There were 27 energy storage contracts announced in the North America region in Q3 2021, marking a rise of 17% over the last four-quarter average of 23, according to GlobalData’s power industry contracts database.

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Electricity Procurement stood at first place when compared with other power tender categories in the North America region in Q3 2021 with 84 contracts and a 39.1% share, followed by Generation Equipment with 45 contracts and a 20.9% share and Power Plant with 40 contracts and an 18.6% share during the quarter.

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

  1. Power Purchase Agreement: 12 contracts and a 44.4% share
  2. Supply & Erection: eight contracts and a 29.6% share
  3. Project Implementation: four contracts and a 14.8% share
  4. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: three contracts and an 11.1% share.

Solar is top technology for North America energy storage contracts in Q3 2021

Looking at energy storage contracts by the type of technology in the North America region, solar accounted for 18 contracts with a 94.7% share, followed by wind with one contract and a 5.3% share.

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North America energy storage contracts in Q3 2021: Top companies by capacity

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

  1. Amazon.com (United States): 474MW from one contract
  2. Central Coast Community Energy (United States): 305MW from four contracts
  3. Silicon Valley Clean Energy (United States): 217.5MW capacity from three contracts.

North America energy storage contracts in Q3 2021: Top winners by capacity

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

  1. TotalEnergies (France): 474MW from one contract
  2. Recurrent Energy (United States): 350MW from two contracts
  3. Clearway Energy Group (United States): 250MW capacity from two contracts.

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.