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Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) Systems - Global Strategic Business Report Product Image

Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) Systems - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 2692233
  • September 2013
  • Region: Global
  • 104 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2018.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) Systems in US$ Thousand.

The report profiles 19 companies including many key and niche players such as: ABB, Inc., American Superconductor Corporation, ASG Superconductors SpA, Columbus Superconductors SpA, Babcock Noell GmbH, Bruker Energy & Supercon Technologies, Fujikura Europe Ltd., GE Corporation, General Cable Superconductors Ltd., Luvata U.K. Ltd., Nexans SA, Southwire Company, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., SuperPower, Inc., and SuNam Co., Ltd.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

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I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definition and Scope of Study

II. Executive Summary

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW
Why Energy Storage?
Growing Need for Green Energy Storage Devices
SMES: A Promising Energy Storage Technology
How Significant is SMES for Power Utilities?
Effect of Energy Storage System Integration in Power Grid at Different Levels
R&D Efforts Focused on Addressing Cost Issues & Storage Capacity in SMES Systems
Development of Superconducting Materials: Essential for Market's Progress
Focus on Sustainable Power Sourcing Enhances Significance of Energy Storage
Table 1: Targets for Electricity Production from Renewable Energy Sources in Select Countries
Table 2: % of Renewable Sources in Electricity Production for Select Countries
Why Energy Storage Can Be a Game Changer for Renewable Energy?
Focus on Energy Efficiency to Drive Prospects for Energy Storage
Rising Renewable Energy Consumption to Drive Energy Storage Market
Table 3: World Installed Base of Wind Energy (in MW) by Geographic Region (2012 & 2017P) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Assessing the Significance of Storage Technologies in Distributed Generation
The Business Case for Installing Energy Storage Systems in DERs
Microgrids - Driving Energy Storage in the Future
Rapid Charging & Discharging and Minimizing Energy Losses: Major Advantages
Growing Need to Develop SMES Systems with Larger Power Storage Capacities
High Cost: A Major Obstacle to Adoption in Large-Scale Applications
Challenges Faced in Deployment of SMES Systems
New Projects & Government Mandates to Stimulate Energy Storage Market
Incentives & Standards: Key to Promoting Energy Storage Technologies
Competitive Landscape

2. ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEMS - AN OVERVIEW
Power Grid: From Generation to Distribution
World Electricity Generation & Demand: A Review
Table 4: Worldwide Net Electricity Generation (2010 & 2040): Breakdown by Fuel Source (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5: Top Electricity Consumers Worldwide - Ranked by Electricity Consumed in Billion kWh (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: Leading Power Consuming Countries Worldwide (2013): Ranked by Per Capita Electricity Consumption in ‘000 kWh (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Introduction to Grid Energy Storage
Types of Energy Storage Systems
A Comparative Review of Energy Storage Devices
Characteristics of Energy Storage Technologies
Applications of Various Energy Storage Technologies
Super Capacitor Energy Storage (SCES)
Compressed Air Energy Storage System (CAES)
Flywheel Energy Storage System (FESS)
Pumped Hydro Energy Storage Systems (PHESS)
Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS)
Major Functions of Energy Storage Technologies
The Current State of Energy Storage

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) System: An Introduction
Components of SMES System
Block Diagram of SMES System
Representation of a Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) System
Superconducting Coil
High-Temperature Vs Low-Temperature Superconductors
Why HTSC System Costs More?
Cryogenic Refrigerator
Power Conversion System
Control System
Performance Capabilities of SMES
Solenoid Vs Toroid
A Glance at Major Applications of SMES Systems
Power System Applications of SMES Technology
Cost Components of SMES System
Advantages of SMES Vs Other Systems for Energy Storage
System Stability
Power Quality
Load leveling
Drawbacks of SMES
Economic Viability of SMES Systems
Current Efforts in SMES Space
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)'s ARPA-E Program
Use of SMES Technology in Defense & Space Applications

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
Bruker Launches Ascend™ Aeon 600 MHz and Ascend™ Aeon 700 MHz Superconducting Magnet Systems
Furukawa Electric Takes Over SuperPower from Philips Group
Chubu Electric Power to Develop SMES System
Fujikura Introduces New Yttrium-based Superconducting Magnet
GE to Introduce Wind Turbine Generator for Large-Scale Wind Applications
Sumitomo Electric Industries Unveils New Superconducting Magnet System
Zenergy Selects Sumitomo Electric's Superconducting Wire
ABB Develops SMES System Prototype
IEE CAS Selects American Superconductor Wires for Baiyin Electrical Substation
Korea Electric Power Corporation Partners with LS Cable & System and AMSC
Brookhaven National Laboratory to Develop SMES System

5. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS
ABB, Inc. (US)
American Superconductor Corporation (US)
ASG Superconductors SpA (Italy)
Columbus Superconductors SpA (Italy)
Babcock Noell GmbH (Germany)
Bruker Energy & Supercon Technologies (US)
Fujikura Europe Ltd. (UK)
GE Corporation (US)
General Cable Superconductors Ltd. (New Zealand)
Luvata U.K. Ltd (UK)
Nexans SA (France)
Southwire Company (US)
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd (Japan)
SuperPower, Inc. (US)
SuNam Co., Ltd. (South Korea)

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
Table 7: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8: World 10-Year Perspective for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and Rest of World Markets for Years 2009, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Power Grid Battles Challenges
Limitations of Power Grid Necessitate Use of Energy Storage Devices
Legislations Encourage Energy Storage Market
US States Establish Energy Storage Mandates
Rising Investments in Energy Storage Solutions
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 9: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA
Market Analysis
Table 10: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Superconductivity Market in Japan
Strategic Corporate Developments
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd - A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 11: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Energy Storage in the EU
Energy Associations Draw Up Roadmap for Developing Energy Storage Technologies
Strategic Corporate Development
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 12: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13: European 10-Year Perspective for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2009, 2013 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Asia: Active Proponent of Energy Storage Technologies
Table 14: Grid-Scale Energy Storage Systems Market in Asia (2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Country
China, South Korea, India, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Growth Drivers of Energy Storage Technologies in Asia
China: Government Support Driving Growth in the Field of Superconductivity
South Korea
Korea Looks to Renewables to Meet Rising Power Demands
Government Promotes Energy Storage Technologies
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 15: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. REST OF WORLD
Market Analysis
Table 16: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Systems with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 19 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 21)
The United States (7)
Japan (5)
Europe (6)
- France (1)
- Germany (1)
- The United Kingdom (2)
- Italy (2)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (3)

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