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Off Grid Microgrid Market Size - By Grid Type (AC, DC, Hybrid), By Power Source (Diesel Generators, Natural Gas, Solar PV, CHP), By Storage Device (Lithium-ion, Lead Acid, Flow Battery, Flywheels), By Application & Forecast, 2024 – 2032

  • Report ID: GMI8753
  • Published Date: Mar 2024
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Off Grid Microgrid Market Size

Off Grid Microgrid Market size was valued at USD 4.9 billion in 2023 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 20.7% between 2024 and 2032. These are self-sustaining energy systems that operate independently of the main power grid. They consist of renewable energy sources including solar panels, wind turbines, or small-scale hydroelectric generators, combined with energy storage solutions like batteries. They are commonly used in remote areas where access to the main grid is limited or unreliable.

Off Grid Microgrid Market

Increasing energy demand across remote and underserved areas will boost the industry landscape. Advancements in renewable energy technologies coupled with favorable government policies, incentives, and investments in electrification projects will bolster the product adoption. Additionally, growing frequency and severity of climate-related disasters will increase the demand for decentralized energy solutions that are less susceptible to grid disruptions, thereby driving the business scenario.

Off Grid Microgrid Market Trends

Advancements in energy storage technologies particularly the development of cost-effective and high-capacity batteries will stimulate the business landscape. Growing demand for energy resilience and reliability, especially in regions prone to extreme weather events and grid outages will fuel the market growth. Furthermore, rising digitalization of grid infrastructure coupled with advancements in smart grid technologies and IoT devices will enable the grid operators to optimize operations, thereby strengthening the product growth.

Off Grid Microgrid Market Analysis

Off Grid Microgrid Market Size, By Grid Type, 2022-2032 (USD Billion)

Based on grid type, the market is segmented into AC, DC, and Hybrid. The AC grid type segment is expected to cross USD 14 billion by 2032, owing to its higher efficiency and lower transmission losses compared to DC grids. The systems are more suitable for long-distance power transmission across off-grid environments. Advancements in technologies including smart meters, sensors, and digital control systems will boost the market statistics.

Product innovations will improve the grid efficiency optimizing energy distribution and facilitating real-time monitoring and management of grid operations. Additionally, supportive government policies and incentives aimed at promoting renewable energy integration, grid modernization, and energy transition initiatives will strengthen the business scenario.

Off Grid Microgrid Market Share, By Power Source, 2023

Based on power source, the off grid microgrid market is segmented into diesel generators, natural gas, solar PV, CHP and others. The diesel generator segment is set to witness over 21% CAGR through 2032, on account of their high-power output leading to continuous operation for extended periods. They are suitable for meeting the energy demand of off-grid communities and industrial facilities.

Further, advancements in generator technology have led to increased fuel efficiency, reduced emissions, and improved durability, enhancing their performance and environmental sustainability. Moreover, flexibility and scalability of these systems allow for easy integration with renewable energy sources in hybrid microgrid configurations, thereby stimulating the product penetration.

Asia Pacific Off Grid Microgrid Market Size, 2022-2032 (USD Billion)

Asia-Pacific off grid microgrid market is projected to surpass USD 15 billion by 2032. Increasing demand for electricity across remote and rural areas where grid connection is limited or unavailable will accelerate the product adoption. Growing awareness of climate change along with the need for sustainable energy solutions coupled with the influx of new players will bring in significant growth opportunities for the market growth.

Off Grid Microgrid Market Share

Off Grid Microgrid Company Market Share

Eminent market players are investing in technological innovations to develop advanced microgrid components and systems. They aim to offer more reliable, efficient, and cost-effective off-grid microgrid solutions by continuously improving energy storage solutions, smart grid technologies, and decentralized energy management systems. Additionally, strategic partnerships play a crucial role in expanding the market reach and accessing new opportunities. Collaborating with technology providers, energy companies, and government agencies allows them to leverage complementary expertise, secure project funding, and navigate regulatory complexities more effectively.

Off Grid Microgrid Market Companies

Eminent players operating in the off grid microgrid industry are:

  • ABB
  • ALEC Energy
  • Eaton
  • Enphase Energy
  • General Electric
  • Generac Power Systems
  • Hitachi Energy Ltd.
  • HOMER Energy
  • OutBack Power
  • Schneider Electric
  • Siemens AG
  • SMA Solar Technology AG
  • Tesla
  • Trojan Battery Company
  • Tata Power Solar Systems Ltd.

Off Grid Microgrid Industry News

  • In July 2023, TP Renewable Microgrid, a subsidiary of The Tata Power Company Ltd., is set to launch a "Customer Awareness and New Connection" Mobile Van campaign starting July 18, 2023. The goal of this project is to increase public awareness of Microgrid, an off-grid solar power plant with an energy storage system that powers remote regions of India. The goal of the campaign is to electrify rural areas to boost economic growth by supplying energy to small businesses and agriculture.
  • In November 2022, ALEC Energy achieved a milestone by implementing an innovative energy solution for the Visitor Center of the Noor Energy 1, the world's largest CSP installation in Dubai. The off-grid microgrid system incorporates Azelio's long-duration energy storage technology, ensuring reliable and sustainable power supply to the Visitor Center, showcasing the potential of CSP and advanced energy storage in addressing energy needs efficiently.

The off grid microgrid market research report includes an in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of volume and revenue in “MW & USD Billion” from 2019 to 2032, for the following segments:

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Market, By Grid Type

  • AC
  • DC
  • Hybrid

Market, By Power Source

  • Diesel Generators
  • Natural Gas
  • Solar PV
  • CHP
  • Others

Market, By Storage Device

  • Lithium-ion
  • Lead Acid
  • Flow Battery
  • Flywheels
  • Others

Market, By Application

  • Healthcare
  • Educational Institutes
  • Military
  • Utility
  • Industrial/ Commercial
  • Remote
  • Others

The above information has been provided for the following regions and countries:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico 
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • UK
    • Russia
    • Spain
    • Italy
    • Denmark
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • India
    • Australia
    • Malaysia
    • Indonesia
  • Middle East and Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE
    • South Africa
    • Iran
    • Nigeria
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Chile


Authors: Ankit Gupta, Pooja Shukla

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of off grid microgrid reached USD 4.9 billion in 2023 and is set to record a CAGR of 20.7% through 2032, driven by increasing energy demand across remote and underserved areas.

AC segment of off grid microgrid industry is anticipated to reach more than USD 14 billion by 2032 owing to the higher efficiency and lower transmission losses compared to DC grids.

Asia-Pacific market is poised to surpass USD 15 billion by 2032, favored by increasing demand for electricity across remote and rural areas where grid connection is limited.

ABB, ALEC Energy, Eaton, Enphase Energy, General Electric, Generac Power Systems, Hitachi Energy Ltd., HOMER Energy, OutBack Power, Schneider Electric, Siemens AG, and SMA Solar Technology AG.

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 15
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  • Countries covered: 25
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