Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market 2014-2018

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Published : Jul-2014
No. of Pages : 76

Report Description

A wind turbine rotor blade is fundamental component of a wind turbine. The rotor forms the central part of the turbine and consists of multiple rotor blades attached to a hub. The rotor blades act as a motor in the turbine and extract energy by capturing wind energy and converting it into the rotation of the hub. The most common rotor consists of a horizontal axis with three blades with a diameter ranging from 37-128 meters.

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade market will grow at a CAGR of 14.5 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Covered in this Report

The Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade market can be categorized on the basis of diameter size into four segments: 37-60 meters, 61-75 meters, 76-90 meters, and over 90 meters.

TechNavio’s report, the Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade 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 Wind Turbine Rotor Blade 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

  • Enercon GmbH
  • Gamesa Corporación Tecnológica SA
  • LM Wind Power Holding A/S
  • Nordex SE
  • Vestas Wind System A/S

Other Prominent Vendors

  • ACCIONA SA
  • Aeroblade SA
  • Dewind Co.
  • EUROS Entwicklungsgesellschaft für Windkraftanlagen GmbH
  • FlexSys Inc.
  • Guodian United Power Technology Co.
  • Inox Wind Ltd.
  • KM Co. Ltd.
  • PowerBlades GmbH
  • Siemens Wind Power A/S
  • SINOI GmbH
  • Sinomatech Wind Power Blade Co. Ltd.
  • Sulzon Energy Ltd.
  • Tecnologia e Sistemas Avancados Ltda
  • TPI Composites Inc.
  • Wuxi Turbine Blade Co. Ltd.
  • Zhonghang Hui Teng Windpower Equipment Co. Ltd.

Key Market Driver

  • Increased Government Support for Wind Energy Projects
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Challenge

  • High Cost of Offshore Wind Tower Installation
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Trend

  • Increasing Investment in R&D
  • 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

06. Market Landscape
06.1 Global Wind Energy Market
06.1.1 Present Scenario
06.2 Cost Break-up of Wind Turbine Components
06.3 Wind Rotor Blade Development Stage
06.4 Manufacturing Process of Wind Rotor Blade
06.5 Market Size and Forecast
06.5.1 Market Size and Forecast by Revenue
06.5.2 Market Size and Forecast by Installation
06.6 Five Forces Analysis

07. Market Segmentation by Blade Diameter Size
07.1 Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Blade Diameter Size 2013-2018
07.2 Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by 37-60 Meter Segment
07.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.3 Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market in the 61-75 Meter
07.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.4 Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by 76-90 Meter
07.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.5 Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Over 90 Meter
07.5.1 Market Size and Forecast

08. Geographical Segmentation
08.1 Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013-2018
08.2 Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market in the APAC Region
08.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
08.3 Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market in the EMEA Region
08.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
08.4 Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market in the Americas
08.4.1 Market Size and Forecast

09. Key Leading Countries
09.1 China
09.2 Germany

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
17.1.1 Key News
17.2 Other Prominent Vendors

18. Key Vendor Analysis
18.1 Enercon GmbH
18.1.1 Business Overview
18.1.2 Business Segmentation
18.1.3 Key Information
18.1.4 SWOT Analysis
18.2 Gamesa Corporación Tecnológica S.A.
18.2.1 Business Overview
18.2.2 Business Segmentation
18.2.3 Revenue by Region
18.2.4 Key Information
18.2.5 SWOT Analysis
18.3 LM Wind Power Holding A/S
18.3.1 Business Overview
18.3.2 Key Information
18.3.3 SWOT Analysis
18.4 Nordex SE
18.4.1 Business Overview
18.4.2 Business Segmentation
18.4.3 Key Business Strategies
18.4.4 Key Information
18.4.5 SWOT Analysis
18.5 Vestas Wind Systems A/S
18.5.1 Business Overview
18.5.2 Revenue by Geography
18.5.3 Key Information
18.5.4 SWOT Analysis

19. Other Reports in this Series

List of Exhibits

Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Global Wind Energy Market 2013-2018 (GW)
Exhibit 3: Global Wind Energy Installation: Onshore and Offshore 2013-2018
Exhibit 4: Schematic Representation of Wind Turbine
Exhibit 5: Cost Break-up of Wind Turbine Components
Exhibit 6: Wind Rotor Blade Development Stage
Exhibit 7: Manufacturing Process of Wind Rotor Blade
Exhibit 8: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 9: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Installation 2013-2018 (Units)
Exhibit 10: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Blade Diameter Size 2013-2018
Exhibit 11: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by 37-60 meter Segment 2013-2018 (Units)
Exhibit 12: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by the 61-75 Meter Segment 2013-2018 (Units)
Exhibit 13: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by the 76-90 Meter Segment 2013-2018 (Units)
Exhibit 14: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by the Over 90 Meter Segment 2013-2018 (Units)
Exhibit 15: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 16: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Geographical Segmentation 2018
Exhibit 17: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013-2018 (units)
Exhibit 18: Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013-2018
Exhibit 19: Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market in the APAC Region 2013-2018 (Units)
Exhibit 20: Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market in the EMEA Region 2013-2018 (in Units)
Exhibit 21: Country-wise Wind Turbine Installations (MW)
Exhibit 22: Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market in the Americas 2013-2018 (in GW)
Exhibit 23: Country-wise Annual Wind Installation in the Americas 2013 (in MW)
Exhibit 24: Global Wind Energy Consumption Trend 2008-2012 (TWh)
Exhibit 25: Global Cumulative Offshore Wind Installation 2011-2013 (MW)
Exhibit 26: Business Segmentation of Enercon GmbH
Exhibit 27: Business Segmentation of Gamesa Corporación Tecnológica S.A.
Exhibit 28: Revenue by Region of Gamesa Corporación Tecnológica S.A.
Exhibit 29: Business Segmentation of Nordex SE
Exhibit 30: Key Business Strategies of Nordex SE
Exhibit 31: Revenue by Geography of Vestas Wind Systems A/S 2013

Press Release

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

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade Market : Enercon GmbH, Gamesa Corporación Tecnológica SA, LM Wind Power Holding A/S, Nordex SE, Vestas Wind System A/S, ACCIONA SA, Aeroblade SA, Dewind Co., EUROS Entwicklungsgesellschaft für Windkraftanlagen GmbH, FlexSys Inc., Guodian United Power Technology Co., Inox Wind Ltd., KM Co. Ltd., PowerBlades GmbH, Siemens Wind Power A/S, SINOI GmbH, Sinomatech Wind Power Blade Co. Ltd., Sulzon Energy Ltd., Tecnologia e Sistemas Avancados Ltda, TPI Composites Inc., Wuxi Turbine Blade Co. Ltd., Zhonghang Hui Teng Windpower Equipment Co. Ltd.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “Companies worldwide are keen on developing innovative products in the Wind Energy industry to optimize the level of output. Vendors in the market are investing in R&D to reduce the weight of the rotor blades. For instance, Siemens has manufactured a blade from glass fiber-reinforced epoxy resin and balsa wood using a patented integral blade process; this does not have seams, glued joints, or adhesives, which reduces the overall weight of the blade”

According to the report, several factors drive the growth of the Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade market. Government support for wind energy projects is one of the most important growth drivers. In comparison to the early stages of development of the Wind Energy industry in 1991, the amount of support offered by governments across countries in recent years has been enormous in terms of policies, incentives, and subsidies.

Further, the report states that offshore wind installation will require a high level of expertise and considerable financial support as the size of the turbine depends on the depth of the water. Moreover, offshore rotor blade installation will increase the installation time and cost for the vendors. Potential risk to the environment is another challenge faced by the Global Wind Turbine Rotor Blade market.

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
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