European PV Markets Quarterly

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Factors driving Europe’s major and emerging PV markets

This new quarterly country-specific PV market report is critical for sales and marketing decision-making for PV companies, equipment manufacturers, materials suppliers, and PV systems integrators.

This report offers detailed quarterly data and analysis of commercial insights through

  • Country market drivers and constraints assessment
  • Country-specific PV market segment trend analysis
  • The latest status on local PV funding policy and programs
  • Impact assessment of recent and planned policy changes on the market
  • Downstream trends and company activity
    • Downstream supply chain structure and volumes (covered annually)
    • Individual PV projects and customer listings
    • Installed system pricing and investment return analysis
    • LCOE analysis (covered annually)
    • Five-year demand and segment forecast
    • Summary coverage of policy and market developments in smaller country markets

Data Covered

  • Rolling twelve-quarter analysis
  • Market sizes and segmentation
  • National and regional policies stimulating PV demand
  • Investment economics for selected application sizes and types
  • Major downstream company sales activity
  • Recent project listings
  • Recent project financier listings
  • Downstream channel structure and volumes (covered annually)
  • Installed system pricing and IRR analysis
  • Rolling five-year market segment forecasts by country
  • Detailed country coverage: Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Spain, and United Kingdom
  • Additional country coverage: Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Israel, Romania, Slovakia, Turkey and Ukraine (country coverage may vary each quarter)
  • Includes a PowerPoint report and an Excel data summary, policy tracker, and policy archive

Key Questions Answered

  • What factors are impacting growth in the major markets in Europe?
  • Which countries are going to be the next drivers for regional growth?
  • How are the main country markets changing in size and segmentation each quarter?
  • How are government incentives changing and how will this affect market growth?
  • What were the major PV projects installed in the past quarter and which project financiers were active in the region?
  • How are downstream companies leading or responding to market changes?
  • How are residential, commercial and large scale PV installed system prices and investment returns changing each quarter?
  • Which market segments will provide the best financial returns?
  • What are the latest growth forecasts for Europe and its major markets?

Delivery Schedule



PowerPoint analysis
Excel data summary and policy tracker

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