Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Environmental Sciences | European Energy Markets Observatory (2010) - 2009 and Winter 2009/2010 Data Set - Twelfth Edition,

European Energy Markets Observatory (2010)

2009 and Winter 2009/2010 Data Set - Twelfth Edition, November 2010

Lewiner, Colette (Ed.)

2012, 104p. 80 illus. in color.


Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection (DRM free). Instead, all eBooks include personalized watermarks. This means you can read the Springer eBooks across numerous devices such as Laptops, eReaders, and tablets.

You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online in our Springer eBook Reader. Furthermore your eBook will be stored in your MySpringer account. So you can always re-download your eBooks.

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-94-007-2753-3

digitally watermarked, no DRM

Included Format: PDF and EPUB

download immediately after purchase

learn more about Springer eBooks

add to marked items

  • A must-read for anyone interested in the European perspective on energy issues
  • Tackles all the major issues faced by the Utilities industry
  • Includes both country focus and topic focus on cutting-edge themes
  • Analyses the hot topics of the moment
  • Identifies the key trends in the electricity and gas industries

Capgemini’s European Energy Markets Observatory (EEMO) is an annual report that tracks the progress in establishing an open and competitive electricity and gas market in EU-27 (+ Norway and Switzerland) as well as the progress on the EU Climate-Energy package objectives. Launched in 2002 with the primary objective to assess the progress of deregulation in the European Member States, the report now tackles all the major issues faced by the Utilities industry.

Through 70+ indicators, the report scans all the segments of the value chain and analyses the hot topics of the moment, to identify the key trends of the electricity and gas industries. The report includes country focus highlighting the local key issues and topic focus on leading edge themes.

Capgemini’s partners – Société Générale Global Research and Strategy for their expertise in financial analysis, VaasaETT for their in-depth knowledge of customers’ behaviours and CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre for their understanding of European energy policies and instances – enrich the report on their respective area of expertise.

The twelfth edition of the European Energy Markets Observatory covers the full year 2009 and the winter 2009/2010.

Key messages developed in the report include the following:

-New energy trends are emerging after the crisis.

-The crisis and some new investments resulted in an improved security of supply.

-There has been little progress towards the creation of a single European energy market.

-EU greenhouse gas emissions reduction objective will be met, but renewables and energy efficiency targets are a challenge.

-Generation mix and customers' behavioral changes are calling for smart grids.

-Utilities are focusing on reducing their debts.

Content Level » Graduate

Keywords » Electricity and Gas - Energy Economics - Energy Markets - Energy Policy - Sustainable Energy

Related subjects » Energy Technology - Environmental Sciences - Policy, Economics, Management & Transport

Table of contents 

From the Table of ContentsHydroelectric concessions renewal in France: a contribution to the Grenelle de l’Environment’s goals but with uncertain profitability.- The reactors manufacturers are preparing to fight for a share in the promised nuclear rush.- 2009 has been a record year for European switching.- Retail energy providers still have to face low net margin levels. Therefore, Cost to Serve and Cost to Acquire control remains key to ensuring profitability.-Desertec and Transgreen: two complementary projects following the same objective.- Smart metering implementation across Europe is slow.- Will smart grid technologies compete with telecom technologies? (…)

Popular Content within this publication 



Read this Book on Springerlink

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Environment (general).