Global power industry tenders for September 2019 down 37%

11 October 2019 (Last Updated October 11th, 2019 09:16)

Global power industry tenders for September 2019 down 37%

Power industry tenders activity in September 2019 saw 642 tenders announced, marking a drop of 37% over the last 12-month average of 1,018, according to GlobalData’s power database.

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Power industry tenders in September 2019: Asia-Pacific leads global activity

On comparing tenders activity in different regions of the globe, Asia-Pacific held the top position with 425 tenders and a share of 66.2% during September 2019, followed by Middle East and Africa with 122 tenders and a 19% share and Europe with 70 tenders and a 10.9% share.

In fourth place was North America with 22 tenders and a 3.4% share and in fifth place was South and Central America with three tenders and a 0.5% share.

On the basis of the last 12-month average, Asia-Pacific held a lead over others with 620 tenders, followed by North America with 146.

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Thermal tops by technology in September 2019

Looking at tenders by the type of technology, thermal accounted for the largest proportion with 102 tenders and a 48.6% share, followed by solar with 73 tenders and a 34.8% share and wind with 14 tenders and a 6.7% share.

Looking at power industry tenders divided by segment as tracked by GlobalData, T&D Project was the most popular segment during September 2019, with 296 tenders, followed by T&D Equipment (149) and Generation Equipment (99).

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

  1. Project Implementation: 264 tenders and a 41.1% share
  2. Supply & Erection: 207 tenders and a 32.2% share
  3. Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: 145 tenders and a 22.6% share
  4. Electricity Supply: 13 tenders and a 2% share
  5. Consulting & Similar Services: nine tenders and a 1.4% share
  6. Power Purchase Agreement: four tenders and a 0.6% share.

Power tenders in September 2019: Top companies by capacity

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

  1. NHPC (India): 2,000MW from one tender
  2. Baltimore Gas and Electric (United States): 1,729MW from one tender
  3. Solar Energy Corporation of India (India): 1,200MW 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.