Global power industry contracts in July 2019: Wind technology down 32%

12 August 2019 (Last Updated August 12th, 2019 11:11)

Global power industry contracts in July 2019: Wind technology down 32%

Wind technology contracts activity in July 2019 saw 53 contracts announced, marking a drop of 32% over the last 12-month average of 78, according to GlobalData's power industry contracts database.

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Onshore was the top category in wind technology in terms of number of contracts for the month, accounting for 35 contracts and a 66% share, followed by Offshore with 17 contracts and a 32.1% share. Onshore Repowered stood in third place with one contract and a 1.9% share.

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Looking at global power contracts activity divided by the type of technology, wind held the second position in terms of number of contracts during July 2019 with a 29% share.

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

  1. Supply & Erection: 21 contracts and a 39.6% share
  2. Project Implementation: 19 contracts and a 35.8% share
  3. Power Purchase Agreement: ten contracts and an 18.9% share
  4. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: one contract and a 1.9% share
  5. Consulting & Similar Services: one contract and a 1.9% share
  6. Electricity Supply: one contract and a 1.9% share.

Europe leads wind contracts activity in July 2019

Comparing contracts activity in wind technology in different regions of the globe, Europe held the top position with 24 contracts and a share of 45.3% during July 2019, followed by North America with 14 contracts and a 26.4% share and Asia-Pacific with eight contracts and a 15.1% share.

In fourth place was South and Central America with four contracts and a 7.5% share and in fifth place was Middle East and Africa with three contracts and a 5.7% share.

Wind technology contracts in July 2019: Top companies by capacity

The top issuers of contracts in Wind technology for the month in terms of power capacity involved were:

  1. EDF Renewables North America (United States): 514MW from two contracts
  2. Plambeck Emirates: 500MW from one contract
  3. EDF Renewables (United States) and Abu Dhabi Future Energy (United Arab Emirates): 415.8MW capacity from one contract.

Wind technology contracts in July 2019: Top winners by capacity

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

  1. Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives (United States): 514MW from two contracts
  2. Saipem (Italy): 500MW from one contract
  3. Vestas Mediterranean (Spain): 415.8MW 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.