The availability, sustainability and security of energy resources are on the minds of many, from consumers, to political leaders to company executives.
In a climate of increasing regulation and liberalisation, energy and utility companies face conflicting pressures of investing in security of supply and controlling and maintaining the existing tariff structures. The future holds further challenges of meeting renewable energy targets and emission reductions.
The various fields within energy and renewables include power utilities, renewable energy and clean technology activity, involving power generation, storage and pipelines and energy retail, biofuels, biomass, geothermal, hydro, marine, solar and wind. In recent years, there has been an increased interest in the acquisition of operating and construction-stage projects involved in the production on renewable energy and companies manufacturing equipment for the renewable sector, as well as the acquisition of companies developing energy-efficient products for renewable energy infrastructure.
PwC offers specialised industry experience in the energy and renewables sector. We help stakeholders confront the industry’s most challenging changes and issues, including: