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Residential Portable Generator Market in the US 2015-2019

Residential Portable Generator Market in the US 2015-2019

About Portable Generator

A generator is a device that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy. Mechanical energy is generated from an internal combustion engine that uses fuel as an energy source. Generators provide backup power for industries, commercial offices, residences, construction sites, and workshops. Based on size, residential generators can be categorized into portable and stationary generators. Portable generators can be easily moved from one place to the other, making it suitable for residential applications. They provide a power output ranging between 500 W and 18 kW. Residential generators can be further divided on the basis of the type of fuels used. These generators use gasoline and gas as fuel to generate electricity. They are used for camping, tailgating parties, and residential emergency backup.

Technavio's analysts forecast the residential portable generator market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 9.46% over the period 2015-2019.

Covered in this Report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the residential portable generator market in the US for the period 2015-2019. For ascertaining the market size and vendor share, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of portable generators.

Technavio's report, Residential Portable Generator Market in the US 2015-2019, 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 in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Vendors

  • Briggs & Stratton
  • Generac Holdings
  • Honda Motor
  • Kohler
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Champion Power Equipment
  • Eaton
  • Honeywell International
  • Multiquip
  • Powerdyne International
  • Pramac
  • Scott's Emergency Lighting and Power Generation
  • Winco
Market Driver
  • Power Outage Issues Due to Natural Disaster
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Challenge
  • Stringent Emission Norms
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • Cleaner Alternative Fuels Gaining Traction
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 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?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Residential Portable Generator Market in the US 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the residential portable generator market in the US: Briggs and Stratton Corp., Generac Holdings Inc., Honda Power Equipment Ltd. And Kohler Co.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Champion Power Equipment, Eaton, Honeywell International, Multiquip, Powerdyne International, Pramac, Scott's Emergency lighting and Power Generation and Winco

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Cleaner alternative fuels gaining traction is one of the key trends upcoming in the market. Governments worldwide are encouraging the use of alternative, low-carbon, and clean fuels by imposing strict emission norms. This has led several manufacturers to come up with portable generators that use clean fuels.”

According to the report, residential portable generators are easy to handle and can be easily transported from one place to another. These generators are highly effective in situations where power backup is required for a short period for low voltage appliances.

Further, the report states that portable generators are designed with lower capacity range to fulfill the demand for power during emergency situations lasting for only a few hours. These generators are mostly used for intermittent purposes when the power requirement is low.

Companies Mentioned

Briggs and Stratton Corp., Generac Holdings Inc., Honda Power Equipment Ltd, Kohler Co, Champion Power Equipment, Eaton, Honeywell International, Multiquip, Powerdyne International, Pramac, Scott's Emergency lighting and Power Generation, Winco

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
      • Table Market Size Calculation
    • Product Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Table Types of Residential Generator
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • Table Residential Portable Generator Market in US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Type
    • Market Segmentation by Type of Fuel Used
      • Table Residential Portable Generator Market in US: Type of Fuel Used
      • Table Residential Portable Generator Market in US by Type of Fuel Used 2014-2019
    • Gasoline Residential Portable Generator Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Gasoline Residential Portable Generator Market in US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Gas Residential Portable Generator Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Gas Residential Portable Generator Market in US 2014-2019 ($ millions)
  • Market Segmentation by Product Range
    • Residential Portable Generator Market in US by Product Range
      • Table Residential Portable Generator Market by Product Range 2014-2019
    • Residential Portable Generator Market in US: Less than 3 kW
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Residential Portable Generator Market in US: Less than 3 kW 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Residential Portable Generator Market in US: 3.1 kW to 8 kW
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Residential Portable Generator Market in US: 3.1 kW to 8 kW 2014-2019 ($ millions)
    • Residential Portable Generator Market in US: Above 8.1 kW
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Residential Portable Generator Market in US: above 8.1 kW 2014-2019 ($ millions)
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
      • Table Key Vendors
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Briggs and Stratton
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Briggs and Stratton: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table Briggs and Stratton: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ millions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Briggs and Stratton: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Generac Holdings
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Generac Holdings: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Generac Holdings: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ millions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Generac Holdings: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Honda Power Equipment
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Kohler
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table Kohler: Business Segmentation 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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