Smart Grid: Market Research Report

Date: January 7, 2015
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Smart Grid: Market Research Report
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Smart Grid in US$ Million by the following Segments: Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operations Software, Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 266 companies including many key and niche players such as -
  • ABB Ltd.
  • Accenture plc
  • Aclara Technologies LLC
  • Advanced Control Systems, Inc.
  • Alcatel-Lucent
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

Smart Grid: Enabling a Cleaner and Smarter Future of Energy Delivery
Smart Grid Landscape: List of Components & Systems for Power T&D Infrastructure, Communication Network, and Computing Platform

Table 1. Global Smart Grid Capital Expenditure (CAPEX) by Application (2013-2020): Percentage Share Breakdown of Capex for AMI/Smart Meters, Communications Infrastructure, Distribution Automation, Information Technology Systems, Substation Automation, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Smart Grid Facts in a Nutshell
Important Smart Grid Trends Summarized
Superior Attributes of Smart Grid over Traditional Grid Lead to Widespread Adoption
Key Factors Driving Transition towards a Smarter Grid
Benefits Offered by Smart Grid to Various Stakeholders
List of Benefits Offered by Smart Grid to Residential and Small Commercial Consumers; Commercial and Large Industrial Consumers; and Utilities
Environment Benefits
Economic and Employment Benefits
Consumer Benefits
Market Fortunes Intrinsically Tied to the Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Industry Dynamics

Table 2. Estimated Global Power Generation Infrastructure Requirement (in US$ Billion) for China, India, Latin America, and North America over the Period 2010-2030 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Global Market Outlook

2. COMPETITION

Participants across the Value Chain Bet Big on Smart Grid Technologies

Table 3. Leading Smart Grid Companies with the Largest Number of Patents (2015): Company Name, Number of Patents Owned, and Brief Company Description

Smart Grid Vendor Landscape Varies Across Geographic Markets
Advanced Metering Infrastructure: A Highly Consolidated Market
Landis+Gyr, GE & Itron Dominate the Smart Electricity Meters Market

Table 4. Leading Smart Electricity Meter Companies Worldwide (2014): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Elster, GE, Itron, Landis+Gyr, Sensus, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5. Leading Meter Data Management (MDM) Companies Worldwide (2014E): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Itron MDM, Landis+Gyr, Oracle, Siemens, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Global Footprint of Select Leading Smart Meters Vendors: A Snapshot of Manufacturing Facilities Worldwide
Tight-fisted Product Pricing: A Major Concern for Multinational AMI Vendors
AMI Analytics Market: New Revenue Source for Software Vendors
Leading Vendors Sense Brewing Competition from Asian Manufacturers
Competition Intensifies in the Power Line Communications (PLC) Market
Smart Grid Cyber Security Market: Highly Fragmented
Leading Market Participants Establish Individual Smart Grid Research Laboratories
Specialized University-Based Laboratories Facilitate Research in Advanced Smart Grid Systems
Leading Companies Provide Education on Smart Grid Technologies to Increase Awareness Quotient
Market Leaders in Smart Grid Technologies: Snapshot Profiles & Areas of Expertize
ABB
Tendril
Schneider Electric
Siemens
General Electric (GE)
Itron
Silver Springs Networks
Nexgrid
BPL Global Ltd.
GridPoint, Inc.

3. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES & DRIVERS

Spiraling Energy Consumption & Inefficient Grid Infrastructure: A Strong Growth Driver
Key Electricity Trends in a Nutshell

Table 6. Projected Global Demand for Primary Energy (Mtoe) and Electricity (MWh): 2015, 2020, 2025, 2030 & 2035 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7. World Electric Power Generation (in Billion KWh): 2004 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8. Investments in New Power Plants by Geographic Region (2012): Percentage Breakdown for Coal, Natural Gas, Oil, Nuclear Power, and Renewable Energy (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Robust Demand for Smart Grid Components from Electric Utilities Worldwide Underpins Market Growth
Smart Grid Components/Technologies: Details of Technology (along with Implementation Area), Software and Systems Requirement, and Hardware Requirement
Self-Healing Grid Enables Efficient Detection and Isolation of Electrical Malfunctions
Distribution Automation: Essential for Maximizing Smart Grid Benefits
Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Sector: The Back Bone of Smart Grid
Network Operations Software: For Intelligent Execution of Tasks across the Smart Grid Network
Smart Grid as a Service (SGaaS): The Next Big Thing in Smart Grid Technologies
Power Line Communications (PLC) Provides a Vital Link between Electric Meters and the Utility Command Center
Smart Grid Sensors Enable Efficient Monitoring and Demand-Side Management of Smart Grid Resources
North America Leads Global Smart Grid Sensors Market Growth
Smart Microgrids Offers Huge Untapped Growth Potential
Surging Demand for Smart Meters Worldwide Benefit Market Expansion

Table 9. Global Smart Electricity Meters Market by Geographic Region (2014 & 2018): Percentage Breakdown of Demand for Asia, EMEA, Latin America, and North America (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 10. Global Electricity Meters Market by Type (2013, 2015E & 2017P): Demand (in Million Units) for Two-way Smart Meters, One-way Smart Meters, and Non-Smart Meters (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11. Smart Electricity Meters Penetration for Select Region/Country (2014): Penetration Rate (as a Percentage of Total Households) for China, EU, and the US (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Residential Sector Dominates Smart Electricity Meters Deployments

Table 12. Global Smart Electricity Meters Market by Application Sector (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Deployments for Commercial, Industrial and Residential (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Rising Prominence of Internet of Things (IoT) Bodes Well for Market Penetration
Upcoming Smart Cities to Fuel Large-Scale Adoption of Smart Grid Technologies
Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI): Fastest Growing Smart Grid Technology
AMI Forms the Integral Link in Outage Management Systems and Service Restoration
Transition to Renewable Energy Promotes Demand for Energy Efficient Grid Infrastructure

Table 13. Global CO2 Emissions by Fuel Type (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Emissions for Coal & Peat, Oil, Natural Gas, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14. Global CO2 Emissions by Geographic Region/Country (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Emissions for OECD, China, Asia (excludes China), Non-OECD Europe and Eurasia, Middle East, Non-OECD Americas, Africa, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15. Global Electricity Generation Capacity by Source (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown for Renewable Sources (Hydro, Wind, Bio-Power, and Solar PV) and Non-Renewable Sources (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Renewable Energy Integration: The Innovative Application of Smart Grid in Enabling Energy Security
Smart Grid for Seamless Integration of Renewable Power Sources
Marine
Wind
Solar
Increasing Demand for Electric Vehicles Boosts Grid Integration of Renewable Energy
Smart Grids for Efficiently Powering Electric Vehicles

Table 16. Global Electric Vehicles Market by Product Type (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for BPEVs/EREVs and HEVs (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

PLC: The Preferred Communication Technology for Integration of Electric Vehicles with the Smart Grid
Revival of Nuclear Power Programs Spells New Opportunities for the Market
Energy Storage Technologies Enable Efficient Utility Level Renewables Integration
Various Energy Storage Technologies: Key Advantages & Disadvantages

Table 17. World Operational Energy Storage (in GW) by Technology: 2010, 2012, & 2014E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Surge in Energy Storage Projects: An Important Opportunity Indicator

Table 18. Number of Energy Storage Projects by Country: 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Smart Grid: The Preferred Solution to Counter Disruption from Distributed Power Generation
Regional Partnerships Offer Lucrative Opportunities for Technology Transfers, Augurs Well for the Market
China and the US Focus on Furthering Technical Cooperation
Smart Grid Cyber Security: Need of the Hour for an Attack Resilient Smart Grid
Key Objectives of Cyber Security in Smart Grids
Brief Review of Smart Grid Cyber Security Technologies
Multifactor Authentication
Control Network Isolation
Application White-Listing
Data Encryption
Security Event Logging/Correlation
Lack of Standards: A Key Cause of Concern
Emerging Markets: Focal Point for Smart Grid Implementations/Deployments
Asia-Pacific Dominates Smart Grid Deployments Worldwide
Despite Operational Issues, Government Mandates Drives Smart Grid Deployments in China
In Addition to Implementations, Developing Countries Dominate Smart Grid Investments Too
China Outpace the United States in Smart Grid Investments

Table 19. Global Smart Grid Investments by Country (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Investments for China, US, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

India Emerges as a Strong Player in Smart Grid Investments
Addressing Standardization, Regulations & Interoperability Issues: Essential for Long Term Success of the Smart Grid
Interoperability Ensure Functioning in a Multi-Operator and Multi-Vendor Environment
National Institute of Standards and Technology
ETSI, CEN and CENELEC
International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
Favorable Demographic & Urbanization Trends Strengthen Market Prospects

Table 20. Global Population Estimates/Projections: 2000, 2010, 2020, 2030, 2040 & 2050 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 21. Global Population (in Million) by Country: 2007, 2010 & 2013E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22. Total Population Worldwide by Urban and Rural Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 23. Estimated Percentage of Urbanization in World, China and India for the Years 2011 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. TECHNOLOGY INNOVATIONS & ADVANCEMENTS: SPEARHEADING GROWTH

Battery-Free Tollgrade MV Power Sensor
GPS-Enabled VirtuGrid Technology
Digital Substations
Innovative, High-Efficiency Energy Storage System from Alevo
Nanotechnology: The Future of Energy Storage?
Underground Smart Substation System
Distributed Intelligence in Substation Automation Systems
Modular Substation Automation Systems
Integrated Substation Automation Systems
Digital Process Bus
Super-Conducting Coils for Managing Fault Currents in Smart Grids

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Smart Grids: A Prelude
Key Features of Smart Grid Technology
Origin and Development of Smart Grid
Managing Electricity Supply through Smart Grid
Measures to Improve Smart Grids
Smart Grid Components
Intelligent appliances
Smart power meters
Smart substations
Smart distribution
Smart generation
Smart Grid Technologies
Integrated communications
Sensing and measurement technologies
Advanced Components
Advanced control methods
Improved interfaces and decision support
Primary Capabilities of Smart Grids
Demand Response
Asset Optimization
Distributed Generation
Identification and Mitigation of Faults
Support to Electric Vehicles
Benefits Derived from Smart Grids
Delivery of Quality Power
Optimizes Asset Utilization
Accommodates Multiple Resources
Facilitates Active Participation of End-Users
Exhibits Self-Healing Capability
Resilience to Attacks or Disasters
Creates New Markets
Challenges Associated with Smart Grids
Financial Resources
Data Privacy and Security Concerns
Real-Time Pricing
Regulations and Policies
Requirement of Compatible Equipment
Systems and Technologies for Smart Grid at Various Levels
At Customer Level
At Distribution Level
At Transmission Level

6. SMART GRID SOLUTION LAUNCHES

Sensus Introduces Sensus Stratus(tm) Residential Meter
XetaWave and S&C Launch SpeedNet SDR Software Defined Radios
Landis+Gyr Launches S610 Line Sensor
Tollgrade Launches LightHouse Medium Voltage (MV) Power Sensor
Trilliant Launches SEAL
Trilliant Launches SecureMesh Communications Platform for Utilities
Sensus Launches iConA Electric Meter
S&C Launches New Storage Management System and Underground Distribution Switchgear
S&C Launches Self-Healing Grid Solutions
Itron Launches Itron Total
ABB and RWE Introduce Line Voltage Regulator
Borg Astra Launches Borg Astra Plys Home Series
Ambient Launches AmbientNMS, a Cloud Based Smart Grid Management System for Communications Network
Clevest Introduces Smart Grid Visualization Software Solution
BPL Global Introduces Grid Management Pilot Package
Sentec and Accent Launch ASMgrid2-AnyMeter Platform
ABB launches Emax 2 a First-of-its-Kind Low Voltage Breaker for Smart Grid Communications
Applied Communications Introduces SecureSmart Managed Security Service

7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

Trilliant Partners with Innovari
Trilliant Partners with AutoGrid
Comverge Extends Partnership with Entergy Arkansas
Silver Spring Chosen for Smart Grid Project in Mexico
Sensus and NRTC Extend Partnership
Sensus Sets Up Meter Manufacturing Plant in Fujian, China
Landis+Gyr and DONG Energy Collaborate
Landis+Gyr to Supply Smart Metering Solution to Netz Burgenland Strom
Landis+Gyr Obtains Four Dutch Contracts for Smart Meters
Itron Expands Smart Grid Contract with Salzburg AG
GE Helps CEPM to Modernize Electrical Grid of Punta Cana
Tata Power Delhi and Honeywell Deploy Smart Grid Project in India
Enoro Partners with Capgemini to Offer Smart Grid Services in Austria
OMNETRIC Group Obtains DOE Funds for Grid Innovation
ABB to Implement Smart Grid Project in Rural Sweden
Silver Spring Networks to Take Over Detectent Inc.
GE and AT&T Join Hands for Smart Energy Solution Innovations
IXYS Acquires RadioPulse
Accenture to Acquire Structure to Boost Grid and Smart Grid Analytics Service
Schneider Electric Launches Smart Grid Project in UK
Industrial Internet Consortium Launches Testbed for Smart Grid Applications
FPL Launches Technology Center for Smart Grid
Intergraph Collaborates with ETAP for Developing Smart Grid Management Solutions
Dominion and Lockheed Martin Collaborate for a GPS-Enabled Smart Grid Technology
Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid and The Microgrid Alliance Join Forces
PowerStream Collaborates with Energate
Silver Spring Enters into Agreement with Smarter Grid Solutions
Schneider Electric Consolidates Smart Grid Partnership with ERDF
S&C Establishes Manufacturing Plant in Sao Jose dos Pinhais
Landis+Gyr Inks Cooperation Agreement with EnBW
Landis+Gyr and Westar Energy Collaborate
Itron Selected by ERDF for Linky Smart Grid Program
Melco to Deploy Itron’s Smart Grid Software
GE Chooses Smart Grid Communications Platform of Trilliant
GE Smart Meters Obtain UL Voluntary Safety Certification
ABB Bags Contract from DEWA for Substation that Integrates Solar Power
EarthSpark Launches EKo Pwop micro-grid In South of Haiti
Landis+Gyr and Westar Energy to Partner for Smart Grid Infrastructure and Services
Schneider and ERDF Collaborate to Develop Smart Grid Solutions
IREQ and Alstom Grid Sign Agreement to Commercialize MiCOM P848
SunPower Invests in Tendril
S&T AG to Acquire Echelon Corporation
Landis+Gyr to Take Over PowerSense
Google to Acquire Nest
Causam Energy Takes Power Analytics
Siemens and Accenture Form OMNETRIC Group, a JV
CG to Export Indian-made Smart Grid Devices to West Asian Countries
CG Establishes Plant in Bangalore, India for Smart Grid Manufacturing
L&T Technology and Proximetry Enter into Partnership
IPKeys and Candi Controls Enter into a Partnership
KEPCO and PowerStream Sign MoU to Collaborate in Advancing into Micro Grid Market
Light Partners with Landis+Gyr in Brazil
Ericsson Takes Over Ambient
GridSense and Cyan Join Hands for Offer Smart Grid Solutions in India
ISGF and OpenADR in India Enter into a Public Private Partnership
CSG Inks Smart Grid Collaboration Agreement with OSIsoft
GE Inks Deal with ComED for Modernizing Chicago Grid
BPL and CSE Collaborate Over Next Gen Demand Management Systems
ENEL Partners with Hera
Schneider Electric Offers to Purchase Invensys
ESCO Acquires Metrum Technologies
Toshiba Takes Over Consert, a Smart Grid Start Up Company
Silicon Labs to Take Over Energy Micro
ENEL, ICT Europe and AEC Join Hands for Development of Smart Grid in Saudi Arabia
Battelle Extends Contract for Distributing Gridqunat Software
Accenture and Siemens Partner for Smart Grid Data Management, forms Omnetric Group as JV

8. PLAYERS IN THE SMART GRID ECOSYSTEM

ABB Ltd (Switzerland)
Accenture plc (Ireland)
Aclara Technologies LLC (US)
Advanced Control Systems, Inc. (US)
Alcatel-Lucent (France)
Alstom S. A (France)
Ambient Corporation (US)
Amplex (Denmark)
Ariane Controls, Inc. (Canada)
Autogrid (US)
Black & Veatch Corporation (US)
BPL Global, Ltd. (US)
Broadcom Corp. (US)
BuildingIQ, Inc. (US)
China Southern Power Grid Co., Ltd. (CSG) (China)
Cisco Systems, Inc. (US)
Comverge, Inc. (US)
Current Tech LLC (US)
Cyan Holdings plc (UK)
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (US)
Datamatic, Inc. (US)
Diehl Metering GmbH (Germany)
Digi International Inc. (USA)
Eaton Corporation PLC (Ireland)
Cooper Power Systems, LLC (US)
EcoFactor (US)
Elster Group GmbH (Germany)
ENBALA Power Networks (Canada)
Enel (Italy)
Energate, Inc. (Canada)
Energy Exemplar LLC (Australia)
EnerNex Corporation (US)
EnerNOC, Inc. (US)
Fuji Electric Co., Ltd. (Japan)
GE Energy Management (US)
Green Charge Networks (US)
Grid Net, Inc. (US)
Grid One Solutions, Inc. (US)
Gridco Systems (US)
GridPoint, Inc. (US)
Guyana Power & Light Incorporated (Guyana) (Rest of Latin America)
Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L. P. (US)
Hitachi Ltd. (Japan)
Holley Metering Limited (China)
Honeywell International Inc. (US)
IBM Corporation (US)
Infosys Limited (India)
Innovari, Inc. (US)
Integral Analytics, Inc. (US)
IOActive, Inc. (USA)
Iskraemeco (UK) Ltd.
Iskraemeco d. d. (Slovenia)
Itron, Inc. (US)
Kamstrup (Denmark)
Larsen & Toubro Limited (India)
LG Electronics (South Korea)
LINYANG Electronics Co., Ltd. (China)
Lockheed Martin Corporation (US)
Marvell Technology Group Ltd (Bermuda)
Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (US)
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (Japan)
Mueller Systems, LLC (US)
NeoSilica (India)
Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES) (US)
Nexgrid, LLC. (USA)
Nortex Technologies Ltd (Israel)
On-Ramp Wireless, Inc. (US)
Opower (US)
Oracle Corporation (US)
OSIsoft, LLC (US)
Panasonic Corporation (Japan)
Powel AS (Norway)
Power Plus Communications AG (Germany)
Powerit Solutions (US)
Qualcomm Atheros, Inc. (US)
S&C Electric Company (US)
S&T Group (Austria)
Schneider Electric SE (France)
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (US)
Semitech Semiconductor Pte Ltd. (Australia)
Sensus (US)
Siemens AG (Germany)
Silicon Laboratories, Inc. (US)
Silver Spring Networks (US)
STMicroelectronics N. V (Switzerland)
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. (Japan)
Symantec Corporation (US)
Tantalus Systems Inc. (Canada)
Tendril Networks Inc. (US)
Texas Instruments Inc. (US)
Tollgrade Communications, Inc. (US)
Toshiba Corporation (Japan)
Landis+Gyr (US)
Trilliant Holdings, Inc. (US)
Wasion Group Limited (China)
Yitran Communications Ltd. (Israel)

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 24. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 25. World 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Global Smart Grid Market Analytics by Segment

Table 26. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Transmission Modernization by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27. World 8-Year Perspective for Transmission Modernization by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Distribution Automation by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29. World 8-Year Perspective for Distribution Automation by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Networks Operations Software by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31. World 8-Year Perspective for Networks Operations Software by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 32. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33. World 8-Year Perspective for Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 34. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Other Segments by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 35. World 8-Year Perspective for Other Segments by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and Latin America Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Smart Grid Evolution in the United States
Noteworthy Trends & Drivers
Smart Grid Market in the US to Maintain Growth Momentum
Increasing Venture Capital Funding for Smart Grid in the US
Smart Grid Deployments Advances in Several Areas
Government Initiatives Driving Implementation of Smart Grid Technologies
Spending on Smart Grids by Rural Utilities Increasing Significantly in the US
USDA Increases Commitment to Rural Electrification and Smart Grids
The US Smart Grid Industry Eyeing the World
Smart Grid Sensors to Replace Conventional FCIs in North America
North America Smart Grid Sensor Market Raises Entry Barriers for New Comers
US Government Unveils QER Report Aimed at Advancing Electrical Grid
Efforts of Local Governments to Meet Future Generation Needs
Vital Role of Communities in Smart Grid Developments
Utilization of Smart Grid Technologies by Members of a Community
Smart Grid Technologies: Educating People is the Primary Need
An Insight into the US Market for Advanced Metering Infrastructure
Key Statistical Data
Smart Electricity Meters Penetration in the US (2013): Various States Categorized on the Basis of Percentage of Total Electricity Meters

Table 36. Leading Smart Electricity Meter Companies in the US (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown for GE Digital Energy, Itron, Sensus and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Product Launches
Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 37. US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Segment - Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38. US 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Factors Driving Transition to Smart Grid
Overview of Smart Grid Installation Initiatives in Canada
Smart Grid Emerging as Key Sector for International Collaboration, Trade & Export
Product Launch
Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 39. Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Segment - Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40. Canadian 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
The Need for Smart Grids in Japan
Japan Pursues the Strategic Energy Plan
Major Initiatives in the Recent Past
Renewable Energy Integration into the Grid Continues to be a Major Problem
Japan Gears Up for Extensive Installation of Smart Meters
Role of Major Players in Japanese Smart Grid Industry
Establishment of Smart Grid Sector as Major Export Industry
Smart Communities to Fuel Growth
Future Outlook
Power Generation Source Mix in Japan: An Opportunity Indicator

Table 41. Japanese Power Generation Capacity by Energy Source (2010 & 2020P): Percentage Breakdown of Power Generation Capacity from Gas, Renewable Energy, Coal, Oil, Hydro, and Nuclear Sources (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 42. Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Segment - Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 43. Japanese 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Smart Grid Evolution in Europe
Smart Grids to Boost Electricity Supply Security in Europe
Electric Utilities Move from Conventional Grids to Smart Infrastructure
Access to Smart Grid Information to Raise Privacy and Security Concerns
Steady Growth of Smart Grid Project Budgets
Smart Grid Investment in Europe: Fast Facts
Targeted Smart Grid Applications
Country-wise Smart Meter Deployments in Europe (2014): Project, Target Group, Utility Type, Status, Services Offered, and Year of Implementation
Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing PLC for Innovative Smart Grid Applications
Accomplished PLC Projects in Europe (2012): Brief Description of G1, G3, PRIME, Meter and More, and Echelon Projects
B. Market Analytics

Table 44. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Geographic Region - France, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 45. European 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46. European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Segment - Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 47. European 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4A. FRANCE

A. Market Analysis
Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 48. French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4B. ITALY

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Italy Gradually Strengthening Smart Grid Infrastructure
The Italian Smart Grid Policy
Governmental Policies and Initiatives Support Growth
Collaborations between the Government and Industry
Enel’s Smart MV Networks Program of the Year 2009
ENEL’s Focus on EV Technologies
Recent Industry Activity
Enel – A Leading Italian Player
B. Market Analytics

Table 49. Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4C. THE UNITED KINGDOM

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Market Overview
The Road Ahead…
Increased Construction of Thermal Power Plants to Benefit the AMI Market
Product Launches
Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 50. UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4D. SPAIN

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B. Market Analytics

Table 51. Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4E. RUSSIA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Market Overview
B. Market Analytics

Table 52. Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4F. REST OF EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Focus on Select Regional Markets
Central and East European Countries Actively Invest in Smart Grid Infrastructure
Denmark Announces Ambitious Smart Grid Strategy to Optimize Energy Network
Eurasia Set to Witness Strong Investments in Smart Grid
German Plant Operators Continue to Struggle amidst Falling Power Prices
IT Investments in Utility Sector to Offer Impetus to the Turkish AMI Market
Romania Unveils Action Plan for Smart Grid Deployment
Product Launches
Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 53. Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Liberalization and Privatization in Asian Countries Offer Significant Growth Opportunities
B. Market Analytics

Table 54. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Geographic Region - China, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 55. Asia-Pacific 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 56. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Segment - Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 57. Asia-Pacific 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5A. CHINA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Power Production in China: A Review
Smart Grid Evolution in China
Smart Grid Market Attracts Domestic and Foreign Vendors
Leading Utility Companies in China Focus on Smart Grid Development
Domestic and Foreign Companies Devise a Lay Out for Nationwide Smart Grid Objective
Investments in Smart Grid Research Surge
Governmental Support for Smart Grid Deployment
Pivotal Role Played by Public Agencies in Smart Grid Deployments
SGCC’s Ambitious Master Plan for Smart Grid
Notable Developments Involving Domestic and Foreign Companies in the Recent Past
Chinese Market for Advanced Metering Infrastructure: An Insight

Table 58. Electricity Consumption in China: 2000-2013 (in TWh) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Dominance of Coal Power in Power Generation Augurs well for the Chinese AMI Sector

Table 59. China Power Generation Capacity by Fuel Type (2010 & 2020F): Breakdown of Capacity in Gigawatts for Coal, Hydro, Wind, Nuclear, Gas, Pumped Storage, Solar, Biomass, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 60. Incremental Additions in Power Generation Capacity in China (2013) Capacity Additions in Terawatt Hours for Fossil-fuel Power, Hydro Power, Wind Power, Nuclear Power, and Solar Power (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Chinese AMI Market: Highly Fragmented

Table 61. Leading Players in the Chinese Three-Phase Smart Meters Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Shipments for Jiangsu Linyang Electronics Co., Ningbo Sanxing Electric Co., Wasion Group Holdings, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 62. Leading Players in the Chinese 2S Single-Phase Smart Meters Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Shipments for Jiangsu Linyang Electronics Co., Ningbo Sanxing Electric Co., Wasion Group Holdings, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 63. Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5B. SOUTH KOREA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Technological Advancements Driving Smart Grid Infrastructure Development in South Korea
South Korean Government Launches Smart Grid Pilot in Jeju Island
Lg Electronics – A Key South Korean Player
B. Market Analytics

Table 64. South Korean Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5C. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Analysis of Select Regional Markets
Australia
Australian Smart Grid Market Overview
Smart Grid Australia – A Non-Profit Organization for Modernization of the Grid
New Zealand and Australia Witness Strong Smart Grid Development
India
India to Invest in Smart Grid Infrastructure to Mitigate Losses Caused by Power Thefts
Government Supports Growth through Funding
The Government to Implement Ambitious Plan to Develop Smart Grid
Blueprint to Improve Distribution
Blueprint to Improve Transmission
Future Outlook of Smart Grid Technology in India
Major Companies in the Indian Smart Grid Ecosystem (2015): Company Name & Brief Description
Malaysia
Government Gears Up to Tap Smart Grid Technology to Address Rising Energy Demand
Major Efforts by Other Participants
Southeast Asian Countries
Economic Growth and Rising Demand for Energy Set Perfect Stage for Smart Grid Development in Southeast Asia
Product Launch
Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 65. Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Smart Grid Market in MENA to Flourish Despite Various Challenges
Future Outlook
Power Demand in Middle East and Africa Rising Steadily, Propelling Growth in the AMI Sector
The Major Targets for Smart Grid Initiatives in South Africa
Population Growth and Robust Industrialization Boost Energy Consumption in Egypt
Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 66. Middle East & Africa Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Segment - Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 67. Middle East & Africa 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. LATIN AMERICA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Brazil to Boost Smart Grid Market in Latin America
Concerns Remain to be addressed
B. Market Analytics

Table 68. Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 69. Latin American 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 70. Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid by Segment - Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 71. Latin American 8-Year Perspective for Smart Grid by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Transmission Modernization, Distribution Automation, Networks Operation Software, AMI and Others Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7A. BRAZIL

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis

Table 72. Brazilian Electricity Production by Energy Source (2014): Percentage Breakdown of Installed Capacity for Hydro, Thermal, Renewable Energy, Imports, and Nuclear Power (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Brazil Witnessing Strong Development in Smart Grid Infrastructure
Considerable Investments in Smart Grid Projects in Brazil
Recent Industry Activity
B. Market Analytics

Table 73. Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7B. REST OF LATIN AMERICA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Focus on Select Regional Markets
New Reforms Drive Mexico’s Smart Grid Market
Challenges Confronting the Mexican Smart Grid Industry
Smart Grid Market Thrives in Caribbean and Central American Markets
South American Countries Leveraging Potential of Smart Grids
Recent Industry Activity
Select Key Player
B. Market Analytics

Table 74. Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Smart Grid Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 266 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 280)
The United States (133)
Canada (17)
Japan (7)
Europe (63)
  France (9)
  Germany (10)
  The United Kingdom (16)
  Italy (2)
  Spain (3)
  Rest of Europe (23)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (52)
Latin America (3)
Middle East (5)
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