Five new business model pathways for utilities

Low carbon, high stakes: Does the electric utilities sector have the power to transform?

Unlocking future growth will require electric utility companies to operate very differently—and in some cases, become very different companies. According to Accenture Strategy research, three power plays can help utilities unlock future growth. These represent platforms under which five low-carbon business model pathways are possible.

These business model pathways could enable utilities to tap into value pools by developing integrated energy solutions for end users, optimizing the distribution platform, and generating low-carbon energy.