Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
While the recession held back wind turbine manufacturers, the trend toward greener and renewable energy will boost industry demand. In the coming years, wind turbines will experience more favorable demand conditions as electricity prices continue to go up and interest in sustainable energy picks up. Nevertheless, manufacturers will still face several obstacles, including high transportation costs, which will weigh heavily on industry profitability... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Industry firms manufacture wind turbine components, including blades, towers and generators separately. However, all manufacturers deliver completed wind turbines to customers. As such, products and services are segmented according to wind turbine size.
Large wind turbines
Large wind turbines are generally used to power larger commercial and industrial operations. These operations demand a greater amount of energy and, in turn, a greater amount of turbines. As a result, large wind turbines are estimated to account for about 70.0% of industry production. Larger turbines are associated with utility scale wind power... purchase to read more