Perspective: EMEA Utilities Industry Quarterly Update: July–September 2016

Perspective: EMEA Utilities Industry Quarterly Update: July–September 2016

This IDC Energy Insights Perspective provides a quick one-stop-shopping overview of the EMEA utilities industry in the third quarter of 2016, covering:M&As, agreements, reorganizations, and major business developmentsNew financing dealsMajor completed plant and infrastructure projectsMajor ongoing plant and infrastructure construction projects, pilots, and new announcements Updates on nuclear developmentsSmart metering, smart grid, and energy-efficiency initiativesMajor emobility activitiesICT ecosystem major acquisitions and agreementsMajor ICT and operational technology contract winsICT product announcementsTo provide a business background, this study analyzes major trends in GDP, commodities pricing, and utilities stock performances. To provide us with general economic trends on the clean energy sector, we present two indexes: the NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Total Return Index (CEXX) and Société Générale's European Renewable Energy Total Return Index (ERIX).

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In This Perspective
Situation Overview
GDP Trends
Demand, Supply, and Prices
>Oil Indicators
>Electricity Prices
>Listed Utilities Performance
Wind Energy
Solar Energy
Indicators of Renewable Performances on Financial Markets
Smart Grids, Smart Metering, and Smart Cities
M&As, Agreements, Reorganizations, and Major Business Developments, 3Q16
Italy, France, China Vie for Stake in Greek Electricity Grid
Enel to Launch Global Fiber-Optic Infrastructures for Ultra-Broadband
Veolia Plans $995.5 Million Green Energy Investment in U.K.
Centrica Expands Connected Home Business with IoT Acquisition
Google Buys Wind Farms in Norway and Sweden to Power Datacenters
Nigeria Signs PPAs with 14 Solar Developers
Latvia Gas Utility Owners Approve Assets Spin-Off
Oman Utilities Authority Goes Ahead with Privatization Plans
Pakistani Utility to be Bought by Shanghai Electric for $1.6 Billion
New Financing Deals, 3Q16
Azerbaijan, ADB Sign Agreement on Grid Development
Albanian Power Company Gets International Loan
Pakistan Secures $810 Million for Energy Infrastructure Funding
World Bank Approves Additional Financing for Pakistan
Pakistan Approves Smart Meter Projects for ADB Funding
Seven Companies Selected to Implement Green Corridor Project in Jordan
Major Completed Plant and Infrastructure Projects, 3Q16
20MW Solar Park Starts Operations in Jordan
Balkans' First Private Power Plant Comes Online
Major Ongoing Plant and Infrastructure Construction Projects, Pilots, and New Announcements, 3Q16
Vattenfall's Bid Cuts Offshore Wind Cost "Faster Than Expected"
EDF to Build 100MW Offshore Wind Power
New 10MW Solar Power Plant in Monrovia
Eni, EGPC to Build 50MW Solar Plant in Sinai by End-2017
Uzbekistan to Install Mobile Solar Power Stations in the Country
Senvion Signs 42MW Contract for Serbia at Hamburg Windenergy
Vestas Gets 22-Turbine Order as Google Ups Renewable Capacity
Siemens to Supply Wind Turbines to Google for Onshore Project in Norway
Siemens Wind Chosen to Supply Turbines for Offshore Wind Farm
Siemens Provides Storage System to Enel
Cape Town Home to Africa's Largest Integrated Solar Plant
Nuclear: New Developments, 3Q16
Russia to Construct Eight Nuclear Power Plants in Iran
Smart Grid, Smart Meter, and Energy-Efficiency Initiatives (Including Smart Cities), 3Q16
'E.ON Marketplace' Unveiled Leveraging Enervee
Spain's Iberdrola Installs 8 Million Smart Meters
Enel to Install 110,000 Additional Smart Meters in Romania
Swedish Utility Chooses Kamstrup as its New Smart Metering Partner
European Utilities Combine Smart Meters Order
Orange to Launch Smart Meter Trial in Tunisia
ScottishPower Selects Local Firm for Smart Meter Rollout
Kamstrup Chosen for Norwegian Smart Water Meter Rollout
Hydroko Chose Kamstrup for Belgian Water Meter
Belgian Utility Uses Sigfox Network in Smart Meter Pilot
South African Energy Ministry Launches $10.4 Million Efficiency Pilot
Swissgrid Partners with Nokia on Grid Monitoring
Silver Spring Expands IoT Network in Sweden
Huawei Signs MOU on Smart City Technologies in Saudi Arabia
Itron, Landis+Gyr Enhance Smart Meter Connectivity
Aclara Acquires Smart Grid Business from Tollgrade
South African Energy Ministry Launches $10.4 Million Efficiency Pilot
Major eMobility Agreements, 3Q16
Enel Partners with Nissan
Norway Looks to Tesla for Smart Energy Management
Poland Aims to Have 1 Million Electric Cars on its Roads by 2025
ICT Ecosystem Major Acquisitions and Agreements, 3Q16
HPE to Acquire SGI
Accenture to Acquire New Energy Group to Expand Salesforce Capabilities
Eltel Selects CGI for Expansive, Cross-Regional IT Consolidation and Services Contract
TPG Growth Invests in C3 IoT
ICT Contract Wins, 3Q16
Fortum Signs Deal with Enoro
Ghana Water Company Introduces New Water Billing System
GasTerra Prolongs IT Infrastructure Management Outsourcing to Atos
The London Underground Joins EnerNOC's Demand Side Response Network
ICT Product Announcements, 3Q16
Landis+Gyr Introduces Gas Module for Accurate Billing
Ferranti Computer Systems Launches MECOMSR4
Clevest Release its Mobile Workforce Management Solution for Utilities
Landis+Gyr Delivers Active Voltage Monitoring from the Grid's Edge
Sentient Energy, Landis+Gyr Team Up
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