US demand for electric transmission and distribution (T&D) equipment is forecast to climb 5.2 percent annually through 2015. Electric utilities will remain the dominant market, while the residential market and industrial/nonutility generators grow the fastest. Meters, molded case circuit breakers and nonutility transformers will be the fastest growing products.
This study analyzes the $20.1 billion US electric T&D industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2000, 2005 and 2010, with forecasts for 2015 and 2020 by product (switchgear and switchboard apparatus, transformers, pole and transmission line hardware, electric meters) and market (electric utilities, industrial and nonutility generators, commercial sector, residential sector, government and institutions).
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 37 industry competitors, including Siemens, Eaton and Schneider Electric.