Germany Power Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2018 – Market Trends, Regulations, and Competitive Landscape

This report elaborates Germany's power market structure and provides historical and forecast numbers for capacity, generation, and consumption up to 2030. Detailed analysis of the German power market’s regulatory structure, import and export trends, competitive landscape, and power projects at various stages of the supply chain is provided. The report also gives a snapshot of the power sector in Germany on broad parameters of macroeconomics, supply security, generation infrastructure, transmission infrastructure, degree of competition, regulatory scenario, and future potential. An analysis of the deals market scenario in the country’s power sector is also included in the report.

Scope

Snapshot of the country’s power sector across parameters - macro economics, supply security, generation infrastructure, transmission infrastructure, degree of competition, regulatory scenario and future potential of the power sector.

Statistics for installed capacity, power generation and consumption from 2000 to 2017, forecast for the next 13 years to 2030

Break-up by technology, including thermal, hydro, renewable and nuclear

Data on leading current and upcoming projects

Information on grid interconnectivity, transmission and distribution infrastructure and power exports and imports

Policy and regulatory framework governing the market

Detailed analysis of top market participant, including market share analysis and SWOT analysis.

Key Highlights

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Reasons to buy

Identify opportunities and plan strategies by having a strong understanding of the investment opportunities in the country’s power sector

Identification of key factors driving investment opportunities in the country’s power sector

Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data

Develop strategies based on the latest regulatory events

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

Identify key partners and business development avenues

Identify key strengths and weaknesses of important market participants

Respond to your competitors’ business structure, strategy and prospects.

Companies mentioned

RWE AG;

Vattenfall AB;

EnBW Energie Baden-Wurttemberg AG;

Uniper SE;

E.ON SE

RWE AG;

Vattenfall AB;

EnBW Energie Baden-Wurttemberg AG;

Uniper SE;

E.ON SE

Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 1

1.1 List of Tables 4

1.2 List of Figures 5

2 Executive Summary 6

2.1 Germany, ...

1 Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 1

1.1 List of Tables 4

1.2 List of Figures 5

2 Executive Summary 6

2.1 Germany, Power Sector Outlook 6

3 Introduction 9

3.1 GlobalData Report Guidance 10

4 Germany, Power Market, Snapshot 11

4.1 Macroeconomic Factors 11

4.2 Supply Security 13

4.3 Opportunities 13

4.4 Challenges 14

5 Germany, Power Market, Market Analysis 15

5.1 Germany, Power Market, Market Structure 15

5.2 Germany, Power Market, Key Market Players 15

5.3 Germany, Power Market, Financial Deals 16

5.3.1 Deal Value and Volume Analysis, 2008–August 2018 16

5.3.2 Deals by Type, 2017 17

5.4 Germany, Power Market, Demand Structure 18

5.4.1 Power Consumption by Sector, 2017 20

6 Germany, Power Market, Regulatory Scenario 22

6.1 Germany, Power Market, Regulatory Framework 22

6.2 Energy Act 22

6.3 National Renewable Energy Action Plan 23

6.4 Target Grid 2050 Concept 23

6.5 Renewable Energy Sources Act, 2017 23

6.5.1 Onshore wind energy auctions: 24

6.5.2 Offshore wind energy auctions 25

6.5.3 Photovoltaics auctions 26

6.5.4 Biomass auctions 27

6.5.5 Market Premium 28

6.6 Offshore Development Plan 29

6.7 Offshore Wind Act 2017 29

6.8 Cross Border Auctions 29

6.9 New Procedures for Joint Auctions for Onshore Wind and Solar Power 30

6.10 Subsidy for Solar PV with Storage Installations 30

6.11 Feed-in Tariff for Geothermal 30

6.12 Feed-in Tariff for Solar PV under the EEG 30

6.13 Feed-in Tariff for Wind Power under EEG 31

6.14 Feed-in Tariff for Hydropower under EEG 31

6.15 KfW Program for Offshore Wind Energy 32

6.16 Biogas Subsidy 32

6.16.1 Flexibility Premium 33

6.16.2 Flexibility Surcharge 33

7 Germany Power Market, Capacity and Generation Overview 34

7.1 Germany, Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, 2000–2030 34

7.1.1 Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, 2017 34

7.2 Cumulative Installed Capacity and Annual Generation, 2000–2030 35

7.2.1 Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity and Annual Thermal Power Generation, 2000–2030 38

7.2.2 Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity and Annual Hydropower Generation, 2000–2030 41

7.2.3 Cumulative Installed Nuclear Power Capacity and Annual Nuclear Generation, 2000–2030 44

7.2.4 Cumulative Installed Non-hydro Renewable Power Capacity and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation, 2000–2030 47

8 Germany, Power Market, Transmission and Distribution Overview 50

8.1 Germany, Power Market, Transmission Network Overview 50

8.2 Germany, Power Market, Distribution Network Overview 51

8.3 Germany, Power Market, Grid Interconnection 51

8.4 Germany, Power Import and Export Scenario 52

8.5 Germany, Power Market, Electricity Trading 54

9 Germany, Power Market, Competitive Landscape: Snapshot of Leading Power Generating Companies 55

9.1 Key Company in Germany Power Market: RWE AG 55

9.1.1 Company Overview 55

9.1.2 Business Description 55

9.1.3 SWOT Overview 55

9.2 Key Company in Germany Power Market: Vattenfall AB 57

9.2.1 Company Overview 57

9.2.2 Business Description 57

9.2.3 SWOT Overview 58

9.3 Key Company in the Germany Power Market: EnBW Energie Baden-Wurttemberg AG 60

9.3.1 Company Overview 60

9.3.2 Business Description 60

9.3.3 SWOT Overview 61

9.4 Key Company in Germany Power Market: Uniper SE 62

9.4.1 Company Overview 62

9.4.2 Business Description 63

9.4.3 SWOT Overview 63

9.5 Key Company in Germany Power Market: E.ON SE 66

9.5.1 Company Overview 66

9.5.2 Business Description 66

9.5.3 SWOT Overview 66

10 Appendix 70

10.1 Market Definitions 70

10.1.1 Power 70

10.1.2 Installed Capacity 70

10.1.3 Electricity Generation 70

10.1.4 Electricity Consumption 70

10.1.5 Thermal Power Plant 70

10.1.6 Hydropower Plant 70

10.1.7 Nuclear Power 70

10.1.8 Renewable Energy Resources 70

10.2 Abbreviations 71

10.3 Bibliography 71

10.4 Methodology 72

10.5 Coverage 72

10.5.1 Secondary Research 73

10.5.2 Primary Research 73

10.5.3 Modeling and Forecasting 74

10.6 Contact Us 74

10.7 Disclaimer 74

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables

Table 1: Power Market, Germany, Gross Domestic Product (EUR and $tn), Population (m), and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2023 12

Table ...

1.1 List of Tables

Table 1: Power Market, Germany, Gross Domestic Product (EUR and $tn), Population (m), and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2023 12

Table 2: Power Market, Germany, Market Share of Leading Power Generation Companies (%), 2017 16

Table 3: Power Market, Germany, Deal Value ($bn) and Number of Deals, 2008–August 2018 17

Table 4: Power Market, Germany, Deals by Type (%), 2017 18

Table 5: Power Market, Germany, Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2030 20

Table 6: Power Market, Germany, Power Consumption by Sector (%), 2017 21

Table 7: Power Market, Germany, Expansion Corridor Targets, 2020–2050 24

Table 8: Power Market, Germany, Results of onshore wind energy auctions conducted in 2017 24

Table 9: Power Market, Germany, Results of offshore wind energy auctions conducted in 2017 25

Table 10: Power Market, Germany, Results of photovoltaics auctions conducted in 2017 26

Table 11: Power Market, Germany, Results of photovoltaics auctions conducted in 2016 26

Table 12: Power Market, Germany, Results of photovoltaics auctions conducted in 2015 27

Table 13: Power Market, Germany, Tender Rules and Legal Requirements 28

Table 14: Power Market, Germany, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff, Solar Power, 2017 31

Table 15: Power Market, Germany, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff, Wind Power, 2017 31

Table 16: Power Market, Germany, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff, Hydropower, 2017 32

Table 17: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2017 35

Table 18: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Capacity (GW) and Annual Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 37

Table 19: Power Market, Germany, Leading Thermal Power Plants (MW), 2018 38

Table 20: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Thermal Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 40

Table 21: Power Market, Germany, Leading Hydropower Plants (MW), 2018 41

Table 22: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity (GW) and Annual Hydropower Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 43

Table 23: Power Market, Germany, Active Nuclear Power Reactors, 2018 44

Table 24: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Nuclear Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Nuclear Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 46

Table 25: Power Market, Germany, Leading Non-hydro Renewable Power Plants (MW), 2017 47

Table 26: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Non-hydro Renewable Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 49

Table 27: Power Market, Germany, Transmission Line Length (Ckm), 2007–2025 50

Table 28: Power Market, Germany, Distribution Line Length (Ckm), 2007–2025 51

Table 29: Power Market, Germany, Annual Power Imports and Exports (TWh), 2000–2017 54

Table 30: Power Market, Germany, RWE AG, SWOT Profile, 2018 56

Table 31: Power Market, Germany, Vattenfall AB, SWOT Profile, 2018 58

Table 32: Power Market, Germany, EnBW Energie Baden-Wurttemberg AG, SWOT Profile, 2018 61

Table 33: Power Market, Germany, Uniper SE, SWOT Profile, 2018 64

Table 34: Power Market, Germany, E.ON SE, SWOT Profile, 2018 67

Table 35: Abbreviations 71

List of Figures

1.2 List of Figures

Figure 1: Power Market, Germany, Gross Domestic Product ($tn) and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2017 6

Figure 2: Power Market, Germany, ...

1.2 List of Figures

Figure 1: Power Market, Germany, Gross Domestic Product ($tn) and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2017 6

Figure 2: Power Market, Germany, Annual Power Consumption and Generation (TWh), 2000–2017 7

Figure 3: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2017 8

Figure 4: Power Market, Germany, Gross Domestic Product ($tn), Population (m), and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2023 12

Figure 5: Power Market, Germany, Market Share of Leading Power Generation Companies (%), 2017 15

Figure 6: Power Market, Germany, Deal Value ($bn) and Number of Deals, 2008–August 2018 17

Figure 7: Power Market, Germany, Deals by Type (%), 2017 18

Figure 8: Power Market, Germany, Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2030 19

Figure 9: Power Market, Germany, Power Consumption by Sector (%), 2017 21

Figure 10: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2017 34

Figure 11: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Capacity (GW) and Annual Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 36

Figure 12: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Thermal Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 39

Figure 13: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity (GW) and Annual Hydropower Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 42

Figure 14: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Nuclear Power Capacity (MW) and Annual Nuclear Power Generation (GWh), 2000–2030 45

Figure 15: Power Market, Germany, Cumulative Installed Non-hydro Renewable Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030 48

Figure 16: Power Market, Germany, Annual Power Imports and Exports (TWh), 2000–2017 53

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