Global power industry contracts in Q4 2020: Nuclear technology up 14%

11 January 2021 (Last Updated January 11th, 2021 04:26)

Global power industry contracts in Q4 2020: Nuclear technology up 14%

Nuclear technology contracts activity in Q4 2020 saw 25 contracts announced, marking a rise of 14% over the last four-quarter average of 22, according to GlobalData’s power industry contracts database.

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Looking at global power contracts activity divided by the type of technology, nuclear held the fifth position in terms of number of contracts during Q4 2020 with a 3.1% share.

The proportion of contracts by category in the Nuclear technology tracked by GlobalData in the quarter was as follows:

  1. Consulting & Similar Services: eight contracts and a 32% share
  2. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: six contracts and a 24% share
  3. Project Implementation: five contracts and a 20% share
  4. Supply & Erection: four contracts and a 16% share
  5. Others: two contracts and an 8% share.

Europe leads nuclear contracts activity in Q4 2020

Comparing contracts activity in nuclear technology in different regions of the globe, Europe held the top position with 20 contracts and a share of 80% during Q4 2020, followed by North America with two contracts and an 8% share and South and Central America with two contracts and an 8% share.

In fourth place was Asia-Pacific with one contract and a 4% share.

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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.