Thermal Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2030 - Capacity, Generation, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles

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Summary

"Thermal Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2030 - Capacity, Generation, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles” is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information and understanding of the thermal power market.

The report provides in depth analysis on global thermal power market with forecasts up to 2030. The report analyzes the power market scenario in the US(includes thermal, nuclear, large hydro, pumped storage and renewable energy sources) and provides future outlook with forecasts up to 2030. The research details thermal power market outlook in the country and provides forecasts up to 2030. The report highlights installed capacity and power generation trends from 2006 to 2030 in the US thermal power market. A detailed coverage of energy policy framework governing the market with specific policies pertaining to thermal is provided in the report. The research also provides details of active thermal power plants in the country, upcoming thermal installation details and company snapshots of some of the major market participants.

The report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, secondary research and in-house analysis by GlobalData’s team of industry experts.

Scope

The report analyses global thermal power market, the US power market and the US thermal power market. The scope of the research includes -
- A brief introduction on global carbon emissions and global primary energy consumption.
- Historical period is during 2006-2015 (unless specified) and forecast period is for 2015-2030.
- Detailed overview on the global thermal power market with installed capacity and generation trends, market forces analysis (drivers, restraints and challenges), installed capacity by fuel type, installed capacity split by region, installed capacity split by major countries and cross country comparison among thermal sources such as coal, oil and gas.
- Power market scenario in the US and provides detailed market overview, installed capacity and power generation trends by various fuel types (includes thermal, nuclear, large hydro and renewable energy sources) with forecasts up to 2030.
- Detailed overview of the US thermal power market with installed capacity and generation trends, installed capacity by fuel type, net capacity addition by fuel type, owners share, market size of major equipments such as steam generator and turbine, and information on major active and upcoming projects.
- Key policies and regulatory framework supporting thermal power development.
- Company snapshots of some of the major market participants in the country.

Reasons to buy

The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner. It will allow you to -
- Identify key growth and investment opportunities in the US thermal power market.
- Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data for thermal power market.
- Position yourself to gain the maximum advantage of the industry’s growth potential.
- Develop strategies based on the latest regulatory events.
- Identify key partners and business development avenues.
- Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure, strategy and prospects.

1 Table of Contents
1 Table of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 7
1.2 List of Figures 9
2 Executive Summary 10
2.1 Global Thermal Power will Continue to be the Major Source of Electricity, despite Decreasing Growth Rate of Capacity 10
2.2 Thermal Power is the Dominant Source in the Power Mix 10
2.3 Gas to Witness Maximum Net Capacity Additions in US 12
3 Introduction 13
3.1 Carbon Emissions, Global, 2001-2015 13
3.2 Primary Energy Consumption, Global, 2001-2025 16
3.3 Report Guidance 18
4 Thermal Power Market, Global, 2006-2030 19
4.1 Thermal Power Market, Global, Overview 19
4.2 Thermal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 20
4.3 Thermal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 22
4.3.1 Thermal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 23
4.3.2 Thermal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Segment, 2015 and 2030 25
4.4 Thermal Power Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030 26
4.4.1 Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 28
4.4.2 Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 30
4.4.3 Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Segment, 2015 and 2030 32
5 Coal Power Market, Global, 2006-2030 34
5.1 Coal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 34
5.1.1 Coal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 36
5.1.2 Coal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 38
5.2 Coal Power Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030 40
5.2.1 Coal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by region, 2015 and 2030 42
5.2.2 Coal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 44
6 Oil Power Market, Global, 2006-2030 46
6.1 Oil Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 46
6.1.1 Oil Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 48
6.1.2 Oil Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 50
6.2 Oil Power Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030 52
6.2.1 Oil Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 54
6.2.2 Oil Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 56
7 Gas Power Market, Global, 2006-2030 58
7.1 Gas Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 58
7.1.1 Gas Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 60
7.1.2 Gas Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 62
7.2 Gas Power Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030 64
7.2.1 Gas Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 66
7.2.2 Gas Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 68
8 Power Market, US, 2006-2030 70
8.1 Power Market, US, Overview 70
8.2 Power Market, US, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 71
8.2.1 Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, 2006-2030 71
8.2.2 Power Market, US, Share in Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, 2015 and 2030 73
8.3 Power Market, US, Power Generation, 2006-2030 75
9 Thermal Power Market, US, 2006-2030 77
9.1 Thermal Power Market, US, Overview 77
9.2 Thermal Power Market, US, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 78
9.2.1 Thermal Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Technology, 2006-2030 80
9.3 Thermal Power Market, US, Power Generation, 2006-2030 82
9.4 Thermal Power Market, US, Project Based Analysis, 2015 84
9.4.1 Thermal Power Market, US, Major Operational Coal Power Plants, 2015 84
9.4.2 Thermal Power Market, US, Key Under-construction Coal Power Plants, 2015 85
9.4.3 Thermal Power Market, US, Major Operational Oil Power Plants, 2015 86
9.4.4 Thermal Power Market, US, Major Operational Gas Power Plants, 2015 87
9.4.5 Thermal Power Market, US, Key Under-construction Gas Power Plants, 2015 88
9.5 Thermal Power Market, US, Investment Trends, 2015 89
9.5.1 Thermal Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value, 2006-2015 89
9.5.2 Thermal Power Market, US, Split by Deal Type, 2015 91
10 Power Market, US, Regulatory Scenario 93
10.1 Overview 93
10.2 Federal Initiatives 93
10.2.1 Energy Independence and Security Act, 2007 93
10.2.2 Energy Improvement and Extension Act, 2008 94
10.2.3 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, 2009 94
10.2.4 Production Tax Credits 95
10.2.5 Investment Tax Credits 95
10.2.6 Manufacturing Tax Credit 96
10.2.7 Rural Energy for America Program: Grants 97
10.2.8 Tribal Energy Program Grant 97
10.2.9 Clean Renewable Energy Bonds 97
10.2.10 Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds 98
10.2.11 US Department of Energy - Loan Guarantee Program 98
10.2.12 Modified Accelerated Cost Recovery System 99
10.2.13 Green Power Purchasing Goal 100
10.2.14 Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit 100
10.3 Federal Initiatives for Solar Power 102
10.3.1 Solar America Initiative 102
10.3.2 SunShot Initiative 102
10.4 Federal Initiatives for Wind Power 102
10.5 Federal Initiatives for Biopower and Biofuels 103
10.5.1 Energy Policy Act - Alternative Fuels 103
10.5.2 Biorefinery Assistance Program 103
10.5.3 Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 104
10.6 State-Level Incentives 104
10.6.1 Overview 104
10.6.2 Renewable Portfolio Standards 104
10.6.3 Renewable Energy Certificates 106
10.6.4 Public Benefits Funds for Renewable Energy 106
10.6.5 Interconnection Standards 107
10.6.6 Net Metering 107
10.6.7 Property Assessed Clean Energy 107
10.7 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Iowa 108
10.7.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Iowa 108
10.7.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Iowa 109
10.7.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Iowa 110
10.8 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Minnesota 111
10.8.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Minnesota 111
10.8.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Minnesota 113
10.8.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, Minnesota 113
10.8.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, Minnesota 113
10.9 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Washington 114
10.9.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Washington 114
10.9.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Washington 117
10.10 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Colorado 118
10.10.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Colorado 118
10.11 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Texas 122
10.11.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Texas 122
10.11.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Texas 125
10.11.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Texas 127
10.11.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, Texas 127
10.12 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, California 128
10.12.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, California 128
10.12.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, California 133
10.12.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, California 137
10.12.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, California 137
10.12.5 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Geothermal, California 137
10.12.6 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, California 138
10.13 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Nevada 138
10.13.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Nevada 138
10.14 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, New Jersey 142
10.14.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, New Jersey 142
10.14.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, New Jersey 147
11 Thermal Power Market, US, Company Profiles 150
11.1 Company Snapshot: Tennessee Valley Authority 150
11.1.1 Tennessee Valley Authority - Company Overview 150
11.1.2 Tennessee Valley Authority - Business Description 150
11.1.3 Tennessee Valley Authority - SWOT Analysis 151
11.1.4 Tennessee Valley Authority - Major Products and Services 155
11.1.5 Tennessee Valley Authority - Head Office 155
11.2 Company Snapshot: NRG Energy, Inc. 156
11.2.1 NRG Energy, Inc. - Company Overview 156
11.2.2 NRG Energy, Inc. - Business Description 156
11.2.3 NRG Energy, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 157
11.2.4 NRG Energy, Inc. - Major Products and Services 162
11.2.5 NRG Energy, Inc. - Head Office 162
11.3 Company Snapshot: Indiana Michigan Power Company 163
11.3.1 Indiana Michigan Power Company - Company Overview 163
11.3.2 Indiana Michigan Power Company - Major Products and Services 163
11.3.3 Indiana Michigan Power Company - Head Office 163
11.4 Company Snapshot: Georgia Power Company 164
11.4.1 Georgia Power Company - Company Overview 164
11.4.2 Georgia Power Company - Business Description 164
11.4.3 Georgia Power Company - SWOT Analysis 165
11.4.4 Georgia Power Company - Major Products and Services 169
11.4.5 Georgia Power Company - Head Office 169
11.5 Company Snapshot: Florida Power & Light Company 170
11.5.1 Florida Power & Light Company - Company Overview 170
11.5.2 Florida Power & Light Company - Business Description 170
11.5.3 Florida Power & Light Company - SWOT Analysis 171
11.5.4 Florida Power & Light Company - Major Products and Services 175
11.5.5 Florida Power & Light Company - Head Office 176
11.6 Company Snapshot: DTE Electric Company 177
11.6.1 DTE Electric Company - Company Overview 177
11.6.2 DTE Electric Company - Major Products and Services 177
11.6.3 DTE Electric Company - Head Office 177
11.7 Company Snapshot: Appalachian Power 178
11.7.1 Appalachian Power - Company Overview 178
11.7.2 Appalachian Power - Major Products and Services 178
11.7.3 Appalachian Power - Head Office 179
11.8 Company Snapshot: American Electric Power Company, Inc. 180
11.8.1 American Electric Power Company, Inc. - Company Overview 180
11.8.2 American Electric Power Company, Inc. - Business Description 180
11.8.3 American Electric Power Company, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 182
11.8.4 American Electric Power Company, Inc. - Major Products and Services 186
11.8.5 American Electric Power Company, Inc. - Head Office 186
12 Appendix 187
12.1 Abbreviations 187
12.2 Bibliography 188
12.3 Market Definitions 188
12.3.1 Secondary Research 189
12.3.2 Primary Research 189
12.4 Contact Us 189
12.5 Disclaimer 190

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (MT), 2001-2015 15
Table 2: Primary Energy Consumption, Global (Mtoe), 2001-2025 17
Table 3: Thermal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 21
Table 4: Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 22
Table 5: Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 24
Table 6: Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Segment (%), 2015 and 2030 25
Table 7: Thermal Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 27
Table 8: Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 29
Table 9: Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 31
Table 10: Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Segment (%), 2015 and 2030 33
Table 11: Coal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 35
Table 12: Coal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 37
Table 13: Coal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 39
Table 14: Coal Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 41
Table 15: Coal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by region (%), 2015 and 2030 43
Table 16: Coal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 45
Table 17: Oil Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 47
Table 18: Oil Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 49
Table 19: Oil Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 51
Table 20: Oil Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 53
Table 21: Oil Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 55
Table 22: Oil Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 57
Table 23: Gas Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 59
Table 24: Gas Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 61
Table 25: Gas Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 63
Table 26: Gas Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 65
Table 27: Gas Power Market, Global, Generation Share by region (%), 2015 and 2030 67
Table 28: Gas Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 69
Table 29: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type(MW), 2006-2030 72
Table 30: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015 and 2030 74
Table 31: Power Market, US, Power Generation by Fuel Type (GWh), 2006-2030 76
Table 32: Thermal Power Market, US, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 79
Table 33: Thermal Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Technology (MW), 2006-2030 81
Table 34: Thermal Power Market, US, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 83
Table 35: Thermal Power Market, US, Major Operational Coal Power Plants, 2015 84
Table 36: Thermal Power Market, US, Key Under-construction Coal Power Plants, 2015 85
Table 37: Thermal Power Market, US, Major Operational Oil Power Plants, 2015 86
Table 38: Thermal Power Market, US, Major Operational Gas Power Plants, 2015 87
Table 39: Thermal Power Market, US, Key Under-construction Gas Power Plants, 2015 88
Table 40: Thermal Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006-2015 90
Table 41: Thermal Power Market, US, Deals by Type, 2015 92
Table 42: Renewable Energy Market, US, Production Tax Credit ($/kWh), 2015 95
Table 43: Renewable Energy Market, US, Production Tax Credit, 2015 96
Table 44: Renewable Energy Market, US, Green Power Purchasing Goal (%), 2016-2025 100
Table 45: Renewable Power, US, Renewable Portfolio Standards, State Targets, 2016 105
Table 46: Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Renewable Energy Standards (%), 2012 and onward 114
Table 47: Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Member-Owned Renewable Energy Program Rate ($/kWh), 2010-2017 116
Table 48: Renewable Energy Market, Colorado, Capital Cost Threshold Rates, 2014 120
Table 49: Renewable Energy, Feed-in Tariffs, Marin County - California, 2016 130
Table 50: Renewable Energy, Feed-in Tariffs, Los Angeles - California, 2016 131
Table 51: Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff Multiplier, Los Angeles - California, 2016 131
Table 52: Renewable Energy Market, California, Go Solar Campaign Program Components, 2007-2016 133
Table 53: Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative Program Budget ($m), 2007-2016 134
Table 54: Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative Rebate Levels by Incentive Step and Rebate Type, 2012 135
Table 55: Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative, Details by Incentive Type, 2013 135
Table 56: Renewable Portfolio Standard, Nevada (%), 2005 and onward 139
Table 57: Renewable Energy Market, New Jersey, Renewable Portfolio Standards (%), 2004 onward 143
Table 58: Solar Alternative Compliance Payment ($/MWh), New Jersey, 2008-2016 148
Table 59: Tennessee Valley Authority, Major Products and Services 155
Table 60: NRG Energy, Inc., Major Products and Services 162
Table 61: Indiana Michigan Power Company, Major Products and Services 163
Table 62: Georgia Power Company, Major Products and Services 169
Table 63: Florida Power & Light Company, Major Products and Services 175
Table 64: DTE Electric Company, Major Products and Services 177
Table 65: Appalachian Power, Major Products and Services 178
Table 66: American Electric Power Company, Inc., Major Products and Services 186
Table 67: Abbreviations 187

1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Type of Power Plant (%), 2015 11
Figure 2: Thermal Power Market, US, Net Capacity Additions by Fuel Type (MW), 2006-2030 12
Figure 3: Carbon-di-oxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (MT), 2001-2015 14
Figure 4: Global, Primary Energy Consumption, Global (Mtoe), 2001-2025 16
Figure 5: Thermal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 20
Figure 6: Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 22
Figure 7: Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 23
Figure 8: Thermal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Segment (%), 2015 and 2030 25
Figure 9: Thermal Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 26
Figure 10: Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 28
Figure 11: Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 30
Figure 12: Thermal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Segment (%), 2015 and 2030 32
Figure 13: Coal Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 34
Figure 14: Coal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 36
Figure 15: Coal Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 38
Figure 16: Coal Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 40
Figure 17: Coal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 42
Figure 18: Coal Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 44
Figure 19: Oil Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 46
Figure 20: Oil Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 48
Figure 21: Oil Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 50
Figure 22: Oil Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 52
Figure 23: Oil Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 54
Figure 24: Oil Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 56
Figure 25: Gas Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 58
Figure 26: Gas Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 60
Figure 27: Gas Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 62
Figure 28: Gas Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 64
Figure 29: Gas Power Market, Global, Generation Share by region (%), 2015 and 2030 66
Figure 30: Gas Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 68
Figure 31: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type(MW), 2006-2030 71
Figure 32: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015-2030 73
Figure 33: Power Market, US, Power Generation by Fuel Type (GWh), 2006-2030 75
Figure 34: Thermal Power Market, US, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 78
Figure 35: Thermal Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Technology (MW), 2006-2030 80
Figure 36: Thermal Power Market, US, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 82
Figure 37: Thermal Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006-2015 89
Figure 38: Thermal Power Market, US, Split by Deal Type (%), 2015 91
Figure 39: Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Renewable Energy Standards (%), 2012 and onward 114
Figure 40: Renewable Energy Market, Nevada, Renewable Portfolio Standards (%), 2005 and onward 139


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