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Top 10 Business Trends Impacting the Utility Industry in 2015

Published: 17 March 2015

ID: G00272501

Analyst(s): Zarko Sumic , Randy Rhodes , Leif Eriksen , Chet Geschickter , Earl Perkins

Summary

A confluence of socioeconomic, business and regulatory drivers are transforming utilities into digital enterprises. This research evaluates top trends driving the transformation and makes recommendations to IT leaders on how to successfully navigate the transformation.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Cybersecurity
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Digital Business
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Energy-Provisioning Transformation
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Energy Technology Consumerization
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Energy Poverty
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Environmental Concerns
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Regulatory Uncertainty
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Renewable Integration
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Rise of the Customer
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • The Smart Grid
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations

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