13 April 2018

Global Wind Market Update 2017 – Demand Side Analysis

Following a 15% drop in global new installations in 2016, negative growth continued in 2017. The 4% drop in new wind installations in 2017 vs. 2016 is primarily due to a slowdown in installations in China. However, 2018 is likely to see global wind installations bounce back with a 9.1% year-over-year growth. The annual wind

06 April 2018

Global Wind Market Update 2017 – Supply Side Analysis

FTI Intelligence released its Supply Side Analysis, part one of its Global Wind Market Update – Demand & Supply 2017 report. According to the data collected, 21,691 wind turbines were installed globally in 2017 with a combined capacity of 52,150 MW. The 21,691 wind turbines were produced by 46 wind turbine manufacturers in 2017, 19

26 February 2018

Preliminary Turbine OEM Rankings for 2017

FTI Intelligence released its preliminary rankings for the world’s top five wind turbine original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Danish manufacturer Vestas held the title as the world’s largest supplier of wind turbines in 2017, due to the Danish supplier’s wide geographic diversification strategy and strong performance in the U.S. market. Siemens Gamesa ranked second in 2017,

31 October 2017

Global Wind Market Update – H2 2017 Briefing

The Global Wind Market Update – H2 2017 Briefing updates FTI Intelligence’s Global Wind Market Update – Demand & Supply 2016 report, which was released in March 2017. Throughout the briefing, FTI Intelligence compares its previous forecasts (through 2026) from the report against the new and current forecasts to highlight the changes made. At this

21 March 2017

Global Wind Market Update 2016 – Demand Side Analysis

Following a record year in 2015 with 63 GW of installations, 2016 showed a 15% drop in installations, resulting from the slowdown of installation in the world’s largest wind market, China, combined with the sizeable decrease of installation in Poland, Canada and Brazil. 2017 is likely to see the global wind installations drop 3.3% year-over-year,

09 March 2017

Global Wind Market Update 2016 – Supply Side Analysis

According to the supply side data collected, 26,277 wind turbines were installed globally in 2016 with a combined capacity of 56,754 MW. The 26,277 wind turbines were produced by 49 wind turbine manufacturers in 2016, 22 of which are from China. Danish supplier Vestas increased its global market share in 2016 more than any other

20 February 2017

Preliminary Turbine OEM Rankings for 2016

Danish manufacturer Vestas recaptured the title as the world’s largest supplier of wind turbines in 2016, according to preliminary findings from FTI Intelligence. This achievement was in large part due to increased installations in the U.S. market, where it overtook U.S. manufacturer GE as the No. 1 supplier. According to the findings, GE and Enercon

10 October 2016

Global Wind Market Update – H2 2016 Briefing

The Global Wind Market Update – H2 2016 Briefing updates FTI Intelligence’s Global Wind Market Update – Demand & Supply 2015 report, which was released in March 2016. Throughout the briefing, FTI Intelligence compares its previous forecasts (through 2025) from the report against the new and current forecasts to highlight the changes made. At this