Power industry tenders in North America for January 2020 up 4%

12 February 2020 (Last Updated February 12th, 2020 06:55)

Power industry tenders in North America for January 2020 up 4%
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North America power industry tenders activity in January 2020 saw 144 tenders announced, marking a rise of 4% over the last 12-month average of 139, according to GlobalData’s power database.

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North America power industry tenders in January 2020: The US leads activity

Looking at tenders by country, the US led the activity in January 2020 with 112 tenders and a share of 77.8%, down 4.2% over the previous month and up 9% when compared with the last 12 month-average, followed by Canada with 32 tenders and a share of 22.2%.

Looking at the last 12-month average, the US held the top spot with 103 tenders, followed by Canada with 36.

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Thermal is top technology area for tenders in January 2020

Looking at tenders divided by the type of technology, thermal accounted for the largest proportion with 47 tenders and an 82.5% share, followed by solar with eight tenders and a 14% share and hydro with one tender and a 1.8% share.

Looking at power industry tenders divided by segment in North America as tracked by GlobalData, T&D Equipment was the most popular segment in January 2020, with 74 tenders, followed by Generation Equipment (50) and Energy Storage (14).

The proportion of tenders by category tracked by GlobalData in the month was as follows:

  1. Supply & Erection: 112 tenders and a 77.8% share
  2. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: 21 tenders and a 14.6% share
  3. Project Implementation: five tenders and a 3.5% share
  4. Consulting & Similar Services: three tenders and a 2.1% share
  5. Electricity Supply: two tenders and a 1.4% share
  6. Power Purchase Agreement: one tender and a 0.7% share.

Power tenders in January 2020: Top companies by capacity

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

  1. New York State Energy Research & Development Authority (United States): 1,000MW from one tender
  2. Public Service Company of Oklahoma (United States): 800MW from one tender
  3. Salt River Project (United States): 400MW capacity from one tender.

All publicly-announced tenders 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 tenders are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s Power database.