Utility Dive surveyed over 500 electric utility execs to reveal what they think are the biggest threats and opportunities facing the industry.
Examples of Findings:
- “95% anticipate that their utility’s regulatory model will change over the next 10 years, and 57% believe it will change significantly.”
- “70% of utilities already offer or plan to offer dynamic pricing to customers within the next five years.”
- “54% of utilities say they face stakeholder pressure to supply cleaner and more sustainable energy.”
The publication launched in Dec 2013 “shares experiences of sustainable energy initiatives supported by UNDP in Europe and Central Asia. In this region, the sustainable energy challenges include: achieving universal access; improving energy efficiency; addressing frequent power cuts; reducing high energy costs; ensuring sustainable and affordable heating in winter; and accelerating the availability of renewable energy supply.” http://www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/presscenter/speeches/2013/12/11/helen-clark-speech-at-launch-of-empowering-lives-building-resilience-development-stories-from-europe-and-central-asia-on-sustainable-energy/