1 INTRODUCTION 15
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 15
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 15
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 15
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 16
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 17
1.4 CURRENCY 17
1.5 LIMITATIONS 17
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 17

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 18
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 18
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 19
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 19
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 20
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 20
2.1.2.2 BREAKDOWN OF PRIMARIES 21
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 22
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION 24
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 25
2.4.1 ASSUMPTIONS 25

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 26
3.1 INTRODUCTION 26
3.2 HISTORICAL BACKDROP AND EVOLUTION 26
3.3 CURRENT SCENARIO 26
3.4 FUTURE OUTLOOK 28
3.5 CONCLUSION 30

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 31
4.1 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY 32
4.2 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER MARKET, BY COMPONENT 32
4.3 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER MARKET, BY END-USER 33
4.4 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER MARKET: END-USER VS COMPONENT 34
4.5 THE MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: THE LARGEST MARKET DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 35
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5 MARKET OVERVIEW 36
5.1 INTRODUCTION 37
5.2 CSP COSTS OVERVIEW 38
5.3 OVERVIEW OF IMPORTANT CSP PROJECTS 39
5.4 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER: MARKET SEGMENTATION 40
5.4.1 BY TECHNOLOGY 40
5.4.2 BY COMPONENT 40
5.4.3 BY END-USER 40
5.4.4 BY REGION 40
5.5 MARKET DYNAMICS 41
5.5.1 DRIVERS 41
5.5.1.1 Growing environmental concerns over carbon emissions and efforts to reduce air pollution 41
5.5.1.2 Policy support from governments to enable adoption of renewable technologies 42
5.5.1.3 The ability to supply dispatchable power 43
5.5.2 RESTRAINTS 43
5.5.2.1 Higher cost of generation compared to other renewable technologies 43
5.5.3 OPPORTUNITIES 43
5.5.3.1 Application in hybrid power plants 43
5.5.3.2 Mining industry investing in renewables 44
5.5.3.3 Applications in desalination and enhanced oil recovery 44
5.5.4 CHALLENGES 45
5.5.4.1 Land and water requirements 45
5.5.4.2 Technical challenges 45

6 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY 46
6.1 INTRODUCTION 47
6.2 PARABOLIC TROUGH 48
6.3 POWER TOWER 49
6.4 LINEAR FRESNEL 50
6.5 DISH/ENGINE SYSTEM 50

7 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER MARKET, BY COMPONENT 52
7.1 INTRODUCTION 53
7.3 SOLAR FIELD 54
7.4 POWER BLOCK 54
7.5 THERMAL ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM 55
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8 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER MARKET, BY END-USER 56
8.1 INTRODUCTION 57
8.2 UTILITIES 58
8.3 ENHANCED OIL RECOVERY 59
8.4 OTHERS 60

9 CONCENTRATING SOLAR POWER MARKET, BY REGION 61
9.1 INTRODUCTION 62
9.2 THE MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 65
9.2.1 MOROCCO 68
9.2.2 SOUTH AFRICA 70
9.2.3 SAUDI ARABIA 71
9.2.4 U.A.E. 72
9.2.5 OMAN 73
9.2.6 ALGERIA 74
9.2.7 ISRAEL 75
9.2.8 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 76
9.3 ASIA-PACIFIC 77
9.3.1 CHINA 79
9.3.2 INDIA 81
9.3.3 AUSTRALIA 82
9.3.4 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC 83
9.4 EUROPE 84
9.4.1 ITALY 86
9.4.2 CYPRUS 87
9.4.3 REST OF EUROPE 88
9.5 NORTH AMERICA 89
9.5.1 U.S. 91
9.6 LATIN AMERICA 92
9.6.1 CHILE 94

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 96
10.1 OVERVIEW 97
10.2 COMPETITIVE SITUATION & TRENDS 98
10.2.1 CONTRACTS & AGREEMENTS 100
10.2.2 JOINT VENTURES & COLLABORATIONS 101
10.2.3 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 102
10.2.4 EXPANSIONS & INVESTMENTS 103
10.2.5 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS 103
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11 COMPANY PROFILES 104
(Overview, Products & Services, Strategies & Insights, Developments and MnM View)*
11.1 INTRODUCTION 104
11.2 ABENGOA SOLAR, S.A. 105
11.3 BRIGHTSOURCE ENERGY, INC. 109
11.4 ACWA POWER 112
11.5 ESOLAR, INC. 115
11.6 SOLARRESERVE, LLC 118
11.7 AALBORG CSP A/S. 121
11.8 TSK FLAGSOL ENGINEERING GMBH 123
11.9 ALSOLEN 125
11.10 ARCHIMEDE SOLAR ENERGY 127
11.11 ACCIONA ENERGY 129
11.12 COBRA ENERGIA 131
11.13 FRENELL GMBH 133
11.14 NEXANS 135
11.15 SOLTIGUA 138
11.16 BAYSOLAR CSP 139
11.17 SIEMENS AG 140
11.18 SOLASTOR 143
*Details on Overview, Products & Services, Strategies & Insights, Developments and MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

12 APPENDIX 144
12.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 144
12.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 145
12.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 148
12.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 150
12.5 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 151
12.6 RELATED REPORTS 151
12.7 AUTHOR DETAILS 152