Solar Photovoltaic (PV) in the United Kingdom, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2019 – Capacity, Generation, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles

"Solar PV in the UK, Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2019 – Capacity, Generation, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles” is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information and understanding of the solar PV market in the UK.

The research details renewable power market outlook in the country (includes wind, small hydro, biopower and solar PV) and provides forecasts up to 2030. The report highlights installed capacity and power generation trends from 2010 to 2030 in the UK solar PV market. A detailed coverage of renewable energy policy framework governing the market with specific policies pertaining to solar PV is provided in the report. The research also provides company snapshots of some of the major market participants.

The report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, secondary research and in-house analysis by GlobalData’s team of industry experts.

Scope

The report analyses the UK renewable power market and the UK solar PV market. The scope of the research includes -

  • A brief introduction on global carbon emissions and global primary energy consumption.
  • An overview on the UK renewable power market, highlighting installed capacity trends (2010-2030), generation trends(2010-2030) and installed capacity split by various renewable power sources in 2018.
  • Detailed overview of the UK solar PV market with installed capacity and generation trends and major active and upcoming solar PV projects.
  • Deal analysis of the UK solar PV power market. Deals are analyzed on the basis of mergers, acquisitions, partnership, asset finance, debt offering, equity offering, private equity (PE) and venture capitalists (VC).
  • Key policies and regulatory framework supporting the development of solar power sources
  • Drivers and Restraints affecting solar PV market in the country
  • Major Contracts and Collborations related to solar PV sector in the UK
  • Snapshots of some of the major market participants in the country.

Reasons to buy

The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner.

Identify key growth and investment opportunities in the UK solar PV market.

Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data for solar PV market.

Position yourself to gain the maximum advantage of the industry’s growth potential.

Develop strategies based on the latest regulatory events.

Identify key partners and business development avenues.

Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure, strategy and prospects.

Companies mentioned

Trina Solar Limited; TerraForm Power, Inc; Primrose Solar; Lightsource Renewable Energy Limited; China Sunergy Co., Ltd.; British Solar Renewables Limited

Trina Solar Limited; TerraForm Power, Inc; Primrose Solar; Lightsource Renewable Energy Limited; China Sunergy Co., Ltd.; British Solar Renewables Limited

Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents

1.1 List of Tables

1.2 List of Figures

2 Executive Summary

2.1 Global Carbon Emissions Increased by around 1.7% in 2018 ...

1 Table of Contents

1.1 List of Tables

1.2 List of Figures

2 Executive Summary

2.1 Global Carbon Emissions Increased by around 1.7% in 2018

2.2 Renewable energy is expected to contribute more than 50% of the power mix in the country.

2.3 Solar PV accounts for 30.8% in the renewable energy mix in the country in 2018.

3 Introduction

3.1 Carbon Emissions, Global, 2001–2018

3.2 Primary Energy Consumption, Global, 2001–2040

3.3 Solar PV, Global, Technology Definition and Classification

3.4 Report Guidance

4 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, 2010–2030

4.1 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Overview

4.2 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Installed Capacity, 2010-2030

4.2.1 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type, 2010-2030

4.2.2 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, 2018 and 2030

4.2.3 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Net Capacity Additions by Source Type, 2019-2030

4.2.4 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Installed Capacity, 2018–2030

4.3 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Power Generation, 2010-2030

4.3.1 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Power Generation by Source Type, 2010-2030

4.3.2 Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Power Generation, 2018-2030

5 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom

5.1 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Overview

5.2 Key Findings

5.3 Evolution of solar PV market in UK

5.4 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Installed Capacity, 2010 – 2030

5.4.1 Solar PV Market, UK, Installed Capacity Share by Province (%), 2010-2018

5.4.2 Solar PV Market, UK, Monthly Net Annual Additions (MW), 2018

5.4.3 Solar PV Market, UK, Net Annual Additions by Capacity Range (MW), 2018

5.4.4 Solar PV Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Type of Accreditation (%), 2010–2018

5.5 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Power Generation, 2010–2030

5.6 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Market Size, 2010-2020

5.7 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Project Based Analysis, 2018

5.7.1 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Major Active Plants, 2018

5.7.2 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Upcoming Projects, 2018

5.7.3 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Key Under-construction Projects, 2018

5.8 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Deal Analysis, 2018

5.8.1 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value, 2006–2018

5.8.2 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Split by Deal Type, 2018

5.9 Solar PV Market, UK, Key Drivers

5.9.1 Renewable Energy Targets and Emission Standards are expected to drive Solar PV Market

5.9.2 New Smart Export Guarantee Scheme to drive the solar market in the upcoming period

5.9.3 Reducing system cost are leading to high rate of installations

5.10 Solar PV Market, UK, Restraints

5.10.1 Low solar potential and land issue are the primary challenges hindering the development of solar PV plants

5.10.2 Lack of grid integration are causing delay in connecting solar PV

5.10.3 Proposed VAT for solar panels makes installation uneconomic

6 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, United Kingdom

6.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

6.2 Electricity Market Reform 2011

6.3 Renewable Energy Targets

6.4 Climate Change Act

6.4.1 Ambitious 2030 Carbon Reduction target

6.5 Renewable Energy Strategy 2009

6.6 Renewable Energy Guarantees of Origin

6.7 Renewable Obligation Order

6.8 Contracts for Difference

6.9 Impact of Brexit on UK energy Industry

6.10 Carbon Emissions Tax 2018

6.11 Carbon Price Floor

6.12 Carbon Price Support

6.13 Climate Change Levy

6.14 UK green energy investment halves after policy changes

6.15 Feed-in-Tariffs

6.15.1 Solar Power FiT

6.15.2 Wind Power FiT

6.15.3 Hydropower FiT

6.15.4 Biopower FiT

6.16 Feed in tariffs to end in 2019

6.17 Policy Support for Energy Efficiency

6.17.1 Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme

6.17.2 Enhanced Capital Allowances

7 Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Company Profiles

7.1 Company Snapshot: Trina Solar Limited

7.1.1 Trina Solar Limited - Company Overview

7.1.2 Trina Solar Limited - Head Office

7.2 Company Snapshot: TerraForm Power, Inc.

7.2.1 TerraForm Power, Inc. - Company Overview

7.2.2 TerraForm Power, Inc. - Major Products and Services

7.2.3 TerraForm Power, Inc. - Head Office

7.3 Company Snapshot: Primrose Solar

7.3.1 Primrose Solar - Company Overview

7.3.2 Primrose Solar - Major Products and Services

7.3.3 Primrose Solar - Head Office

7.4 Company Snapshot: Lightsource Renewable Energy Limited

7.4.1 Lightsource Renewable Energy Limited - Company Overview

7.4.2 Lightsource Renewable Energy Limited - Head Office

7.5 Company Snapshot: China Sunergy Co., Ltd.

7.5.1 China Sunergy Co., Ltd. - Company Overview

7.5.2 China Sunergy Co., Ltd. – Business Description

7.5.3 China Sunergy Co., Ltd. - SWOT Analysis

7.5.4 China Sunergy Co., Ltd. - Major Products and Services

7.5.5 China Sunergy Co., Ltd. - Head Office

7.6 Company Snapshot: British Solar Renewables Limited

7.6.1 British Solar Renewables Limited - Company Overview

7.6.2 British Solar Renewables Limited - Head Office

8 Appendix

8.1 Abbreviations

8.2 Market Definitions

8.3 Methodology

8.4 Coverage

8.4.1 Secondary Research

8.4.2 Primary Research

8.4.3 Modeling and Forecasting

8.5 Contact Us

8.6 Disclaimer

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2010-2030

Table 2: Renewable Power Market, United ...

1.1 List of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2010-2030

Table 2: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2018 and 2030

Table 3: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Net Capacity Additions by Source Type (MW), 2019-2030

Table 4: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Installed Capacity, 2018–2030

Table 5: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Power Generation by Source Type (GWh), 2010-2030

Table 6: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Power Generation, 2018–2030

Table 7: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Installed Capacity (MW), 2010 – 2030

Table 8: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Power Generation (GWh), 2010–2030

Table 9: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Market Size ($m), 2010-2030

Table 10: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Major Active Plants, 2018

Table 11: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Upcoming Projects, 2018

Table 12: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Key Under-construction Projects, 2018

Table 13: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006–2018

Table 14: Wind Power Market, United Kingdom, Deals by Type, 2018

Table 15: Solar Power Feed-in Tariffs, UK (GBP/kWh), 2017–2019*

Table 16: Solar Power Feed-in Tariffs, UK ($/kWh), 2017–2019*

Table 17: Renewable Obligation, Technology Eligibility, UK

Table 18: Renewable Obligation (ROC/MWh), UK, 2009–2019

Table 19: Renewable Energy, CFD First Allocation Round Results , UK, 2015

Table 20: Renewable Energy, CFD Second Allocation Round Results , UK, 2017

Table 21: Climate Change Levy (£/kWh/kg), UK, 2016–2019

Table 22: Percentage Discount for CCA holders (%), UK, 2016–2019

Table 23: Carbon Price Support Rates* for Climate Change Levy, UK, 2015–2019

Table 24: Solar Power Feed-in Tariffs, UK (GBP/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 25: Solar Power Feed-in Tariffs, UK ($/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 26: Wind Power Feed-in Tariffs, UK (GBP/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 27: Wind Power Feed-in Tariffs, UK ($/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 28: Hydropower Feed-in Tariffs, UK (GBP/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 29: Hydropower Feed-in Tariffs, UK ($/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 30: Biopower Feed-in Tariffs, UK (GBP/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 31: Biopower Feed-in Tariffs, UK ($/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 32: TerraForm Power, Inc., Major Products and Services

Table 33: Primrose Solar, Major Products and Services

Table 34: China Sunergy Co., Ltd., Major Products and Services

Table 35: Abbreviations

List of Figures

1.2 List of Figures

Figure 1: Power Market, United Kingdom, Power Energy Mix (%), 2018 and 2030

Figure 2: Carbon-di-oxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global ...

1.2 List of Figures

Figure 1: Power Market, United Kingdom, Power Energy Mix (%), 2018 and 2030

Figure 2: Carbon-di-oxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (GT), 2001–2018

Figure 3: Primary Energy Consumption, Global (Mtoe), 2001–2040

Figure 4: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2010-2030

Figure 5: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2018 and 2030

Figure 6: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Net Capacity Additions by Source Type (MW), 2019-2030

Figure 7: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Installed Capacity, 2018–2030

Figure 8: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Power Generation by Source Type (GWh), 2010-2030

Figure 9: Renewable Power Market, United Kingdom, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Power Generation, 2018–2030

Figure 10: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Snapshot, 2018

Figure 11: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Key Milestones

Figure 12: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, UK solar PV vs. Global solar PV (GW), 2010–2018

Figure 13: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, UK Solar PV Share (%), 2010–2018

Figure 14: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Installed Capacity (MW), 2010 – 2030

Figure 15: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Province (%), 2010-2018

Figure 16: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Province (%), 2018

Figure 17: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Net Annual Additions Share by Province (%), 2010-2018

Figure 18: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Monthly Net Annual Additions (MW), 2018

Figure 19: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Net Annual Additions by Capacity Range (MW), 2018

Figure 20: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Type of Accreditation (%), 2010-2018

Figure 21: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Power Generation (GWh), 2010–2030

Figure 22: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Market Size ($m), 2010-2030

Figure 23: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Upcoming Projects, 2018

Figure 24: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006–2018

Figure 25: Solar PV Market, United Kingdom, Split by Deal Type (%), 2018

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