PwC press room > Energy, manufacturing > News releases https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/Energy-manufacturing d0f440b0-d80d-4e98-b05f-bcd7fa9152a9/PwC Sees US$9.46 Billion Drone Solutions Market for Power, Utilities Industries https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-sees-us-9.46-billion-drone-solutions-market-for-power--utilities-industries/s/d0f440b0-d80d-4e98-b05f-bcd7fa9152a9 PwC Sees US$9.46 Billion Drone Solutions Market for Power, Utilities Industries The global market in drone-powered solutions for the power and utilities industries is worth as much as US$9.46 billion a year, PwC estimates in a new report that illustrates how creative uses of... ]]> 10/12/2017 8:50:00 AM 6145c7f9-1b4d-4030-ac85-f6dab7a42dce/PwC analyses growth opportunities across six key sectors in developing markets https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-analyses-growth-opportunities-across-six-key-sectors-in-developing-markets/s/6145c7f9-1b4d-4030-ac85-f6dab7a42dce PwC analyses growth opportunities across six key sectors in developing markets PwC’s Growth Markets Centre has recently launched its 2017 annual report titled ‘Winning in maturing markets’, which focuses on understanding growth opportunities in developing markets. ]]> 1/24/2017 9:01:00 AM ef53d79e-ba45-4600-9952-83c45c51cfe0/PwC Appoints Two Partners to Global Energy Leadership Roles https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-appoints-two-partners-to-global-energy-leadership-roles/s/ef53d79e-ba45-4600-9952-83c45c51cfe0 PwC Appoints Two Partners to Global Energy Leadership Roles Reid Morrison to lead Global Energy Advisory practice and Kenny Hawsey to lead Global Energy Tax practice ]]> 9/21/2016 6:51:00 PM bbc9072d-0f4f-4f10-b46b-63747d046127/Gas sector must follow the ‘carrier first, commodity later’ principle for growth https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/gas-sector-must-follow-the--carrier-first--commodity-later--principle-for-growth/s/bbc9072d-0f4f-4f10-b46b-63747d046127 Gas sector must follow the ‘carrier first, commodity later’ principle for growth Over 90% of the survey respondents favour public private partnerships and viability gap funding as a means for gas infrastructure development.More than half of the survey respondents indicated... ]]> 3/23/2016 1:15:00 PM 155b56e5-e364-465e-93b2-29c351033be8/PwC Metals Deals Outlook: deals in the doldrums as confidence sinks https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-metals-deals-outlook--deals-in-the-doldrums-as-confidence-sinks/s/155b56e5-e364-465e-93b2-29c351033be8 PwC Metals Deals Outlook: deals in the doldrums as confidence sinks Metals mergers & acquisitions (M&A) falls to a record lowUpturn prospects remain limitedHighly engineered products, lightweight and advanced metals are a key focusGlobal deal making is breaking... ]]> 2/19/2016 4:40:00 PM 0c600f1d-6235-4224-b034-d9c07b64345e/Momentum strong after landmark year for power and renewables M&A https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/momentum-strong-after-landmark-year-for-power-and-renewables-m-a/s/0c600f1d-6235-4224-b034-d9c07b64345e Momentum strong after landmark year for power and renewables M&A It’s been a landmark year for mergers & acquisitions (M&A) across the power and renewables sector, according to PwC’s latest annual Power and Renewables Deals report.Following a strong performance... ]]> 1/28/2016 5:45:00 PM bf47da5f-ed53-4e51-97d3-1ad387629484/Plan to review, exploit and innovate in 2016: Strategy& report on oil & gas trends https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/plan-to-review--exploit-and-innovate-in-2016---strategy--report-on-oil---gas-trends/s/bf47da5f-ed53-4e51-97d3-1ad387629484 Plan to review, exploit and innovate in 2016: Strategy& report on oil & gas trends London, 21 Jan 2016 ‑ As oil and gas executives navigate one of the most volatile periods in the industry’s history, a new report by PwC’s Strategy& looks at three steps that could help deliver a... ]]> 1/21/2016 4:15:00 PM 3d24bdbe-fcb2-4879-88f2-8db74b0733b7/China strengthens its leadership in global semiconductor consumption https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/china-strengthens-its-leadership-in-global-semiconductor-consumption/s/3d24bdbe-fcb2-4879-88f2-8db74b0733b7 China strengthens its leadership in global semiconductor consumption For the fourth consecutive year, China’s chip consumption growth far exceeds worldwide market growthThursday, 6th August 2015 – China’s semiconductor consumption growth continued to outstrip... ]]> 8/5/2015 6:43:00 PM f6980caf-7f06-419b-a2d6-d42ff4a207cf/Power and renewables deals hit a new high for the decade https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/power-and-renewables-deals-hit-a-new-high-for-the-decade/s/f6980caf-7f06-419b-a2d6-d42ff4a207cf Power and renewables deals hit a new high for the decade London, 29 Jan 2015 ‑ Global M&A value in the power and renewables sector has reached the highest level seen in the current decade – up 70% year-on-year - and any further upward movement would... ]]> 1/29/2015 12:00:00 AM fecd3a0d-c1f2-427b-8b1e-64db4e05e81c/PwC and Strategy& map the road ahead for power sector transformation https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/pwc-and-strategy-map-the-road-ahead-for-power-sector-transformation/s/fecd3a0d-c1f2-427b-8b1e-64db4e05e81c PwC and Strategy& map the road ahead for power sector transformation Megatrends and disruptions are having profound implications for the strategies and future role of companies all along the power utility value chain Time is running out for companies to make the... ]]> 12/5/2014 12:00:00 AM 66fd1515-975a-4762-860b-738aa61f4e6a/Deal momentum in power and renewables sector shifts to the upside https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/deal-momentum-in-power-and-renewables-sector-shifts-to-the-upside/s/66fd1515-975a-4762-860b-738aa61f4e6a Deal momentum in power and renewables sector shifts to the upside London, 28 Jan 2014‑‑After a year in which M&A activity in the power sector moved down a gear, deal activity is set for a return to an upward trend during 2014, according to PwC’s annual Power and... ]]> 1/28/2014 12:58:00 AM f4a0bfa2-9917-4c09-b343-c0d4e16b1cc7/Down, But Not Out. Global Mining Deals: 2012 Review, 2013 Outlook https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/down-but-not-out.-global-mining-deals-2012-review-2013-outlook/s/f4a0bfa2-9917-4c09-b343-c0d4e16b1cc7 Down, But Not Out. Global Mining Deals: 2012 Review, 2013 Outlook After a slow and cautious 2012, mining M&A activity is expected to continue at a moderate and equally cautious pace in 2013 as metal prices stabilise and companies bet on a continued rise in commodity ]]> 3/26/2013 9:00:00 AM 7d02df9c-6714-48e3-9d49-927bc3a94165/Mega metal deals grind down in 2013 as bite size deals take off, says PwC https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/mega-metal-deals-grind-down-in-2013-as-bite-size-deals-take-off-says-pwc/s/7d02df9c-6714-48e3-9d49-927bc3a94165 Mega metal deals grind down in 2013 as bite size deals take off, says PwC All eyes in the metal industry will be on the lookout for a silver lining in the uncertain economic horizon this year as a PwC report out today predicts. ]]> 3/11/2013 12:00:00 AM be821752-0e87-43d5-bc25-99db16a3011b/Institutional M&A Investment Share Doubles in Power and Renewable Sector https://press.pwc.com/News-releases/institutional-ma-investment-share-doubles-in-power-and-renewable-sector/s/be821752-0e87-43d5-bc25-99db16a3011b Institutional M&A Investment Share Doubles in Power and Renewable Sector Andrew McCrosson, partner, UK power and utilities, PwC, said: "In Europe, network deals have been a particular focus for institutional investors. They have continued to attract high premiums and will ]]> 1/28/2013 11:56:00 PM