Solar Energy and Battery Storage Market Research Report – Forecast to 2030

Solar Energy and Battery Storage Market by Battery Type (Lead-Acid, Li-ion, NaS) End-User (Utility, Industrial & Commercial, Residential) by Solar Technology, Connection Type, Application, & Region – Till 2030

ID: MRFR/E&P/4410-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 125 pages         

Solar Energy and Battery Storage Market

Solar Energy and Battery Storage Market share is expected to project at USD 360.4 million during the forecast period of 2019 to 2027.


By Battery Type Lead-Acid Li-ion NaS
By Solar Technology PV CSP
By Connection Type On-Grid Off-Grid
By Application Load Leveling Power Demand Peak Shaving
By End-Use Utility Industrial & Commercial Residential

Key Players

  • ABB Ltd. (Switzerland)
  • LG Chem Ltd. (South Korea)
  • Samsung SDI Co. Ltd (South Korea)
  • General Electric Company (U.S.)
  • Tesla Inc. (U.S.)
  • AEG Power Solutions (Germany)
  • eSolar Inc. (U.S.)
  • Abengoa S.A. (Spain)
  • BrightSource Energy Inc. (U.S.)
  • ACCIONA S.A. (Spain)
  • Alpha Technologies (U.S.)


  • New product launches and R&D amongst major key players
  • Increasing demand for electricity across the globe
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Solar energy and battery storage market is expected to project at USD 113.4 million and range to USD 360.4 million during the forecast period of 2019 to 2027. It projects at a CAGR of 15.5% during the forecast period of 2022-2030. The solar battery is in high demand as it is used for storing solar power and also discharges the power according to the requirement. This lithium-ion or lead-acid is rechargeable and is also used for storing energy in the solar system. The solar battery is widely used in various appliances like solar charging stations, power plants, and off-grids used as storage systems. It was marked that in the year 2020, Italy got a contract of 95MW solar battery storage for delivering it starting from 2022 till 2030.


Globally the solar energy and battery storage market was greatly disrupted during COVID. Due to the rise in social distance, manpower decreased which in turn affected the market growth. It led to the delay in the installations of the solar systems and also led to the cancellation of new contracts. Consumer expenditure was highly affected during the pandemic. COVID imposed many restrictions which led to the disruption in the downstream and upstream supply chains. India was largely dependent on China for the import of solar panels. So highly depending on China for solar systems particularly during the COVID period affected the manufacturing and supply.

Moreover, the government has imposed the use of masks and gloves. If the people do not wear masks and gloves, then strict action was taken against them.


  • Drivers- rise in demand for the usage of environment-friendly solar systems which are cost-effective enough for which it is being used in various other industrial and commercial sectors. The use of sustainable energy sources is the major factor that enhances the use of these solar cells thus driving the market size. Using solar panels has decreased the monthly electricity bill thus rising the market value. As per the global market trends use of amorphous silicon cells segment and the use of copper indium gallium selenide panels bolsters up the business.

  • Opportunities- the use of AI technologies and the expansion of energy trading with blockchain have steered up the market by providing these advanced opportunities. This stimulates the owner to export the maximum energy and sell it at a reasonable price. Urbanization, industrialization, and the growth in population demand increase energy consumption and provide great opportunities fr expansion. Installing at the roof and the rise of applications for the architectural sector has also lubricated the demand.

  • Challenges- high expenses for installation of the solar systems and also the high sum of money is required for its maintenance has become the most challenging factor of the solar market. Presently, solar battery storage is dependent on the tax of the government and also on its subsidy.

  • Cumulative growth- the solar systems are made in such a manner that the water in them needs to be changed daily and should be replaced by distilled. This change of water prevents the environment from being polluted thus stimulating the market size. The demand of using renewable sources of energy solutions by the key players of the market help in increasing the growth of the market. The solar energy and battery storage market value is increased due to the adoption of solar power towers in the generation of electricity has increased the demand and has boosted up the market growth.

  • Restraints- the amount of sun rays that comes and strikes the earth’s surface is not constant. it s variation takes place based on location, time, season, and weather conditions. Moreover, the amount of rays striking square feet is very small so a huge surface area is needed for absorption and collect some amount of energy. These factors act as major restraints hampering the market growth. Opting for PV technology is hugely affected by reliability, production on a huge scale, and competitiveness. The overall weather conditions and geographical latitudes hamper the market expansion.


  • By type- globally, it has been marked that the solar energy and battery storage market has been categorized into type, end-users, and also based on region. Based on type, the market has been classified into lead-acid, lithium-ion, also on flow batteries, and many others. The lithium-ion division is expected to occupy the largest area. It contributes to the use of high charge and discharge abilities of solar batteries. Based on end-user, the industry is divided into utility, industrial, commercial, and residential. Regionally, the industry is divided into the North American region, Asia Pacific region, and some other regions in the rest of the world.

  • By technology- it has been marked that the technology has brought the market to an excellent level. Due to the use of modernized technology, the carbon footprints which was marked previously have been emitted. Technology has enhanced the self-reliance behavior of the customers. It has been widely used in the residential and commercial sectors. It has made us energy independent. It has also minimized the excess use of grid power. Due to such advancements in the solar energy and battery storage industry much more customers are being attracted to opt for solar panels and systems.


Regionally, the countries of the United Kingdom and Portugal have become popular for manufacturing storage batteries in huge numbers. Asia Pacific region is expected to occupy the most dominant solar energy and battery storage market share in 2019. The government of this region is investing much sum in the establishment of the solar system all across the required areas of this region. China has been regarded to be the largest region for carrying out the export business of these systems. Some other regions of India and South Korea are using renewable energy storage, moreover, solar batteries are in huge demand in these regions thus driving the market.


There are some of the market players who carry out different advancing marketing strategies to be present on the top position. They merge to build a partnership for expanding their business to a wide area and cover a major portion of the solar energy and battery storage market shareThese competitors sustain intense market competition. Some of the major key players are ABB Ltd of Switzerland, LG Chem Ltd of South Korea, Samsung SDI Co Ltd present in South Korea, General Electric Comp[any of United States, Tesla Inc. of the United States, AEG Power Solution present in Germany, eSolar Inc of United States, Abengoa SA of Spain, Brightsource Energy Inc of United States, ACCIONA SA present in Spain and many more.


  • In July 2021, a company named Lumea launched a 300MW grid for storing the battery in the regions of Victoria and Australia. The company by itself plans to take the initiative of funding and not taking the help of the government. The grid will use the energy regionally and also in the national market.

  • On June 25, the company of Reliance launched its foray by investing USD 10 billion. It used advanced technology and manufactured the solar system having photovoltaic cells.


Globally it is marked that the report provides an in-depth assessment of the industrial participants. It gives a good analysis of the competitive and the market scenario of the industry. It summarizes the solar energy and battery storage market trends and the factors that drive the growth, certain opportunities that helped in the expansion of the industry. Standardization of the product along with the advanced innovative research was also carried out to manufacture more innovative goods.  The report also gives information about the market research studies, technologies, applications, the end-users, and the key players operating at the regional and global levels.

Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size

  • 2027: USD 360.4 Million
  • 2030: Significant Value
  •   CAGR   15.5% CAGR (2022-2030)
      Base Year   2021
      Forecast Period   2022-2030
      Historical Data   2019 & 2020
      Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
      Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
      Segments Covered   Battery Type, End-User, Solar Technology, Connection Type and Application
      Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
      Key Vendors   ABB Ltd. (Switzerland), LG Chem, Ltd. (South Korea) , Samsung SDI Co., Ltd (South Korea), General Electric Company (U.S.), Tesla, Inc. (U.S.), AEG Power Solutions (Germany), eSolar Inc. (U.S.), Abengoa S.A. (Spain), BrightSource Energy, Inc. (U.S.), ACCIONA, S.A. (Spain), EVERGREEN SOLAR INC. (U.S.), and Alpha Technologies (U.S.)
      Key Market Opportunities   New product launches and R&D amongst major key players
      Key Market Drivers   Increasing demand for electricity across the globe

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

    The European region is generating a higher Solar Energy and Battery Storage Market share for the forecast period.

    The global Solar Energy and Battery Storage Market have estimated to achieve an 8.89% CAGR for the forecast period.

    The global Solar Energy and Battery Storage Market have been classified into connection type, region, end-user, solar technology, battery type, and application.

    The lithium-ion segment acquired a large solar energy and battery storage market share.

    First of all, what matters to attain a stable position is a competitive strength and operating various skillful strategies.

    Covid had a great impact on the environment. It reduced the availability of raw materials and decreased component production. This led to the rising of costs of the products but lessening its demand. After the lockdown, the solar industry is expected to attain normalcy and regain its demand.

    It includes photovoltaic, status, and dynamic segment. The connection type is categorized into on-grid and off-grid. The application division is categorized into power demand, peak shaving, and many others. It is also seen that the third-generation division is expected to increased size owing to R and D thus reducing the profitability of module manufacturers.