The global energy industry is facing a turbulent future. Decentralization, growth in renewables, electrification of transport and digitalization are creating a transition to a new energy future. Business models and regulatory frameworks that under-pinned centralized power generation and distribution are under pressure, or even broken in some cases. The disconnect between the current business model and regulatory policies presents a challenge to all players in the utility industry.
In the context of this upheaval, Clareo and Chrysalix interviewed more than 20 senior industry executives across the energy value chain and leaders of startups to get their perspectives on the changes at hand, their business imperatives and what the future may hold.