DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Power
Generation Global Industry Guide 2017" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's
Global Power Generation industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.
Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the global power generation market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends and leading companies.
- The power generation industry volume is defined as the total electrical energy (TWh) generated within a country over the course of each calendar year.
- The value of the industry is given by multiplying volume by the annual average non-household power price, or equivalent, excluding taxes and levies.
- The power generation industry is segmented by volume into electricity produced from nuclear, conventional (thermal generation from fossil fuels), and renewable (hydropower, wind, solar, biomass, and similar) sources. It excludes energy sourced from hydroelectric pumped storage.
- All currency conversions were calculated using constant average annual 2016 exchange rates.
- The global power generation industry is expected to generate total revenues of $1,580.0bn in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.9% between 2013 and 2017.
- Industry volume is forecast to increase with a CAGR of 2.8% between 2013 and 2017, to reach a total of 22,962.2 TWh in 2017.
- For now fossil fuels remains the dominant source of power in the United States. However, the makeup of the energy mix is changing. Coal is frequently being beaten by natural gas and insufficient time has passed to assess if the changes to coal written into law by President Trump will have a meaningful impact.
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