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The term “utilities” can refer to two things: the organization that provides a crucial infrastructural service, or the service itself. For example, electricity, natural gas, sewage, and water are all utilities, just as an electric company, natural gas company, sewage management company, and water company are utilities. Such companies are the subjects of many controversial debates relating to utility regulation and public control. Municipal utilities are publicly owned (POU/POUs), cooperative utilities (coops; co-ops) are owned by the consumers served by the utilities, and private utilities are investor-owned (IOU/IOUs). Currently, the trend towards the deregulation, liberalization, and privatization of public utilities is on the rise, though the networks to get such utilities to the public have stayed monopolistic in structure through utility districts.

Government monopolies on utilities, for example, can be beneficial to the public when a private company’s control of such utilities is detrimental to the public’s needs. Deregulation, however, has been the dominant utility industry trend in which previously government-run utility services have been privatized. Deregulation can also refer to greater eligibility for participation in utility industry services, such as power generation operations among independent power producers (IPPs) rather than just companies providing traditional electrical utility services. Many who are in favor of private control of utilities cite a few key advantages, such as system expansions, market stabilization, and increased competition between providers, which results in better deals for consumers.

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Utilities Industry Research & Market Reports

  • South Korea Power Q3 2019

    ... in the period to 2030, mainly based off solar, wind and liquefiednatural gas. We forecast power capacity to increase by an annual average of 1.4% between 2019 and 2028, totalling just under136.4GW. Sluggish power demand, ... Read More

  • Namibia Power Q3 2019

    ... be the growthoutperformer as small- and medium-scale projects are used to boost electricity access across the country without straining thenational grid. A lack of sufficient domestic electricity output means we expect the country will remain ... Read More

  • Utility Locating Services in the US - Procurement Research Report

    ... utility lines are located. Services include assessment of utility lines for natural gas, telecommunications, electricity, fiber optics, water, sewage, traffic lights and other utility equipment both underground and underwater. Vendors also specialize in safety management ... Read More

  • Field Device Management Market by Offering (Hardware and Software), Deployment (Cloud and On-premises), Industry (Oil & Gas, Energy & Power, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Automotive, Manufacturing), Protocol and Geography - Global Forecast to 2024

    ... of Industry 4.0 and smart factory drive overall growth of field device management market” The field device management market is projected to grow from USD 1.3 billion in 2019 to USD 1.8 billion by 2024; ... Read More

  • Acciona SA (ANA) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

    ... you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand ... Read More

  • Eversource Energy (ES) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

    ... you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand ... Read More

  • Safety-Kleen Inc - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

    ... employees, key competitors and major products and services. This up-to-the-minute company report will help you to formulate strategies to drive your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better. Scope Business ... Read More

  • PESTLE Insights: Macroeconomic Outlook Report - Slovakia

    ... greenfield investments increased in 2017. Mining, manufacturing and utilities contributed 26.6% to the gross value added (GVA) in 2018, followed by financial intermediation, real estate and business activities (19.2%) and other services (18.1%). In nominal ... Read More

  • PESTLE Insights: Slovakia - Macroeconomic Outlook Report

    ... services (18.1%). In nominal terms, the three sectors are expected to grow by 5.8%, 6.0% and 5.2% respectively in 2019.The regions of Bratislava and western Slovakia contributed 59.1% to the country’s GDP and comprised 45.5% ... Read More

  • Mozambique Power Q3 2019

    ... will be the primary source of thermal electricity in the country,boosted by the development of gas production facilities, developments in the planning of the Ncondezi and Benga projects pointto upside risks for coal power projects ... Read More

  • India Power Q3 2019

    ... power consumption growth necessitates the development of power capacity, andwe forecast power capacity to increase by an annual average of 6.5% between 2019 and 2028, totaling just under 660GW. While theupcoming Lok Sabha elections pose ... Read More

  • Sweden Renewables Q3 2019

    ... solar and biomass power segments, but will contribute to diversification in the country's power supplynonetheless. We note that the growing prevalenceof intermittentpower capacity in the market will boost demand for electricitystorage to supplementdecliningbaseloadnuclear power capacity. Read More

  • Bangladesh Power Q3 2019

    ... and a slowly improving investment environment willensure the project pipeline across the thermal and renewable energy sectors continue to strengthen. The commissioning of nuclearcapacity in the latter half of our forecast period will also provide ... Read More

  • Zambia Power Q3 2019

    ... and non-hydropower renewables capacity in orderto facilitate greater access to electricity. However, political tensions are rising ahead of the 2021 elections, while economicheadwinds slow real GDP growth as Lusaka struggles to rein in the market's ... Read More

  • New Zealand Power Q3 2019

    ... total power generation over our 10-year forecast, with growth registeringan average 0.2% per annum between 2019 and 2028. Hydropower will remain the dominant power source and we see upside riskto our non-hydropower renewable energy forecasts, ... Read More

  • Sweden Power Q3 2019

    ... will weigh on overall domestic supply inthe near-to-medium term, presenting the opportunity for investment in non-hydropower renewables to offset reductions. However,barriers to thermal and hydropower development will limit opportunities in other generating technologies. Low rates ... Read More

  • Tanzania Power Q3 2019

    ... of previous efforts to diversify its powersector. Investor sentiment will be dampened by controversial fiscal reforms and contract cancellations, making us bearish on theprospect of new thermal and non-hydropower renewables projects coming online over the ... Read More

  • Utilities Smart Customer Operations Quarterly Update: January–March 2019

    ... and emobility developments; and smart city initiatives and developments in 1Q19."Utilities and energy retailers around the world focus on improving their clients' customer experience, investing in personalized digital experience, and reducing cost to serve — ... Read More

  • Turkmenistan Power Q3 2019

    ... are no further new developments in the project pipeline, andas a result, we are maintaining our forecasts for subdued growth in the power market over the longer term. Some upside risks willstem from ambitious plans ... Read More

  • Remediation & Environmental Cleanup Services in the US - Industry Market Research Report

    ... economy has improved and driven up construction and manufacturing activity, and as the decommissioning of nuclear reactors has persisted, industry revenue has increased. With potentially limited government spending, players will likely turn to private-sector clients ... Read More

  • Ghana Power Q3 2019

    ... will also be a large source of electricity in thecountry, leaving the country somewhat vulnerable to electricity deficits during changes in rainfall. Increased investment andmaintenance will be required to reduce Ghana's levels of transmission and ... Read More

  • India Renewables Q3 2019

    ... of renewables growth. This informs ourview that renewablescapacity will almost treble between the end of 2018 and 2028, totalling 204GW by the end of our forecast.That said, project and tender implementation hurdles, including land acquisition ... Read More

  • PESTLE Insights: Macroeconomic Outlook Report - Egypt

    ... country and accounted for 16% of the total population in 2015. The UK continues to be a leading investor in Egypt, accounting for 34.6% of total FDI inflows in 2017-2018, followed by Belgium with 17.4%. ... Read More

  • Europe Micro Irrigation System Market Forecast 2019-2027

    ... growing awareness about the importance of irrigation system and its usefulness in wastewater utilization, freshwater conservation, and increased demand from nursery and commercial gardens, are the major factors propelling the market growth. MARKET INSIGHTS Micro-irrigation ... Read More

  • PESTLE Insights: Macroeconomic Outlook Report - Portugal

    ... Portugal increased by 24.1% in 2017. Financial intermediation, real estate and business activities contributed 24.7% to the gross value added (GVA) in 2018, followed by wholesale, retail and hotels (20.2%) and mining, manufacturing and utilities ... Read More

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