UK Power Market Outlook to 2030, Update 2019 - Market Trends, Regulations, and Competitive Landscape

This report elaborates UK's power market structure and provides historical and forecast numbers for capacity, generation, and consumption up to 2030. Detailed analysis of the country's power market regulatory structure, import and export trends, competitive landscape, and power projects are provided. The report also gives a snapshot of the power sector in the country 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 2010 to 2018, forecast for the next 12 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 participants and SWOT analysis.

Reasons to buy

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

Identify 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

EDF Energy Holdings Ltd, RWE Npower Holdings plc, SSE plc

EDF Energy Holdings Ltd, RWE Npower Holdings plc, SSE plc

Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents

1.1 List of Tables

1.2 List of Figures

2 Executive Summary

2.1 UK, Power Sector Outlook

3 Introduction ...

1 Table of Contents

1.1 List of Tables

1.2 List of Figures

2 Executive Summary

2.1 UK, Power Sector Outlook

3 Introduction

3.1 GlobalData Report Guidance

4 UK, Power Market, Snapshot

4.1 Macroeconomic Factors

4.2 Supply Security

4.3 Opportunities

4.4 Challenges

5 UK, Power Market, Market Analysis

5.1 UK, Power Market, Market Structure

5.2 UK, Power Market, Key Market Players

5.3 UK, Power Market, Financial Deals

5.3.1 Deal Value and Volume Analysis, 2008–February 2018

5.3.2 Deals by Type, 2018

5.4 UK, Power Market, Demand Structure

5.4.1 Power Consumption by Sector, 2018

6 UK, Power Market, Regulatory Scenario

6.1 UK, Power Market, Regulatory Framework

6.2 UK, Power Market, Electricity Market Reform 2011

6.3 UK, Power Market, Carbon Price Floor

6.4 UK, Power Market, Renewable Energy Targets

6.5 Climate Change Act

6.6 Ambitious 2030 Carbon Reduction Target

6.7 Renewable Energy Strategy 2009

6.8 Renewable Energy Guarantees of Origin

6.9 Renewable Obligation Order

6.10 UK, Domestic Gas and Electricity (Tariff Cap) Act 2018

6.11 UK, White Paper on control of investments in major infrastructure projects

6.12 UK, Power Market, Contracts for Difference

6.13 UK, Power Market, Feed-in-Tariffs

6.13.1 Solar Power FiT

6.13.2 Wind Power FiT

6.13.3 Hydropower FiT

6.13.4 Biopower FiT

6.14 Climate Change Levy

6.15 Impact of Brexit on UK Energy Industry

6.16 Carbon Emissions Tax 2018

6.17 Carbon Price Support

6.18 UK green energy investment halves after policy changes

6.19 Feed in tariffs to end in 2019

6.20 New Smart Export Guarantee (SEG) to replace feed in tariffs

6.21 Policy support for Energy Efficiency

6.21.1 Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme

6.21.2 Enhanced Capital Allowances

6.22 Proposed VAT for Solar Panels and Battery Storage

6.23 Nuclear Sector Deal 2018

6.24 Nuclear Innovation Programmed Phase 2

6.25 The Nuclear Safeguards (Fissionable Material and Relevant International Agreements) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

7 UK, Power Market, Capacity and Generation Overview

7.1 UK, Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, 2000–2030

7.1.1 Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, 2018

7.2 Cumulative Installed Capacity and Annual Generation, 2000–2030

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

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

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

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

8 UK, Power Market, Transmission and Distribution Overview

8.1 UK, Power Market, Transmission Network Overview

8.2 UK, Power Market, Distribution Network Overview

8.3 UK, Power Market, Grid Interconnection

8.3.1 UK, Power Import and Export Scenario, 2000–2018

8.4 UK, Power Market, Electricity Trading

8.5 UK, Power Market, Smart Grids

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

9.1 Key Company in UK Power Market: EDF Energy Holdings Ltd

9.1.1 Company Overview

9.1.2 Business Description

9.1.3 SWOT Overview

9.2 Key Company in UK Power Market: RWE Npower Holdings plc

9.2.1 Company Overview

9.2.2 Business Description

9.2.3 SWOT Overview

9.3 Key Company in the UK Power Market: SSE plc

9.3.1 Company Overview

9.3.2 Business Description

9.3.3 SWOT Overview

10 Appendix

10.1 Market Definitions

10.1.1 Power

10.1.2 Installed Capacity

10.1.3 Electricity Generation

10.1.4 Electricity Consumption

10.1.5 Thermal Power Plant

10.1.6 Hydropower Plant

10.1.7 Nuclear Power

10.1.8 Renewable Energy Resources

10.2 Abbreviations

10.3 Bibliography

10.4 Methodology

10.5 Coverage

10.5.1 Secondary Research

10.5.2 Primary Research

10.5.3 Modeling and Forecasting

10.6 Contact Us

10.7 Disclaimer

List of Tables

List of Tables

Table 1: Power Market, UK, Gross Domestic Product (GBP and $tn), Population (m), and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2022

Table 2 ...

List of Tables

Table 1: Power Market, UK, Gross Domestic Product (GBP and $tn), Population (m), and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2022

Table 2: Power Market, UK, Market Share of Leading Power Generation Companies (%), 2018

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

Table 4: Power Market, UK, Deals by Type (%), 2018

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

Table 6: Power Market, UK, Power Consumption by Sector (%), 2018

Table 7: Renewable Obligation, Technology Eligibility, UK

Table 8: Renewable Obligation (ROC/MWh), UK, 2009–2019

Table 9: Power Market, UK, Renewable Energy, CFD First Allocation Round Results, 2015

Table 10: Power Market, UK, Renewable Energy, CFD Second Allocation Round Results, 2017

Table 11: Power Market, UK, Solar Power Feed-in Tariffs (GBP/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 12: Power Market, UK, Solar Power Feed-in Tariffs ($/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 13: Power Market, UK, Wind Power Feed-in Tariffs (GBP/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 14: Power Market, UK, Wind Power Feed-in Tariffs ($/kWh), 2017–2019

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

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

Table 17: Power Market, UK, Biopower Feed-in Tariffs (GBP/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 18: Power Market, UK, Biopower Feed-in Tariffs ($/kWh), 2017–2019

Table 19: Power Market, UK, Climate Change Levy (£/kWh/kg), 2016–2019

Table 20: Power Market, UK, Percentage Discount for CCA holders (%),2016–2019

Table 21: Power Market, UK, Carbon Price Support Rates* for Climate Change Levy, 2015–2019

Table 22: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2018

Table 23: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity (GW) and Annual Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030

Table 24: Power Market, UK, Leading Thermal Power Plants (MW), 2019

Table 25: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Thermal Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030

Table 26: Power Market, UK, Leading Hydropower Plants (MW), 2019

Table 27: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity (GW) and Annual Hydropower Generation (TWh), 2000–2030

Table 28: Power Market, UK, Leading Nuclear Power Reactors, 2019

Table 29: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Nuclear Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030

Table 30: Power Market, UK, Leading Renewable Power Plants (MW)(excluding Small Hydro), 2019

Table 31: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Non-hydro Renewable Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030

Table 32: Power Market, UK, Transmission Line Length (Ckm), 2007–2025

Table 33: Power Market, UK, Distribution Line Length (Ckm), 2007–2025

Table 34: Power Market, UK, Annual Power Imports and Exports (TWh), 2000–2018

Table 35: Power Market, UK, EDF Energy Holdings Ltd, SWOT Profile, 2018

Table 36: Power Market, UK, RWE Npower Holdings plc, SWOT Profile, 2019

Table 37: Power Market, UK, SSE plc, SWOT Profile, 2019

Table 38: Abbreviations

List of Figures

List of Figures

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

Figure 2: Power Market, UK, Annual ...

List of Figures

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

Figure 2: Power Market, UK, Annual Power Consumption and Generation (TWh), 2000–2018

Figure 3: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2018

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

Figure 5: Power Market, UK, Power Market Structure

Figure 6: Power Market, UK, Market Share of Leading Power Generation Companies (%), 2018

Figure 7: Power Market, UK, Deal Value ($bn) and Number of Deals, 2008–2018

Figure 8: Power Market, UK, Deals by Type (%), 2018

Figure 9: Power Market, UK, Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000–2030

Figure 10: Power Market, UK, Power Consumption by Sector (%), 2018

Figure 11: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2018

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

Figure 13: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Thermal Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030

Figure 14: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity (GW) and Annual Hydropower Generation (TWh), 2000–2030

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

Figure 16: Power Market, UK, Cumulative Installed Non-hydro Renewable Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation (TWh), 2000–2030

Figure 17: Power Market, UK, Annual Power Imports and Exports (TWh), 2000–2018

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