Publications

Our range of publications, from Analyst Impressions about latest news in the market to White Papers, Thought Pieces and Conference reviews, will provide you a insights about the developments in the Electric Power and Industrial Automation equipment markets. In addition to that, our publications offer a view in to our methodology and the way we see the correlation between markets such as power generation, transmission and distribution, and between electric power and industrial automation.

A promising year for the STATCOM market

A promising year for the STATCOM market

The Static Synchronous Compensator (STATCOM) is one of the most sophisticated technology under the umbrella of Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS). The technology is attractive choice due to its faster response and smaller footprint as compared to the Static VAR...

Use of MV Switchgear in Data Centers

Use of MV Switchgear in Data Centers

According to a recent study published by the American Association for Advancement of Science, data centers consumed close to 205 TWh of electricity in 2018 or 1% of total global electricity consumption. On the other hand, the amount of computing carried out in data...

Developments in the HVDC market in 2020

Developments in the HVDC market in 2020

The imposition of global lockdowns to curtail the spread of pandemic in 2020 significantly reduced the electricity demand. According to International Energy Agency (IEA), electricity demand dropped 2% making it the largest drop in demand in the last 50 years and far...

Overview of Storage Market in Europe

Overview of Storage Market in Europe

Over the last decade, to cope with increasing environmental pollution, there has been a shift of the world’s energy production to less polluting forms of energy. Other sources of energy, such as coal and nuclear energy, have begun to lose momentum since there are other better alternatives that reduce the greenhouse gas emissions without compromising on the yield of energy.

Changed Energy Outlook following Georgia Run Off

Changed Energy Outlook following Georgia Run Off

President Elect Joe Biden is set to take oath on 20th January,2021, and although his win was confirmed on January 6th, the senate’s control was undecided until the recent victory of Senator Jon Ossof and Senator Raphael Warnock, both Democrats, in the Georgia run-off elections.

Series Compensation in North American Market

Series Compensation in North American Market

As the electricity market continues to grow, the transmission system is becoming complex. With the evolution of different types of power generation sources and the rapidly changing energy mix, transmission system requirements are expected to grow.

Future of SF6 in Switchgear in Europe

Future of SF6 in Switchgear in Europe

Switchgear is an integral part of any modern power system, which is employed to control and regulate the flow of electricity in the circuit. Globally we are observing a growing trend to shift to SF6 free switchgear, especially, in European Union.

Climate worries pushing manufacturers away from Coal

Climate worries pushing manufacturers away from Coal

Globally there is a growing consensus to move towards less carbon intensive power generation in a bid to tackle pollution and environmental concerns. This consensus is reflected in the decline[SS1] [KM2]  of coal consumption in 2019, although there are disparities...

Impact of US Elections On Global Energy Market

Impact of US Elections On Global Energy Market

Biden will rejoin the Paris Agreement, which is the most inclusive global agreement on climate change to date. Unlike the Kyoto Protocol which focused on cutting emissions from the developed world, this agreement sets a goal to which almost every country in the world has agreed to contribute.

Impact of Covid-19 on Power Grid Equipment Market

Impact of Covid-19 on Power Grid Equipment Market

This report encompasses an overall analysis of the impact that Covid-19 will have on the power grid market of different economies around the world. The influence of Covid-19 has been multi-dimensional, intricate, and far-reaching globally.

EVSE Global Market-2019 Infographic

EVSE Global Market-2019 Infographic

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Leveraging Existing Infrastructure for EV Chargers

Leveraging Existing Infrastructure for EV Chargers

With the rolling out of electric vehicles, the governments of different countries are facing a dilemma. Should the vehicle be introduced first or should they build the charging station infrastructure first? The charging infrastructure carries the same importance as...