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Research and Markets: Leading Renewable Technologies in the US - 2012 SWOT Analysis


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Leading Renewable Technologies in the US - SWOT Analysis" report to their offering.

The use of renewable energy is growing every year around the world. While the United States remains one of the biggest users of renewable energy resources, there are many factors that are nevertheless acting as barriers to the growth of the renewable energy industry in the US.

It is estimated that by the end of 2010, the US was deriving more than 12 percent of its electricity from renewable energy sources. The leading sources of renewable energy in the US include wind power, solar power, geothermal, biomass, and small hydropower.

With the renewable energy industry growing at a fast pace in the US, there are still many factors which need to be addressed in order for the industry to grow further.

Taiyou Research's SWOT analysis on the Leading Renewable Technologies in the US takes into consideration all these factors and presents a comprehensive Strengths & Weaknesses/Opportunities & Threats profile of the top renewable energy resources - wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, and small hydropower - in the United States.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. Profile of the US Renewable Industry

2.1 Market Profile

2.2 Why the US Needs Renewables?

2.3 Trends in the Market

2.4 Market Impacts

2.5 Growth Opportunities

2.6 Challenges Facing the Market

2.7 Integrating Renewable Energy in the US

2.8 Competition in the Industry

3. Leading Renewable Technologies in the US - SWOT Analysis

3.1 Wind Power

3.2 Solar Power

3.3 Biomass Energy

3.4 Geothermal Energy

3.5 Small Hydropower

4. Conclusion: Key Take-Aways from the SWOTs

5. Glossary

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Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
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Sector: Energy and Natural Resources

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