Global Small Wind Turbine Market 2014-2018

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Published : Jul-2014
No. of Pages : 70

Report Description

Wind turbines convert wind energy into electrical or kinetic energy. Small wind turbines are used for the micro-generation of energy mainly to small-scale commercial customers and residential customers. The blades of small wind turbines are usually 2-8 m in diameter. These turbines can generate between 0.01 KW and 100 KW of power. Small wind turbines are used to meet small-scale energy demands from end-users such as residential customers, schools, small commercial and industrial facilities, telecommunications providers, farms and ranches, and small communities .

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global Small Wind Turbine market will grow at a CAGR of 18.7 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Covered in this Report

The Global Small Wind Turbine market can be categorized on the basis of type into two segments: HAWT and VAWT.

TechNavio’s report, the Global Small Wind Turbine Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Small Wind Turbine market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Regions

  • Americas
  • EMEA
  • APAC

Key Vendors

  • Bergey Windpower Co. Inc.
  • Entegrity Wind System Inc.
  • Northern Power System Inc.
  • XZERES Corp.

Other Prominent Vendors

  • Ampair Energy
  • DyoTech
  • Endurance Wind Power
  • Evance Wind Turbines
  • Fortis Wind Energy
  • Gaia-Wind
  • Kestrel Wind Turbines
  • Polaris America
  • Raum Energy
  • Urban Green Energy
  • Windspire Energy

Key Market Driver

  • Advances in Technology
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Challenge

  • High Initial Investment
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Trend

  • Opportunity to Sell Excess Power to Main Grid
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Questions Answered in this Report

  • What will the market size be in 2018 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?

Table of Contents

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report
03.1 Market Overview
03.2 Product Offerings

04. Market Research Methodology
04.1 Market Research Process
04.2 Research Methodology

05. Introduction
05.1 HAWT
05.2 VAWT

06. Market Landscape
06.1 Market Overview
06.2 Manufacturing Process of Small Wind Turbine
06.3 Development Phase of Small Wind Turbine
06.4 Market Size and Forecast
06.4.1 Market Size and Forecast by Revenue
06.4.2 Market Size and Forecast by Installation
06.4.3 Market Size and Forecast by Units
06.5 Five Forces Analysis

07. Market Segmentation by Type
07.1 Global Small Wind Turbine Market by Type 2013-2018
07.2 Global Small Wind Turbine Market Segmentation by Type 2018
07.3 Global Small Wind Turbine Market by HAWT
07.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.4 Global Small Wind Turbine Market by VAWT
07.4.1 Market Size and Forecast

08. Geographical Segmentation
08.1 Global Small Wind Turbine Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013-2018
08.2 Small Wind Turbine Market in the Americas
08.2.1 Market Size and Forecast by Revenue
08.2.2 Market Size and Forecast by Installation
08.2.3 Market Size and Forecast by Units
08.3 Small Wind Turbine Market in the EMEA Region
08.3.1 Market Size and Forecast by Revenue
08.3.2 Market Size and Forecast by Installation
08.3.3 Market Size and Forecast by Units
08.4 Small Wind Turbine Market in the APAC Region
08.4.1 Market Size and Forecast by Revenue
08.4.2 Market Size and Forecast by Installation
08.4.3 Market Size and Forecast by Units

09. Key Leading Countries
09.1 China
09.2 US
09.3 UK

10. Buying Criteria

11. Market Growth Drivers

12. Drivers and their Impact

13. Market Challenges

14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

15. Market Trends

16. Trends and their Impact

17. Vendor Landscape
17.1 Competitive Scenario
17.2 Other Prominent Vendors

18. Key Vendor Analysis
18.1 Bergey Windpower
18.1.1 Business Overview
18.1.2 Business Segmentation
18.1.3 Key Information
18.1.4 SWOT Analysis
18.2 Entegrity Wind Systems
18.2.1 Business Overview
18.2.2 Business Segmentation
18.2.3 Key Information
18.2.4 SWOT Analysis
18.3 Northern Power Systems
18.3.1 Business Overview
18.3.2 Business Segmentation
18.3.3 Key Information
18.3.4 SWOT Analysis
18.4 XZERES
18.4.1 Business Overview
18.4.2 Business Segmentation
18.4.3 Key Information
18.4.4 SWOT Analysis

19. Other Reports in this Series

List of Exhibits

Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Types of Small Wind Turbine
Exhibit 3: Manufacturing Process of Small Wind Turbine
Exhibit 4: Development Phase of Small Wind Turbine
Exhibit 5: Global Small Wind Turbine Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 6: Global Small Wind Turbine Market 2013-2018 (in MW)
Exhibit 7: Global Small Wind Turbine Market 2013-2018 (in million units)
Exhibit 8: Global Small Wind Turbine Market Segmentation by Type 2013
Exhibit 9: Global Small Wind Turbine Market Segmentation by Type 2018
Exhibit 10: Global Small Wind Turbine Market 2013-2018 (MW)
Exhibit 11: Global Small Wind Turbine Market 2013-2018
Exhibit 12: Global Small Wind Turbine Market by HAWT 2013-2018 (MW)
Exhibit 13: Global Small Wind Turbine Market by VAWT 2013-2018 (MW)
Exhibit 14: Global Small Wind Turbine Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 15: Global Small Wind Turbine Market by Geographical Segmentation 2018
Exhibit 16: Global Small Wind Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 17: Global Small Wind Turbine Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013-2018 (Capacity in MW)
Exhibit 18: Small Wind Turbine Market in the Americas 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 19: Small Wind Turbine Market in the Americas 2013-2018 (in MW)
Exhibit 20: Small Wind Turbine Market in the Americas 2013-2018 (in million units)
Exhibit 21: Small Wind Turbine Market in the EMEA Region 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 22: Small Wind Turbine Market in the EMEA Region 2013-2018 (in MW)
Exhibit 23: Small Wind Turbine Market in the EMEA Region 2013-2018 (in million units)
Exhibit 24: Small Wind Turbine Market in the APAC Region 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 25: Small Wind Turbine Market in the APAC Region 2013-2018 (in MW)
Exhibit 26: Small Wind Turbine Market in the APAC Region 2013-2018 (in million units)
Exhibit 27: Global Small Wind Turbine Market : Key Leading Countries
Exhibit 28: Small Wind Turbine Market in China (MW)
Exhibit 29: Small Wind Turbine Market in the US (MW)
Exhibit 30: Small Wind Turbine Market in the UK (MW)
Exhibit 31: Business segmentation of Bergey Windpower
Exhibit 32: Business segmentation of Entegrity Wind Systems
Exhibit 33: Business segmentation of Northern Power Systems
Exhibit 34: Business segmentation of XZERES

Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report - Global Small Wind Turbine Market 2014-2018

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Small Wind Turbine Market: Bergey Windpower Co. Inc., Entegrity Wind System Inc., Northern Power System Inc., XZERES Corp. , Ampair Energy, DyoTech, Endurance Wind Power, Evance Wind Turbines, Fortis Wind Energy, Gaia-Wind, Kestrel Wind Turbines, Polaris America, Raum Energy, Urban Green Energy , Windspire Energy

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “One of the major trends being witnessed in the Global Small Wind Turbine market is an opportunity to sell excess generated power to the main power grid and thereby offset costs. Many small commercial projects use small wind turbines for their power requirements during the lifespan of the project. During this time, the excess power that is generated can be sold to the main grid, enabling these companies to earn sizable revenue. To generate additional power, many operators are installing high wind turbines (increasing the length of the tower) to capture optimal wind energy”

According to the report, several factors drive the growth of the Global Small Wind Turbine market. Advances in the technology of small wind turbines are one of the most important growth drivers. Many vendors are investing heavily in R&D to reduce the size of the wind turbine's rotor. This will not only increase the efficiency of the turbine, but also reduce the noise generated from the turbine.

Further, the report states that the high initial investment that is required for small wind turbines poses a significant threat to market vendors. Small wind turbines require regular maintenance for proper functionality, which increases the cost for the operator or the vendor. Moreover, the cost of raw materials and the high manufacturing costs of other components increases the overall cost of installation.

The report also includes a discussion of the other vendors operating in this market. The other vendors in the market are

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

Filed in: Energy & Power, Machinery / Equipments / Components
Publisher : Infiniti Research Limited