Research and Markets, a company that offers market research information, has included a new report titled “Renewable Energy in Brazil” to its product offering. The report on the renewable energy industry in Brazil presents quantitative as well as qualitative summary of the market dynamics of this industry.
The report provides data on the size of the renewable energy market by presenting the existing values for the period 2007 to 2011 and provides a market forecast for the period from 2012 to 2016. The industry profile elucidated in the report includes descriptions of major players in the Brazilian renewable energy industry. Information on the vital financial metrics of each of those industry players is provided. An analysis of the competitive pressures that exist within the renewable energy market is presented in the report.
The revenue generated by the Brazilian renewable energy industry in 2011 is given to be $104.3 billion. The revenue represents a growth of 2.5% CAGR from 2007 to 2011. An analysis of the market revenue comprises data on the market size, information on macroeconomic factors, the top companies and an analysis of the growth trends exhibited by the market is represented in both textual as well as graphical forms. The renewable energy market is considered to be constituted by the net consumption of electric energy generated by means of solar, geothermal, hydroelectric and wind power. It also includes electricity generated by combustion of wood and waste. The data represented in the report is in terms of net consumption and not in terms of gross consumption. Net consumption of electric power does not take into consideration, the power consumed by the generating units themselves. The market volume is estimated by calculating the electricity volume consumed in billions of kilowatt hours, which in 2011 was found to be 451.9 billion kWh. The market volume has grown at a 3.9% CAGR from 2007 to 2011.