Utilities strategy and consulting

The future of utilities is digital. Discover how we're helping electricity, gas and water companies enable transformation for value and new growth.

Uncovering value in a new energy system

Our world runs on utilities. That's why our utility strategy and consulting group helps empower our clients to reimagine and transform their businesses to meet the current and future demands of citizens, employees, investors and legislators.

Together with our ecosystem of partners and industry specialists, we help our clients to identify cost saving opportunities and securely shift operations while safely delivering sustainable, reliable energy services and experiences.

From energy generation, distribution and retail to corporate services and commercial trading, we equip utilities to lead the energy transition and drive positive change for their business, society, and the planet.

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Deliver new energy experiences for future growth

The energy ecosystem is at an inflection point in the transition to a decarbonized future. Powerful forces are driving this change, and COVID-19 has laid bare the need for energy companies to accelerate the transition. And at the heart of it all is the evolving energy consumer.

Energy companies are taking action toward reimagining their business. The imperative is to move from pilot programs to actual rollouts of sustainable energy offerings—quickly and at scale—enabled through digital technologies.

This latest edition of our New Energy Consumer research delves into the upheaval of the energy ecosystem, offers actionable insights and guidance and brings focus to the competencies essential for success to help drive successful execution at scale.


Accelerating the energy transition

Progressive utilities are adopting a new power model that’s decarbonized, decentralized and digitized, putting people at the heart of their strategy.

Energy transition in utilities

Accelerating the energy transition toward a net-zero emission future. Read more.

A fragile time for sustainability

Will the COVID-19 crisis be remembered for accelerating the energy transition? See why there are good reasons to be optimistic. Read more.

Leading energy transition in tough times

Learn how utilities can recharge energy customers toward energy transition for sustainable growth through COVID-19 and beyond. Read more.

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Industry segments we serve

Across utilities, we’re helping transform companies to continuously adapt and improve outcomes through innovation.

Transmission and distribution

Transform power networks for improved asset performance reduced costs and realized value.

Energy retail and customer experience

Create new customer experiences, revenue streams and ecosystems for the retail business.

Power generation

Uncover a future of innovation for conventional power generation.

Renewable power

Innovative business solutions for renewables companies to generate new value and greater performance.

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What we think

Three strategic imperatives can help network utilities create an effective resilience strategy to confront the challenges of extreme weather events.

Moving from maximizing production to maximizing margin per megawatt-hour, digital is a key factor for industry success.

Find out what utilities can do to adopt security practices that serve today's needs, as well as tomorrow's.

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Insights from our utilities blog

Our utility consultants weigh in on the insights and trends shaping utilities across the entire value chain.

How can European utilities accelerate towards net-zero? Four drivers for success

Accenture's Wytse Kaastra shares four drivers for success on how can European utilities accelerate towards net-zero.

Industrial clusters are critical to getting to net-zero. Here’s why

Industrial clusters have a big role to play in the clean energy transition. But what are they and how can they help?

Opportunity is knocking: how can utilities become profitable digital energy service providers?

Accenture's blog reveals energy companies have arrived at an inflection point with digital technology expanding the notion of what’s possible.

Case studies

A Salesforce-powered transformation is helping ENGIE Home Services become a customer-first organization.

Sorgenia teamed with Accenture, Microsoft and Avanade for its migration to the cloud.

Accenture helped Gasunie meet its operational needs for safe, secure gas transport.

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Meet our lead

"It’s time for utilities to capitalize on a newly dynamic environment, in which jobs, climate, societal value and investment come together like never before."

Stephanie Jamison

Accenture Utilities Global Lead

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