Gas Industry Market Report 2006


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Published Date :
December 2006find similar
Report Type :
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Report Sector :
Energy & Utilitiesfind similar
Price :
£ 575
Contents :
13 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Gas Industry 2006

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Market Sectors

Market Trends

Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Decline In Uk Gas Production

Gas Imports

Infrastructure Developments

Economic Trends

Population

Table: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000), Mid-years-

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And Annual Prices (£m),-

Inflation

Table: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-

Unemployment

Table: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-

Household Disposable Income

Table: Household Disposable Income Per Capita (£),-

Market Position

The Uk

Table: Uk Production Of Primary Fuels By Type By Volume (million Tonnes Of Oil Equivalent),-

Table: Uk Consumption Of Primary Fuels By Type By Volume (million Tonnes Of Oil Equivalent),-

Table: Uk Consumption Of Primary Fuels For Electricity Generation By Type Of Fuel By Volume (million Tonnes Of Oil Equivalent),-

Overseas

2. Market Size

The Total Market

By Volume

Table: Uk Supply And Demand For Natural Gas By Volume (gigawatt Hours),-

By Value

Table: Uk Sales Of Natural Gas By Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m),-

Figure: Uk Sales Of Natural Gas By Sector By Value (%),

By Market Sector

Domestic

Table: Uk Domestic Consumption Of Natural Gas By Volume (gigawatt Hours And %),-

Figure: Uk Domestic Consumption Of Natural Gas By Volume (gigawatt Hours),-

Electricity Generation

Table: Uk Consumption Of Natural Gas For Electricity Generation By Volume (gigawatt Hours And %),-

Figure: Uk Consumption Of Natural Gas For Electricity Generation By Volume (gigawatt Hours),-

Industrial

Table: Uk Industrial Consumption Of Natural Gas By Volume (gigawatt Hours And %),-

Figure: Uk Industrial Consumption Of Natural Gas By Volume (gigawatt Hours),-

Commercial And Other

Table: Uk Consumption Of Natural Gas By The Commercial Sector And Others By Volume (gigawatt Hours And %),-

Figure: Uk Consumption Of Natural Gas By The Commercial Sector And Others By Volume (gigawatt Hours),-

Overseas Trade

By Value

Table: Uk Imports And Exports Of Natural Gas By Value (£m),-

By Volume

Table: Uk Imports And Exports Of Natural Gas By Volume (gigawatt Hours),-

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Number Of Companies

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Distribution And Trade Of Gaseous Fuels Through The Mains By Turnover Sizeband (£000 And Number),

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Table: Consumption Of Gas By Domestic And Small Business Customers† In Great Britain By Region (000 Customers And Gigawatt Hours),

Table: Consumption Of Gas By All Customers In Great Britain By Region (000 Customers And Gigawatt Hours),

Distribution

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation

Climate Change Levy

Key Trade Associations

Energy Industries Council

Energy Institute

Energy & Utility Skills

Eurogas

Gas Forum

Institution Of Gas Engineers And Managers

International Gas Union

Society Of British Gas Industries

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Participants In The Market

Large Vertically Integrated Companies

Electricity Companies

Marketing Companies

Specialist Companies

Transmission

The Effects Of Privatisation

Market Leaders

Centrica Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Edf Energy Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

E.on Uk Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

National Grid

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Rwe Npower Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Scottish And Southern Energy Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Scottish Power Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Other Companies

Bord Gáis

Gaz De France Ess (uk) Ltd

Gtc (the Gas Transportation Company Ltd)

Shell Gas (lpg) Uk

Statoil (uk) Ltd

United Utilities Plc

Viridian Group Plc

Outside Suppliers

5. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

6. Buying Behaviour

Final Gas Consumption

Table: Uk Final Consumption Of Natural Gas By Sector By Volume (gigawatt Hours),-

Domestic Users

Table: Retail Price Indices For Domestic Energy By Type Of Fuel (1990=100),-

Table: Average Annual Domestic Gas And Electricity Bills (£),-

Industrial Users

Table: Price Paid For Gas And Electricity By Manufacturing Industry In Great Britain (pence Per Kilowatt Hour),-

Electricity Generators

Table: Average Price Paid For Gas By Major Uk Power Producers (pence Per Kilowatt Hour),-

7. Current Issues

Decline In Uk Gas Production

Security Of Gas Supplies

Nuclear Power

Global Warming, Greenhouse Gases And Carbon Trading

Renewable Energy

Expansion Of Gas Industry Infrastructure

Gas Prices And Availability

Corporate Developments

8. The Global Market

Global Gas Reserves

Table: Global Proved Reserves Of Natural Gas By Region (trillion Cubic Metres And %),

Global Gas Consumption

Table: Global Gas Consumption By Region (billion Cubic Metres And %),

Table: World Natural Gas Consumption And Forecast Consumption By Region (trillion Cubic Feet),-

European Gas Consumption

Table: Primary Natural Gas Consumption By The Eu25 And Eurogas Member Countries (million Tonnes Of Oil Equivalent),

9. Forecasts

Introduction

Population

Table: Forecast Uk Resident Population By Sex (000), Mid-years-

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Forecast Growth In Uk Gross Domestic Product In Real Terms (%),-

Inflation

Table: Forecast Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-

Unemployment

Table: Forecast Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-

Forecasts To

Table: Forecast Uk Demand For Natural Gas By Volume (terawatt Hours),-

Figure: Forecast Uk Demand For Natural Gas By Volume (terawatt Hours),-

Future Trends

10. Company Profiles

Centrica Plc

Edf Energy Plc

E.on Uk Plc

National Grid Plc

Rwe Npower Plc

Scottish And Southern Energy Plc

Scottish Power Plc

11. Consumer Confidence

Methodology

Key Findings This Quarter

The Willingness To Borrow

Confidence Rebounds

Table A: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), August-

Fewer Adults Wish To Borrow

Table B: The Number Of Adults Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items (000 And %), August-

Spending From Savings

Strong Recovery In Spending From Savings

Table C: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Spend From Savings In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), August-

Savings Grow In Relative Importance

Table D: The Average Amounts Adults Are Confident Spending To Purchase Expensive Items (£ And %), August-

12. Further Sources

Associations

General Sources

Government Sources

Other Sources

Bisnode Sources

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