Nov 2018 - Market Perspective - Doc # EMEA43109018
EMEA Utilities Industry Quarterly Update, July–September 2018
This IDC Market Perspective provides an overview of the EMEA utilities industry in 3Q18, covering: M&As, agreements, reorganizations, and major business developments; new financing deals; major completed plant and infrastructure projects; major ongoing plant and infrastructure construction projects, pilots, and new announcements; developments involving nuclear energy/engineering; smart metering, smart grid, and energy-efficiency initiatives; major emobility activities; ICT ecosystem major acquisitions and agreements; major ICT and OT contract wins; and product announcements.
"Utilities across EMEA are undergoing profound changes, including the decarbonization of the sector, especially in Europe. Smart grid and smart metering initiatives are evolving. Some companies are also becoming more active in non-commodity businesses," said Gaia Gallotti, research manager, EMEA, IDC Energy Insights.