SEARCH   
MEMBER LOGIN    

Electric Power Transmission in the US: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Electric Power Transmission Market Research Report | NAICS 22112 | Sep 2014

Charging up: Growing electricity consumption and increased rates will power industry revenue

IBISWorld’s Electric Power Transmission market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$378bn
Annual Growth 09-14
-0.5%
Annual Growth 14-19
Add to Cart
Profit
Add to Cart
Employment
361,643
Businesses
1,195
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. Additionally, in the commercial sector, many businesses closed, dragging down demand for power. However, the adoption of smart grid technology has bolstered grid reliability and lowered operating costs, resulting in improved profit margins. In the five years to 2019, businesses and factories will resume operations and bolster electricity consumption. Electricity prices are also anticipated to grow as some utilities receive permission to set competitive retail rates, which will benefit revenue... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

Most electric power utilities operate in regional and local markets, resulting in a low level of market share concentration. In 2014, the four largest utilities are expected to account for less than 40.0% of industry revenue. Although profit margins increased over the past five years, profit growth was concentrated among larger utilities. This is because public utility commissions typically granted higher rates to utilities that invested in infrastructure, and only large utilities had sufficient resources to significantly expand infrastructure. Profit stagnated for smaller electricity transmission utilities.

As a result, in the five years to 2014, the number of enterprises is expected to fall on average 0.6% per year, increasing market share concentration among larger firms... purchase to read more

 


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

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 electricityWholesale electricity marketing and brokering
 
Industry Activities
Electric bulk power transmission and controlElectric power distributionWholesale electricity brokering and marketing


View Sample
Quote
Select Clients