ADVANCED METERING INFRASTRUCTURE (AMI) - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Jun 15, 2015, 321 Pages
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Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Industry Report

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) in US$ Million. The Global market is analyzed by the following Segments: Smart meters, Meter Data Management (MDM), Data Concentrators, Meter Data Acquisition System, and Load Management Software Modules. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. The report profiles 90 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Accenture plc
Aclara Technologies LLC
AusNet Services Group
Certicom Corp.
Computer Sciences Corp.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3
       Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)                           I-3
        Smart meters                                                    I-3
        Meter Data Management (MDM)                                     I-3
        Data Concentrators                                              I-4
        Meter Data Acquisition System                                   I-4
        Load Management Software Modules                                I-4


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-1
      Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) for Effective and
       Efficient Utility Management                                     II-1
      AMI Forms the Integral Link in Outage Management Systems and
       Service Restoration                                              II-5
      Myriad Benefits of Advanced Metering Infrastructure Lead to
       Rapid Adoption                                                   II-5
      Global Outlook for the AMI Market                                 II-6
      Competitive Landscape                                             II-8
       Table 1: Leading Smart Meter Companies Worldwide (2014):
       Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Elster, GE, Itron,
       Landis+Gyr, Sensus, and Others (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-8

       Table 2: Leading Meter Data Management (MDM) Companies
       Worldwide (2014E): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for
       Itron MDM, Landis+Gyr, Oracle, Siemens, and Others (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-9

       Table 3: Leading Water Meters Companies Worldwide (2014E):
       Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Diehl Metering, Elster,
       Itron, Jiangxi Sanchuan, Ningbo Sanxing, Sensus, and Others
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-9

       Table 4: Leading Electricity Meters Companies Worldwide
       (2014E): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Elster, GE,
       Holley Metering, Itron, Landis+Gyr, and Others (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-10

       Table 5: Leading Gas Meters Companies Worldwide (2014E):
       Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Chongqing Shancheng,
       Dandong Dongfa, Elster, Itron, Landis+Gyr, and Others
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-10
       Tight-fisted Product Pricing: A Major Concern for
        Multinational AMI Vendors                                       II-10
       AMI Analytics Market: New Revenue Source for Software Vendors    II-11
       Managed AMI Services Offer Lucrative Modernization Options to
        Water Utilities                                                 II-11
       Varying Manufacturing Mandates Hinder Vendor Efficiency Levels   II-11
       Technological Prowess of Market Leaders: A Key Challenge for
        New Entrants                                                    II-12
       Leading Vendors Sense Brewing Competition from Asian
        Manufacturers                                                   II-12

  2. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES AND DRIVERS                                  II-14
      Surging Demand for Smart Meters from the Utilities Sector: A
       Strong Growth Driver                                             II-14
       Favorable Government Policies: Critically Important for Smart
        Meters Adoption                                                 II-15
      Internet of Things Poised to Revamp the Utilities Segment
       through AMI                                                      II-15
      Spiraling Energy Consumption Drives Demand for Smart
       Electricity Meters                                               II-16
       Key Energy Trends                                                II-16
        Table 6: Global Electricity Meters Market (in Million
        Units): 2013, 2015E & 2017P (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-18

        Table 7: Global Smart Electricity Meters Market by
        Geographic Region (2014 & 2018): Percentage Breakdown of
        Demand for Asia, EMEA, Latin America, and North America
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            II-18

        Table 8: Projected Global Demand for Primary Energy (Mtoe)
        and Electricity (MWh): 2015, 2020, 2025, 2030 & 2035
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            II-19

        Table 9: World Electric Power Generation (in Billion KWh):
        2004 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                II-19

        Table 10: Investments in New Power Plants by Country/Region
        (2012): Percentage Breakdown for Coal, Natural Gas, Oil,
        Nuclear Power, and Renewable Energy (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-20
      Increasing Focus on Gas-Based Power Generation Spur Smart Gas
       Meter Adoption                                                   II-20
       Need for Reducing Emissions Drives Natural Gas-Based Power
        Generation                                                      II-21
        Table 11: World Proven Natural Gas Reserves by Geographic
        Region (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Reserves
        for Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America, Middle
        East, and North America (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-21
       Shale Gas Boom Offers Significant Opportunities for Smart Gas
        Meters                                                          II-22
        Table 12: Leading Countries Worldwide with Technically
        Recoverable Shale Gas Resources: 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-23
      Rising Prominence of Smart Water Networks Boosts Demand for
       Smart Water Meters                                               II-23
       Table 13: Global Water Meters Market (in Million Units) by
       Geographic Region: 2013 & 2017P (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-24
      Smart Grid Technology Revolutionizes Power Transmission &
       Distribution, Bodes Well for the AMI Market                      II-25
       Smart Grid Landscape: List of Components & Systems for Power
        T&D Infrastructure, Communication Network, and Computing
         Platform                                                       II-26
       Table 14: Global Smart Grid Market by Country (2014):
       Percentage Share Breakdown of Investments for China, US, and
       Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      II-26
      AMI in Distribution Automation: Unexplored Opportunities for
       Power Grid Modernization                                         II-27
      Upcoming Smart Cities to Fuel Large-Scale Adoption of AMI         II-27
      AMI Integration in Thermal Power Grids Ensure Optimum Resource
       Utilization                                                      II-28
       Table 15: Global Electricity Generation (Excludes Pumped
       Storage) By Fuel Type (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Unit
       Electricity Generation for Coal/Peat, Natural Gas, Hydro,
       Nuclear, Oil, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-29

       Table 16: Global Electricity Coal/Peat Based Thermal Power
       Production by Geographic Region/Country (2013): Percentage
       Breakdown of Unit Electricity Generation for China, the US,
       India, Japan, Germany, South Africa, Korea, and Rest of World
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-30
      Revival of Nuclear Power Programs Spells New Opportunities for
       the AMI Market                                                   II-30
      Transition to Renewable Energy Sources Favors Market Expansion    II-31
       Table 17: Global CO2 Emissions by Fuel Type (2013):
       Percentage Breakdown of Volume Emissions for Coal & Peat,
       Oil, Natural Gas, and Others (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-31

       Table 18: Global CO2 Emissions by Geographic Region/Country
       (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Emissions for OECD,
       China, Asia (excludes China), Non-OECD Europe and Eurasia,
       Middle East, Non-OECD Americas, Africa, and Others (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-32

       Table 19: Global Electricity Generation Capacity by Source
       (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown for Renewable Sources
       (Hydro, Wind, Bio-Power, and Solar PV) and Non-Renewable
       Sources (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                     II-33
       Renewable Energy Integration: The Innovative Application of AMI  II-34
      Developing Countries Continue to Offer Significant Growth
       Opportunities                                                    II-34
       Table 20: Global Traditional Meters Market by Geographic
       Region (2013): Percentage Market Share Breakdown for
       Asia-Pacific, EMEA, Latin America, North America, and Rest of
       World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       II-35
       China: Growth Engine for the Global AMI Market                   II-35
        Table 21: Incremental Additions in Power Generation Capacity
        in China (2013) Capacity Additions in Terawatt Hours for
        Fossil-fuel Power, Hydro Power, Wind Power, Nuclear Power,
        and Solar Power (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)            II-36
       Liberalization and Privatization of Electricity Sector
        Benefit the Market                                              II-37
      Favorable Demographic & Urbanization Trends Strengthen Market
       Prospects                                                        II-37
       Table 22: Global Population Estimates (2000-2050) (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-38
       Table 23: Population Statistics for Select Countries: 2007,
       2010 & 2013E (in Million) (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-39

       Table 24: Total Population Worldwide by Urban and Rural
       Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-40

       Table 25: Estimated Percentage of Urbanization in World,
       China and India for the Years 2011 and 2018 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-41
      DTMS Systems Ease Distribution Network Management                 II-41
      Energy Theft Losses during Electricity Distribution Reinforces
       the Need for Efficient AMI                                       II-41
       Primary Measures to Prevent Energy Theft                         II-42
        Leveraging Cloud Computing                                      II-42
        Maintaining Consumer Privacy                                    II-42
        Trusted Computing                                               II-42
      Key Issues & Challenges Hampering Widespread Adoption of AMI      II-42

  3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-44
      Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)                            II-44
       Smart meters                                                     II-44
       Meter Data Management (MDM)                                      II-44
       Data Concentrators                                               II-44
       Meter Data Acquisition System                                    II-44
       Load Management Software Modules                                 II-44
        Conventional and Advanced Meter Systems: A Graphical Comparison II-45
       Operational Segments of AMI                                      II-45
        Meters                                                          II-46
        Home Area Network (HAN)                                         II-46
        LAN/NAN (Local Area Network/Neighborhood Area Network)          II-46
        WAN (Wide Area Network)                                         II-46
        NMS (Network Management System)                                 II-46

  4. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS & INTRODUCTIONS                                II-47
      Ovo Energy Unveils First Full-Service Smart Pay-as-you-go
       Energy Platform in the UK                                        II-47
      Landis+Gyr Unveils 3.5 Version of Gridstream MDMS                 II-47
      Telekom Austria Group Launches Österreich Zähler Smart Meters
       in Austria                                                       II-47
      Sensus to Introduce FlexNet in Tokyo                              II-47
      EDMI and On-Ramp Announce Plans to Jointly Launch Smart Grid
       Solutions                                                        II-47
      AT&T and GE to Jointly Develop Smart Grid and Smart Metering
       Solutions for Industrial IoT                                     II-47
      Itron Launches 4G LTE Technology-based CENTRON Smart Meters       II-47
      Badger Meter Launches BEACON® Advanced Metering Analytics
       Solution and Smart Water Solutions                               II-48
      Lamar County Electric to Integrate Aclara’s eTWACS System with
       AMI for Electric, Water and Gas Utilities                        II-48
      Sensus Voices Intentions to Execute Long Range RF Trials of
       AMI in Tokyo                                                     II-48
      Itron Unveils ChoiceConnect Gas AMI Solution Featuring Fixed
       Network Communications                                           II-48
      u-blox Launches LISA-C210 CDMA450 1Xrtt Data/Voice Module         II-48
      Choptank Electric and Silver Spring Networks to Deploy AMI
       Solutions for Power Applications                                 II-48
      NeoSilica Introduces SCADA to Manage Green Energy Solutions       II-48
      EnVerv Launches EV8600 Dual-Modem PLC+RF System on Chip for
       AMI Applications                                                 II-49
      Mueller Systems Launches Mi.Echo 2-Way AMI System with
       Automatic Leak Detection                                         II-49
      Itron Introduces Cellular AMI Solutions for Water Utilities in
       North America                                                    II-49
      Silicon Labs Introduces Wireless M-Bus Software for Smart Meters  II-49
      Illinois Rural Electric Cooperative and Tantalus Systems to
       Implement AMI in Illinois                                        II-49
      Itron Launches Itron TOTAL AMI Solutions for Gas, Water and
       Power Applications                                               II-49
      Libelium Unveils Waspmote Smart Water Control Sensor Platform     II-49
      Elster Solutions Unveils EnergyAxis Version 9.0 AMI               II-49
      Telekom Austria Group M2M Introduces SMARTify MDM Smart
       Metering Platform                                                II-50
      STMicroelectronics Launches STCOMET10 Smart-Meter System on Chip  II-50
      Aclara Technologies Announces Plans to Launch eTWACS Power
       Line Communications Technology for AMI                           II-50
      RF Micro Devices Announces Plans to Launch RFFM6403 Front End
       Module for AMI/Smart Energy Applications                         II-50
      PowerOneData International and SourceEdge Jointly Introduce
       AMI Solutions across Saudi Arabia and the Middle East            II-50
      PowerOneData International and Enzen Global to Launch AMI in
       the UK, Kuwait and India                                         II-50
      Glen Canyon Announce Plans to Launch NEXGEN Range of Smart
       Meter and AMI Solutions and Equipment                            II-50

  5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-51
      Saudi Electric Company Selects CG’s ZIV Smart Meters for Smart
       Grid Projects                                                    II-51
      Metrix Selects Silver Spring Networks to Provide AMI Solutions
       in New Zealand                                                   II-51
      Landis+Gyr Inks Agreement with 3 Utility Providers over
       Gridstream MDMS                                                  II-51
      CESI Inks Agreement with Electricity Holding Company of Oman
       over Smart Meters                                                II-51
      UK based Amey and Scotland’s Smart Metering Systems Bag
       Contracts for the Deployment of Smart Meters                     II-51
      Telekom Austria Group M2M Collaborates with bsf IT- Solutions
       for the Deployment of Smart Meters                               II-51
      Aeris® and Badger Meter to Install Smart Water Meters in New
       Mexico                                                           II-52
      Landis+Gyr and Ericsson to Jointly Deploy Smart Metering
       Systems in the Middle East                                       II-52
      UK based Cyan Bags Contract for AMI Project from Indian
       Utility, Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Corporation           II-52
      Silver Spring Networks and Horizon Power to Set Up AMI Project
       in Australia                                                     II-52
      Semtech Takes Over EnVerv                                         II-52
      Silver Spring Networks to Take Over Detectent                     II-52
      DONG Energy Selects Landis+Gyr’s Gridstream™ MDMS for
       Residential Installation                                         II-52
      Caribbean Utilities Finalizes Apex CoVantage’s ProField®
       Software for AMI Initiative                                      II-53
      Korea’s LG CNS Bags Contract from Tauron Group for AMI
       Implementation                                                   II-53
      Électricité Réseau Distribution France Selects Itron smart
       meters for the Linky Project                                     II-53
      Landis+Gyr and Ericsson to Jointly Deploy Smart Metering
       Systems in Finland                                               II-53
      SP AusNet Renamed as AusNet Services                              II-53
      Singapore’s BBS Group Incorporates EnVerv’s EV8010 PLC Modem
       for AMI Project                                                  II-53
      CGI Selects Telefónica Communication Network for Deployment of
       Smart Meters in the UK                                           II-53
      Silver Spring Networks and GridSense to Integrate Transformer
       Monitoring Solution for Utilities                                II-54
      Landis+Gyr Takes Over GRIDiant                                    II-54
      Telenor Connexion Facilitates Lyse Elnett to Deploy Smart
       Electricity Meters across Norway                                 II-54
      Sun Capital Partners Take Over Aclara                             II-54
      Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority Awards AMI Contract
       to Itron and Tantalus Systems                                    II-54
      National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative Inks Three-Year
       Partnership Agreement with Sensus                                II-54
      SaskPower and SaskEnergy to Deploy Sensus’s FlexNet™ AMI
       System in Canada                                                 II-54
      SP AusNet Selects Ericsson’s 3G-enabled Communication Platform
       for Smart Electricity Metering                                   II-55
      Deutsche Telekom Collaborates with Ista International to
       Implement Advanced Utility Technologies                          II-55
      British Gas Selects Landis+Gyr to Supply Smart Gas Meters         II-55
      Silicon Labs’ Wireless Technology Chosen for Robulink’s AMI
       Solutions                                                        II-55
      Capstone Metering Selects Novatel Wireless for M2M Module of
       Cellular Smart Water Meters                                      II-55
      GE and ComEd Ink Agreement to Deploy Smart Meters in Chicago      II-55
      GE and On-Ramp Jointly Develop Grid IQ™ Point-to-Multipoint
       Solution for AMI                                                 II-55
      SaskPower Collaborates with Siemens Infrastructure & Cities
       and Accenture for AMI Projects in Canada                         II-56
      Eaton Merges with Cooper Industries                               II-56
      Itron’s Smart Grid Solution Bags Contract for FortisBC AMI
       Project                                                          II-56
      Sensus Takes Over CAS Tecnologia                                  II-56
      PowerOneData Inks Collaboration Agreement with Agnitio
       Technologies to Provide AMI Products and Solutions               II-56
      Crompton Greaves Takes Over ZIV to Reinforce Smart Grid Business  II-56
      Metadigm Services Renews Contract with Oncor Electric Delivery    II-56
      Cyan Holdings and Larsen & Toubro to Jointly Develop AMI Systems  II-56

  6. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS                                     II-57
      Accenture plc (Ireland)                                           II-57
      Aclara Technologies LLC (US)                                      II-57
      AusNet Services Group (Australia)                                 II-57
      Certicom Corp. (Canada)                                           II-58
      Chongqing Shancheng Gas Equipment Co., Ltd. (China)               II-58
      Computer Sciences Corp. (US)                                      II-58
      Cooper Power Systems, LLC (US)                                    II-58
      Cyan Holdings plc (UK)                                            II-59
      Dandong Dongfa (Group) Co., Ltd. (China)                          II-59
      Datamatic, Inc. (US)                                              II-59
      Diehl Metering GmbH (Germany)                                     II-60
      DNV GL Group (Norway)                                             II-60
      EDMI Limited (Singapore)                                          II-60
      Elster Group GmbH (Germany)                                       II-61
       Elster Water Metering (UK)                                       II-61
      Fujitsu Limited (Japan)                                           II-61
      GE Digital Energy (Canada)                                        II-62
      Guyana Power & Light Incorporated (Co-operative Republic of
       Guyana)                                                          II-62
      Holley Metering Limited (China)                                   II-62
      Infosys Limited (India)                                           II-62
      Iskraemeco (UK) Ltd.                                              II-63
      Itron, Inc. (US)                                                  II-63
      Jiangxi Sanchuan (China)                                          II-63
      Kamstrup (Denmark)                                                II-63
      KP Electronic System Ltd. (Israel)                                II-64
      LINYANG Electronics Co., Ltd. (China)                             II-64
      Master Meter Systems, LLC (US)                                    II-64
      Mueller Systems, LLC (US)                                         II-65
      Neptune Technology Group Inc. (US)                                II-65
      NeoSilica (India)                                                 II-65
      Ningbo Sanxing Electric Co., Ltd (China)                          II-65
      On-Ramp Wireless, Inc. (US)                                       II-66
      Oracle Corporation (US)                                           II-66
      RF Arrays Systems Pvt. Ltd. (India)                               II-66
      S&T Group (Austria)                                               II-66
       Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES) (US)                 II-67
      Schneider Electric SA (France)                                    II-67
      Sensus (US)                                                       II-67
      Siemens AG (Germany)                                              II-68
      Silver Spring Networks (US)                                       II-68
      Tantalus Systems Inc. (Canada)                                    II-68
      Toshiba Corporation (Japan)                                       II-68
       Landis+Gyr (US)                                                  II-69
       Toshiba Transmission & Distribution Systems Asia Sdn. Bhd. (
        Malaysia)                                                       II-69
      Trilliant Holdings, Inc. (US)                                     II-69
      Wasion Group Limited (China)                                      II-70

  7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-71
      By Geographic Region                                              II-71
       Table 26: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Advanced Metering Infrastructure by Geographic Region - US,
       Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
       East & Africa and Latin America Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years
       2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-71

       Table 27: World 8-Year Perspective for Advanced Metering
       Infrastructure by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
       Annual Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
       (excluding Japan), Middle East & Africa and Latin America
       Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-72
      By Segment                                                        II-73
       Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Advanced Metering Infrastructure by Product Segment - Smart
       Meters and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
       Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-73

       Table 29: World 8-Year Perspective for Advanced Metering
       Infrastructure by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
       Annual Revenues for Smart Meters and Others Markets for Years
       2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-74


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Outlook                                                         III-1
        Energy Efficiency: The In-Thing                                 III-1
        Transition towards Smart Technologies Benefits Smart Meter
         Adoption                                                       III-2
        Industrial & Electric Utilities: Dominant End-use Sectors
         for AMI Equipment                                              III-2
        Shift from Coal-fired to Gas-fired Power Production Bodes
         Well for the AMI Sector                                        III-2
        Shale Gas Evolution Spells Opportunities for AMI Deployments    III-3
        California Government Incentives Benefit Smart Meters
         Adoption in the State                                          III-3
        Smart Electricity Meters: A Boon for Rural Electric Co-
         operative Utilities                                            III-3
         Smart Electricity Meters Penetration in the US (2013):
          Various States Categorized on the Basis of Percentage of
           Total Electricity Meters                                     III-4
        Cellular-Enabled Smart Meters: Biggest Cellular M2M
         Technology Implementation                                      III-4
        Competitive Landscape                                           III-4
         Table 30: Leading AMI Companies in North America (2013):
         Percentage Market Share Breakdown for Aclara, Elster,
         Itron, Landis+Gyr, Sensus, Silver Spring, and Others
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-5

         Table 31: Leading Smart Meter Companies in the US (2013):
         Percentage Market Share Breakdown for GE Digital Energy,
         Itron, Sensus, and Others (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-5
         Leading Smart Electricity Meter Companies in the US (2013):
          Company, Base Country, and List of Manufacturing Units
           around the World                                             III-5
         Table 32: US Smart Meters Market by Type (2015E & 2020P):
         Percentage Breakdown of Annual Revenues for Smart
         Electricity Meters, Smart Water Meters, and Smart Natural
         Gas Meters (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                III-6
        Frequently Used Communication Standards for Meter Data
         Transmission in AMI                                            III-6
        Product Introductions/Innovations                               III-7
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-10
        Select Key Players                                              III-12
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-16
        Table 33: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-16

  2. CANADA                                                             III-17
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-17
        Ontario’s SMSI Program Strongly Support AMI Deployments in
         Canada                                                         III-17
        The Green Energy Act Promotes Market Expansion                  III-17
        Product Introductions/Innovations                               III-17
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-18
        Select Key Players                                              III-18
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-20
        Table 34: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-20

  3. JAPAN                                                              III-21
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-21
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-21
        AMI Penetration to Support Japan’s Energy Efficiency Plans      III-21
        Tokyo Electric Power to Complete Smart Metering by 2020         III-21
        Power Generation Source Mix in Japan: An Opportunity Indicator  III-22
         Table 35: Japanese Power Generation Capacity by Energy
         Source (2010 & 2020): Percentage Breakdown of Power
         Generation Capacity from Gas, Renewable Energy, Coal, Oil,
         Hydro, and Nuclear Sources (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-22
        Product Introductions/Innovations                               III-23
        Select Key Players                                              III-23
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-24
        Table 36: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-24

  4. EUROPE                                                             III-25
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-25
        Outlook                                                         III-25
        European Power Sector Recovers from Recent Economic Pressures   III-25
        Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) Market Overview          III-25
         Country-wise Smart Meter Deployments in Europe (2014):
          Project, Target Group, Utility Type, Status, Services
           Offered, and Year of Implementation                          III-27
        Market Prospects of AMI Ride on the Advent of Smart Grids       III-29
        AMI Adoption: Legislative Framework in the European Union       III-29
        Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing PLC for
         Innovative Smart Grid Applications                             III-30
         Accomplished PLC Projects in Europe (2012): Brief
          Description of G1, G3, PRIME, Meter and More, and Echelon
           Projects                                                     III-30
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-31
        Table 37: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Advanced Metering Infrastructure by Geographic Region -
        France, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-31

        Table 38: European 8-Year Perspective for Advanced Metering
        Infrastructure by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown
        of Annual Revenues for France, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and
        Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-32

  4a. FRANCE                                                            III-33
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-33
        Innovations in Smart Metering Spurs Market Growth               III-33
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-33
        Schneider Electric SA - A Key Player                            III-33
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-34
        Table 39: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-34

  4b. ITALY                                                             III-35
       Market Analysis                                                  III-35
        Table 40: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-35

  4c. THE UNITED KINGDOM                                                III-36
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-36
        Increased Construction of Thermal Power Plants to Benefit
         the AMI Market                                                 III-36
        Regulatory Policies for Smart Meter Privacy and Data Access
         Options                                                        III-36
        Product Introduction                                            III-36
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-36
        Select Key Players                                              III-37
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-39
        Table 41: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-39

  4d. SPAIN                                                             III-40
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-40
        Product Introduction                                            III-40
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-40
        Table 42: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-40

  4e. RUSSIA                                                            III-41
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-41
        Outlook                                                         III-41
        Gas-Fired Power Generation Exhibits Strong Gains, Spurs
         Demand for Smart Gas Meters                                    III-41
        Power Generation Source Mix in Russia: An Opportunity Indicator III-42
         Table 43: Russian Power Generation Capacity by Energy
         Source (2010 & 2020): Percentage Breakdown of Power
         Generation Capacity from Gas, Coal, Hydro, Nuclear, and Oil
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-42
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-43
        Table 44: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-43

  4f. REST OF EUROPE                                                    III-44
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-44
        Select Trends in Rest of Europe                                 III-44
         German Plant Operators Continue to Struggle amidst Falling
          Power Prices                                                  III-44
         IT Investments in Utility Sector to Offer Impetus to the
          Turkish AMI Market                                            III-44
        Product Introductions                                           III-45
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-45
        Select Key Players                                              III-46
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-49
        Table 45: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market
        Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
        Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-49

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-50
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-50
        Outlook                                                         III-50
        Developing Asian Countries to Drive Future Growth               III-50
        Liberalization and Privatization in Asian Countries Offer
         Significant Growth Opportunities                               III-50
        Asian Manufacturers Compete with Global Leaders by Offering
         High-Quality & Low-Cost AMI Solutions                          III-51
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-52
        Table 46: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Advanced Metering Infrastructure by Geographic
        Region - China, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-52

        Table 47: Asia-Pacific 8-Year Perspective for Advanced
        Metering Infrastructure by Geographic Region - Percentage
        Breakdown of Annual Revenues for China, South Korea and Rest
        of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-53

  5a. CHINA                                                             III-54
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-54
        Outlook                                                         III-54
         Table 48: Electricity Consumption in China: 2000-2013 (in
         TWh) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-54
        Power Production in China: A Review                             III-55
         Dominance of Coal Power in Power Generation Augurs well for
          the Chinese AMI Sector                                        III-55
          Table 49: China Power Generation Capacity by Fuel Type
          (2010 & 2020E): Breakdown of Capacity in Gigawatts for
          Coal, Hydro, Wind, Nuclear, Gas, Pumped Storage, Solar,
          Biomass, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      III-56

          Table 50: Incremental Additions in Power Generation
          Capacity in China (2013) Capacity Additions in Terawatt
          Hours for Fossil-fuel Power, Hydro Power, Wind Power,
          Nuclear Power, and Solar Power (includes corresponding
          Graph/Chart)                                                  III-57
         Chinese Gas-fired Power to Expand, Creating Opportunities
          for AMI Suppliers                                             III-57
         Chinese AMI Market: Highly Fragmented                          III-57
          Table 51: Leading Players in the Chinese Three-Phase Smart
          Meters Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value
          Shipments for Jiangsu Linyang Electronics Co., Ningbo
          Sanxing Electric Co., Wasion Group Holdings, and Others
          (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                          III-58

          Table 52: Leading Players in the Chinese 2S Single-Phase
          Smart Meters Market (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of
          Value Shipments for Jiangsu Linyang Electronics Co.,
          Ningbo Sanxing Electric Co., Wasion Group Holdings, and
          Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                   III-59
        Select Key Players                                              III-59
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-61
        Table 53: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with Annual
        Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-61

  5b. SOUTH KOREA                                                       III-62
       Market Analysis                                                  III-62
        Table 54: South Korean Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market
        Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
        Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-62

  5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC                                              III-63
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-63
        Outlook                                                         III-63
        South Asia Presents a Mixed Picture for Gas-fired Power
         Generation                                                     III-63
        Focus on Niche AMI Markets in Rest of Asia-Pacific              III-63
         India                                                          III-63
          Gas-Based Power Generation Gain Momentum in India, Spur
           Demand for Smart Gas Meters                                  III-64
          Market Potential in India Constrained by Infrastructural
           Shortcomings                                                 III-64
         Malaysia                                                       III-65
          State Utility to Install 8.5 Million Smart Meters by end
           of the Decade                                                III-65
         Taiwan                                                         III-65
          Gas-fired Power Generation: A Potent Hub for Smart Meters     III-65
          Power Generation Source Mix in Select Asian Countries         III-65
           Table 55: Indian Power Generation by Type of Fuel (2014):
           Percentage Breakdown of Power Generated Using Coal,
           Hydro, Natural Gas, Nuclear, Lignite, Diesel, Liquid
           Fuel, and Imports (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)       III-65

           Table 56: Malaysia Power Generation Capacity by Energy
           Source (2010 & 2020): Percentage Breakdown of Power
           Generation Capacity from Gas, Coal, Hydro, Renewable
           Energy, and Oil Sources (includes corresponding
           Graph/Chart)                                                 III-66

           Table 57: Taiwanese Power Generation Capacity by Energy
           Source (2010 & 2020): Percentage Breakdown of Power
           Generation Capacity from Coal, Gas, Nuclear, Hydro, Oil,
           and Renewable Energy Sources (includes corresponding
           Graph/Chart)                                                 III-67

           Table 58: Thailand Power Generation Capacity by Energy
           Source (2010 & 2020): Percentage Breakdown of Power
           Generation Capacity from Gas, Renewable Energy, Coal,
           Hydro, and Oil Sources (includes corresponding
           Graph/Chart)                                                 III-68

           Table 59: Philippines Power Generation Capacity by Energy
           Source (2010 & 2020): Percentage Breakdown of Power
           Generation Capacity from Coal, Gas, Hydro, Oil, and
           Renewable Energy Sources (includes corresponding
           Graph/Chart)                                                 III-69
        Product Introduction                                            III-69
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-69
        Select Key Players                                              III-71
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-73
        Table 60: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market
        Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
        Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-73

  6. MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA                                               III-74
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-74
        Outlook                                                         III-74
        Key Trends & Drivers                                            III-74
         ‘Shams Dubai’ Smart Meter Deployment Initiative for
          Efficient Energy Management                                   III-74
         Saudi Arabia to Step Up Smart Meter Deployments                III-74
         Power Demand in Middle East and Africa Rising Steadily,
          Propelling Growth in the AMI Sector                           III-74
         Population Growth and Robust Industrialization Boost Energy
          Consumption in Egypt                                          III-75
        Product Introductions/Innovation                                III-75
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-76
        KP Electronic System Ltd. (Israel) - A Key Player               III-76
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-77
        Table 61: Middle East & Africa Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market
        Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
        Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-77

  7. LATIN AMERICA                                                      III-78
       Market Analysis                                                  III-78
        Table 62: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for Advanced Metering Infrastructure by Geographic
        Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-78

        Table 63: Latin American 8-Year Perspective for Advanced
        Metering Infrastructure by Geographic Region - Percentage
        Breakdown of Annual Revenues for Brazil and Rest of Latin
        America Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-79

  7a. BRAZIL                                                            III-80
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-80
        Outlook                                                         III-80
        Electricity Sector in Brazil: Untapped Potential for the AMI
         Market                                                         III-80
         Table 64: Brazilian Electricity Production by Energy Source
         (2014): Percentage Breakdown of Installed Capacity for
         Hydro, Thermal, Renewable Energy, Imports, and Nuclear
         Power (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                     III-80
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-81
        Table 65: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
        for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market Analyzed with
        Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-81

  7b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA                                             III-82
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-82
        Outlook                                                         III-82
        Power Generation Statistics for Select Countries in the Region  III-82
         Table 66: Chile Power Generation Capacity by Energy Source
         (2010 & 2020): Percentage Breakdown of Power Generation
         Capacity from Hydro, Coal, Gas, Oil, and Renewable Energy
         Sources (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                   III-82

         Table 67: Peru Power Generation Capacity by Energy Source
         (2010 & 2020): Percentage Breakdown of Power Generation
         Capacity from Hydro, Coal, Gas, Oil, and Renewable Energy
         Sources (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                   III-83
        Guyana Power & Light Incorporated - An Upcoming Player In
         The Ami Sector                                                 III-83
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-84
        Table 68: Rest of Latin America Recent Past, Current &
        Future Analysis for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Market
        Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
        Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-84


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 90 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 94)

     The United States (27)
     Canada (5)
     Japan (3)
     Europe (27)
     - France (2)
     - Germany (4)
     - The United Kingdom (5)
     - Italy (1)
     - Spain (3)
     - Rest of Europe (12)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (26)
     Latin America (2)
     Middle East (4)
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Jun 15, 2015
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