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Renewable Energy in the United Kingdom


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Renewable Energy in the United Kingdom

Summary

Renewable Energy in the United Kingdom industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2012-16, and forecast to 2021). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United Kingdom renewable energy market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

  • The renewable energy market consists of the net generation of electricity through renewable sources. It is divided into five segments, these being hydroelectricity; wind energy; solar, tide and wave energy; electricity generated through biomass and waste; and geothermal energy. The volume of the market is calculated as the net volume of electricity produced through renewable means in terawatt hours (TWh), and the market value has been calculated according to an average of annual domestic and industrial retail prices per kWH, inclusive of applicable taxes. Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2016 annual average exchange rates.
  • The UK renewable energy market had total revenues of $16.7bn in 2016, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 24.4% between 2012 and 2016.
  • Market consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 18.8% between 2012-2016, to reach a total of 80.2 TWh in 2016.
  • Growth will be boosted by plans to stop the sale of petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, a step that should raise the demand for renewable sources to be used for electric cars.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the renewable energy market in the United Kingdom
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the renewable energy market in the United Kingdom
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key renewable energy market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United Kingdom renewable energy market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United Kingdom renewable energy market by value in 2016?
  • What will be the size of the United Kingdom renewable energy market in 2021?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United Kingdom renewable energy market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up the United Kingdom's renewable energy market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Centrica plc
Electricite de France (EDF)
RWE AG
Scottish and Southern Energy plc
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: United Kingdom renewable energy market value: $ billion, 2012-16
Table 2: United Kingdom renewable energy market volume: TWh, 2012-16
Table 3: United Kingdom renewable energy market category segmentation: TWh, 2016
Table 4: United Kingdom renewable energy market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2016
Table 5: United Kingdom renewable energy market value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Table 6: United Kingdom renewable energy market volume forecast: TWh, 2016-21
Table 7: Centrica plc: key facts
Table 8: Centrica plc: key financials ($)
Table 9: Centrica plc: key financials (£)
Table 10: Centrica plc: key financial ratios
Table 11: Electricite de France (EDF): key facts
Table 12: Electricite de France (EDF): key financials ($)
Table 13: Electricite de France (EDF): key financials (€)
Table 14: Electricite de France (EDF): key financial ratios
Table 15: RWE AG: key facts
Table 16: RWE AG: key financials ($)
Table 17: RWE AG: key financials (€)
Table 18: RWE AG: key financial ratios
Table 19: Scottish and Southern Energy plc: key facts
Table 20: Scottish and Southern Energy plc: key financials ($)
Table 21: Scottish and Southern Energy plc: key financials (£)
Table 22: Scottish and Southern Energy plc: key financial ratios
Table 23: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2012-16
Table 24: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 25: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 26: United Kingdom inflation, 2012-16
Table 27: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2012-16
Table 28: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2012-16
List of Figures
Figure 1: United Kingdom renewable energy market value: $ billion, 2012-16
Figure 2: United Kingdom renewable energy market volume: TWh, 2012-16
Figure 3: United Kingdom renewable energy market category segmentation: % share, by volume, 2016
Figure 4: United Kingdom renewable energy market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2016
Figure 5: United Kingdom renewable energy market value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Figure 6: United Kingdom renewable energy market volume forecast: TWh, 2016-21
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the renewable energy market in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the renewable energy market in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the renewable energy market in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the renewable energy market in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the renewable energy market in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the renewable energy market in the United Kingdom, 2016
Figure 13: Centrica plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Centrica plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Electricite de France (EDF): revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Electricite de France (EDF): assets & liabilities
Figure 17: RWE AG: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: RWE AG: assets & liabilities
Figure 19: Scottish and Southern Energy plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 20: Scottish and Southern Energy plc: assets & liabilities

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