Smart Grid & Energy Storage

More from:

The smart grid is poised to forever alter the way will live, work and play. It’s ushering the energy industry into an era of increased availability, reliability and efficiency. At the same time, the global market for grid-connected energy storage systems is fast expanding. With these changes, though, come many unknowns.

Learn about the latest developments in the energy storage and smart grid markets via our detailed and accurate research across all key segments of the industry.

Analyst Insights View All (72)


Subscription Services

Identify and maximize near and long-term opportunities across the industry with unrivaled market research.
This new intelligence service covers the equipment used in power transmission and distribution. Power Transmission & Distribution ecosystem coverage will expand in the future to include coverage of more equipment as well as software and services.
This service provides the most comprehensive research in the industry on smart utility meters; investigating the most important trends, drivers, and challenges affecting the current and future market for metering solutions.


Reports View All (40)

  • August 11, 2017
    This is the 2016 edition of the annual IHS Electricity Meters Report, which is a major part of the Smart Utility Meters Intelligence Service. This report consists of over 100 data tables, with historical information reaching back to 2009, and forecasts going out to 2022.
    Subscribers Only
  • Grid defection is fast becoming an attractive alternative for customers to reduce their energy costs
    Julian Jansen | June 23, 2017
    In this new report IHS Markit examines the drivers, economics and impact of grid defection. Pairing Solar PV with battery energy storage can decrease customer’s reliance on the electric grid – without reducing reliability and at prices which are becoming competitive with retail electricity rates.
    Subscribers Only
  • Thomas Frashier | April 21, 2017
    This topical report was created in collaboration with the IHS Markit Internet of Things (IoT) research team to provide both an introductory overview of the IoT global market and an analysis of its importance in the utility environment.
    Subscribers Only


Data View All (3)

  • Sam Wilkinson, Julian Jansen, Isabella Ni | August 08, 2017
    The IHS Grid-Connected Energy Storage Market Tracker provides detailed analysis and forecasts of this fast growing market. The market is segmented by siting, by region and by technology, with ten year forecasts presented for all major market segments. The forecasts are updated twice per year.
    Subscribers Only
  • Isabella Ni, Julian Jansen | July 19, 2017
    This database presents detailed information regarding all planned and completed energy storage system (ESS) installations and the companies that are involved in these projects...
    Subscribers Only
  • Claudia Portugal | June 13, 2017
    This Master Grid database is a power transmission and distribution (T&D) global study that will provide users with a foundation for understanding the global T&D hardware marketplace. The study shows the key metrics influencing grid technology purchasing within each country. Further detail about the database and the study can be found in the user’s guide.
    Subscribers Only


Presentations View All (18)

Press Releases

Press Releases View All (24)

Analysts View All (6)

  • Icon Associate Director, Solar & Storage
    Sam Wilkinson is a Associate Director for the Solar and Energy Storage Research group at IHS Markit.

More from Power & Energy Technology

Share facebook Twitter Google Plus Linked In Add This Contact Us