Electric Power Transmission in the US: Market Research Report

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Electric Power Transmission Market Research Report | NAICS 22112 | Sep 2015

Charged up: Electricity retail sales growth is anticipated to foster industry revenue growth

IBISWorld’s Electric Power Transmission market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Electric Power Transmission industry stagnated over the past five years due to lower per capita energy consumption and weak price growth. However, the adoption of smart grid technology has bolstered grid reliability and lowered operating costs, resulting in improved profit margins. In the next five years, businesses and factories will expand operations and bolster electricity consumption. Additonally, PUCs are expected to grant rate increases for renewable energy transmission investments. As a result, revenue will grow and profitability will improve... purchase to read more

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The Electric Power Transmission industry provides electricity transmission, distribution and wholesaling services for residential, commercial and industrial customers. Electric power transmission utilities generate revenue by selling purchased electricity to downstream customers. Therefore, revenue is dependent on retail electricity sales and electricity rates. Market forces typically drive retail electricity sales; for instance, consumption increases when households require more heating or when factories need to increase production. Electricity rates, or prices, are set by state government public utility commissions (PUCs), and are based on parameters such as fuel and infrastructure costs... purchase to read more


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What is the Electric Power Transmission Industry?

This industry transmits and distributes electricity from power generators to distribution centers, other electric utilities and final consumers. The transmission system includes lines and transformer stations, while the distribution system consists of lines, poles, meters and wiring that deliver the electricity to final consumers. This industry does not generate electricity.

Industry Products
Coal-generated electricityNatural gas-generated electricityNuclear-generated electricityHydroelectricityWind-generated electricityOther renewable electricityPetroleum-generated electricity
Industry Activities
Electric bulk power transmission and controlElectric power distributionWholesale electricity brokering and marketing

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