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Analyzing Marine Energy in the UK

  • July 2013
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  • Aruvian's R'search
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  • 95 pages

The United Kingdom is the leading market for marine technologies and has been a pioneer in the development of marine energy worldwide. The marine energy industry in the UK is well developed and marine resources are plenty to help meet the UK's energy demands.


The ocean energy industry has a number of technologies and concepts. The diversity in the industry is having an unintended impact on the development of the supply chain which could play a significant role in the development of the ocean energy sector and also help in reduction of costs and the commercialization of various concepts.

Some of the major players in the UK marine energy industry include Oceanlinx, Pelamis Wave Power, Voith Hydro Wavegen, amongst others.


Aruvian Research analyzes the Marine Energy industry in the UK in its research reports Analyzing Marine Energy in the UK. The report begins with a brief profile of the global energy industry and the global renewable energy industry. We look at the oil market, the natural gas market and the future perspective of the global energy industry.


Analyzing the global market for marine energy, we look at the industry through an overview of what is marine energy and the technology behind marine energy. In our report, we analyze the marine energy industry through the technologies of tidal energy and wave energy. We include industry statistics, supply chain analysis, installed capacity of marine energy worldwide and generation statistics of marine energy worldwide. We analyze global statistics as well as installed capacity and generation capacity for both tidal energy and wave energy.


Moving to the analysis of the marine energy market in the UK, we analyze the industry through an industry overview, the capacity of tidal energy in the UK, the capacity of wave energy in the UK, as well as generation statistics of both tidal and wave energy. An economic analysis of marine energy in the UK is also undertaken. A look at the regulatory framework in the country impacting the marine energy industry is included as well.

Major industry players are analyzed in this in-depth report on marine energy in the UK from Aruvian Research.

Table Of Contents

Analyzing Marine Energy in the UK
A. Executive Summary

B. Global Energy Industry: Brief Profile
B.1 Industry Definition
B.2 Brief Profile of the Industry
B.3 Looking at the Global Oil Market
B.4 Looking at the Global Natural Gas
B.5 Looking at Other Fuels
B.6 Future Perspective

C. Global Renewable Energy Industry: Brief Profile

D. Global Market for Marine Energy
D.1 Overview
D.2 Technology behind Marine Energy
D.2.1 Tidal Technology
D.2.2 Wave Technology
D.2.3 Upcoming Technologies
D.3 Industry Overview
D.4 Global Marine Energy Capacity
D.4.1 Marine Energy
D.4.2 Tidal Technology
D.4.3 Wave Technology
D.5 Generation Statistics
D.5.1 Marine Energy
D.5.2 Tidal Technology
D.5.3 Wave Technology

E. Marine Energy in the United Kingdom
E.1 Industry Overview
E.2 Capacity of Tidal Energy
E.3 Capacity of Wave Energy
E.4 Tidal Energy Generation Statistics
E.5 Wave Energy Generation Statistics

F. Economic Analysis

G. Regulatory Framework

H. Market Share Analysis

I. Major Industry Players
I.1 Ocean Power Technologies
I.1.1 Corporate Profile
I.1.2 Business Segment Analysis
I.1.3 Financial Analysis
I.1.4 SWOT Analysis
I.2 AWS Ocean Energy
I.3 Marine Current Turbines
I.4 Oceana Energy Company
I.5 Oceanlinx Limited
I.6 Ocean Renewable Power Company
I.7 Openhydro Group Limited
I.8 Pelamis Wave Power Ltd
I.9 RWE Npower Renewables Ltd.
I.10 Voith Hydro Wavegen Ltd

J. Glossary of Terms


List of Figures


Figure 1: Proved Reserves of Oil at end of 2011
Figure 2: Proved Reserves of Natural Gas at 2011 (Trillion Cubic Meters)
Figure 3: Control over Production of Remaining Commercial Reserves of Natural Gas
Figure 4: Proved Reserves of Coal at end of 2011
Figure 5: Global Energy Consumption Forecast (2003-2030)
Figure 6: Global Energy Consumption Forecast by Fuel Type (1980-2030)
Figure 7: Installed Capacity of the Global Renewable Energy Industry (in MW), 2012-2020
Figure 8: Global Renewable Energy Generation (in GWh), 2012-2020
Figure 9: Energy Levels of Waves and Potential Wave Energy Sites Worldwide (in kW/m)
Figure 10: Global Installed Capacity of Global Marine Energy (in MW), 2012-2020
Figure 11: Installed Capacity of Tidal Energy Worldwide (in MW), 2012-2020
Figure 12: Installed Capacity of Wave Energy Worldwide (in MW), 2012-2020
Figure 13: Global Generation of Marine Energy (in GWh), 2012-2020
Figure 14: Global Generation of Tidal Energy (in GWh), 2012-2020
Figure 15: Global Generation of Wave Energy (in GWh), 2012-2020
Figure 16: Installed Capacity of Tidal Energy in the UK (in MW), 2012-2020
Figure 17: Installed Capacity of Wave Energy in the UK (in MW), 2012-2020
Figure 18: Generation of Tidal Energy in the UK (in GWh), 2012-2020
Figure 19: Generation of Wave Energy in the UK (in GWh), 2012-2020
Figure 20: Installation Costs of Wave Energy Converters in the UK (in USD/kW)
Figure 21: Installation Costs of Tidal Energy Converters in the UK (in USD/kW)
Figure 22: Generation Costs Range for Wave and Tidal Technologies in the UK (in USD/KW)
Figure 23: Capital Costs for a Wave Farm in the UK (%), 2012
Figure 24: Capital Costs for a Tidal Stream Farm in the UK (%), 2012
Figure 25: Market Share Analysis of the UK Tidal Energy Market (%), 2012
Figure 26: Market Share Analysis of the UK Wave Energy Market (%), 2012


List of Tables


Table 1: Installed Capacity of the Global Renewable Energy Industry (in MW), 2012-2020
Table 2: Global Renewable Energy Generation (in GWh), 2012-2020
Table 3: Comparing Ocean Energy with Other Energy Sources
Table 4: Major Tidal Technology Industry Players and their Major Technologies
Table 5: Major Wave Technology Industry Players and their Major Technologies
Table 6: Global Installed Capacity of Global Marine Energy (in MW), 2012-2020
Table 7: Installed Capacity of Wave Energy Worldwide (in MW), 2012-2020
Table 8: Installed Capacity of Wave Energy Worldwide (in MW), 2012-2020
Table 9: Global Generation of Marine Energy (in GWh), 2012-2020
Table 10: Global Generation of Tidal Energy (in GWh), 2012-2020
Table 11: Global Generation of Wave Energy (in GWh), 2012-2020
Table 12: Installed Capacity of Tidal Energy in the UK (in MW), 2012-2020
Table 13: Installed Capacity of Wave Energy in the UK (in MW), 2012-2020
Table 14: Generation of Tidal Energy in the UK (in GWh), 2012-2020
Table 15: Generation of Wave Energy in the UK (in GWh), 2012-2020


Companies Mentioned
Ocean Power Technologies
AWS Ocean Energy
Marine Current Turbines
Oceana Energy Company
Oceanlinx Limited
Ocean Renewable Power Company
Openhydro Group Limited
Pelamis Wave Power Ltd
RWE Npower Renewables Ltd.
Voith Hydro Wavegen Ltd

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