-oxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (MT), 2001-2015
      • Table Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (MT), 2001-2015
    • Primary Energy Consumption, Global, 2001-2025
      • Table Figure 3: Global, Primary Energy Consumption, Global (Mtoe), 2001-2025
      • Table Primary Energy Consumption, Global (Mtoe), 2001-2025
    • Solar Thermal Power, Global, Technology Definition and Classification
      • Solar Thermal Power, Technology Definition
      • Parabolic Trough System
      • Central Receiver or Solar Tower System
      • Parabolic Dish or Concentrating Dish System
      • Linear Fresnel Reflectors
    • Report Guidance
  • Renewable Power Market, Global, 2006-2030
    • Renewable Power Market, Global, Overview
    • Renewable Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030
      • Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type, 2006-2030
        • Table Figure 4: Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2006-2030
        • Table Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2006-2030
      • Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, 2015 and. 2030
        • Table Figure 5: Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015 and. 2030
        • Table Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015 and. 2030
      • Renewable Power Market, Global, Comparison among Various Sources, Cumulative Installed Capacity, 2015 - 2030
        • Table Figure 6: Renewable Power Market, Global, Comparison among Various Sources, Cumulative Installed Capacity, 2015-2030
        • Table Renewable Power Market, Global, Source Comparison Based on Installed Capacity, 2015-2030
    • Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030
      • Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation by Source Type, 2006-2030
        • Table Figure 7: Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation by Source Type (GWh), 2006-2030
        • Table Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation by Source Type (GWh), 2006-2030
      • Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, Source Comparison Based on Power Generation, 2015-2030
        • Table Figure 8: Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, Source Comparison Based on Power Generation, 2015-2030
        • Table Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, Source Comparison Based on Power Generation, 2015-2030
    • Renewable Power Market, Global, LCOE Comparison of Power Generating Sources, 2014-2015
      • Table Renewable Power Market, Global, Assumptions for LCOE Calculation
      • Table Figure 9: Renewable Power Market, Global, LCOE Comparison of Power-generating Sources ($/kWh), 2014-2015
      • Table Renewable Power Market, Global, LCOE Comparison of Power-generating Sources ($/kWh), 2014-2015
  • Solar Thermal Market, Global, 2006-2030
    • Solar Thermal Power Market, Global, Overview
    • Solar Thermal Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2001-2025
      • Table Figure 10: Solar Thermal Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030
      • Table Solar Thermal Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030
      • Solar Thermal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Region, 2015 and 2030
        • Table Figure 11: Solar Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030
        • Table Solar Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030
        • Table Figure 12: Solar Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030
        • Table Solar Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030
    • Solar Thermal Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030
      • Table Figure 13: Solar Thermal Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030
      • Table Solar Thermal Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030
      • Solar Thermal Market, Global, Generation Share by Country, 2015 and 2030
        • Table Figure 14: Solar Thermal Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030
        • Table Solar Thermal Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030
  • Power Market, US, 2006-2030
    • Power Market, US, Overview
    • Power Market, US, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030
      • Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, 2006-2030
        • Table Figure 15: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type(MW), 2006-2030
        • Table Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type(MW), 2006-2030
      • Power Market, US, Share in Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, 2015 and 2030
        • Table Figure 16: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015-2030
        • Table Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015 and 2030
    • Power Market, US, Power Generation, 2006-2030
      • Table Figure 17: Power Market, US, Power Generation by Fuel Type (GWh), 2006-2030
      • Table Power Market, US, Power Generation by Fuel Type (GWh), 2006-2030
  • Renewable Power Market, US, 2006-2030
    • Renewable Power Market, US, Overview
    • Renewable Power Market, US, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030
      • Renewable Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type, 2006-2030
        • Table Figure 18: Renewable Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2006-2030
        • Table Renewable Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2006-2030
      • Renewable Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, 2015 and 2030
        • Table Figure 19: Renewable Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015 and 2030
        • Table Renewable Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015 and 2030
    • Renewable Power Market, US, Power Generation, 2006-2030
      • Table Figure 20: Renewable Power Market, US, Power Generation by Source Type (GWh), 2006-2030
      • Table Renewable Power Market, US, Power Generation by Source Type (GWh), 2006-2030
  • Solar Thermal Market, US, 2006-2030
    • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Overview
    • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030
      • Table Figure 21: Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030
      • Table Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030
    • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Power Generation, 2006-2030
      • Table Figure 22: Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030
      • Table Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030
    • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Project Based Analysis, 2015
      • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Major Active Plants, 2015
        • Table Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Major Active Plants, 2015
    • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Investment Trends, 2015
      • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value, 2006-2015
        • Table Figure 23: Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006-2015
        • Table Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006-2015
      • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Split by Deal Type, 2015
        • Table Figure 24: Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Split by Deal Type (%), 2015
        • Table Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Deals by Type, 2015
  • Power Market, US, Regulatory Scenario
    • Overview
    • Federal Initiatives
      • Energy Independence and Security Act, 2007
      • Energy Improvement and Extension Act, 2008
      • American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, 2009
      • Production Tax Credits
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, US, Production Tax Credit ($/kWh), 2015
      • Investment Tax Credits
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, US, Production Tax Credit, 2015
      • Manufacturing Tax Credit
      • Rural Energy for America Program: Grants
      • Tribal Energy Program Grant
      • Clean Renewable Energy Bonds
      • Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds
      • US Department of Energy - Loan Guarantee Program
      • Modified Accelerated Cost Recovery System
      • Green Power Purchasing Goal
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, US, Green Power Purchasing Goal (%), 2016-2025
      • Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit
    • Federal Initiatives for Solar Power
      • Solar America Initiative
      • SunShot Initiative
    • Federal Initiatives for Wind Power
    • Federal Initiatives for Biopower and Biofuels
      • Energy Policy Act - Alternative Fuels
      • Biorefinery Assistance Program
      • Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990
    • State-Level Incentives
      • Overview
      • Renewable Portfolio Standards
        • Table Renewable Power, US, Renewable Portfolio Standards, State Targets, 2016
      • Renewable Energy Certificates
      • Public Benefits Funds for Renewable Energy
      • Interconnection Standards
      • Net Metering
      • Property Assessed Clean Energy
    • Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Iowa
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Iowa
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Iowa
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Iowa
    • Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Minnesota
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Minnesota
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Minnesota
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, Minnesota
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, Minnesota
    • Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Washington
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Washington
        • Table Figure 25: Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Renewable Energy Standards (%), 2012 and onward
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Renewable Energy Standards (%), 2012 and onward
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Member-Owned Renewable Energy Program Rate ($/kWh), 2010-2017
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Washington
    • Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Colorado
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Colorado
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, Colorado, Capital Cost Threshold Rates, 2014
    • Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Texas
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Texas
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Texas
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Texas
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, Texas
    • Renewable Energy Policy Framework, California
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, California
        • Table Renewable Energy, Feed-in Tariffs, Marin County - California, 2016
        • Table Renewable Energy, Feed-in Tariffs, Los Angeles - California, 2016
        • Table Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff Multiplier, Los Angeles - California, 2016
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, California
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, California, Go Solar Campaign Program Components, 2007-2016
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative Program Budget ($m), 2007-2016
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative Rebate Levels by Incentive Step and Rebate Type, 2012
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative, Details by Incentive Type, 2013
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, California
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, California
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Geothermal, California
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, California
    • Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Nevada
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Nevada
        • Table Figure 26: Renewable Energy Market, Nevada, Renewable Portfolio Standards (%), 2005 and onward
        • Table Renewable Portfolio Standard, Nevada (%), 2005 and onward
    • Renewable Energy Policy Framework, New Jersey
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, New Jersey
        • Table Renewable Energy Market, New Jersey, Renewable Portfolio Standards (%), 2004 onward
      • Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, New Jersey
        • Table Solar Alternative Compliance Payment ($/MWh), New Jersey, 2008-2016
  • Solar Thermal Power Market, US, Company Profiles
    • Company Snapshot: NRG Energy, Inc.
      • NRG Energy, Inc. - Company Overview
      • NRG Energy, Inc. - Business Description
      • NRG Energy, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
      • NRG Energy, Inc. - Major Products and Services
        • Table NRG Energy, Inc., Major Products and Services
      • NRG Energy, Inc. - Head Office
    • Company Snapshot: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
      • NextEra Energy Resources, LLC - Company Overview
      • NextEra Energy Resources, LLC - Business Description
      • NextEra Energy Resources, LLC - SWOT Analysis
      • NextEra Energy Resources, LLC - Major Products and Services
        • Table NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, Major Products and Services
      • NextEra Energy Resources, LLC - Head Office
    • Company Snapshot: Florida Power & Light Company
      • Florida Power & Light Company - Company Overview
      • Florida Power & Light Company - Business Description
      • Florida Power & Light Company - SWOT Analysis
      • Florida Power & Light Company - Major Products and Services
        • Table Florida Power & Light Company, Major Products and Services
      • Florida Power & Light Company - Head Office
    • Company Snapshot: BrightSource Energy, Inc.
      • BrightSource Energy, Inc. - Company Overview
      • BrightSource Energy, Inc. - Major Products and Services
        • Table BrightSource Energy, Inc., Major Products and Services
      • BrightSource Energy, Inc. - Head Office
    • Company Snapshot: Acciona Energia, S.A.
      • Acciona Energia, S.A. - Company Overview
      • Acciona Energia, S.A. - Business Description
      • Acciona Energia, S.A. - SWOT Analysis
      • Acciona Energia, S.A. - Major Products and Services
        • Table Acciona Energia, S.A., Major Products and Services
      • Acciona Energia, S.A. - Head Office
  • Appendix
    • Market Definitions
    • Abbreviations
      • Table Abbreviations
    • Bibliography
    • Contact Us
    • Disclaimer

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