Global power industry tenders in Q2 2020: Wind technology down 23%

8 August 2020 (Last Updated August 17th, 2020 08:31)

Global power industry tenders in Q2 2020: Wind technology down 23%
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Wind technology tenders activity in Q2 2020 saw 34 tenders announced, marking a drop of 23% over the last four-quarter average of 44, according to GlobalData’s power industry tenders database.

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Onshore was the top category in wind technology in terms of number of tenders for the quarter, accounting for 22 tenders and a 71% share, followed by Offshore with seven tenders and a 22.6% share. Onshore Repowered stood in third place with two tenders and a 6.5% share.


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Looking at global power tenders activity divided by the type of technology, wind held the fourth position in terms of number of tenders during Q2 2020 with a 4% share.

The proportion of tenders by category in the Wind technology tracked by GlobalData in the quarter was as follows:

  1. Project Implementation: ten tenders and a 29.4% share
  2. Power Purchase Agreement: eight tenders and a 23.5% share
  3. Supply & Erection: eight tenders and a 23.5% share
  4. Consulting & Similar Services: three tenders and an 8.8% share
  5. Electricity Supply: three tenders and an 8.8% share
  6. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: two tenders and a 5.9% share.

Europe leads wind tenders activity in Q2 2020

Comparing tenders activity in wind technology in different regions of the globe, Europe held the top position with 14 tenders and a share of 41.2% during Q2 2020, followed by Asia-Pacific with nine tenders and a 26.5% share and North America with eight tenders and a 23.5% share.

In fourth place was Middle East and Africa with two tenders and a 5.9% share and in fifth place was South and Central America with one tender and a 2.9% share.

Wind technology tenders in Q2 2020: Top issuers by capacity

The top issuers of tenders in Wind technology for the quarter in terms of power capacity involved were:

  1. Dominion Energy (United States): 1,250MW from one tender
  2. The AES (United States): 1,000MW from one tender
  3. Netherlands Enterprise Agency (Netherlands): 700MW 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.