ASDReports Announces the Publication of a Research Report - Global Hydropower Market 2014-2018

Wednesday 4 February 2015, Amsterdam

Market Research Report Press Release The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in Global Hydropower Market: Eletrobras, BC Hydro, Hydro-Québec , Rus Hydro, China Yangtze Power Co., Ltd., Agder Energi AS, Duke Energy Corporation, Georgia Power Company, Ontario Power Generation Inc., Stat Kraft AS.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from the reports team said: “Many international and regional vendors are investing in the Hydropower market (both large and small) because of benefits such as long-term profits and no fuel charges. Many companies are also investing in R&D to increase the efficiency and durability of turbines and generators. For instance, Alstom SA, one of the leading players in the Global Hydropower Generation and Manufacturing market, invested around US$8 million in a global technology center for hydropower products in Brazil in 2013. In addition, a building boom in mega hydropower plants is in progress in countries such as China and Brazil.”

According to the report, one of the major drivers in this market is the increased electric power requirements worldwide. An increase in energy consumption has a positive influence on the demand for power, and this demand is only expected to rise during the remaining years of the forecast period.

Further, the report states that one of the major challenges in this market is a requirement for high initial investment. Hydropower plants require a huge amount of initial investments compared to thermal, wind, solar, and other types of power plants.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

Global Hydropower Market 2014-2018

Global Hydropower Market 2014-2018

Publish date : June 2014
Report code : ASDR-121007
Pages : 53

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