Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand - Market Research Report

Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: -1.0%

The Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation industry has posted an extremely volatile performance over the past five years. A structural shift in New Zealand towards renewable energy sources has negatively affected industry firms. However, a temporary improvement in operating conditions over the two years through 2018-19 has contributed to a rapid recovery in the industry. Overall, industry revenue is expected to increase at an annualised 12.5% over the five years through 2018-19, to total $984.9 million. This trend includes an expected to increase of 81.6% in the current year. The significant growth in industry revenue over the two years through 2018-19 is attributable to an increase in the wholesale price of electricity. Prices have increased due to lo...
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Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation industry outlook (2019-2024)

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Revenue for the Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation industry is forecast to decline by an annualised XX.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $XX.X million. This decline is expected to be driven by continued weakness in wholesale electricity prices, limited growth in electricity consumption, the continued rollout of new renewable energy power plants and the closure of the Huntly coal-fired generation assets operated by Genesis Energy. The potential closure of the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter, which accounts for over XX% of New Zealand's electricity consumption, is a major threat for industry operators. Should Tiwai Point close over the next five years, a significant oversupply would occur in New Zealand electricity markets, leading to the likely...
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Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $985m
  • business Number of Businesses: 38
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 370

Biggest companies in the Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand industry include Genesis Energy Limited and Contact Energy Limited.

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What is Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation industry?

Industry Definition

Industry operators use raw material inputs such as coal, gas or oil to generate electricity.

Industry Products and Services

  • Repair and maintenance services
  • Passenger trains and carriages
  • Freight trains and wagons
  • Passenger light rail and trams
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Coal-fired electricity generation
  • Gas-fired electricity generation
  • Electricity generation using oil

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry operators use raw material inputs such as coal, gas or oil to generate electricity.

Main Activities

  • Coal-fired electricity generation
  • Gas-fired electricity generation
  • Electricity generation using oil

Similar Industries

Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The electricity wholesale price is the most important driver of industry revenue. Wholesale prices tend to be volatile due to short-term demand shifts. As...
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Electricity wholesale price
Demand from geothermal, wind and other electricity generation
Net energy consumption
Demand from hydro-electricity generation

Current Performance

Long-term prospects
Renewable energy
Profit
Demand growth
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Profit
Tiwai Point
Gas-fired power generation
 Table: Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Electricity Retailing in New Zealand
Consumers in New Zealand





Key Selling Industries

Oil and Gas Extraction in New Zealand
Coal Mining in New Zealand
Heavy Machinery Repair and Maintenance in New Zealand




Products & Services

The industry generates electricity from fossil fuel energy sources, primarily natural gas and coal. Some players also use a combination of coal and gas at...
Households
Businesses
Agriculture, forestry and fishing firms



Demand Determinants

Electricity demand depends on trends in electricity consumption and the relative cost of production compared with alternative energy sources. Consumers, i...
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Major Markets

Households
Businesses
Agriculture, forestry and fishing firms




 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

The Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation industry has a high degree of market share concentration. The industry's two major players, Genesis Energy and Cont...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Genesis Energy Limited is an integrated electricity retailer and generator. The company is New Zealand's largest electricity and gas retailer. Genesis Ene...
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Genesis Energy

 Table: Genesis Energy - financial performance

Contact Energy

 Table: Contact Energy - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The industry has high capital intensity. In 2018-19, an estimated $5.85 is invested in capital for every dollar spent on wages. This reflects the signific...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation in New Zealand Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2026)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2026)
Establishments (2007-2026)
Businesses (2007-2026)
Employment (2007-2026)
Exports (2007-2026)
Imports (2007-2026)
Wages (2007-2026)
Domestic Demand (2007-2026)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

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  • Revenue Forecasts
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  • Historical and Forecast Growth
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  • Industry Market Size
    Industry Market Size
  • Industry Major Players
    Industry Major Players
  • Profitability Analysis
    Profitability Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis
  • Industry Trends
    Industry Trends
  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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