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Many U.S. electric utilities plan slow #decarbonization over next decade

Many U.S. electric utilities plan slow decarbonization over next decade The country’s top emitting utilities are on decarbonization pathways that are too slow to meet the climate goals set forth by President-Elect Joseph Biden. Biden has promised to achieve a zero-carbon power sector by 2035 en route to reaching an economy-wide target of net-zero emissions … Continue reading Many U.S. electric utilities plan slow #decarbonization over next decade

Where This Election Will (And Won’t) Matter For Utilities

Where This Election Will (And Won’t) Matter For Utilities Elections always have consequences. They’re just rarely what investors think they will be—and almost never what’s declared beforehand in popular investment media. In a typical voting year, few industries would face higher stakes than regulated utilities. But this November, power, heating, communications and water companies actually … Continue reading Where This Election Will (And Won’t) Matter For Utilities

Meteoric rise in demand of high-voltage cables in utility sector

Meteoric rise in demand of high-voltage cables in utility sector The total primary energy consumption in the U.S. was recorded at 101.3 quadrillion Btu in 2018 and is expected to witness consistent growth over the years, owing to the surging penetration of data centers and large communication base stations across the region. High-voltage cables allow … Continue reading Meteoric rise in demand of high-voltage cables in utility sector

Top 5 disruptions that utility execs are probably worrying about right now

Top 5 disruptions that utility execs are probably worrying about right now DistribuTECH 2019 showcases all the latest innovations and disruptions taking place in the electric utility industry. If you are one of the almost halfmillion people who work in the utility industry, no doubt you know that the industry is changing, and fast. This … Continue reading Top 5 disruptions that utility execs are probably worrying about right now

2019: Diversify or disappear for energy, utilities and resources?

2019: Diversify or disappear for energy, utilities and resources? In 2019 energy and utility companies face the challenges of an industry rapidly diversifying, decentralising and digitising. PREDICTION #1: BY 2040, 66% OF THE GLOBAL ENERGY MARKET WILL BE IN RENEWABLES, DRIVING AN URGENT RACE TO DIVERSIFY IN 2019 GLOBAL GREEN HOTSPOTS India and China: By … Continue reading 2019: Diversify or disappear for energy, utilities and resources?

Utilities look to #Netflix audience clustering model for customer engagement

Utilities look to Netflix audience clustering model for customer engagement As efforts to engage customers grow, utilities are looking to data analytics, online portals and personalized messaging to better understand diverse customer preferences. Efforts to make customer engagement more effective are expanding. That engagement is a crucial response to the customer demand driving the power … Continue reading Utilities look to #Netflix audience clustering model for customer engagement