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12 Dec 2013  |  Global
The Emergence of Low-carbon Distributed Generation and Virtual Power Plants
The deployment of small-scale distributed generation technologies using renewable energy has 2 main benefits for the energy mix: reduction of carbon emissions and generation of energy close to the point of consumption; thus, reducing the need for investment in centralised power generation. Technologies are mostly well established and have seen stro...
22 Oct 2013  |  Global
National Mandates Drive Strong Growth and Biorefinery Diversification Drives Maturation
This market insight provides an overview of the global biofuels market, including identified key technological, economic, and legislative trends and their implications. The historical development of the biofuels market, from first generation to third generation, is outlined. National mandates, which are crucial to driving biofuel production, are id...
09 Aug 2013  |  Global
Country Attractiveness for Energy and Energy Intensive Industries
Where should one invest or sell in the aftermath of the financial crisis of 2008 and the ongoing European debt crisis? While rich countries have shown very slow growth rates, emerging countries have shown much greater resilience. To increase profitability, companies can either find new markets to increase sales, or seek opportunities to invest. Em...
25 Jul 2013  |  Global
Acceptance Level Likely to Increase with Greater Familiarity
The market insight gives an overview of major indicators for the energy sector. It also details the impact of Mega Trends on the wind energy industry, which has a huge potential for development throughout the world. Details are provided for the global energy market, electricity consumption pattern, role of fossil fuel and renewables in the electric...
23 Jan 2013  |  Global
Progress Toward an Intelligent Oilfield
In the globalized world, the oil and gas (O&G) industry relies on information technology (IT) to meet its business goals. The O&G industry has realized that IT is the key to manage future oil platforms, and also for an efficient production of existing reserves. The need for a collaborative environment is expected to be a prerequisite in the near fu...