Smart Grid deployment in Europe is being driven forward by recent grid failures
affecting several countries, the integration of decentralized and renewable
power supplies, and the optimization of energy efficiency and power quality.
As a result we believe there are major business opportunities to be had for
suppliers of electrical transmission and distribution equipment, energy storage
systems, communication equipment, as well as metering and customer premises
equipment for Smart Grids.
Recently, the European Smart Grid market has been the recipient of much media
attention and corporate hype. However, this report provides a clear and objective
analysis of where the real opportunities are developing. New
Business Opportunities in European Smart Grids report identifies those opportunities
and quantifies them, both by type and by country, as well as analyzing the major
players active in European Smart Grid markets. In addition, New
Business Opportunities in European Smart Grids report examines the key Smart
Grid projects taking place in Europe, including both the important R&D programs
being coordinated by the EU and significant programs in individual nations.
Opportunities in European Smart Grids report also takes a look at standardization
in Europe, since this is viewed as a key issue in the development of Smart Grids
in Europe - due to the involvement of many different sectors along the chain
from power generation to household appliances.
Opportunities in European Smart Grids report is a must read for all firms
who plan to compete in the European Smart Grid market as it evolves. It is a
clear guide to where the money will be made, what the business challenges will
be and who the likely winners will be.