December 21, 2022

Plunkett Research, Ltd., a Houston-based market research firm, has published a complete, new report on the Solar Power, Wind Power & Renewable Energy Industry.  (Plunkett’s Solar Power, Wind Power & Renewable Energy Industry Almanac 2023,  It contains hundreds of pages of vital insights, including forecasts, market sizing, technologies analysis, trends analysis and statistical tables, as well as data on top global companies.

Key Findings:

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms within the Solar Power, Wind Power & Renewable Energy Industry.  Gain vital insights that can help shape strategy for business development, product development and investments.

Key Features:

  • Business trends analysis
  • In-depth industry overview
  • Technology trends analysis
  • Forecasts
  • Spending, investment, and consumption discussions
  • In-depth industry statistics and metrics
  • Industry employment numbers

Additional Key Features Include:

Industry Glossary

Industry Contacts list, including Professional Societies and Industry Associations

Profiles of industry-leading companies

  • U.S. and Global Firms
  • Publicly held, Private and Subsidiaries
  • Executive Contacts
  • Revenues
  • For Public Companies: Detailed Financial Summaries

Pages: 406

Statistical Tables Provided: 20

Companies Profiled: 250

Geographic Focus: Global

Price: $399.99

Key Questions Answered Include:

  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?

This feature-rich report covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the Solar Power, Wind Power & Renewable Energy Industry.

Major Trends Affecting the Solar Power, Wind Power & Renewable Energy Industry

  1. Introduction
  2. Solar Installations Soar While Solar Panel Costs Plummet
  3. Photovoltaic Technologies, Thin Film Solar and Solar Panel Efficiency
  4. Utility Scale Solar Plants
  5. Wind Power
  6. Hydroelectric Power
  7. Geothermal Power
  8. Biomass, Waste-to-Energy, Waste Methane and Biofuels from Algae
  9. Ethanol Production Soared, But U.S. Federal Subsidy Expires
  10. Cellulosic Ethanol Makes Slow Commercial Progress
  11. Tidal Power
  12. Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Power Research Continue/Fuel Cell Cars Enter Market
  13. Electric Cars and Plug-in Hybrids (PHEVs) to See Massive New Investments by Auto Makers
  14. Major Research and Advancements in Lithium Batteries/Tesla and Panasonic Operate the Gigafactory
  15. Natural Gas-Powered Vehicles Gain in Popularity/Long Term Potential Is Bright Thanks to Low Shale Gas Prices
  16. Homes and Commercial Buildings Seek Green Certification
  17. Smart Electric Grid Technologies Are Adopted
  18. The Energy Industry Invests in Storage Battery Technologies with an Eye on Distributed Power and Renewables
  19. Nuclear Energy Moves Ahead in India, China and the Middle East
  20. Nuclear Fusion Technologies Might Create Unlimited, Emission-Free Power
  21. New Display Technologies with PLEDs
  22. Electric Utilities Adopt Coal Emissions Scrubbers While the Industry Tests Carbon Capture and Clean Coal Technologies
  23. Superconductivity Provides Advanced Electricity Distribution Technology
  24. Lower Energy Intensity Is a Prime Focus in China/U.S. Achieves Dramatic Energy Intensity Reductions

Solar Power, Wind Power & Renewable Energy Industry Statistics

  1. Global Alternative Energy Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
  2. U.S. Alternative Energy Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
  3. Approximate Energy Unit Conversion Factors
  4. Biomass Energy Resource Hierarchy
  5. Comparison of Alternative Fuels with Gasoline & Diesel
  6. World Total Primary Energy Consumption by Region: 2017-2050
  7. Share of Electricity Generation by Energy Source, U.S.: Projections, 2021-2050
  8. Energy Consumption by Source & Sector, U.S.: 2021
  9. Primary Energy Flow by Source & Sector, U.S.: 2021
  10. Net Electrical Power Generation by Fuel Type, U.S.: 2021
  11. Net Electrical Power Generation by Fuel Type, U.S.: 1990-July 2022
  12. Energy Production by Renewable Energy, U.S.: Selected Years, 1955-2021
  13. U.S. Renewable Energy Consumption by Energy Source, 2015 vs. 2021
  14. Fuel Ethanol Production & Consumption, U.S.: 1981- July 2022
  15. Biodiesel Production & Consumption, U.S.: 2001- July 2022
  16. Top 10 Countries by Installed Wind Generating Capacity: 2021
  17. Top 15 U.S. States by Installed Wind Generating Capacity: 2nd Quarter 2022
  18. U.S. Department of Energy Funding for Science & Energy Programs: 2021-2023
  19. Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Energy, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2020-2022