North America Solar technology contracts activity rises 13% in September 2019

18 October 2019 (Last Updated October 18th, 2019 10:59)

North America Solar technology contracts activity rises 13% in September 2019

North America solar technology contracts in September 2019 saw 26 contracts announced, marking a rise of 13% over the last 12-month average of 23, according to GlobalData’s power industry contracts database.

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The proportion of solar technology contracts by category tracked by GlobalData in the month was as follows:

  1. Power Purchase Agreement with 16 contracts and a 61.5% share
  2. Supply & Erection: four contracts and a 15.4% share
  3. Project Implementation: three contracts and an 11.5% share
  4. Electricity Supply: two contracts and a 7.7% share
  5. Consulting & Similar Services: one contract and a 3.8% share.

The US tops North America solar power contracts activity

The US was the top country in the North America region for solar technology contracts recorded in September 2019 with 23 contracts and an 88.5% share, followed by Mexico with two contracts and a 7.7% share and Canada with one contract and a 3.8% share.

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North America solar technology contracts in September 2019: Top companies by capacity

The top issuers of contracts for the month in terms of power capacity involved in North America were:

  1. AT&T (United States): 800MW from one contract
  2. Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (United States): 375MW from one contract
  3. Xcel Energy (United States): 240MW capacity from one contract.

North America solar technology contracts in September 2019: Top winners by capacity

The top winners of contracts for the month in terms of power capacity involved in North America were:

  1. Invenergy (United States): 800MW from one contract
  2. 8minute Solar Energy (United States): 400MW from two contracts
  3. Lightsource BP Renewable Energy Investments (United Kingdom): 240MW capacity from one contract.

All publicly-announced contracts are included in this analysis drawn from GlobalData’s Power database, which covers power plants, T&D projects, equipment markets, analysis reports, capacity and generation, and tracks tenders and contracts on a real-time basis.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported contracts are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s Power database.