Eskom, Africa’s largest electric company, has shown the world how to combine social leadership and business success.
Content: Case Study | Author: Ann Graham | Source: strategy+business | Subject: Social Responsibility | Industry: Utilities | Company: Eskom
Decades of regulatory policy swings and a bewildering array of business models have created a Utilities sector that defies a simple interpretation of performance. Understanding this complex industry requires both historical and forward-looking analyses.
Content: Article | Authors: Etienne Deffarges, James C. Hendrickson, Omar Abbosh | Source: Outlook Journal (Accenture) | Subject: Industry Specific | Industry: Utilities
The retailing of electricity is often considered a business trading solely on price, but a study of consumers in three European countries shows that more profitable offerings have an audience.
Content: Article | Authors: Jaap B. Kalkman, Michiel Peters | Source: McKinsey Quarterly | Subjects: Industry Specific, Marketing / Sales | Industry: Utilities
The power companies’ urge to merge probably makes them weaker, not stronger.
Content: Case Study | Authors: Keith Leslie, Tera Allas | Source: McKinsey Quarterly | Subject: Industry Specific | Industry: Utilities
Power producers should pay close attention to a European Commission proposal to curb greenhouse gas emissions. It could have paradoxical effects.
Content: Case Study | Authors: Enrique de Leyva, Per A. Lekander | Source: McKinsey Quarterly | Subjects: Industry Specific, International – Europe | Industry: Utilities