Power surge: The industry will continue benefiting from renewable energy growth

Over the five years to 2017, fluctuating rates and capricious consumption have caused the Electric Power Transmission industry in Illinois to stagnate. During the early half of the period, The Illinois Commerce Commission increased rates, driving revenue upward. Yet, since 2015, price growth has been insufficient in keeping up with inflation and greater energy efficiency has slowed overall power use. Over the five years to 2022, the manufacturing GDP of Illinois is expected to increase, helping to bolster electric power demand. Additionally, Illinois's renewable portfolio standards will provide rate increases for renewable energy transmission investments. In total, over the next five years, retail electricity sales are projected to increase...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Forecast Growth 17-22

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The manufacturing GDP of Illinois is expected to increase, helping to bolster electric power demand
  • As industry operators in Illinois have become increasingly efficient at generating and transmitting electricity, the need for employment has decreased
  • Industrial electricity consumption is anticipated to grow, as factories reopen or expand their operational footprints
  • Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    The Electric Power Transmission industry in Illinois 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 the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) and are based on parameters, such as fuel and infrastructure costs. Ind...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry are

  • Ability to pass on cost increases
  • Ensuring pricing policy is appropriate
  • Ability to negotiate successfully with regulator
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Electric power consumption and Housing starts in Illinois in the Electric Power Transmission in Illinois industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Electric Power Transmission in Illinois 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
  • Nuclear
  • Hydroelectric
  • Wind
  • Natural Gas
  • Other Renewable
  • Industry Activities
  • Electric bulk power transmission and control
  • Electric power distribution
  • Wholesale electricity brokering and marketing
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Electric power consumption
  • Housing starts in Illinois
  • Manufacturing GDP for Illinois
  • Number of Businesses in Illinois

  • Current Performance
  • Technology bolsters profitability
  • Clean technologies, new opportunities
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Regulatory and policy shift toward renewables
  • Transmission technology reduces costs
  • Table: Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Manufacturing
  • Wholesale Trade
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Coal & Natural Gas Power
  • Heavy Infrastructure Construction
  • Hydroelectric Power
  • Nuclear Power
  • Solar Power
  • Transmission Line Construction
  • Wind Power

  • Products & Services
  • Nuclear
  • Coal
  • Natural Gas
  • Wind
  • Other Renewable
  • Other
  • Hydroelectric
  • Chart: Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Transportation
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Electric Power Transmission in Illinois

  • Basis of Competition
    External competitionInternal competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry

  • Exelon Corporation, Ameren Corporation, Berkshire Hathaway Inc.,
  • Table: Exelon Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Ameren Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Berkshire Hathaway Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Electric Power Transmission in Illinois Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Electric power consumption (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Circuit Mile
  • The total length in miles of separate circuits regardless of the number of conductors used per circuit.
  • Distribution
  • The transportation of electricity along low-voltage wires, typically to end users.
  • Kilowatt Hour (Kwh)
  • The billing unit for energy delivered by electric power transmission utilities. It represents one kilowatt of power expended for one hour of time.
  • Peak Hours
  • Several hours each day when electricity consumption and prices are the highest.
  • Public Utility Commission (Puc)
  • A governing body that regulates the rates and services of a public utility.
  • Smart Grid
  • The use of two-way digital technology to allow suppliers to control customer appliances in order to save energy and reduce costs.
  • Transmission
  • The transportation of electricity along high-voltage wires.
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