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Global Biomass Power Generation Market 2018-2022

Global Biomass Power Generation Market 2018-2022

About Biomass Power Generation

Biomass power is the carbon-neutral electricity generated from biomass feedstock, a carbon-rich waste from human and natural activities. In biomass power plants, the biomass feedstock is burned to produce steam that runs a turbine to generate electricity.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global biomass power generation market to grow at a CAGR of 6.38% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global biomass power generation market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Biomass Power Generation Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Ameresco
  • Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises
  • Drax Group
  • Enviva Partners
  • John Wood Group
Market driver
  • Growing need for cleaner energy
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Increased project and feedstock costs
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Advances in technology
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global renewable energy market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market definition
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global biomass power generation market – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (GW)
      • Table Global biomass power generation market – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by feedstock
    • Segmentation by feedstock
      • Table Feedstock – Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by feedstock
      • Table Comparison by feedstock
    • Agricultural and wood residue – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Agricultural and wood residue – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (GW)
      • Table Agricultural and wood residue – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Municipal waste – Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Municipal waste – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (GW)
      • Table Municipal waste – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by feedstock
      • Table Market opportunity by feedstock
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Regional – Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (GW)
      • Table EMEA – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (GW)
      • Table Americas – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 (GW)
      • Table APAC – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Global renewable electricity generation 2002-2016 (TWh)
    • Market challenges
      • Table Global crude oil price 2012-2017 ($/bbl)*
  • Market trends
    • Advances in technology
    • Increase in use of wood biomass for distributed energy generation
    • Decline in coal power
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive Scenario
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Ameresco
      • Table Ameresco: Overview
      • Table Ameresco – Business segments
      • Table Ameresco – Organizational developments
      • Table Ameresco – Geographic focus
      • Table Ameresco – Segment focus
      • Table Ameresco – Key offerings
    • Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises
      • Table Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises: Overview
      • Table Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises – Business segments
      • Table Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises – Organizational developments
      • Table Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises – Geographic focus
      • Table Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises – Segment focus
      • Table Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises – Key offerings
    • Drax Group
      • Table Drax Group: Overview
      • Table Drax Group – Business segments
      • Table Drax Group – Organizational developments
      • Table Drax Group – Segment focus
      • Table Drax Group – Key offerings
    • Enviva Partners
      • Table Enviva Partners: Overview
      • Table Enviva Partners – Business segments
      • Table Enviva Partners – Organizational developments
      • Table Enviva Partners– Geographic focus*
      • Table Enviva Partners– Key offerings
    • John Wood Group
      • Table John Wood Group overview
      • Table John Wood Group – Business segments
      • Table John Wood Group – Organizational developments
      • Table John Wood Group – Geographic focus
      • Table John Wood Group – Segment focus
      • Table John Wood Group – Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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