Global Flexible AC Transmission (FACT) Systems Industry

Global Flexible AC Transmission (FACT) Systems Industry

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Flexible AC Transmission (FACT) Systems in US$ Million by the following Compensation Types: Variable Compensation, and Fixed Compensation. The North American market (comprising of United States and Canada) is further analyzed by the following Segments: Variable Compensation Equipment - Variable Series Compensation (Thyristor Controlled Series Capacitor (TCSC), & Static Synchronous Series Compensator (SSSC)), Variable Shunt Compensation (Static Synchronous Compensator (STATCOM), Static Var Compensator (SVC), & Synchronous Condenser (SC)), Variable Power Flow Controllers (Unified Power Flow Controller (UPFC), Unified Power Quality Controller (UPQC), & Phase Shifting Transformer (PST)); and Fixed Compensation Equipment - Fixed Shunt Capacitors, Fixed Shunt Reactors, and Fixed Series Capacitors. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East/Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 16 companies including many key and niche players such as -

ABB Ltd.
American Superconductor
Alstom SA
Crompton Greaves Ltd.
Eaton Corporation



I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Variable Compensation I-3
Fixed Compensation I-4


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Transmission & Distribution Networks - A Rudimentary Overview II-1
Power Companies Embracing New Technologies II-1
FACTS - Critical for Efficient Bulk Power Transmission II-2
Table 1: Global Electricity Transmission & Distribution
Losses (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Countries by
Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Losses as a
Percentage of Output (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
Market Prospects for FACTS Temporarily Hit During 2009:
Impact of Global Recession in Retrospect II-4
Market Makes Quick Recovery in 2010 II-5
Euro Debt Crisis Tests FACTS Market in the Region Yet Again
in 2012 & 2013: Slows Down Growth in Otherwise Recovering
Global Market II-5
Outlook II-7

2. NOTEWORTHY GROWTH DRIVERS, TRENDS AND ISSUES II-8
Spiraling Electricity Consumption & Subsequent Need for
Increasing Electricity Generation & Transmission Creates
Demand for FACTS II-8
Opportunity Indicators: II-9
Table 2: Global Electricity Consumption (2008-2012): Yearly
Breakdown of Electricity Consumption Volume (in TWh)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 3: Global Electricity Consumption (2013): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Electricity Consumption Volume for Select
Nations (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 4: Global Electricity Production (2008-2012): Yearly
Breakdown of Electricity Production Volume (in TWh)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10

Table 5: Global Electricity Production (2013): Percentage
Share Breakdown of Electricity Production Volume for Select
Nations (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10

Table 6: World Electricity Accessibility (2013) Percentage
Share Breakdown of Countries by Access to Electricity as a
Percentage of Population (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-11

Table 7: Total Population Worldwide by Urban and Rural
Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-12

Table 8: Total Population Worldwide: Percentage Breakdown by
Urban and Rural Population for the Years 1950-2050P
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13

Table 9: Estimated Percentage of Urbanization in World,
China and India for the Years 2011 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14
Continued Investments in Traditional Fossil Fuel Based Power
Projects to Drive Demand for FACTS II-14
Nuclear Power Continues to Find Attention - To Boost Market
Prospects II-14
Opportunity Indicators: II-15
Table 10: World Market for Nuclear Power Generation (2011 &
2017): Breakdown of Annual Power Generation in Billion
Kilowatt-hours (kWh) by Region/Country (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15

Table 11: World Market for Nuclear Power Reactors: Net
Electrical Capacity by Leading Country (as of Mar 2013)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-16

Table 12: Number of Reactors In Operation by Region (as of
Mar 2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-16
Growing Focus on Renewable Energy Based Power Projects Augurs
Well for Market II-17
Opportunity Indicators II-19
Table 13: Global Electricity Generation: Percentage Share
Breakdown of Electricity Generated by Energy Source 2012 &
2030 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-19

Table 14: World Installed Base of Wind Energy (In
Megawatts) by Geographic Region for Years 2012 & 2017F
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-19

Table 15: World Solar Panels Market (2011 & 2017):
Breakdown of Annual Dollar Sales in US$ Million by
Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-20
Soaring Popularity of Distributed Power Generation Approach
Powers Growth for FACT Devices II-20
Widespread Smart Grid Implementation Turbo Charges Growth in
FACTS Market II-21
Energy Sector Deregulation & Implications for FACTS Market - A
Review II-22
Marching from Regulated Monopoly to Deregulation II-22
Rationale Underlying Deregulation II-22
Deregulation: A Double-Edged Knife II-23
Green Power II-23
Implications for FACTS in Electric Utilities II-23
Developing Markets to Lend Traction to Market Growth II-24
Rural Electrification to Lend Traction in Developing Markets II-25
Table 16: Economic Growth (%) Worldwide by Region:
2011-2014E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25
Table 17: GDP Growth for Key Developed and Developing
Countries: 2003-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26
Replacement & Up-gradation of Obsolete Power Systems to Spur
Demand for Flexible AC Transmission Equipment II-26
Developed Markets - Key Beneficiaries of Strong Replacement
Demand II-26
Increasing Awareness Boosts FACT Equipment Growth II-27
Non-Utility End-User Markets to also Lend Traction to
Switchgears Market II-28
Fixed Vs. Variable Compensation Equipment: Price Trends II-28
Growing Importance of Variable Compensation Technologies II-28
Shift towards Variable Shunt Compensation Equipment II-29
Cost Breakdown for FACTS II-29
Table 18: Percentage Share Breakdown of Costs by Component
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-29
Technology Advancements & Product Developments to Boost Market
Prospects II-30
Customer Loyalty Building: Imperative for Sustenance II-30
Key Market Share Finding II-31
Table 19: World Power Transmission and Distribution (T&D)
Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues of
Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-31

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-32
Flexible Alternating Current Transmission System II-32
FACTS Devices II-32
Based on Compensation Type II-32
Fixed Compensation II-32
Variable Compensation II-32
Based on Voltage Type II-33
High Voltage Devices II-33
Medium Voltage Devices II-33
Based on Connection Mode II-33
Static Volt-Ampere-Reactive Compensators (SVCs) II-33
Synchronous Compensators (STATCOMs) II-33
Series Capacitors II-34
Shunt Capacitors II-34
Shunt Reactors II-34
Thyristor Controlled Series Compensators (TCSCs) II-34
Static Synchronous Series Compensator (SSSC) II-34
Unified Power Flow Controller (UPFC) II-34
Unified Power Quality Conditioner (UPQC) II-35
Methods to Connect FACTS with Power System II-35
Series Compensation II-35
FACTS for series compensation include: II-35
Thyristor Switched Series Capacitor (TSSC) II-35
Thyristor Controlled Series Capacitor (TCSC) II-35
Static Synchronous Series Compensator (SSSC) II-36
Other Series Compensation II-36
Shunt Compensation II-36
Shunt Capacitive Compensation II-36
Shunt Inductive Compensation II-36
Types of Shunt Compensation II-37
Mechanically Switched Capacitor II-37
Static VAR Compensator II-37
Thyristor Controlled Reactor II-37
Thyristor Switched Capacitor II-37
Static Synchronous Compensator II-37
Benefits of FACTS II-37
Optimized Transmission System Utilization II-38
Maximize Grid Capacity II-38
Maximized System Availability and Reliability II-38
Maximized Supply Quality II-38
Enhanced Grid Stability II-38
Minimized Impact on Environment II-39
Maximize Cost-Benefit Ratio II-39
FACTS Applications II-39
Steady State Applications II-39
FACTS Correcting Steady-State Issues II-40
Improve Load Margin II-40
Improve ATC Value II-40
Optimizing Power Flow II-40
Minimize Congestion II-41
Control Voltage and Reactive Power II-41
Transient and Post Transient State Applications II-41
FACTS Correcting Dynamic Issues II-41
Enhance Transient Stability II-41
Dynamic Control of Voltage for Contingencies II-41
Dampen Oscillation II-42
Eliminate Sub-Synchronous Resonance (SSR) II-42
STATCOMs and SVCs Applications II-42
Limitations of FACTS II-42
Generations of FACTS II-43
First Generation of FACTS (SVC) II-43
First Generation of FACTS (TCSC) II-43
Second Generation of FACTS (STATCOM) II-43
Third Generation of FACTS (UPFC) II-43

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-44
ABB Secures Canadian Contract to Reinforce Power Grid II-44
ABB Secures Saudi Arabian Contract to Upgrade & Enhance Power
Grid Reliability II-44
Altstom to Supply MVAr Mechanically Switched Capacitors for
Upgrading Karben Electrical Substation II-44
Alstom Secures Ceming Contract to Upgrade Power Transmission
Infrastructure in Two Substations in Minas Gerais, Brazil II-44
Altstom Secures Hydro-Quebec Contract for Deploying Static Var
Compensator at Amos, Quebec Based Figuery Substation II-44
Mitsubishi Electric Secures Oncor Order to Supply FACTS
Equipment for Texas Based Brown Switching Station II-44

5. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-45
ABB Ltd. (Switzerland) II-45
American Superconductor (US) II-45
Alstom SA (France) II-45
Crompton Greaves Ltd. (India) II-46
Eaton Corporation (US) II-46
GE Energy (US) II-47
Hyosung Power & Industrial Systems Performance Group (South
Korea) II-47
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. (US) II-47
Rongxin Power Electronic Co., Ltd (China) II-48
S&C Electric Company (US) II-48
Siemens AG (Germany) II-48
Sieyuan Electric Co., Ltd. (China) II-48
Toshiba Corporation (Japan) II-49
Toshiba Transmission & Distribution Systems Asia Sdn. Bhd.
(Malaysia) II-49

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-50
Table 20: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East/Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-50

Table 21: World Historic Review for Flexible AC Transmission
Systems by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East/Africa and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-51

Table 22: World 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East/Africa and Latin
America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-52

Table 23: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Variable Compensation Systems by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East/Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-53

Table 24: World Historic Review for Variable Compensation
Systems by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East/Africa and Latin
America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in
US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-54

Table 25: World 15-Year Perspective for Variable Compensation
Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East/Africa and Latin America Markets for Years
2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-55

Table 26: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Fixed Compensation Systems by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East/Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-56

Table 27: World Historic Review for Fixed Compensation Systems
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East/Africa and Latin America
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$
Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-57

Table 28: World 15-Year Perspective for Fixed Compensation
Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East/Africa and Latin America Markets for Years
2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-58


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Current & Future Analysis III-1
Overview of Transmission & Distribution Market in US III-1
Aging Power Infrastructure in US Primes Opportunity for
FACTS Systems III-2
Development of Renewable Energy Farms Offers Opportunity on
a Platter III-2
Table 29: U.S Energy Market (2012): Percentage Breakdown of
Net Energy Generated by Source (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-2
Shift towards Variable Shunt Compensation Equipment III-3
Key Statistical Findings III-3
Table 30: US Variable Compensation Equipment Market
(2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by Voltage
Type for High Voltage and Medium Voltage (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 31: US Variable Compensation Equipment Market
(2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by End-Use
Segment for Utility and Industrial (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 32: US Fixed Compensation Equipment Market (2013):
Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales by End-Use Segment for
Utility and Industrial (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-4
US Power Dynamics III-4
Bottlenecks - Yet to be Tackled III-4
Recent Industry Activity III-5
Select Players III-5
B.Market Analytics III-7
Table 33: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation (Variable Series Compensation
(Thyristor Controlled Series Capacitor, Static Synchronous
Series Compensator), Variable Shunt Compensation (Static
Synchronous Compensator, Static Var Compensator, Synchronous
Condenser), Variable Power Flow Controllers (Unified Power
Flow Controller, Unified Power Quality Controller, Phase
Shifting Transformer)) and Fixed Compensation (Fixed Shunt
Capacitors, Fixed Shunt Reactors, Fixed Series Capacitors)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 34: US Historic Review for Flexible AC Transmission
Systems by Compensation Type - Variable Compensation
(Variable Series Compensation (Thyristor Controlled Series
Capacitor, Static Synchronous Series Compensator), Variable
Shunt Compensation (Static Synchronous Compensator, Static
Var Compensator, Synchronous Condenser), Variable Power Flow
Controllers (Unified Power Flow Controller, Unified Power
Quality Controller, Phase Shifting Transformer)) and Fixed
Compensation (Fixed Shunt Capacitors, Fixed Shunt Reactors,
Fixed Series Capacitors) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2006 through
2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8

Table 35: US 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation
(Variable Series Compensation (Thyristor Controlled Series
Capacitor, Static Synchronous Series Compensator), Variable
Shunt Compensation (Static Synchronous Compensator, Static
Var Compensator, Synchronous Condenser), Variable Power Flow
Controllers (Unified Power Flow Controller, Unified Power
Quality Controller, Phase Shifting Transformer)) and Fixed
Compensation (Fixed Shunt Capacitors, Fixed Shunt Reactors,
Fixed Series Capacitors) Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9

2. CANADA III-10
A.Market Analysis III-10
Current & Future Analysis III-10
Recent Industry Acvtivity III-10
B.Market Analytics III-11
Table 36: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation (Variable Series Compensation
(Thyristor Controlled Series Capacitor, Static Synchronous
Series Compensator), Variable Shunt Compensation (Static
Synchronous Compensator, Static Var Compensator, Synchronous
Condenser), Variable Power Flow Controllers (Unified Power
Flow Controller, Unified Power Quality Controller, Phase
Shifting Transformer)) and Fixed Compensation (Fixed Shunt
Capacitors, Fixed Shunt Reactors, Fixed Series Capacitors)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

Table 37: Canadian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation (Variable Series Compensation (Thyristor
Controlled Series Capacitor, Static Synchronous Series
Compensator), Variable Shunt Compensation (Static
Synchronous Compensator, Static Var Compensator, Synchronous
Condenser), Variable Power Flow Controllers (Unified Power
Flow Controller, Unified Power Quality Controller, Phase
Shifting Transformer)) and Fixed Compensation (Fixed Shunt
Capacitors, Fixed Shunt Reactors, Fixed Series Capacitors)
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousands for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 38: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation
(Variable Series Compensation (Thyristor Controlled Series
Capacitor, Static Synchronous Series Compensator), Variable
Shunt Compensation (Static Synchronous Compensator, Static
Var Compensator, Synchronous Condenser), Variable Power Flow
Controllers (Unified Power Flow Controller, Unified Power
Quality Controller, Phase Shifting Transformer)) and Fixed
Compensation (Fixed Shunt Capacitors, Fixed Shunt Reactors,
Fixed Series Capacitors) Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

3. JAPAN III-14
A.Market Analysis III-14
Current & Future Analysis III-14
B.Market Analytics III-14
Table 39: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14

Table 40: Japanese Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

Table 41: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16

4. EUROPE III-17
A.Market Analysis III-17
Current & Future Analysis III-17
Continued Focus on Renewable Energy Projects to Sustain
Demand for FACTS III-17
B.Market Analytics III-18
Table 42: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Geographic Region -
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, Poland, Norway, &
Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 43: European Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, Poland, Norway, & Rest of Europe
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousands for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 44: European 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK,
Spain, Russia, Poland, Norway, & Rest of Europe Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 45: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 46: European Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

Table 47: European 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

4a. FRANCE III-24
A.Market Analysis III-24
Current & Future Analysis III-24
B.Market Analytics III-25
Table 48: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 49: French Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 50: French 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

4b. GERMANY III-28
A.Market Analysis III-28
Current & Future Analysis III-28
Overview III-28
Recent Industry Activity III-28
Siemens Ag - A Key Player III-28
B.Market Analytics III-29
Table 51: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

Table 52: German Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 53: German 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

4c. ITALY III-32
Market Analysis III-32
Table 54: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 55: Italian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 56: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-35
Market Analysis III-35
Table 57: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

Table 58: UK Historic Review for Flexible AC Transmission
Systems by Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2006 through
2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 59: UK 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

4e. SPAIN III-38
Market Analysis III-38
Table 60: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 61: Spanish Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 62: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

4f. RUSSIA III-41
Market Analysis III-41
Table 63: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 64: Russian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

Table 65: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

4g. POLAND III-44
Market Analysis III-44
Table 66: Polish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 67: Polish Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 68: Polish 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

4h. NORWAY III-47
Market Analysis III-47
Table 69: Norwegian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 70: Norwegian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 71: Norwegian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

4i. REST OF EUROPE III-50
A.Market Analysis III-50
Select Player III-50
B.Market Analytics III-51
Table 72: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by
Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and Fixed
Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 73: Rest of European Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 74: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for Flexible
AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-54
A.Market Analysis III-54
Overview III-54
B.Market Analytics III-55
Table 75: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Geographic
Region - Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and
Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

Table 76: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - Australia,
China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousands for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 77: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Australia, China, India,
Indonesia, Malaysia and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 78: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by
Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and Fixed
Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 79: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

Table 80: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60

5a. AUSTRALIA III-61
Market Analysis III-61
Table 81: Australian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 82: Australian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

Table 83: Australian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

5b. CHINA III-64
A.Market Analysis III-64
Expansion of Chinese High-Speed Railway Network: An
Opportunity for FACTS Deployment III-64
B.Market Analytics III-65
Table 84: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 85: Chinese Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

Table 86: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

5c. INDIA III-68
A.Market Analysis III-68
FACTS Gains Momentum in India III-68
Rural Electrification Projects: Confer Opportunity for FACTS
Deployment III-68
B.Market Analytics III-69
Table 87: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

Table 88: Indian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70

Table 89: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-71

5d. INDONESIA III-72
Market Analysis III-72
Table 90: Indonesian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

Table 91: Indonesian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 92: Indonesian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

5e. MALAYSIA III-75
Market Analysis III-75
Table 93: Malaysian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 94: Malaysian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 95: Malaysian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

5f. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-78
Market Analysis III-78
Table 96: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by
Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and Fixed
Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

Table 97: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Flexible
AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

Table 98: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006,
2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

6. MIDDLE EAST/AFRICA III-81
Market Analysis III-81
Table 99: Middle East/African Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Geographic
Region - Saudi Arabia, South Africa, UAE and Rest of Middle
East/Africa Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

Table 100: Middle East/African Historic Review for Flexible
AC Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - Saudi Arabia,
South Africa, UAE and Rest of Middle East/Africa Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 101: Middle East/African 15-Year Perspective for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Geographic Region -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Saudi Arabia, South
Africa, UAE and Rest of Middle East/Africa Markets for Years
2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 102: Middle East/African Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by
Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and Fixed
Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-84

Table 103: Middle East/African Historic Review for Flexible
AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-85

Table 104: Middle East/African 15-Year Perspective for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006,
2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86

6a. SAUDI ARABIA III-87
A.Market Analysis III-87
Recent Industry Activity III-87
B.Market Analytics III-88
Table 105: Saudi Arabian Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by
Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and Fixed
Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-88

Table 106: Saudi Arabian Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-89

Table 107: Saudi Arabian 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-90

6b. SOUTH AFRICA III-91
Market Analysis III-91
Table 108: South African Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by
Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and Fixed
Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-91

Table 109: South African Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 110: South African 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-93

6c. UNITED ARAB EMIRATES III-94
Market Analysis III-94
Table 111: UAE Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-94

Table 112: UAE Historic Review for Flexible AC Transmission
Systems by Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2006 through
2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-95

Table 113: UAE 15-Year Perspective for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable Compensation and
Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-96

6d. REST OF MIDDLE EAST/AFRICA III-97
Market Analysis III-97
Table 114: Rest of Middle East/African Recent Past, Current
& Future Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by
Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and Fixed
Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-97

Table 115: Rest of Middle East/African Historic Review for
Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Variable Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-98

Table 116: Rest of Middle East/African 15-Year Perspective
for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type -
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets for Years 2006,
2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-99

7. LATIN AMERICA III-100
Market Analysis III-100
Table 117: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by Geographic
Region - Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela, and Rest of
Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-100

Table 118: Latin American Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - Argentina,
Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela, and Rest of Latin America Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

Table 119: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Flexible
AC Transmission Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Argentina, Brazil, Mexico,
Venezuela, and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2006,
2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-102

Table 120: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Flexible AC Transmission Systems by
Compensation Type - Variable Compensation and Fixed
Compensation Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103

Table 121: Latin American Historic Review for Flexible AC
Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Variable
Compensation and Fixed Compensation Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for
Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-104

Table 122: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Flexible
AC Transmission Systems by Compensation Type - Percentage