1 Table of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 4
1.2 List of Figures 5

2 Executive Summary 6
2.1 Global Carbon Emissions Increased by 1.4% in 2017 6
2.2 Reduced Cost of Electricity Generation and Government Support Driving Global Renewable Power Installations 6
2.3 Top 10 Countries Account for Over 87% of Global Solar PV Capacity 7
2.4 Large Hydro and Pumped Storage is the Dominant Source in the Canadian Power Mix 7
2.5 Solar PV contributes to around 45% of Canada's renewable capacity additions during 2018-2030. 8

3 Introduction 9
3.1 Carbon Emissions, Global, 2001-2017 9
3.2 Primary Energy Consumption, Global, 2001-2030 11
3.3 Solar Photovoltaic (PV), Global, Technology Definition and Classification 12
3.4 Report Guidance 12

4 Renewable Power Market, Global, 2006 - 2030 14
4.1 Renewable Power Market, Global, Overview 14
4.2 Renewable Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 14
4.3 Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030 23
4.4 Renewable Power Market, Global, LCOE Comparison of Power Generating Sources 27

5 Solar PV Market, Global, 2006-2030 30
5.1 Solar PV Market, Global, Overview 30
5.2 Solar PV Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 31
5.3 Solar PV Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030 35
5.4 Solar PV Market, Global, Market Forces Analysis 40
5.5 Solar PV Market, Global, Key Trends 46
5.6 Solar PV Market, Global, Module Manufacturers Market Share, 2017 49
5.7 Solar PV Market, Global, Investment Trends 52

6 Power Market, Canada, 2006-2030 53
6.1 Power Market, Canada, Overview 53
6.2 Power Market, Canada, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 53
6.3 Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, 2006-2030 61

7 Renewable Power Market, Canada, 2006-2030 66
7.1 Renewable Power Market, Canada, Overview 66
7.2 Renewable Power Market, Canada, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 67
7.3 Renewable Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, 2006-2030 75

8 Solar PV Power Market, Canada 80
8.1 Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Overview 80
8.2 Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Key Findings 81
8.3 Evolution of solar PV market in Canada 81
8.4 Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Installed Capacity, 2006 - 2030 83
8.5 Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Power Generation, 2006-2030 86
8.6 Solar PV Market, Canada, Average System Price and Investment Trends, 2010-2030 89
8.7 Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Project Based Analysis, 2017 92
8.8 Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Deal Analysis, 2017 95
8.9 Solar PV Market, Canada, Key Drivers 98
8.10 Solar PV Market, Canada, Restraints 99
8.11 Analyst Insight 99

9 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Canada 100
9.1 Overview 100
9.2 Provincial Incentives 101
9.3 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Prince Edward Island 102
9.4 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Manitoba 103
9.5 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Saskatchewan 103
9.6 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Northwest Territories 103
9.7 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Alberta 104
9.8 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, New Foundland and Labrador 109
9.9 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, British Columbia 109
9.10 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Nova Scotia 111
9.11 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Quebec 115
9.12 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Ontario 118
9.13 Industrial Electricity Incentive Program 127
9.14 SaveONenergy Conservation Programs 127
9.15 Program of Energy Research and Development 127
9.16 Clean Energy Innovation Program 128

10 Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Company Profiles 129
10.1 Company Snapshot: TransCanada Corporation 129
10.2 Company Snapshot: Osaka Gas Co., Ltd. 133
10.3 Company Snapshot: Northland Power Inc. 137
10.4 Company Snapshot: Mitsubishi Corporation 140
10.5 Company Snapshot: Fiera Axium Infrastructure Inc. 149
10.6 Company Snapshot: Enbridge Inc. 150
10.7 Company Snapshot: BlackRock, Inc. 153

11 Appendix 158
11.1 Abbreviations 158
11.2 Bibliography 158
11.3 Market Definitions 159
11.4 Methodology 159
11.5 Coverage 159
11.6 Contact Us 160
11.7 Disclaimer 161

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (GT), 2001-2017 13
Table 2: Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2006-2030 18
Table 3: Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2017 and 2030 20
Table 4: Renewable Power Market, Global, Net Capacity Additions by Source Type (MW), 2017-2030 22
Table 5: Renewable Power Market, Global, Comparison by Cumulative Installed Capacity of Technology, 2017-2030 24
Table 6: Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 26
Table 7: Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, Source Comparison Based on Power Generation, 2017-2030 28
Table 8: Renewable Power Market, Global, Assumptions for LCOE Calculation 29
Table 9: Renewable Power Market, Global, LCOE Comparison of Power-generating Sources ($/kWh), 2017 31
Table 10: Solar PV Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 35
Table 11: Solar PV Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 39
Table 12: Solar PV Market, Global, Countries with FiTs for Solar, 2017 44
Table 13: Solar PV Market, Global, Renewable Energy Targets by Countries 45
Table 14: Solar PV Market, Global, Average System Price of Key Countries and Global ($/kW), 2010-2017 49
Table 15: Solar PV Market, Global, Auction Results by Country, 2017 51
Table 16: Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type(MW), 2006-2030 57
Table 17: Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2017 and 2030 59
Table 18: Power Market, Canada, Net Capacity Additions by Fuel Type(MW), 2018 and 2030 61
Table 19: Power Market, Canada, Comparison of Technologies Based on Installed Capacity, 2017-2030 63
Table 20: Power Market, Canada, Power Generation by Fuel Type (GWh), 2006-2030 65
Table 21: Power Market, Canada, Comparison of Technologies Based on Power Generation, 2017-2030 67
Table 22: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2006-2030 71
Table 23: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2017 and 2030 73
Table 24: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Net Capacity Additions by Source Type (MW), 2017-2030 75
Table 25: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Installed Capacity, 2017-2030 76
Table 26: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Power Generation by Source Type (GWh), 2006-2030 79
Table 27: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Power Generation, 2017-2030 81
Table 28: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006 - 2030 87
Table 29: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 90
Table 30: Solar PV Market, Canada, Average System Prices($/kW) and Investment Trends ($m), 2010-2030 93
Table 31: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Major Active Plants, 2017 94
Table 32: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Key Under-construction Projects, 2017 96
Table 33: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006-2017 98
Table 34: Wind Power Market, Canada, Deals by Type, 2017 100
Table 35: Table 2: Solar PV Market, Canada, Renewable Energy Targets by Region 100
Table 36: Key Regulatory Authorities, Canada 102
Table 37: Renewable Energy Targets, Canada 104
Table 38: Renewable Auctions, Alberta, 2017 108
Table 39: Feed-in Tariffs, Ontario, 2016 121
Table 40: Feed-in Tariffs, Ontario, 2017 121
Table 41: Additional Price Incentives on Feed-in Tariff, Ontario, 2016 122
Table 42: Additional Price Incentives on Feed-in Tariff, Ontario, 2017 122
Table 43: Wind Power Auctions, Ontario 123
Table 44: Solar Power Auctions, Ontario 123
Table 45: TransCanada Corporation, Major Products and Services 134
Table 46: Osaka Gas Co., Ltd., Major Products and Services 138
Table 47: Northland Power Inc., Major Products and Services 142
Table 48: Mitsubishi Corporation, Major Products and Services 149
Table 49: Fiera Axium Infrastructure Inc., Major Products and Services 151
Table 50: Enbridge Inc., Major Products and Services 154
Table 51: BlackRock, Inc. , Major Products and Services 159
Table 52: Abbreviations 160

1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Solar PV Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2017 9
Figure 2: Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Type of Power Plant (%), 2017 10
Figure 3: Carbon-di-oxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (GT), 2001-2017 12
Figure 4: Primary Energy Consumption, Global (Mtoe), 2001-2030 14
Figure 5: Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2006-2030 17
Figure 6: Renewable Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2017 and 2030 19
Figure 7: Renewable Power Market, Global, Net Capacity Additions by Source Type (MW), 2017-2030 21
Figure 8: Renewable Power Market, Global, Comparison by Cumulative Installed Capacity of Technology, 2017-2030 23
Figure 9: Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 25
Figure 10: Renewable Power Market, Global, Power Generation, Source Comparison Based on Power Generation, 2017-2030 27
Figure 11: Renewable Power Market, Global, LCOE Comparison of Power-generating Sources ($/kWh), 2017 30
Figure 12: Solar PV Market, Global, Snapshot 32
Figure 13: Solar PV Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 34
Figure 14: Solar PV Market, Global, Installed Capacity (GW), by Region, 2017 36
Figure 15: Solar PV Market, Global, Installed Capacity(GW) by Country, 2017 37
Figure 16: Solar PV Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 38
Figure 17: Solar PV Market, Global, Generation by Region, 2017 40
Figure 18: Solar PV Market, Global, Generation by Country (%), 2017 41
Figure 19: Solar PV Market, Global, Power Consumption (TWh), 2006-2030 42
Figure 20: Solar PV Market, Global, Average System Price of Key Countries and Global ($/kW), 2010-2017 48
Figure 21: Solar PV Market, Global, Capacity Auctioned (MW) and Average Price ($/MWh), 2017-2018 50
Figure 22: Solar PV Market, Global, Module Manufacturers Market Share (%), 2017 53
Figure 23: Solar PV Market, Global, Investment ($bn), 2006-2030 54
Figure 24: Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type(MW), 2006-2030 56
Figure 25: Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2017 and 2030 58
Figure 26: Power Market, Canada, Net Capacity Additions by Fuel Type(MW), 2018 and 2030 60
Figure 27: Power Market, Canada, Comparison of Technologies Based on Installed Capacity, 2017-2030 62
Figure 28: Power Market, Canada, Power Generation by Fuel Type (GWh), 2006-2030 64
Figure 29: Power Market, Canada, Comparison of Technologies Based on Power Generation, 2017-2030 67
Figure 30: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Source Type (MW), 2006-2030 70
Figure 31: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2017 and 2030 73
Figure 32: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Net Capacity Additions by Source Type (MW), 2017`-2030 74
Figure 33: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Installed Capacity, 2017-2030 76
Figure 34: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Power Generation by Source Type (GWh), 2006-2030 78
Figure 35: Renewable Power Market, Canada, Comparison of Renewable Power Sources Based on Power Generation, 2017-2030 80
Figure 36: Solar PV Market, Canada, Snapshot, 2017 82
Figure 37: Solar PV Market, Canada, Key Milestones 83
Figure 38: Solar PV Market, Canada, Canada's Solar PV Vs Global Solar PV(GW), 2010-2017 84
Figure 39: Solar PV Market, Canada, Canada's Solar PV Share (%), 2010-2017 85
Figure 40: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006 - 2030 86
Figure 41: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 89
Figure 42: Solar PV Market, Canada, Average System Prices($/kW) and Investment Trends ($m), 2006-2030 92
Figure 43: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006-2017 97
Figure 44: Solar PV Power Market, Canada, Split by Deal Type (%), 2017 99

Companies Mentioned
- TransCanada Corporation
- Osaka Gas Co., Ltd.
- Northland Power Inc.
- Mitsubishi Corporation
- Fiera Axium Infrastructure Inc.
- Enbridge Inc.
- BlackRock, Inc