Knowledge is one of the most crucial factors for successful projects, investments, and transactions. An optimal strategy can only be chosen by having information that are always up-to-date. With our consulting services, we assist you in your project in order to make profitable capital decisions instead of expensive wrong choices.

trend:research is an expert in the German energy industry so that it has been familiar with the market for renewable energies since many years. In this context, wind:research offers comprehensive and up-to-date information for example about technology trends, existing relevant laws, the present market situation and competition, and strategies of participating and new market players.


Market studies, market analyses, and reports
  • Volume, development, and potential of the market
  • Sub markets
  • Basic conditions
  • Scenarios
  • Prognoses
  • Trends
  • Opportunities and risks

Studies and reports on technologies and innovation
  • Pilot projects
  • Prototypes/tests
  • Patents/utility models
  • Brands
  • Analyses of the technology market and products

Competitive analyses and market player analyses (e.g. service provider, supplier, etc.)
  • Market players
  • Market shares
  • Target groups
  • Competitive structures
  • Profiles
  • SWOT analyses
  • Market entry barriers

Due diligence
  • Market due diligence
  • Technology due diligence
  • Commercial due diligence
  • Partners analyses
  • And more

Projects and sites (wind energy turbines and farms)
  • More than 300 criteria
  • Finding, analysing, and comparing sites
  • Rankings
  • Project, tender, and press clippings

  • Strategies
  • Investments
  • Market entry and exit
  • Practical tips
  • And more

Geo data (onshore and offshore)
  • Existence
  • Turbines
  • Ranking of onshore and offshore projects
  • Logistics
  • Farms
  • Projects
  • Repowering
  • Areas/surfaces
  • Approvals
  • Ports
  • Vessels
  • Increase in value and value creation

Benefit for the client

  • Safe starting point for a future-oriented strategy basing on the presented strategies and possible options for further proceeding
  • Planning of the production sites and capacities for offshore wind energy, based on safe prognoses on market volume and sales potential against the background of expected developments
  • Improved planning and deployment of staff/use of production capacities
  • Foundation for the optimisation of portfolios
  • Foundation for client segmentation
  • Foundation for the implementation planning in the marketing and sales sector

Target groups

  • Turbine constructors
  • Project developers
  • Sponsors
  • Promoters of economic development
  • Suppliers
  • Operators
  • Ports, ship owners, and shipyards
  • Administration and politics
  • Further companies, institutes or associations interested or involved in wind energy