SEARCH   
MEMBER LOGIN    

Electricity Distribution in Australia: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Electricity Distribution Market Research Report | ANZSIC D2630 | Jun 2014

Here comes the sun: Household uptake of solar panels is reducing energy usage

IBISWorld’s Electricity Distribution market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$27bn
Annual Growth 09-14
7.7%
Annual Growth 14-19
Add to Cart
Profit
Add to Cart
Employment
25,542
Businesses
16
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Electricity distribution networks transport electricity from high-volume transmission networks to households and businesses for consumption. They are built and regulated to ensure a safe supply of electricity, even during peak demand periods such as summer. In the past five years, network operators have amended and extended their networks substantially to account for potential rises in peak electricity demand. More stable networks mean higher depreciation and maintenance costs and a larger industry base of fixed assets. In order to fund capital expenditure, industry operators are allowed a return on their capital by regulators, to allow them to pay debt and equity holders... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The industry's scale is intimately related to the size of its networks. The large amount of capital expenditure undertaken by the industry in the past five years has pushed it into a growth phase, despite the established nature of its services, markets and the bulk of its technology.

Industry value added (IVA), which measures the industry's contribution to the overall economy, is forecast to grow at a compound annual rate of 7.7% over the 10 years through 2018-19. This is a much higher rate than GDP growth in Australia over the same period, which is projected to rise at a compound annual rate of 2.6%. This means the Electricity Distribution industry will have a larger share of the overall economy in 2018-19 than it did in 2008-09... purchase to read more

 


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Electricity Distribution Industry?

Companies in this industry operate low-voltage electricity distribution systems (including lines, poles, meters and wiring) that deliver electricity to consumers.

Industry Products
Electricity distributionStreet light operationSmart meter installation
 
Industry Activities
Electricity distribution


View Sample
Quote
Select Clients