Global power industry contracts in June 2020: Wind technology up 12%

27 July 2020 (Last Updated July 29th, 2020 15:09)

Global power industry contracts in June 2020: Wind technology up 12%

Wind technology contracts activity in June 2020 saw 95 contracts announced, marking a rise of 12% over the last 12-month average of 85, 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 63 contracts and a 66.3% share, followed by Offshore with 32 contracts and a 33.7% 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 June 2020 with a 32.4% share.

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

  1. Supply & Erection: 46 contracts and a 48.4% share
  2. Power Purchase Agreement: 19 contracts and a 20% share
  3. Project Implementation: 14 contracts and a 14.7% share
  4. Consulting & Similar Services: 12 contracts and a 12.6% share
  5. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: four contracts and a 4.2% share.

Europe leads wind contracts activity in June 2020

Comparing contracts activity in wind technology in different regions of the globe, Europe held the top position with 51 contracts and a share of 53.7% during June 2020, followed by Asia-Pacific with 22 contracts and a 23.2% share and North America with 13 contracts and a 13.7% share.

In fourth place was South and Central America with seven contracts and a 7.4% share and in fifth place was Middle East and Africa with two contracts and a 2.1% share.

Wind technology contracts in June 2020: Top issuers by capacity

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

  1. Akita Yurihonjo Offshore Wind GK (Japan): 700MW from one contract
  2. JSC National Electric Grid of Uzbekistan: 500MW from one contract
  3. Lampiris (Belgium): 309MW capacity from one contract.

Wind technology contracts in June 2020: Top winners by capacity

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

  1. Kajima (Japan): 700MW from one contract
  2. Abu Dhabi Future Energy (United Arab Emirates): 500MW from one contract
  3. Otary RS (Belgium): 309MW 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.