Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Industry revenue declined over the past five years, but it is forecast to grow with the ongoing economic recovery. As companies across all industries ramp up their production, demand for electricity will rise. Operators will also benefit from funding provided by public utility commissions for the development of a national smart grid and for the improvement of the electricity grid. Furthermore, after several highly publicized blackouts in the early part of the decade, legislation will encourage utilities companies to invest in new infrastructure... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Electric Power Transmission industry is in the mature stage of its life cycle. Industry value added, which measures this industry's contribution to the overall economy, is anticipated to grow at an annualized rate of 1.5% in the 10 years to 2019. Over the same period, US gross domestic product is projected to increase on average 2.7% per year, which means that this industry's importance to the overall economy slightly falling over the period. However, the decline is primarily due to stagnant consumption following the recession. Overall, the industry exhibits all characteristics of a mature industry.
This industry's primary service, electricity transmission and distribution, is well rationalized... purchase to read more