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Renewable Energy in the United States

Renewable Energy in the United States

Summary

Renewable Energy in the United States 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 States 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 US renewable energy market had total revenues of $71.2bn in 2016, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.8% between 2012 and 2016.
  • Market consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 4.8% between 2012-2016, to reach a total of 613.1 TWh in 2016.
  • A comprehensive study by the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) shows that the U.S. can generate most of its electricity from renewable energy by 2050.
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 States
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the renewable energy market in the United States
  • 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 States renewable energy market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United States renewable energy market by value in 2016?
  • What will be the size of the United States renewable energy market in 2021?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United States renewable energy market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up the United States'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
Duke Energy Corporation
Exelon Corporation
NextEra Energy, Inc.
The Southern Company
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: United States renewable energy market value: $ billion, 2012-16
Table 2: United States renewable energy market volume: TWh, 2012-16
Table 3: United States renewable energy market category segmentation: TWh, 2016
Table 4: United States renewable energy market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2016
Table 5: United States renewable energy market value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Table 6: United States renewable energy market volume forecast: TWh, 2016-21
Table 7: Duke Energy Corporation: key facts
Table 8: Duke Energy Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 9: Duke Energy Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 10: Exelon Corporation: key facts
Table 11: Exelon Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 12: Exelon Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 13: NextEra Energy, Inc.: key facts
Table 14: NextEra Energy, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 15: NextEra Energy, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 16: The Southern Company: key facts
Table 17: The Southern Company: key financials ($)
Table 18: The Southern Company: key financial ratios
Table 19: United States size of population (million), 2012-16
Table 20: United States gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 21: United States gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 22: United States inflation, 2012-16
Table 23: United States consumer price index (absolute), 2012-16
Table 24: United States exchange rate, 2012-15
List of Figures
Figure 1: United States renewable energy market value: $ billion, 2012-16
Figure 2: United States renewable energy market volume: TWh, 2012-16
Figure 3: United States renewable energy market category segmentation: % share, by volume, 2016
Figure 4: United States renewable energy market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2016
Figure 5: United States renewable energy market value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Figure 6: United States renewable energy market volume forecast: TWh, 2016-21
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the renewable energy market in the United States, 2016
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the renewable energy market in the United States, 2016
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the renewable energy market in the United States, 2016
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the renewable energy market in the United States, 2016
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the renewable energy market in the United States, 2016
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the renewable energy market in the United States, 2016
Figure 13: Duke Energy Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Duke Energy Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Exelon Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Exelon Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: NextEra Energy, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: NextEra Energy, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 19: The Southern Company: revenues & profitability
Figure 20: The Southern Company: assets & liabilities

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