Solid-State Transformer Market - A Global and Regional Analysis

Focus on Product, Application, and Country-Wise Analysis - Analysis and Forecast, 2025-2031

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Market Report Coverage

Solid-State Transformer Market
Forecast Period: 2026-2031
CAGR During Forecast Period: 14.34%

Solid-State Transformer Market

Base Year

2025

Market Size in 2025

$207.3 Million

Forecast Period

2026-2031

Value Projection and Estimation by 2031

$467.0 Million

CAGR During Forecast Period

14.34%

Number of Tables

114

Number of Pages

213

Number of Figures

25

 

Key Market Players and Competition Synopsis

The companies that are profiled have been selected based on inputs gathered from primary experts and analyzing the company's coverage, product portfolio, its market penetration.

The top segment players leading the market include key power, distribution, and traction transformer manufacturers in the market and the ones engaged in the research and development of solid-state transformers across the globe.

Some of the prominent names in this market are:

•    Siemens Energy
•    Alstom SA
•    Eaton Corporation
•    Hitachi Energy Ltd.
•    Schneider Electric
•    Electric Research and Manufacturing Cooperative (ERMCO), Inc.
•    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
•    Standex International Corporation
•    Wilson Transformers
•    General Electric
•    American Superconductor
•    CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd.
•    IONATE Limited
•    Raychem RPG Private Limited
•    Shree Abirami Engineering Works
•    Southwest Electric Co.
•    Unimag Power Transformer
•    Bicron Electronics Company
•    PowerUC
•    SVM Private Limited

How can this report add value to end users?

The solid-state transformer market is expected to be a moderate investment and high revenue generating product in the coming years

Product/Innovation Strategy: The product type segment helps the reader understand the different types of transformers that are expected to be available for deployment in the power infrastructures. Moreover, the study provides the reader with a detailed understanding of the different product types by applications (smart grid, renewable power integration, electric vehicle charging stations, traction locomotives, and others). A solid-state transformer is expected to be a highly efficient power transformer when compared to conventional transformers. Therefore, the solid-state transformer market is expected to be a moderate investment and high revenue generating product in the coming years owing to the rise in investment toward smart grid, renewable power expansion, and others.

Growth/Marketing Strategy: The global solid-state transformer market has seen major development by key players operating in the market, such as acquisitions, partnerships, agreements, and product launches. The favored strategy for the companies has been collaborations, agreements, and acquisitions to strengthen their positions in the solid-state transformer market.

For instance, in March 2021, Hitachi Energy (formerly Hitachi ABB Power Grids) collaborated with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore. This collaboration was aimed at advancing developments in solid-state transformer (SST) technology. This project is supported by the National Research Foundation, Singapore (NRF). This would enhance the product portfolio of the company and improve developments in solid-state transformers.

Competitive Strategy: Key players in the global solid-state transformer (SST) market analyzed and profiled in the study involve transformer manufacturers that are engaged in the R&D of solid-state transformers and raw component suppliers in the manufacturing of SST. Moreover, a detailed competitive benchmarking of the players operating in the global solid-state transformer market has been done to help the reader understand how players stack against each other, presenting a clear market landscape. Additionally, comprehensive competitive strategies such as partnerships, agreements, acquisitions, and collaborations will aid the reader in understanding the untapped revenue pockets in the market.

Industry and Technology Overview

The global solid-state transformer market is expected to value $207.3 million in 2025 and is projected to reach $467.0 million in

Global Solid-State Transformer Market Industry Overview

The global solid-state transformer market is expected to value $207.3 million in 2025 and is projected to reach $467.0 million in 2031, following a CAGR of 14.34% during the forecast period 2026-2031. The growth in the global solid-state transformer market is expected to be driven by an increase in investment toward the building and construction of power transmission and distribution networks, renewable power generation, and EV charging station infrastructure across the globe.

Market Lifecycle Stage

The solid-state transformer market is in the research and development phase. Solid-state transformers are expected to be the replacement for conventional transformers in the coming years.

Global Solid-State Transformer Market

Impact

•   Solid-state transformers are the primary building blocks of the smart grid infrastructure. Such a transformer can transfer power bidirectionally and scale down and scale up voltages as per the application. The companies that manufacture conventional transformers are taking an interest in the R&D of solid-state transformers to fulfill the future demand from smart grid infrastructure.
•   Solid-state transformers, with the inclusion of communication capability among components used in the power system infrastructure, can be referred to as the smart transformer in the coming years. It will help power utilities in the measurement of demand and supply of electricity use. A solid-state transformer has various advantages over conventional transformers, including power factor correction, fault isolation, harmonic reduction, voltage sag and swell compensation, bidirectional power transfer, and others.

Impact of COVID-19

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, research and development slowed down across many industries owing to the lack of funding, halted manufacturing activities, and components or raw material supply chain disruptions. In addition, a halt in the building and construction of renewable power infrastructure and smart grid projects has also been induced by COVID-19, which is resulted in a decrease in demand for transformer products and further affected R&D projects worldwide.

Market Segmentation:

Segmentation 1: by Application
•    Smart Grid
•    Renewable Power Integration
•    Traction Locomotive
•    EV Charging Station
•    Others

Based on applications, the global solid-state transformer market is expected to be dominated by renewable power integration applications. This is followed by the EV charging stations segment, which is expected to account for the second-largest share in the solid-state transformer market due to increasing demand for electric vehicles and the building and construction of EV charging stations across the globe.

Segmentation 2: by Product Type
•     Power Transformer
•     Distribution Transformer
•     Traction Transformer

Based on product types, the distribution transformer segment is estimated to capture the highest market share during the period 2026 to 2031. This type of transformer is increasingly used in power distribution networks and in renewable power integration. In addition, the replacement of aged power distribution systems in the countries such as Germany, India, the U.S., the U.K., and other countries is further expected to fuel the demand for distribution transformers during the forecast period.

Segmentation 3: by Region
•    North America - U.S., Canada, and Mexico
•    Europe - Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and Rest-of-Europe
•    China
•    U.K.
•    Asia-Pacific - India, Japan, Australia, South Korea, and Rest-of-Asia-Pacific
•    Middle East and Africa - Saudi Arabia, South Africa, and Rest-of-Middle East & Africa
•    South America - Brazil, Rest-of-South America

Asia-Pacific is anticipated to generate the highest revenue of $61.0 million in 2025. The region is experiencing an increase in renewable power generation, distributed generation, and sales of electric vehicles. Therefore, conventional transformer technology will be challenged by solid-state transformer (SST) alternatives in renewable power transmission and distribution infrastructures. The Asia-Pacific region is anticipated to grow at a faster rate compared to any other region.

Recent Developments in the Global Solid-State Transformer Market

•    In January 2022, Eaton Corporation acquired Royal Power Solutions (EV component producer) for $600 million. Under the agreement between the Department of Energy (DOE) and Eaton Corporation, Eaton would develop and demonstrate electric vehicle charging infrastructure (EVCI). To support this charging infrastructure, Eaton would develop a solid-state transformer. This acquisition strengthened the position of eMobility company in the EV sector.
•    In March 2021, Hitachi Energy (formerly Hitachi ABB Power Grids) collaborated with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore. This collaboration aimed at advancing developments in solid-state transformer (SST) technology. This project is supported by the National Research Foundation, Singapore (NRF). This would enhance the product portfolio of the company and its presence in the solid-state transformer market.
•   In December 2019, ERMCO, Inc partnered with SP Energy Networks (a U.K. electricity network operator). Through this partnership, ERMCO would provide smart transformer solutions to LV Engine project. This project would monitor or demonstrate how smart transformers can efficiently manage energy, and then they would deliver smarter grids with lower carbon emissions.
•   In December 2021, Eaton Corporation signed an agreement with the Department of Energy (DOE). This agreement or award was aimed at developing low-cost fast-charging infrastructure, solid-state transformers, and modular chargers in a three-year timeframe (2022-2025). This would strengthen the position of the company in the solid-state transformer market globally.

Demand - Drivers and Limitations

The following are the demand drivers for the solid-state transformer market:

•    Increase in Renewable Power Generation
•    Rise in Number of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations  
•    Electrification of Rail Locomotives across the Globe
•    High Voltage DC (HVDC) Integration

The market is expected to face the following challenges:

•    High Initial Cost of Solid-State Transformer
•    Technical Challenges
•    Lack of Basic Power Infrastructure in Underdeveloped Countries

Analyst View

According to Rakhi Tanwar, Principal Analyst, BIS Research, “The solid-state transformer market is expected to provide a great replacement to the conventional transformers used for bidirectional power transfer, isolation, and high-frequency applications. Through R&D and adoption of the solid-state transformer products in the future, the power transformer losses can be mitigated along with an increase in reliable and continuous electricity supply for end users."

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1.1    Industry Outlook
         1.1.1    Market Definition
         1.1.2    Comparison between Solid-State Transformer and Conventional Transformer and Importance of Solid-State Transformer
         1.1.3    Market Trends
                     1.1.3.1    Sustainable Development Goals in Energy Industry
         1.1.4    Supply Chain Analysis
         1.1.5    Ongoing Programs
                     1.1.5.1    Governments Initiatives
                     1.1.5.2    R&D Projects
                                    1.1.5.2.1    FREEDM System Center – A Step toward Solid-State Transformer Commercialization
                                                      1.1.5.2.1.1    Project 1: To Develop H8 AC-DC Three-Level Converter
                                                      1.1.5.2.1.2    Project 2: To Develop SiC Resonant Converter for (SST) in EV Charging Application.
                                                      1.1.5.2.1.3    Project 3: To Develop and Test a 1MVA Extreme Fast Charger Station using Wide Bandgap Devices (Funded by the U.S. Department of Energy)
                                                      1.1.5.2.1.4    Project 4: Mobile Utility Support Equipment - Solid-State Transformer (MUSE) enabled by HV 10kV SiC MOSFET
                                    1.1.5.2.2    Highly Efficient and Reliable Smart Transformer (HEART), Funded by European Research Council (2014-2019)
                     1.1.5.3    Consortiums and Associations
1.2    Business Dynamics
         1.2.1    Business Drivers
                     1.2.1.1    Increase in Renewable Power Generation
                     1.2.1.2    Rise in Number of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
                     1.2.1.3    Electrification of Rail Locomotives across the Globe
                     1.2.1.4    High Voltage DC (HVDC) Integration
         1.2.2    Business Challenges
                     1.2.2.1    High Initial Cost of Solid-State Transformer
                     1.2.2.2    Technical Challenges
                     1.2.2.3    Lack of Basic Power Infrastructure in Underdeveloped Countries
         1.2.3    Business Strategies
                     1.2.3.1    Product Development and Innovation
                     1.2.3.2    Market Development
         1.2.4    Corporate Strategies
                     1.2.4.1    Acquisition
                     1.2.4.2    Partnership and Collaboration
                     1.2.4.3    Others
         1.2.5    Business Opportunities
                     1.2.5.1    Rise in Government Initiatives toward Development of Smart Grid Infrastructure
                     1.2.5.2    Rapid Developments in The Power Electronics Industry
          1.2.6    Impact of COVID-19 on the Global Solid-State Transformer market

2.1    Global Solid-State Transformer market (by Application)
         2.1.1    Smart Grid
         2.1.2    Renewable Power Integration
         2.1.3    Traction Locomotive
         2.1.4    EV Charging Station
         2.1.5    Others
2.2    Demand Analysis of the Global Solid-State Transformer market (by Application)

3.1    Global Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
         3.1.1    Power Transformer
         3.1.2    Distribution Transformer
         3.1.3    Traction Transformer
3.2    Demand Analysis of the Global Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
3.3    Components Used in the Solid-State Transformers
         3.3.1    Converters
         3.3.2    High-Frequency Transformer
         3.3.3    Others
         3.3.4    Patent Analysis
                     3.3.4.1    Patent Analysis (by Applicant)
                     3.3.4.2    Patents Analysis (by Region)

4.1    North America
         4.1.1    Market
                     4.1.1.1    Key Transformer Manufacturers in North America
                     4.1.1.2    Business Drivers
                     4.1.1.3    Business Challenges
         4.1.2    Application
                     4.1.2.1    North America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
         4.1.3    Product Type
                     4.1.3.1    North America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
         4.1.4    North America (by Country)
                     4.1.4.1    U.S.
                                    4.1.4.1.1    Market
                                                      4.1.4.1.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.1.4.1.1.2    Key Manufacturers in the U.S.
                                                      4.1.4.1.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.1.4.1.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.1.4.1.2    Product Type
                                                      4.1.4.1.2.1    U.S. Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.1.4.1.3    Application
                                                      4.1.4.1.3.1    U.S. Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.1.4.2    Canada
                                    4.1.4.2.1    Market
                                                      4.1.4.2.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.1.4.2.1.2    Key Manufacturers in Canada
                                                      4.1.4.2.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.1.4.2.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.1.4.2.2    Product Type
                                                      4.1.4.2.2.1    Canada Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.1.4.2.3    Application
                                                      4.1.4.2.3.1    Canada Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.1.4.3    Mexico
                                    4.1.4.3.1    Market
                                                      4.1.4.3.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.1.4.3.1.2    Key Manufacturers in Mexico
                                                      4.1.4.3.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.1.4.3.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.1.4.3.2    Product type
                                                      4.1.4.3.2.1    Mexico Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.1.4.3.3    Application
                                                      4.1.4.3.3.1    Mexico Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
4.2    South America
         4.2.1    Market
                     4.2.1.1    Key Manufacturers in South America
                     4.2.1.2    Business Drivers
                     4.2.1.3    Business Challenges
         4.2.2    Application
                     4.2.2.1    South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
         4.2.3    Product Type
                     4.2.3.1    South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
         4.2.4    South America (by Country)
                     4.2.4.1    Brazil
                                    4.2.4.1.1    Market
                                                      4.2.4.1.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.2.4.1.1.2    Key Manufacturers in Brazil
                                                      4.2.4.1.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.2.4.1.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.2.4.1.2    Product Type
                                                      4.2.4.1.2.1    Brazil Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.2.4.1.3    Application
                                                      4.2.4.1.3.1    Brazil Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.2.4.2    Rest-of-South America
                                    4.2.4.2.1    Market
                                                      4.2.4.2.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.2.4.2.1.2    Key Manufacturers in the Rest-of-South America
                                                      4.2.4.2.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.2.4.2.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.2.4.2.2    Product Type
                                                      4.2.4.2.2.1    Rest-of-South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.2.4.2.3    Application
                                                      4.2.4.2.3.1    Rest-of-South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
4.3    Europe
         4.3.1    Market
                     4.3.1.1    Key Manufacturers in Europe
                     4.3.1.2    Business Drivers
                     4.3.1.3    Business Challenges
         4.3.2    Application
                     4.3.2.1    Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
         4.3.3    Product Type
                     4.3.3.1    Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
         4.3.4    Europe (by Country)
                     4.3.4.1    Germany
                                    4.3.4.1.1    Market
                                                      4.3.4.1.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.3.4.1.1.2    Key Manufacturers in Germany
                                                      4.3.4.1.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.3.4.1.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.3.4.1.2    Product Type
                                                      4.3.4.1.2.1    Germany Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.3.4.1.3    Application
                                                      4.3.4.1.3.1    Germany Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.3.4.2    France
                                    4.3.4.2.1    Market
                                                      4.3.4.2.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.3.4.2.1.2    Key Manufacturers in France
                                                      4.3.4.2.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.3.4.2.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.3.4.2.2    Product Type
                                                      4.3.4.2.2.1    France Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.3.4.2.3    Application
                                                      4.3.4.2.3.1    France Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.3.4.3    Italy
                                    4.3.4.3.1    Market
                                                      4.3.4.3.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.3.4.3.1.2    Key Manufacturers in Italy
                                                      4.3.4.3.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.3.4.3.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.3.4.3.2    Product Type
                                                      4.3.4.3.2.1    Italy Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.3.4.3.3    Application
                                                      4.3.4.3.3.1    Italy Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.3.4.4    Spain
                                    4.3.4.4.1    Market
                                                      4.3.4.4.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.3.4.4.1.2    Key Manufacturers in Spain
                                                      4.3.4.4.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.3.4.4.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.3.4.4.2    Product Type
                                                      4.3.4.4.2.1    Spain Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.3.4.4.3    Application
                                                      4.3.4.4.3.1    Spain Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.3.4.5    Rest-of-Europe
                                    4.3.4.5.1    Market
                                                      4.3.4.5.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.3.4.5.1.2    Key Manufacturers in the Rest-of-Europe
                                                      4.3.4.5.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.3.4.5.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.3.4.5.2    Product Type
                                                      4.3.4.5.2.1    Rest-of-Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.3.4.5.3    Application
                                                      4.3.4.5.3.1    Rest-of-Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
4.4    U.K.
         4.4.1    Market
                     4.4.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                     4.4.1.2    Key Manufacturers in the U.K.
                     4.4.1.3    Business Challenges
                     4.4.1.4    Business Drivers
         4.4.2    Application
                     4.4.2.1    U.K. Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
         4.4.3    Product Type
                     4.4.3.1    U.K. Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
4.5    Middle East and Africa
         4.5.1    Market
                     4.5.1.1    Key Manufacturers in the Middle East and Africa
                     4.5.1.2    Business Drivers
                     4.5.1.3    Business Challenges
         4.5.2    Application
                     4.5.2.1    Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
         4.5.3    Product Type
                     4.5.3.1    Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
         4.5.4    Middle East and Africa (by Country)
                     4.5.4.1    Saudi Arabia
                                    4.5.4.1.1    Market
                                                      4.5.4.1.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.5.4.1.1.2    Key Manufacturers in the Saudi Arabia
                                                      4.5.4.1.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.5.4.1.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.5.4.1.2    Product Type
                                                      4.5.4.1.2.1    Saudi Arabia Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.5.4.1.3    Application
                                                      4.5.4.1.3.1    Saudi Arabia Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.5.4.2    South Africa
                                    4.5.4.2.1    Market
                                                      4.5.4.2.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.5.4.2.1.2    Key Manufacturers in South Africa
                                                      4.5.4.2.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.5.4.2.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.5.4.2.2    Product Type
                                                      4.5.4.2.2.1    South Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.5.4.2.3    Application
                                                      4.5.4.2.3.1    South Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.5.4.3    Rest-of-Middle East and Africa
                                    4.5.4.3.1    Market
                                                      4.5.4.3.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.5.4.3.1.2    Key Manufacturers in the Rest-of-Middle East and Africa
                                                      4.5.4.3.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.5.4.3.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.5.4.3.2    Product Type
                                                      4.5.4.3.2.1    Rest-of-Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.5.4.3.3    Application
                                                      4.5.4.3.3.1    Rest-of-Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
4.6    China
         4.6.1    Market
                     4.6.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                     4.6.1.2    Key Manufacturers in China
                     4.6.1.3    Business Challenges
                     4.6.1.4    Business Drivers
         4.6.2    Application
                     4.6.2.1    China Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
         4.6.3    Product Type
                     4.6.3.1    China Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
4.7    Asia-Pacific
         4.7.1    Market
                     4.7.1.1    Key Manufacturers in Asia-Pacific
                     4.7.1.2    Business Drivers
                     4.7.1.3    Business Challenges
         4.7.2    Application
                     4.7.2.1    Asia-Pacific Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
         4.7.3    Product Type
                     4.7.3.1    Asia-Pacific Solid-state transformer market (by Product Type)
         4.7.4    Asia-Pacific (by Country)
                     4.7.4.1    Japan
                                    4.7.4.1.1    Market
                                                      4.7.4.1.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.7.4.1.1.2    Key Manufacturers in Japan
                                                      4.7.4.1.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.7.4.1.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.7.4.1.2    Product Type
                                                      4.7.4.1.2.1    Japan Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.7.4.1.3    Application
                                                      4.7.4.1.3.1    Japan Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.7.4.2    India
                                    4.7.4.2.1    Market
                                                      4.7.4.2.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.7.4.2.1.2    Key Manufacturers in India
                                                      4.7.4.2.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.7.4.2.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.7.4.2.2    Product Type
                                                      4.7.4.2.2.1    India Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.7.4.2.3    Application
                                                      4.7.4.2.3.1    India Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.7.4.3    South Korea
                                    4.7.4.3.1    Market
                                                      4.7.4.3.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.7.4.3.1.2    Key Manufacturers in South Korea
                                                      4.7.4.3.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.7.4.3.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.7.4.3.2    Product Type
                                                      4.7.4.3.2.1    South Korea Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.7.4.3.3    Application
                                                      4.7.4.3.3.1    South Korea Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.7.4.4    Australia
                                    4.7.4.4.1    Market
                                                      4.7.4.4.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.7.4.4.1.2    Key Manufacturers in Australia
                                                      4.7.4.4.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.7.4.4.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.7.4.4.2    Product Type
                                                      4.7.4.4.2.1    Australia Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.7.4.4.3    Application
                                                      4.7.4.4.3.1    Australia Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)
                     4.7.4.5    Rest-of-Asia-Pacific
                                    4.7.4.5.1    Market
                                                      4.7.4.5.1.1    Buyer Attributes
                                                      4.7.4.5.1.2    Key Manufacturers in the Rest-of-Asia-Pacific
                                                      4.7.4.5.1.3    Business Challenges
                                                      4.7.4.5.1.4    Business Drivers
                                    4.7.4.5.2    Product Type
                                                      4.7.4.5.2.1    Rest-of-Asia-Pacific Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type)
                                    4.7.4.5.3    Application
                                                      4.7.4.5.3.1    Rest-of-Asia-Pacific Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application)

5.1    Competitive Benchmarking
5.2    Company Profiles
         5.2.1    Siemens Energy
                     5.2.1.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.1.2    Role of Siemens Energy in the Solid-State Transformer Market
                     5.2.1.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.1.4    Business Model of Siemens Energy
                     5.2.1.5    Business Strategies
                                    5.2.1.5.1    Market Developments
                                    5.2.1.5.2    Product Developments
                     5.2.1.6    Corporate Strategies
                                    5.2.1.6.1    Agreement, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, and Alliances
                     5.2.1.7    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.1.8    Analyst View
         5.2.2    Alstom SA
                     5.2.2.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.2.2    Role of Alstom SA in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.2.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.2.4    Business Model of Alstom SA
                     5.2.2.5    Business Strategies
                                    5.2.2.5.1    Market Developments
                     5.2.2.6    Corporate Strategies
                                    5.2.2.6.1    Investment
                     5.2.2.7    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.2.8    Analyst View
         5.2.3    Eaton Corporation
                     5.2.3.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.3.2    Role of Eaton Corporation in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.3.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.3.4    Business Model of Eaton Corporation
                     5.2.3.5    Corporate Strategies
                                    5.2.3.5.1    Agreement
                                    5.2.3.5.2    Acquisitions
                     5.2.3.6    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.3.7    Analyst View
         5.2.4    Hitachi Energy Ltd.
                     5.2.4.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.4.2    Role of Hitachi Energy Ltd. in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.4.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.4.4    Business Model of Hitachi Energy Ltd.
                     5.2.4.5    Corporate Strategies
                                    5.2.4.5.1    Agreement and Collaboration
                                    5.2.4.5.2    Merger and Acquisitions
                     5.2.4.6    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.4.7    Analyst View
         5.2.5    Schneider Electric
                     5.2.5.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.5.2    Role of Schneider Electric in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.5.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.5.4    Business Model of Schneider Electric
                     5.2.5.5    Business Strategies
                                    5.2.5.5.1    Product Developments
                     5.2.5.6    Corporate Strategies
                                    5.2.5.6.1    Acquisition
                     5.2.5.7    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.5.8    Analyst View
         5.2.6    Electric Research and Manufacturing Cooperative (ERMCO), Inc.
                     5.2.6.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.6.2    Role of ERMCO, Inc. in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.6.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.6.4    Business Model of ERMCO, Inc.
                     5.2.6.5    Business Strategies
                                    5.2.6.5.1    Market Developments
                     5.2.6.6    Corporate Strategies
                                    5.2.6.6.1    Agreement, Partnership, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, and Alliances
                                    5.2.6.6.2    Merger and Acquisitions
                     5.2.6.7    Analyst View
         5.2.7    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
                     5.2.7.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.7.2    Role of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.7.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.7.4    Business Model of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
                     5.2.7.5    Business Strategies
                                    5.2.7.5.1    Product Developments
                     5.2.7.6    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.7.7    Analyst View
         5.2.8    Standex International Corporation
                     5.2.8.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.8.2    Role of Standex International Corporation in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.8.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.8.4    Business Model of Standex International Corporation
                     5.2.8.5    Corporate Strategies
                                    5.2.8.5.1    Acquisition
                     5.2.8.6    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.8.7    Analyst View
         5.2.9    Wilson Transformers
                     5.2.9.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.9.2    Role of Wilson Transformers in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.9.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.9.4    Business Model of Wilson Transformers
                     5.2.9.5    Analyst View
       5.2.10    General Electric
                     5.2.10.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.10.2    Role of General Electric in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.10.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.10.4    Business Model of General Electric
                     5.2.10.5    Corporate Strategies
                                      5.2.10.5.1    Merger and Acquisitions
                     5.2.10.6    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.10.7    Analyst View
       5.2.11    American Superconductor
                     5.2.11.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.11.2    Role of American Superconductor in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.11.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.11.4    Business Model of American Superconductor
                     5.2.11.5    Corporate Strategies
                                      5.2.11.5.1    Acquisition
                     5.2.11.6    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.11.7    Analyst View
       5.2.12    CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd.
                     5.2.12.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.12.2    Role of CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd. in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.12.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.12.4    Business Model of CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd.
                     5.2.12.5    R&D Analysis
                     5.2.12.6    Analyst View
       5.2.13    IONATE Limited
                     5.2.13.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.13.2    Role of IONATE Limited in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.13.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.13.4    Analyst View
       5.2.14    Raychem RPG Private Limited
                     5.2.14.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.14.2    Role of Raychem RPG Private Limited in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.14.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.14.4    Analyst View
       5.2.15    Shree Abirami Engineering Works
                     5.2.15.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.15.2    Role of Shree Abirami Engineering Works in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.15.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.15.4    Analyst View
       5.2.16    Southwest Electric Co.
                     5.2.16.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.16.2    Role of Southwest Electric Co. in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.16.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.16.4    Analyst View
       5.2.17    Unimag Power Transformer
                     5.2.17.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.17.2    Role of Unimag Power Transformer in the Solid-State Transformer Industry    
                     5.2.17.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.17.4    Analyst View
       5.2.18    Bicron Electronics Company
                     5.2.18.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.18.2    Role of Bicron Electronics Company in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.18.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.18.4    Analyst View
       5.2.19    PowerUC
                     5.2.19.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.19.2    Role of PowerUC in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.19.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.19.4    Analyst View
       5.2.20    SVM Private Limited
                     5.2.20.1    Company Overview
                     5.2.20.2    Role of SVM Private Limited in the Solid-State Transformer Industry
                     5.2.20.3    Product Portfolio
                     5.2.20.4    Analyst View

Research Methodology

Table 1:    Key Consortiums and Associations in Solid-State Transformer Industry
Table 2:    Business Strategies: Product Developments and Innovations
Table 3:    Business Strategies: Business Expansions
Table 4:    Corporate Strategies: Acquisitions
Table 5:    Corporate Strategies: Partnership and Collaboration
Table 6:    Corporate Strategies: Others (Agreement and Investment)
Table 7:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 8:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 9:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market (by Region), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 10:    North America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 11:    North America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 12:    North America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Country), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 13:    U.S. Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 14:    U.S. Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 15:    Canada Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 16:    Canada Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 17:    Mexico Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 18:    Mexico Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 19:    South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 20:    South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 21:    South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Country), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 22:    Brazil Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 23:    Brazil Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 24:    Rest-of-South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 25:    Rest-of-South America Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 26:    Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 27:    Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 28:    Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Country), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 29:    Germany Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 30:    Germany Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 31:    France Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 32:    France Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 33:    Italy Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 34:    Italy Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 35:    Spain Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 36:    Spain Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 37:    Rest-of-Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 38:    Rest-of-Europe Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 39:    U.K. Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 40:    U.K. Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 41:    Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 42:    Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 43:    Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Country), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 44:    Saudi Arabia Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 45:    Saudi Arabia Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 46:    South Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 47:    South Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 48:    Rest-of-Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 49:    Rest-of-Middle East and Africa Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 50:    China Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 51:    China Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 52:    Asia-Pacific Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 53:    Asia-Pacific Solid-state transformer market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 54:    Asia-Pacific Solid-State Transformer Market (by Country), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 55:    Japan Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 56:    Japan Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 57:    India Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 58:    India Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 59:    South Korea Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 60:    South Korea Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 61:    Australia Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 62:    Australia Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 63:    Rest-of-Asia-Pacific Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 64:    Rest-of-Asia-Pacific Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Table 65:    Siemens Energy: Product Portfolio
Table 66:    Siemens Energy: Business Model Analysis
Table 67:    Siemens Energy: Market Developments
Table 68:    Siemens Energy: Product Developments
Table 69:    Siemens Energy: Agreement
Table 70:    Alstom SA: Product Portfolio
Table 71:    Alstom SA: Business Model Analysis
Table 72:    Alstom SA: Market Developments
Table 73:    Alstom SA: Investment
Table 74:    Eaton Corporation: Product Portfolio
Table 75:    Eaton Corporation: Business Model Analysis
Table 76:    Eaton Corporation: Agreement
Table 77:    Eaton Corporation: Acquisitions
Table 78:    Hitachi Energy Ltd.: Product Portfolio
Table 79:    Hitachi Energy Ltd.: Business Model Analysis
Table 80:    Hitachi Energy Ltd.: Agreement and Collaborations
Table 81:    Hitachi Energy Ltd.: Mergers and Acquisitions
Table 82:    Schneider Electric: Product Portfolio
Table 83:    Schneider Electric: Business Model Analysis
Table 84:    Schneider Electric: Product Developments
Table 85:    Schneider Electric: Acquisition
Table 86:    ERMCO, Inc.: Product Portfolio
Table 87:    ERMCO, Inc.: Business Model Analysis
Table 88:    ERMCO, Inc.: Market Developments
Table 89:    ERMCO, Inc.: Partnerships, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, and Alliances
Table 90:    ERMCO, Inc.: Mergers and Acquisitions
Table 91:    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.: Product Portfolio
Table 92:    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.: Business Model Analysis
Table 93:    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.: Product Developments
Table 94:    Standex International Corporation: Product Portfolio
Table 95:    Standex International Corporation: Business Model Analysis
Table 96:    Standex International Corporation: Acquisition
Table 97:    Wilson Transformers: Product Portfolio
Table 98:    Wilson Transformers: Business Model Analysis
Table 99:    General Electric: Product Portfolio
Table 100:    General Electric: Business Model Analysis
Table 101:    General Electric: Mergers and Acquisitions
Table 102:    American Superconductor: Product Portfolio
Table 103:    American Superconductor: Business Model Analysis
Table 104:    American Superconductor: Acquisition
Table 105:    CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd.: Product Portfolio
Table 106:    CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd.: Business Model Analysis
Table 107:    IONATE Limited: Product Portfolio
Table 108:    Raychem RPG Private Limited: Product Portfolio
Table 109:    Shree Abirami Engineering Works: Product Portfolio
Table 110:    Southwest Electric Co.: Product Portfolio
Table 111:    Unimag Power Transformer: Product Portfolio
Table 112:    Bicron Electronics Company: Product Portfolio
Table 113:    PowerUC: Product Portfolio
Table 114:    SVM Private Limited: Product Portfolio

Figure 1:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market, $Million, 2025-2031
Figure 2:    Market Dynamics of the Global Solid-State Transformer Market
Figure 3:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market (by Product Type), $Million, 2025-2031
Figure 4:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market (by Application), $Million, 2025-2031
Figure 5:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market (by Region), $Million, 2025-2031
Figure 6:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market Coverage
Figure 7:    Supply Chain Analysis of Global Solid-State Transformer Market
Figure 8:    Global Solar Power Generation (TWh), 2011-2021
Figure 9:    Share of Key Market Strategies and Developments, January 2018-December 2021
Figure 10:    Solid-State Transformer Patent Trend, January 2013-December 2021
Figure 11:    Patent Analysis (by Applicant), January 2013-December 2021
Figure 12:    Patents Analysis (by Region), January 2013-December 2021
Figure 13:    Competitive Benchmarking Matrix
Figure 14:    R&D Expenses of Siemens Energy, 2019-2021
Figure 15:    R&D Expenses of Alstom SA, 2019-2021
Figure 16:    R&D Expenses of Eaton Corporation, 2019-2021
Figure 17:    R&D Expenses of Hitachi Energy Ltd., 2018-2020
Figure 18:    R&D Expenses of Schneider Electric, 2019-2021
Figure 19:    R&D Expenses of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., 2019-2021
Figure 20:    R&D Expenses of Standex International Corporation, 2019-2021
Figure 21:    R&D Expenses of General Electric, 2019-2021
Figure 22:    R&D Expenses of American Superconductor, 2019-2021
Figure 23:    R&D Expenses of CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd., 2019-2021
Figure 24:    Global Solid-State Transformer Market: Research Methodology
Figure 25:    Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approach

Market Report Coverage

Solid-State Transformer Market

Base Year

2025

Market Size in 2025

$207.3 Million

Forecast Period

2026-2031

Value Projection and Estimation by 2031

$467.0 Million

CAGR During Forecast Period

14.34%

Number of Tables

114

Number of Pages

213

Number of Figures

25

 

Key Market Players and Competition Synopsis

The companies that are profiled have been selected based on inputs gathered from primary experts and analyzing the company's coverage, product portfolio, its market penetration.

The top segment players leading the market include key power, distribution, and traction transformer manufacturers in the market and the ones engaged in the research and development of solid-state transformers across the globe.

Some of the prominent names in this market are:

•    Siemens Energy
•    Alstom SA
•    Eaton Corporation
•    Hitachi Energy Ltd.
•    Schneider Electric
•    Electric Research and Manufacturing Cooperative (ERMCO), Inc.
•    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
•    Standex International Corporation
•    Wilson Transformers
•    General Electric
•    American Superconductor
•    CG Power & Industrial Solutions Ltd.
•    IONATE Limited
•    Raychem RPG Private Limited
•    Shree Abirami Engineering Works
•    Southwest Electric Co.
•    Unimag Power Transformer
•    Bicron Electronics Company
•    PowerUC
•    SVM Private Limited

How can this report add value to end users?

Product/Innovation Strategy: The product type segment helps the reader understand the different types of transformers that are expected to be available for deployment in the power infrastructures. Moreover, the study provides the reader with a detailed understanding of the different product types by applications (smart grid, renewable power integration, electric vehicle charging stations, traction locomotives, and others). A solid-state transformer is expected to be a highly efficient power transformer when compared to conventional transformers. Therefore, the solid-state transformer market is expected to be a moderate investment and high revenue generating product in the coming years owing to the rise in investment toward smart grid, renewable power expansion, and others.

Growth/Marketing Strategy: The global solid-state transformer market has seen major development by key players operating in the market, such as acquisitions, partnerships, agreements, and product launches. The favored strategy for the companies has been collaborations, agreements, and acquisitions to strengthen their positions in the solid-state transformer market.

For instance, in March 2021, Hitachi Energy (formerly Hitachi ABB Power Grids) collaborated with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore. This collaboration was aimed at advancing developments in solid-state transformer (SST) technology. This project is supported by the National Research Foundation, Singapore (NRF). This would enhance the product portfolio of the company and improve developments in solid-state transformers.

Competitive Strategy: Key players in the global solid-state transformer (SST) market analyzed and profiled in the study involve transformer manufacturers that are engaged in the R&D of solid-state transformers and raw component suppliers in the manufacturing of SST. Moreover, a detailed competitive benchmarking of the players operating in the global solid-state transformer market has been done to help the reader understand how players stack against each other, presenting a clear market landscape. Additionally, comprehensive competitive strategies such as partnerships, agreements, acquisitions, and collaborations will aid the reader in understanding the untapped revenue pockets in the market.

Industry and Technology Overview

Global Solid-State Transformer Market Industry Overview

The global solid-state transformer market is expected to value $207.3 million in 2025 and is projected to reach $467.0 million in 2031, following a CAGR of 14.34% during the forecast period 2026-2031. The growth in the global solid-state transformer market is expected to be driven by an increase in investment toward the building and construction of power transmission and distribution networks, renewable power generation, and EV charging station infrastructure across the globe.

Market Lifecycle Stage

The solid-state transformer market is in the research and development phase. Solid-state transformers are expected to be the replacement for conventional transformers in the coming years.

Global Solid-State Transformer Market

Impact

•   Solid-state transformers are the primary building blocks of the smart grid infrastructure. Such a transformer can transfer power bidirectionally and scale down and scale up voltages as per the application. The companies that manufacture conventional transformers are taking an interest in the R&D of solid-state transformers to fulfill the future demand from smart grid infrastructure.
•   Solid-state transformers, with the inclusion of communication capability among components used in the power system infrastructure, can be referred to as the smart transformer in the coming years. It will help power utilities in the measurement of demand and supply of electricity use. A solid-state transformer has various advantages over conventional transformers, including power factor correction, fault isolation, harmonic reduction, voltage sag and swell compensation, bidirectional power transfer, and others.

Impact of COVID-19

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, research and development slowed down across many industries owing to the lack of funding, halted manufacturing activities, and components or raw material supply chain disruptions. In addition, a halt in the building and construction of renewable power infrastructure and smart grid projects has also been induced by COVID-19, which is resulted in a decrease in demand for transformer products and further affected R&D projects worldwide.

Market Segmentation:

Segmentation 1: by Application
•    Smart Grid
•    Renewable Power Integration
•    Traction Locomotive
•    EV Charging Station
•    Others

Based on applications, the global solid-state transformer market is expected to be dominated by renewable power integration applications. This is followed by the EV charging stations segment, which is expected to account for the second-largest share in the solid-state transformer market due to increasing demand for electric vehicles and the building and construction of EV charging stations across the globe.

Segmentation 2: by Product Type
•     Power Transformer
•     Distribution Transformer
•     Traction Transformer

Based on product types, the distribution transformer segment is estimated to capture the highest market share during the period 2026 to 2031. This type of transformer is increasingly used in power distribution networks and in renewable power integration. In addition, the replacement of aged power distribution systems in the countries such as Germany, India, the U.S., the U.K., and other countries is further expected to fuel the demand for distribution transformers during the forecast period.

Segmentation 3: by Region
•    North America - U.S., Canada, and Mexico
•    Europe - Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and Rest-of-Europe
•    China
•    U.K.
•    Asia-Pacific - India, Japan, Australia, South Korea, and Rest-of-Asia-Pacific
•    Middle East and Africa - Saudi Arabia, South Africa, and Rest-of-Middle East & Africa
•    South America - Brazil, Rest-of-South America

Asia-Pacific is anticipated to generate the highest revenue of $61.0 million in 2025. The region is experiencing an increase in renewable power generation, distributed generation, and sales of electric vehicles. Therefore, conventional transformer technology will be challenged by solid-state transformer (SST) alternatives in renewable power transmission and distribution infrastructures. The Asia-Pacific region is anticipated to grow at a faster rate compared to any other region.

Recent Developments in the Global Solid-State Transformer Market

•    In January 2022, Eaton Corporation acquired Royal Power Solutions (EV component producer) for $600 million. Under the agreement between the Department of Energy (DOE) and Eaton Corporation, Eaton would develop and demonstrate electric vehicle charging infrastructure (EVCI). To support this charging infrastructure, Eaton would develop a solid-state transformer. This acquisition strengthened the position of eMobility company in the EV sector.
•    In March 2021, Hitachi Energy (formerly Hitachi ABB Power Grids) collaborated with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore. This collaboration aimed at advancing developments in solid-state transformer (SST) technology. This project is supported by the National Research Foundation, Singapore (NRF). This would enhance the product portfolio of the company and its presence in the solid-state transformer market.
•   In December 2019, ERMCO, Inc partnered with SP Energy Networks (a U.K. electricity network operator). Through this partnership, ERMCO would provide smart transformer solutions to LV Engine project. This project would monitor or demonstrate how smart transformers can efficiently manage energy, and then they would deliver smarter grids with lower carbon emissions.
•   In December 2021, Eaton Corporation signed an agreement with the Department of Energy (DOE). This agreement or award was aimed at developing low-cost fast-charging infrastructure, solid-state transformers, and modular chargers in a three-year timeframe (2022-2025). This would strengthen the position of the company in the solid-state transformer market globally.

Demand - Drivers and Limitations

The following are the demand drivers for the solid-state transformer market:

•    Increase in Renewable Power Generation
•    Rise in Number of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations  
•    Electrification of Rail Locomotives across the Globe
•    High Voltage DC (HVDC) Integration

The market is expected to face the following challenges:

•    High Initial Cost of Solid-State Transformer
•    Technical Challenges
•    Lack of Basic Power Infrastructure in Underdeveloped Countries

Analyst View

According to Rakhi Tanwar, Principal Analyst, BIS Research, “The solid-state transformer market is expected to provide a great replacement to the conventional transformers used for bidirectional power transfer, isolation, and high-frequency applications. Through R&D and adoption of the solid-state transformer products in the future, the power transformer losses can be mitigated along with an increase in reliable and continuous electricity supply for end users."

FAQ's

What are solid-state transformers?

A solid-state transformer (SST) is the assembly of power semiconductor components, power converters, control circuitry, and high-frequency transformers. SST has advantages such as flexible control of the power distribution network, reduced size and cost, high power density, high efficiency, reactive power compensation, power factor correction, and others. It is used in various applications, including smart grids, renewable power integration, EV charging stations, traction locomotives, and others.

What are the key trends in the solid-state transformer market?

Sustainability development goals in the power transmission and distribution networks, rise in demand for electric vehicles, stringent regulations toward environmental pollution through transportation, the rapid expansion of solar power generation, and investment toward the replacement of aging power infrastructure are the key trends in the solid-state transformer market globally.

What kinds of new strategies are being adopted by the existing market players to strengthen their market position in the industry?

The global solid-state transformer market has seen major development by key players operating in the market, such as business expansion, partnership, collaboration, product launch, and acquisition. According to BIS Research analysis, most of the companies preferred acquisitions, agreements, and product launches as a strategy to further increase their growth in the global solid-state transformer market. Companies such as Eaton Corporation, Hitachi Energy Ltd., and ERMCO, Inc. have majorly adopted acquisitions, agreements, and product launches strategies.

For a new company looking to enter the solid-state transformer market, which areas could it focus on to stay ahead of the competition?

A new entrant can focus on the research and development of SSTs in the solid-state transformer market due to the higher anticipated growth rate and adoption of it in power system infrastructure during the forecast period 2026 to 2031.

What is the USP of this report?

The following can be considered the USPs of this report:

• Study on existing and upcoming research and development projects

• Competitive study

• Market strategies and developments

• Patent analysis

Who should buy this report?

The companies manufacturing and having the capacity to develop solid-state transformer-based products and services, component suppliers, research institutions, and regulatory bodies should buy this report.

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