We are excited to announce that as of February 1, Wood Mackenzie is a portfolio company of Veritas Capital, a leading investor at the intersection of technology and government. Our focus remains on providing you with the best intelligence, analytics, data and tools to ensure you are making the best data-driven business decisions with confidence.  

Read more in our news release here. 

Products & services

Europe Power & Renewables Service

Independent insight to help you evolve alongside power markets.

Capture the impacts that technology, policy, regulation, and underlying fuel and emissions costs are having on electricity generation, demand and wholesale prices.

Independent insight to help you evolve alongside power markets.

Climate-energy policies, emerging technologies, changing gas, coal and carbon prices, and the growth of renewables continue to challenge grid operators, developers and utilities.

The Europe Power & Renewables Service will help you identify opportunities and guide developments to successfully evolve alongside the changing electricity sector. With our robust research, you‘ll have the ability to track the electricity market dynamics as they are today and plan your strategy to succeed in a decentralized, high-renewable, low-carbon power market.

Features at a glance

Make sense of the complex regional and national electricity markets with integrated analyses connecting gas, coal and carbon price with renewables and electric vehicle outlooks. A one-stop-shop for historical and forecast power data, it is a platform that combines data and hourly dispatch modeling functionality, allowing users to benchmark forecast results against historical generation and pricing. 

The associated Europe Power Tool enables users to work with our forecast results at a more granular level, charting data and tailoring reports to evaluate changes in the power supply mix, hourly prices, and long-term market trends. Access to this service includes:

  • Outlooks for key macroeconomic factors and gas, coal, oil and carbon prices
  • Europe regional power markets long-term outlook (annual data to 2050)
    • Market-by-market power capacity, generation by source and demand overview (35 markets)
    • Renewable power capacity, generation and supply shares – including regional and market-level progress to targets (capacity and generation)
  • Power market reports and data (national/zonal markets & hourly data to 2050)
    • Hourly chronological analysis and data for power generation, flows and pricing
    • Outlooks for capacity, generation & prices – wholesale prices and capture prices for all major technologies, including conventional sources and renewables
    • Individual market reports, datafiles & power data tool providing focused commentary and analysis of hourly prices, market pricing dynamics, supply-cost stacks and technology specific capture prices
    • Reports and datasets published for: Germany, France, GB, Italy (zonal), Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, Portugal & Nordic markets (Sweden, Norway, Finland & Denmark by balancing area)
  • Analysis of power technology and generation costs and competitiveness (annual update)
  • Insights, informs and market volume & price tracking


  • 2,000+

    power assets

  • 8760 hours per year

    Full chronological models

  • 14

    major markets

  • Outlook to 2050

    for capacity, volume and price