Global Energy Storage Market to 2020 - Targeting Transportation Sector Applications, Advanced Batteries, Ultracapacitors and Fuel Cells all Set for Growth






 

Published: April 2013 

 
GBI Research’s new report, “Global Energy Storage Market to 2020 – Targeting Transportation Sector Applications, Advanced Batteries, Ultracapacitors and Fuel Cells all Set for Growth”, provides key data, information and analysis on the market opportunities in the energy storage devices market. The report provides market potential of key energy storage technologies such as advanced batteries, fuel cells, pumped storage, flywheels and ultracapacitors. The research discusses market dynamics in detail by providing analytical content on the key drivers and restraints for the development of each energy storage technology. The report’s coverage of the energy storage devices market is comprehensive with dedicated sections on potential markets for advanced batteries and key supplier profiles. The growth of consumer demand for a reliable energy storage option has resulted in a series of inventions being made in the advanced energy storage market. In recent years, substantial progress has been made in the market for advanced batteries, fuel cells, flywheels, and ultracapacitors. There has been a substantial progress in increasing the expected battery life and developing battery technologies capable of effectively powering various digital devices, power tools, battery electric vehicles, and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. This report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by GBI Research’s team of industry experts.
 

Scope

  • Qualitative analysis of market drivers, restraints for the global energy storage market.
  • The report covers data and analysis on the energy storage devices in the leading geographies of the world.
  • The report covers market size and forecasts data for key energy storage devices namely advanced batteries, fuel cells, pumped storage, flywheels and ultracapacitors.
  • Annualized market revenues data from 2006 to 2012, forecast forward for 8 years to 2020.
  • Comprehensive coverage of growth opportunities arising from these energy storage devices.
  • Competitive landscape section that profiles key players, namely, Panasonic EV Energy Co., Ltd., SANYO Electric Co., Ltd, Cobasys LLC, BYD Company Limited, LG Chem, Ltd.
  • Major regulations and support programs to promote energy storage devices market.
  • Investment trends across energy storage devices market globally.
  • Completed and planned deals by type (equity offerings, debt offerings, private equity, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions)
  • Key topics covered include market growth forecasts, split by application, split by geography, competitive landscape, deals, major regulations and support programs.
 

Reasons to Buy

  • Develop business strategies by understanding the trends and developments that are driving the energy storage technologies globally.
  • Design and develop your product development, marketing and sales strategies.
  • Exploit business opportunities by identifying those market players with the most innovative pipeline.
  • Develop market-entry and market expansion strategies.
  • Identify key players best positioned to take advantage of the emerging market opportunities.
  • What is the next big thing in the energy storage market landscape? – Identify, understand and capitalize.
  • Make more informed business decisions from the insightful and in-depth analysis of the global energy storage market and the factors shaping it.
1 Table of Contents
1 Table of Contents
1.1 List of Tables
1.2 List of Figures
2 Executive Summary
2.1 Consumer Demand is increasing for the Energy Storage Market
2.2 Global Advanced Batteries Market to Show Encouraging Growth in the Short Term
2.3 Fuel Cells Market is in Nascent Stage of Development
2.4 Ultracapacitor Market to Register Substantial Growth in Future
2.5 Transportation Sector is most sought After Application Segment for Fuel Cells
2.6 High Costs Hinder Growth of Fuel Cells Market
2.7 Automotive Sector to be Cornerstone of Growth for Ultracapacitors
2.8 High Capital Outlay an Area of Concern for Ultracapacitors
3 Introduction
3.1 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Technology Definition
3.2 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Types of Storage Device
3.3 Report Guidance
4 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global
4.1 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global, Overview
4.2 Types of Energy Storage Devices
4.2.1 Mechanical
4.2.2 Electrical
4.2.3 Thermal
4.2.4 Electrochemical
4.3 Types of Electrochemical Devices
4.3.1 Flow Batteries
4.3.2 Fuel Cells
4.3.3 Batteries
4.3.3.1 Primary Batteries
4.3.3.2 Secondary Batteries
4.4 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global, Market Size, 2006–2020
4.5 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global, Key Drivers and Challenges
4.5.1 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global, Key Drivers
4.5.1.1 Increasing Environmental Concerns
4.5.1.2 Increasing Need for Reliable Backup Power
4.5.1.3 Long Life Spans
4.5.1.4 Low Monitoring Needs
4.5.2 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global, Key Challenges
4.5.2.1 High Initial Investment
4.5.2.2 Lack of Common Codes and Standards
4.5.2.3 Grid Interconnection Barriers and Excess Capacity
4.6 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global, Split by Technology
4.7 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global, Deals by Type, 2010-Q1, 2013
4.8 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Global, Planned Deals by Type, 2011-2013
5 Advanced Batteries Market, Global
5.1 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Overview
5.2 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Key Drivers and Challenges
5.2.1 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Key Drivers
5.2.1.1 Need for Advanced Energy Storage Systems with High Energy and Power Density
5.2.1.2 Growth in Consumer Electronics and Portable Devices
5.2.1.3 Successful Commercialization of Hybrid Electric Vehicles
5.2.1.4 Government Support and Incentives
5.2.2 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Key Challenges
5.2.2.1 Safety Issues for Both Portable and Hybrid Electric Vehicle Li-ion Batteries
5.2.2.2 High Initial Costs
5.2.2.3 Lithium Production and Supply Represents Potential Bottleneck
5.3 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Market Size, 2006–2020
5.4 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Split by Battery Type, 2011
5.5 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Split by Application, 2011
5.6 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Split by Geography, 2011
5.7 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Competitive Landscape
5.8 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Investment Trends
5.8.1 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Investments, 2010–Q3 2011
5.8.2 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, By Deal Type ($m), 2010–2011
5.8.3 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Major Deals
5.9 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Contracts
5.10 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs
5.10.1 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, The US
5.10.1.1 Mercury Containing and Rechargeable Battery Management Act
5.10.2 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, Canada
5.10.2.1 ecoEnergy for Industry Program
5.10.3 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, Germany
5.10.3.1 Act on the Placing on the Market, The Collection and the Environmentally Friendly Disposal of Batteries and Accumulators
5.10.4 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, France
5.10.5 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, China
5.10.6 Advanced Batteries Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, Japan
5.10.6.1 Changes in Japanese Law Regarding Global Warming Issues
5.10.6.2 Color Coding
6 Fuel Cells Market, Global
6.1 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Overview
6.2 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Key Drivers and Challenges
6.2.1 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Key Drivers
6.2.1.1 High Efficiency and Non-Dependence upon Natural Forces
6.2.1.2 Commercialization of Fuel Cell-Based Automobiles
6.2.1.3 Low-Maintenance Storage Drives
6.2.1.4 Storage with Low Monitoring Needs
6.2.2 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Key Challenges
6.2.2.1 High Manufacturing and Material Costs
6.2.2.2 Lack of Infrastructure
6.2.2.3 Durability and Longevity of Fuel Cells
6.2.2.4 Fuel Supply
6.3 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Market Size, 2006–2020
6.4 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Split by Fuel Cell Type, 2011
6.5 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Split by Application, 2011
6.6 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Split by Geography, 2011
6.7 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Competitive Landscape
6.8 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Investment Trends
6.8.1 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Investments, 2010–2011
6.8.2 Fuel Cells Market, Global, By Deal Type, 2011
6.8.3 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Major Deals, 2011
6.8.3.1 FuelCell Energy Completes Public Offering of $34.5m
6.8.3.2 Plug Power Completes Public Offering of Common Stock for $22.5m
6.8.3.3 Ultra Electronics Holdings Acquires Adaptive Materials
6.8.3.4 Bloom Energy Secures $150m in Venture Financing
6.8.3.5 myFC Secures $6.7m in Venture Financing Round
6.9 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs
6.9.1 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, The US
6.9.1.1 Investment Tax Credits
6.9.1.2 Personal Tax Credits – Residential RE Tax Credit
6.9.1.3 US Department of Treasury – RE grant
6.9.2 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, Canada
6.9.2.1 Accelerated Capital Cost Allowance
6.9.2.2 British Columbia Energy Plan: A Vision for Clean Energy Leadership
6.9.3 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, Germany
6.9.4 Fuel Cells Market, Global, Major Regulations and Support Programs, Japan
7 Pumped Storage Market, Global
7.1 Pumped Storage Market, Global, Overview
7.2 Pumped Storage Market, Global, Key Drivers and Challenges
7.3 Benefits and Purpose
7.3.1 Pump Storage Hydro Plant as Energy Storage Facility
7.3.2 Pump Storage Hydro Plant as Peaking Plant
7.3.3 Minimization of New Transmission Investments and Improved Utilization of Transmission Capacity
7.3.4 Long Working Life with Negligible Operating Cost
7.3.5 No Pollution or Waste
7.3.6 Flood Control, Irrigation, Fishery and Aesthetic Value
7.4 Drawbacks of Pump Storage Plants
7.5 Driving Forces of Pump Storage Power Plants
7.5.1 Importance of Pumped Storage for the Integration of Renewable Energy
7.6 Pumped Storage Market, Global, Market Size, 2006–2020
7.7 Pumped Storage Hydro Market, Global, Split by Geography, 2011
8 Advanced Energy Storage Devices, Other Technologies
8.1 Flywheel UPS Market, Global
8.1.1 Flywheel UPS Market, Global, Overview
8.1.1.1 Types of Flywheel
8.1.2 Flywheel UPS Market, Global, Market Size, 2006–2020
8.1.3 Flywheel UPS Market, Global, Key Drivers and Challenges
8.1.3.1 Flywheel UPS Market, Global, Key Drivers
8.1.3.2 Flywheel UPS Market, Global, Key Challenges
8.1.4 Flywheel UPS Market, Global, Competitive Landscape
8.1.5 Flywheel UPS Market, Global, Split by Geography, 2011
8.2 Ultracapacitor Market, Global
8.2.1 Ultracapacitor Market, Global, Overview
8.2.1.1 Consumer Electronics
8.2.1.2 Transportation
8.2.1.3 Industrial
8.2.1.4 Renewable Energy Storage
8.2.1.5 Telecommunications
8.2.2 Ultracapacitor Market, Global, Market Size, 2006–2020
8.3 Global Ultracapacitors Production Analysis on the basis of Region
8.3.1 Ultracapacitor Market, Global, Key Drivers and Challenges
8.3.1.1 Ultracapacitor Market, Global, Key Drivers
8.3.1.2 Ultracapacitor Market, Global, Key Challenges
8.3.2 Ultracapacitor Market, Global, Split by Geography, 2011
9 Appendix
9.1 About GBI Research
9.2 Abbreviations
9.3 Bibliography
9.4 Methodology
9.4.1 Coverage
9.4.2 Secondary Research
9.4.3 Primary Research
9.4.4 Expert Panel Validation
9.5 Contact Us
9.6 Disclaimer