Sweden Power Market Size and Trends by Installed Capacity, Generation, Transmission, Distribution, and Technology, Regulations, Key Players and Forecast, 2022-2035
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Sweden Power Market Report Overview
The cumulative installed capacity in Sweden power market was valued at 43.8 GW in 2021 and is expected to achieve a CAGR of more than 2% during 2021-2035. During this period, renewable power is expected to witness rapid growth.
The Sweden power market research report discusses the power market structure of Sweden and provides historical and forecast numbers for capacity, generation, and consumption up to 2035. A detailed analysis of the country’s power market regulatory structure, competitive landscape, and a list of major power plants 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 and distribution infrastructure, electricity import and export scenario, degree of competition, regulatory scenario, and future potential. Moreover, an analysis of the deals in the country’s power sector is also included.
|Market Size (2021)||43.8 GW|
|CAGR (2021 – 2035)||>2%|
|Key Sectors||Residential Sector, Commercial Sector, Industrial Sector, and Others|
|Key Deal Types||Debt Offerings, Asset Transactions, Partnerships, Acquisitions, Equity Offerings, Private Equity, and Venture Financing|
|Leading Players||Vattenfall, Fortum, Statkraft SF, Skelleftea Kraft AB, and Aquila Capital Concepts GmbH|
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Sweden Power Market Dynamics
In 2021, Sweden’s primary source of power generation was hydropower which contributed a share of more than 40%, followed by nuclear power. Although renewables hold the dominant share in total installed capacity at more than 42%, in power generation mix, renewables contribute a share of only 27%.
Sweden has set a target of achieving 100% electricity generation from renewables by 2040. To achieve these targets, the country phased out coal power plants in 2020. The country also has plans to decrease oil and gas capacities by 2030 while simultaneously increasing renewable power capacity.
The Swedish Energy Agency (Energimyndigheten) works on behalf of the Swedish Government, in the Ministry of Infrastructures area of responsibility to carry out the directives laid down by the government. However, the actual regulation of the energy markets, including the electricity market, is carried out by the Energy Markets Inspectorate. The Sweden electricity market is regulated according to the Electricity Act. The power transmission sector is state-owned, but generation and retail have been privatized.
Sweden Power Market Segmentation by Sectors
The key sectors in the Sweden power market are the residential sector, commercial sector, industrial sector, and others. In 2021, the industrial sector had the dominant share in Sweden’s power consumption market, followed by commercial sector and residential sector.
Sweden Power Market Analysis by Sectors, 2021 (%)
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Sweden Power Market Segmentation by Deal Types
The key deal types in the Sweden power market are debt offerings, asset transactions, partnerships, acquisitions, equity offerings, private equity, and venture financing. Sweden’s power deals market was dominated by debt offerings in 2021, followed by asset transactions and partnerships.
Sweden Power Market Analysis by Deal Types, 2021 (%)
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Some of the leading players in the Sweden electricity market are Vattenfall, Fortum, Statkraft SF, Skelleftea Kraft AB, and Aquila Capital Concepts GmbH. Sweden’s power generation market was dominated by Vattenfall in 2021, followed by Fortum.
Sweden Power Market Analysis by Leading Players, 2021 (%)
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Key Segments Covered in this Report.
Sweden Power Sector Outlook (2021, %)
- Residential Sector
- Commercial Sector
- Industrial Sector
Sweden Power Deal Type Outlook (2021, %)
- Debt Offerings
- Asset Transactions
- Equity Offerings
- Private Equity
- Venture Financing
- Snapshot of the country’s power sector across parameters – macroeconomics, supply security, generation infrastructure, transmission infrastructure, electricity import and export scenario, degree of competition, regulatory scenario, and future potential of the power sector
- Statistics for installed capacity, generation, and consumption from 2010 to 2021, and forecast for the next 14 years to 2035
- Capacity, generation, and major power plants by technology
- Data on leading active and upcoming power plants
- Information on transmission and distribution infrastructure, and electricity imports and exports
- Policy and regulatory framework governing the market
- Detailed analysis of top market participants, including market share analysis and SWOT analysis
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Skelleftea Kraft AB
Aquila Capital Concepts GmbH
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
1. Executive Summary
1.1 Existing grid constraints and rise in electricity prices pose a challenge for the Swedish power industry
1.2 Onshore wind and solar to lead renewable power market in Sweden by 2035
2.1 Sweden Power Market
2.2 GlobalData Report Guidance
3. Sweden Power Market, Snapshot
3.1 Country Summary
3.2 Macroeconomic Factors
3.3 Supply Security
3.6 Impact of COVID-19
4. Sweden Power Market, Market Analysis
4.1 Market Structure
4.2 Key Market Players
4.3 Financial Deals
Deal Value and Volume, 2010–2021
Deals by Type, 2021
4.4 Sweden Power Market, Demand Structure
Power Consumption by Sector, 2021
5. Sweden Power Market, Regulatory Scenario
5.1 Thermal Power Policy
5.2 Nuclear Power Policy
5.3 Renewable Energy Market, Overview
5.4 Renewable Energy Targets
5.5 Climate Act and Climate Policy Framework
5.6 National Energy and Climate Plan (NECP)
5.7 National Recovery and Resilience Plan
5.8 Hydrogen Energy
5.9 Green Certificate Scheme
5.10 Solar Rebate Scheme
5.11 Cancellation of Solar Tax for Commercial PV
5.12 Removal of the Building Permit for Solar Systems
5.13 Reduction in Connections Costs for Offshore Wind Power
5.14 Energy Tax
5.15 Carbon Tax
5.16 The Swedish Energy Research and Innovation Program
5.17 Sweden’s 2021 Budget
6. Sweden Power Market, Capacity and Generation
6.1 Cumulative Capacity Share by Technology, 2021
6.2 Total Power Capacity and Generation, 2010–2035
6.3 Thermal Power Capacity and Generation, 2010–2035
6.4 Hydropower Capacity and Generation, 2010–2035
6.5 Nuclear Power Capacity and Generation, 2010–2035
6.6 Renewable Power Capacity and Generation, 2010–2035
7. Sweden Power Market, Transmission and Distribution Overview
7.1 Transmission Network
7.2 Distribution Network
7.3 Electricity Import and Export
7.4 Grid Interconnection
7.5 Electricity Trading
8. Sweden Power Market, Major Generating Companies
8.1 Vattenfall AB
8.2 Fortum Corp
9.2 Market Definitions
Modelling and Forecasting
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Frequently asked questions
What was the Sweden power market size in 2021?
The power market size in Sweden was valued at 43.8 GW in 2021.
What is the Sweden power market growth rate?
The power market in Sweden is expected to achieve a CAGR of more than 2% from 2021 to 2035.
Which was the largest sector in the Sweden power market?
The industrial sector had the dominant share in the Sweden electricity market in 2021.
Which was the leading deal type in the Sweden power market?
Sweden’s power deals market was dominated by debt offerings in 2021.
Who are the leading players in the Sweden power market?
Some of the leading players in the Sweden power market are Vattenfall, Fortum, Statkraft SF, Skelleftea Kraft AB, and Aquila Capital Concepts GmbH.
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