Number of Figures: 5
This IDC Energy Insights Perspective provides a quick one-stop-shopping overview on the EMEA utilities industry in the third quarter of 2011, covering:
- M&As, international agreements, company reorganizations, and business developments
- Major completed utilities projects
- Major plant and infrastructure investments (excluding renewable energy)
- Smart metering and smart grid initiatives
- ICT ecosystem major acquisitions and agreements
- Major ICT contracts awarded
Renewable energies and clean technologies (with the exception of clean coal) are not covered in this report, as a dedicated series of EMEA quarterly reports is published (see IDC's EMEA Clean Energy Quarterly Update: July–September 2011 [IDC Energy Insights #, October 2011]).
In order to provide a business background, this study analyzes major trends in commodities pricing, CO2 trading, and utilities stock.
International Finance Corporation, Nuon Belgium N.V., General Electric Company, Energa S.A., DOW JONES & COMPANY, INC., NATIONAL GRID PLC, Schneider Electric SA, Vattenfall Heat Poland S.A., The Carlyle Group, Gornoslaski Zaklad Elektroenergetyczny S.A., ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE S.A., Microsoft Corporation, Enel S.p.A., EnergiMidt A/S, Open Joint Stock Company Gazprom, JACOBSEN JAC AS, Dalkia NV SA, OAO Shestaia generiruiushchaia kompaniia optovogo rynka elektroenergii, OpenLink Financial LLC, Hellman & Friedman LLC, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Siemens AG, Central Electricity Generating Company, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, E.ON AG, OAO "INTER RAO EES", Egyptian Electricity Holding Company, MW Power Oy