Building resilient supply chains for the European energy transition

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

To ensure a timely and orderly energy transition, companies and other stakeholders urgently need to strengthen each step of the already-stretched supply chains of key technologies. Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas Energy efficiency Alternative fuels & renewable energy

Renewable-energy development in a net-zero world

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas Alternative fuels & renewable energyGlobal decarbonization will require a massive build-out of wind and solar farms. But can developers find enough land, secure the supply chain, and recruit workers while maintaining profitability?

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Global Energy Perspective 2022

McKinsey

We’re in the midst of an energy transition that continues to accelerate. Oil & Gas Insights Oil & Natural Gas

Global Energy Perspective 2021

McKinsey

The Global Energy Perspective describes our view on how the energy transition can unfold, through four scenarios. Oil & Gas Insights

Net-zero heat: Long-duration energy storage to accelerate energy system decarbonization

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Thermal energy storage has the potential to greatly contribute to decarbonizing global heat and power, while helping to ensure the energy system operates affordably, reliably, and efficiently.

Managing water and climate risk with renewable energy

McKinsey

New analysis shows how companies can target renewable-energy purchases and investments to reduce water risk and carbon emissions in tandem. Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas Energy, Resources & Materials Sustainability

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Renewable-energy development in a net-zero world: Overcoming talent gaps

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas Energy, Resources & MaterialsThe rapid growth of renewables depends on the industry finding enough employees with the right skills and experience.

Could supply-chain issues derail the energy transition?

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Electric-vehicle penetration is the biggest driver of oil demand declines in the energy transition. However, emerging supply bottlenecks for key battery materials could be an unexpected barrier. Oil & Gas Insights Oil & Natural Gas Operations

Top Energy & Power Trends to Watch in 2022

Frost & Sullivan

Global supply chains will continue to be disrupted in 2022, resulting in delays in the commissioning of new power & energy projects, with the booming wind and solar PV sectors worst affected. Jonathan Robinson, Director, Power & Energy . The Rise of Energy Services.

Russia & Ukraine Conflict: The Implication for the Power & Energy Sector

Frost & Sullivan

Further Boost for Renewable Energy. Renewable energy already dominates new power generation investment, with approximately $300 billion invested globally in 2022. Higher Growth in Commercial & Industrial Decentralised Energy. Higher Prices Fuel the Energy Transition?

Renewable-energy development in a net-zero world: Land, permits, and grids

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas Alternative fuels & renewable energyFinding large tracts of land for solar and wind farms is getting harder. Developers will have to strengthen capabilities and enhance their operational effectiveness.

How Brazil can optimize its cost of energy

McKinsey

Brazil’s energy costs remain higher than that of its global peers. Investing in diversification, grid improvement, and energy efficiency could lower prices and expand supply. Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas Energy efficiency Electric Power Brazil

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Five levers to optimize energy spent and risks for industrials

McKinsey

Optimizing energy procurement and risk management in a volatile energy market is key to staying resilient. Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas Electric Power & Natural Gas

Globuc’s Go Net Zero Energy Conference to Highlight Decarbonisation and the Clean Energy Race

Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing

Globuc’s upcoming Go Net Zero Energy conference will take place in Brussels on 20-22 September. The event will feature an agenda highlighting the real-world initiatives and projects which aim to help the energy industry achieve its net-zero targets.

Refining in the energy transition through 2040

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

The size of the global refining industry varies dramatically across different energy transition scenarios by 2040. Assumptions on electric-vehicle penetration, policy commitments, and rationalization behavior are key drivers of the difference in outcomes. Oil & Gas Insights Oil & Natural Gas

Five agility myths in energy and heavy industries

McKinsey

Agile working practices in energy heavy industries can make them faster, more efficient, and more resilient. Insights on People and Organizational Performance Energy, Resources & Materials Metals Mining Oil & Natural Gas Strategy Organization Management processes Operations

Expansion of Renewables and Cost Reductions Drive Battery Energy Storage to Forefront of National Energy Plans

Frost & Sullivan

April 15, 2021– Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis on the global grid battery energy storage market finds that the continual expansion of intermittent renewables and declining technology costs are key factors fueling the market.

Five agility myths in energy and heavy industries

McKinsey

Agile working practices in energy heavy industries can make them faster, more efficient, and more resilient. Insights on Electric Power & Natural Gas Energy, Resources & Materials Strategy

Harvesting the Energy of Our Footsteps

Powerlinx

Pavegen is a cleantech company that harvests the energy of our footsteps and converts it into electricity. This is how Laurence Kemball-Cook starts off an energizing TED talk about Pavegen, a clean energy company he founded at age 23.

How the Gulf of Mexico can further the energy transition

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Long recognized as a pillar of US energy production, deepwater Gulf of Mexico could help provide the resources the world needs during the energy transition.

Adani Green Energy’s Acquisition of SB Energy: Key Takeaways from the Largest Deal in India’s Renewable Energy Sector

Frost & Sullivan

Adani Green Energy’s acquisition of SB Energy is the largest deal in India’s renewable energy sector, valuing the company at ?26,000 The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 further aggravated the financial condition of several renewable energy project developers.

Charting the global energy landscape to 2050: Emissions

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Our latest Global Energy Perspective offers important insight on how temperature increases vary across scenarios. At the end of COP27, concerns are growing that a 1.5º Pathway is getting out of sight. Oil & Gas Insights Oil & Natural Gas

Informa MENA Energy Forum 2022—Self-reliant Europe in the Energy Sector in the Wake of Ukraine Crisis

Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing

Informa invited Frost & Sullivan to MENA Energy Forum 2022 to chair a series of panels focused on the current challenges in the global energy markets and the European Union’s response. In summary, the European energy landscape is highly volatile at the moment.

How climate action can help deliver EU energy security

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Governments can act now to accelerate the energy transition in Europe to both improve the continent’s long-term energy security and reduce emissions.

How North American natural gas could alleviate the global energy crisis

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

North America has the potential to provide affordable natural gas that could address energy security and help decarbonization—here’s what it will take to do so.

Top 10 Growth Opportunities in Energy & Environment Industry to Enhance Company Profitability

Frost & Sullivan

26, 2022 – Sustainability, digital transformation and the energy transition have accelerated significantly in the past 18 months. The global Energy and Environment (E&E) industry is going through an unprecedented transformation and this change is bringing exciting new growth opportunities.

The Hidden Cost of Solar Energy

INSEAD Knowledge

The current recycling capacity for solar panels can’t cope with an influx of customers prematurely discarding their existing panels for cheaper, more efficient models

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Net-zero power: Long-duration energy storage for a renewable grid

McKinsey

As the world transitions to decarbonized energy systems, emerging long-duration energy storage technologies will be critical for supporting the widescale deployment of renewable energy sources.

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The Titanium Economy: Capturing opportunities in the energy transition

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Industrial technology companies have a key role in the sustainability marketplace. Advanced Electronics Insights Manufacturing Climate change Sharing economy

Global Energy Sector Witnesses Transformation with the Digitalization of Power Distribution and Retail Utilities

Frost & Sullivan

For further information on this analysis, please submit the following form: “Power grids are the backbone of the energy transition because they are a fundamental enabler of demand electrification and decentralized renewable energy (RE) integration. SAN ANTONIO. –

Charting the global energy landscape to 2050: Sustainable fuels

McKinsey

Our Global Energy Perspective 2022 outlines the most significant trends, challenges, and opportunities around the longer-term energy transition—and five potential energy scenarios. The report provides an outlook to 2050 for each energy type and carrier, including hydrogen, sustainable fuels, natural gas, oil, and coal, as well as a view on the role of carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS).

Capturing the wind: Renewable-energy opportunities in Vietnam

McKinsey

Vietnam’s commitment to increasing its energy capacity using renewable sources and favorable macroeconomic conditions may create valuable opportunities for wind investors and developers.

3 Ways to Drive Innovation in the Energy Sector

TRG Blog

With rapidly changing market demands, the energy sector is tackling unprecedented challenges. This new landscape requires energy companies to embrace new operating and business models to maintain their competitive edge in the market.

Green Ammonia Market Looks Optimistic as Efforts to Boost Clean Energy Rise

Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing

The valorization of green ammonia from renewable energy sources is paving the way to generating safer agricultural products and offers cleaner industrial chemical manufacturing.

Building Momentum in the Energy Transition: Key Insights from Davos and Beyond

INSEAD Knowledge

If the nascent energy transformation is to take off, business and government must work together to promote circular systems

Introduction: Navigating decarbonization and energy transition in the built world

McKinsey

Welcome to the July 2021 issue of Voices on Infrastructure, a collection of insights on preparing for the energy transition. Insights on Operations Operations

Seizing green business growth for Asia’s energy players

McKinsey

Globally, sustainable energy and low-carbon solutions top national and corporate agendas. For regional energy players, the time to commit to new, planet-friendly ventures is now. Future of Asia Asia-Pacific

Bob Ayres at 90: Key Insights on Energy in the Economy

INSEAD Knowledge

Groundbreaking observations from a formidable figure in the field of industrial ecology on the fundamental role energy and materials play in the economy

Transition to Net-Zero Emissions Catalyzes Asia-Pacific Utilities’ Adoption of Distributed Energy Resources

Frost & Sullivan

San Antonio – March 29, 2022 – Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis of the Asia-Pacific power and energy market reveals that a growing number of traditional utilities and oil & gas companies will venture into distributed energy resources (DER) applications over the next five to 10 years.

Energy Sector Illuminates with Technology Advancement and the Emergence of Prosumerism

Frost & Sullivan

Digitization across the energy industry peripheral encouraging a shift from conventional business models to advanced go-to-market strategies, says Frost & Sullivan. Furthermore, energy storage is fast becoming a vital component of prosumerism.