Global Smart Grid IT Market Will Reach $8.6 Billion by 2017

April 2012
Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;4/13/2012, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses U.S. energy companies' efforts to invest in smart grid information technology (IT) infrastructure. According to Pike Research, the global smart grid software market will reach 8.6 billion dollars by 2017. Utilities are exploiting new data sources to improve the efficiency of their network. They are investing on several smart grid initiatives including real-time data analysis, large-scale information management, and closed-loop systems.


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