Market Overview

Global Hydropower Market by Type and Geography - Analysis of Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2023 -


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Hydropower Market - Analysis of Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2018 -
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One of the greatest challenges for the nations across the world in the
21st century is ensuring the availability of low-carbon, affordable, and
secure energy. Hydropower has been and can continue to be a substantial
contributor toward meeting that challenge.

Although the hydropower industry exhibited significant growth over the
past century, the factors that led to its historical growth rates are
different than the contemporary opportunities and challenges being faced
by the industry.

Continued efforts to lower costs, increase efficiencies, and incorporate
the principles of environmental sustainability through technical
innovation, are likely to determine the scale at which hydropower
contributes to the energy mix of the future.

Key Highlights

  • Accelerating Growth in Renewable Sources of Energy
  • Pumped Storage - Picking up Pace in the Market
  • China - A Leader in the Hydropower Sector

Notable Developments in the Market

  • Jan 2018: German engineering firm Voith Hydro upgraded two ageing
    hydropower plants (HPPs) in Sweden, by increasing their efficiency and
    making them more environmentally compatible. Following the revamp, the
    power production capacity of the Semla 4 plant in the municipality of
    Fagersta has increased by a third, to 15 GWh.

Key Topics Covered

1. Executive Summary

2. Research Methodology

3. Global Hydropower Market Overview

4. Market Dynamics

5. Value Chain Analysis

6. Porter's Five Forces Analysis

7. Global Hydropower Market Analysis - By Type

8. Global Hydropower Market Analysis - By Geography

9. Key Company Analysis

  • Acciona SA
  • Agder Energi AS
  • Andritz Hydro
  • BC Hydro and Power Authority
  • Centrais Eltricas Brasileiras SA
  • China Yangtze Power Co. Ltd.
  • Duke Energy Corp.
  • GE
  • RusHydro
  • Voith Hydro

10. Competitive Landscape

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