Carbon Capture, Storage and Utilization: Transforming Emissions into Solutions
Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) technologies have been gaining increasing traction in recent years as an effective way to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and mitigate climate change. These technologies involve capturing CO₂ emissions from industrial processes, utilizing it in various ways, and storing it permanently underground, thereby reducing the amount of CO₂ that is released into the atmosphere.
Our brand new and bespoke whitepapers range across both Power Grid and New Energy sectors. Access the latest and greatest of 2023.
As the world goes back to in-person meetings; Conferences, Knowledge Partnerships, and Webinars are a big thing in 2023. View our major featured releases.
Events in 2023
PTR is planning to attend present at a lot more events in 2023. Here is a sneak peak to what’s coming and what we have done this year.
Christopher Burg Attends EV Charging Infrastructure Berlin 2022
EV Charging Infrastructure is a leading international conference and exhibition that focuses on the latest developments, trends, and technologies in the electric vehicle charging infrastructure industry. Christopher Burg from PTR attended the EV Charging Infrastructure Berlin 2022 event where other leading experts and professionals in the electric vehicle charging industry were also in attendance. We look forward to applying the knowledge gained from this conference to continue delivering cutting-edge solutions for our clients.
Hassan Zaheer and Bob Braverman Attend Distributech 2023
DISTRIBUTECH International is an annual event that brings together stakeholders in the transmission and distribution of electricity. The recently concluded event marked one of the most well-attended editions in its history. Team PTR was a part of this prestigious gathering, connecting with industry professionals and fostering valuable interactions.
Key Markets to Revert to Centralized Substation Automation Systems in the Future
Substation automation system (SAS) is a technological package consisting of hardware and software components that helps grid operators monitor as well as control the grid, both locally and remotely. Azhar Fayyaz, in this article, shares his insights and trends on the key markets that are to revert to centralized substation automation systems in the future.
Battery Supply Chain in Europe – Overview of Raw Materials, Bottlenecks & Solutions
At Battery Tech Europe 2022, PTR’s senior analyst Qutab Baig presented on the transportation industry’s current state and its challenges. Qutab covered CO2 emissions by the sector and the urgency to reduce them. He also discussed the growth and trends in the EV market, highlighting its potential to reduce emissions. Qutab moved on to the chemistry and latest trends of EV batteries in Europe, the demand for battery raw materials in the region, and how it poses supply chain challenges. Finally, Qutab addressed the issue of supply chain disruptions in Europe and proposed possible solutions.
EOPSA Conference 2022 – Onshore Power Supply and Electrified Multimodality
PTR‘s chief commercial officer, Hassan Zaheer was invited to present his insights and vast industry knowledge at EOPSA’s 2022 conference. During his presentation, Hassan highlighted the significance of port decarbonization, expediting installations, and advancing sustainability goals.
Fragile Balance: Designing Carbon Pricing Mechanisms to Nudge the World to Carbon-Neutrality
This report by PTR’s business analyst Amara Ashfaq examines carbon pricing, a popular tool used to address climate change by incentivizing the transition to clean energy. The two primary carbon pricing mechanisms, Emissions Trading Systems (ETS) and Carbon Taxes are explored, along with their implementation and plans for future use. The report examines carbon pricing strategies in fifteen countries worldwide, including the different mechanisms used, government revenues, targeted sectors, and regulation and compliance. Additionally, the report analyzes three cases from various carbon pricing schemes, highlighting key lessons for the successful implementation of carbon pricing mechanisms.
CWIEME – DRY-TYPE TRANSFORMERS MARKET – RENEWABLES & REGULATIONS DRIVING GROWTH
According to Power Technology Research, the global distribution transformers market accounted for USD 7.32 billion in 2020. APAC held the largest market share of 49% (in terms of revenue) which accounted for USD 3.59 billion of this amount in 2020. The APAC region was followed by North America (20%) and Europe (13%) accounting for USD 1.47 billion and USD 0.95 billion, respectively, that year….
Transformer Technology – How Crucial is HVDC for Energy Transition?
In this article, Qutab Baig, a senior analyst at PTR, provides an overview of the HVDC (High Voltage Direct Current) technology landscape in North America and Europe. He emphasizes the crucial role of HVDC technology in enabling the transition toward renewable energy sources and promoting grid stability.
Stable Grids for Clean Energy – Growing FACTS Demand in the GCC
PTR’s senior analyst Qutab Baig wrote a whitepaper for Middle East Energy on the importance of FACTS devices in enabling renewable energy transition and ensuring grid stability against intermittent generation. The paper discusses rising demand for FACTS devices in the Middle East and highlights STATCOMS and Synchronous Condensers as desirable technologies for grid operators and renewable developers. Additionally, alternative solutions like energy storage projects are emerging as replacements for FACTS devices, especially for renewable applications. The paper suggests hydrogen as a dynamic intermittent energy storage source for reactive power compensation systems in the region.
Energy Tech Summit 2022
The Energy Tech Summit 2022 is a hybrid event that took place in Warsaw, Poland from 26-28 April 2022. The conference invited top global energy and mobility investors, government leaders, and entrepreneurs to network and discuss the latest developments in energy and mobility convergence.
Meet Our Team at Hannover Messe 2022
HANNOVER MESSE is the leading knowledge and networking platform for the manufacturing industry, the energy sector, and logistics. Everything about digitalization and sustainability in the industry. This year, you get a chance to meet the team from Power Technology Research at Hannover Messe 2022 and discuss the latest and greatest in the energy sector.
PTR’s Knowledge Partnership with EOPSA
The knowledge partnership between PTR and EOPSA will be about content for topics including Shore side electricity (SSE), Shore Connection, Shore-to-ship Power, Alternative Maritime Power Systems, and Port Electrification in General, Green ports. It will provide our whole community with exclusive articles/analysis, webinars/online panel discussions. We will also be able to offer discounts to our members for their own research with PTR !
T&D World – How Will The Grid Adjust To EV Charging?
With the increase in EVs around the world, the potential for revenue also grows, inciting a wide range of players to tap into that potential and experiment with the overlapping business models. Key players in this regard are utility companies. This article by our senior analyst Rafey Khan discusses how electric utilities are adjusting to the demand for EV charging stations.
Enlit Europe 2021 – Grids Hub – Muhammad Mueed Ul Haq
Our analyst Mueed ul Haq shares his insights on the global substation automation market with a special focus on the trends in the centralized versus distributed utility architecture at Enlit Europe 2021. Watch the full video on YouTube to learn about the latest developments happening in the market
Women In Power Systems: Women Of Note (Efra)
Our senior analyst Efra Usmani gets featured as a Women of Note by Women in Power Systems. Learn more about her background in addition to getting a glimpse into her journey within the power industry.
Middle East Energy 2022-Conference Impressions
The Middle East Energy 2022 event took place in Dubai and PTR enthusiastically participated to gain a sense of what is currently relevant and important in the GCC region. The atmosphere at the show was fantastic with an eagerness from many to keep the momentum going. Additionally, for many of us, it was an excellent opportunity to meet existing and new customers. Overall, this region is growing in importance and PTR will be keeping a close eye on the developments to come.
Growth Potential In The Transformer Market Of Middle East-Africa
The distribution transformer market of the Middle East and Africa accounts for 5% of the global distribution transformer market in terms of revenue. Read our senior analyst Azhar Fayyaz’s thought piece on the growing transformer market in the Middle East and Africa to learn about the latest developments afoot in the region.
Enlit Europe 2021 – Grids Hub – Hassan Zaheer, Power Technology Research
Our Chief Commercial Officer Hassan Zaheer gives his in-depth analysis on the impact of electrification in the transport sector on power grids at Enlit Europe 2021. Watch the full video on YouTube to get the latest insights on the topic.
Webinar: Green Is The New Black – Decarbonizing Ports & Shipping
Ports have an important role to play as decarbonisation hubs for the shipping industry and potentially further afield. They are vital parts of the maritime supply chain that, with changes to infrastructure and enhanced operational efficiency, could turn into supply nodes for alternative fuels and clean power produced on- and offshore, as well as a driving force for a sustainable, blue economy. Join our analyst Mustafa Mirza to learn more about the key projects in Europe and the cross-sector partnerships making them happen, technology and innovation driving decarbonisation, and the regulatory changes to facilitate development.
Women In Power Systems: Women Of Note (Aleezeh)
Our senior team member Aleezeh Saqib gets featured as a Women of Note by Women in Power Systems. Learn more about her background in addition to getting a glimpse into her journey within the power industry.
CWIEME – THE EVER-EVOLVING INDIAN DISTRIBUTION TRANSFORMERS MARKET
Our senior analyst Azhar Fayyaz shares his insights on the Indian distribution transformer market. He discusses the growth drivers instigating the demand for distribution transformers in India as well as the impact of Covid-19 on the market.
Electric Vehicles and Charging Infrastructure Outlook – JP Morgan
PTR is thrilled to announce that our CRO Saqib Saeed shared his vast knowledge on the EV and EVCI outlook at the prestigious JP Morgan EV Battery Summit 2021. His presentation included a detailed examination of the regional as well as key country markets with a special focus on the latest industry trends. Additionally, he highlighted the incentives and policies being implemented in the top EV markets around the world.
CWIEME Advisory Board for 2022
Saqib – the Exec. Director of Research & Consulting at Power Technology Research and Hassan – the Exec. Director of Client Relations & Advisory at Power Technology Research (PTR) have joined CWIEME Advisory Board for 2022 as highly knowledgeable individuals who provide valuable industry insight, advice, feedback and relevant connections, assisting in the on-going development and growth of CWIEME events.
Interview with Advisory Board member Hassan Zaheer
Hassan is the Exec. Director of Client Relations & Advisory at Power Technology Research (PTR). After starting in the power sector around a decade ago, he has been working for various Fortune-500, FTSE-100, DAX-30 and NIKKEI-225 clients, assisting them with global market studies in the power grid sector. In his current role at PTR, he works with clients to support their research requirements, both through custom consulting work and tailored research reports within the Power Grid and New Energy segments.
sbbit.jp – 長期エネルギー貯蔵技術（LDES）とは何か？再エネ活用に欠かせない7つの技術の動向
長期エネルギー貯蔵技術（LDES）の技術開発が世界中で加速しています。 長期間かつ大容量のエネルギー貯蔵技術は、再生可能エネルギーによる不安定な電力供給に対し、安定性と信頼性をもたらし、電力需要の変化により柔軟に対応できるシステムの構築に寄与する可能性があります。この記事では、米国の市場調査会社Power Technology Research（PTR）社発行の市場調査レポ….
Switchgear Content – The Market Research For Medium Voltage Switchgears In The Nordic Countries Despite The Corona Pandemic
PTR was pleased to collaborate with Switchgear Content for a detailed article on the MV switchgear market in Nordics. In this article, our Analyst Aleezeh Shahid analyses the key market trends along with the competitive landscape of Nordics MV switchgear market. Switchgear Content has emerged as a great resource for anyone who wants to deep-dive into all thing’s switchgear.
Transformers Magazine – CWIEME Transformer Day – Post-event impressions
CWIEME Transformer Day is a specialized digital event focusing on the transformers and components of trans formers, held every year, in addition to the “in-person” CWIEME events. This year’s digital event, held on 22 June 2021, focused on a wide range of topics from the global transformers market and the growth drivers to the use of Wide Band Gap (WGB) semiconductors in the industry and innovations in the transformers space….
ReVision – EV充電、オフピーク時への需要シフトで数十億米ドル規模のコスト削減目指す
eモビリティ分野の市場調査を精力的に実施しているPower Technology Research社（本社米国）が、電気自動車（EV）向け充電設備市場に関する調査をまとめた。同社の調査によると、EV充電市場では、交流（AC）充電から直流（DC）急速充電への移行が進んでいる。EV市場では当初、AC充電器が主流であったが、直近の10年間（2010年〜2020年）では、夜間のAC普通充電からDC急速充電へのシフトが顕著だ……
CWIEME – Transformer Market and Component Developments
An exclusive preview of PTR’s whitepaper on the developments in the global transformer and components market. The webinar will cover the latest trends and growth areas for the industry – ranging from renewables integration, mineral oil alternatives, digitalization, solid-state transformers, and global market sizing, with some deep-dive analysis on key countries in each region. The white paper will be released following the webinar.
Transformers Magazine – GCC transformers market: Is the region still an attractive market for manufacturers?
GCC market has been having its ups and downs in the last few years. What used to be one of the most attractive T&D equipment markets might be losing its high place in the eyes of international manufacturers. A big part of it has to do with the region’s dependency on oil revenues, which, in the last few years, have not been stable…
T&D World – Germany’s Evolving Grid Infrastructure Market: Challenges and Opportunities
In the pursuit of achieving a complete nuclear phase-out — a policy launched in 2017 and scheduled to end in 2022 — and reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions to a significantly low level, Germany is looking at new challenges in terms of maintaining stable grid infrastructure. With this ongoing decommissioning of nuclear power plants, Germany’s main source of generation …..
Transformer Technology – MV Transformer Bushings: Global Technology and Market Trends
Once again Hassan Zaheer and his team deliver, this time with Azhar Fayyaz’s report on the global trends for the middle voltage bushings market. But Azhar goes beyond mere reporting of numbers, providing great insight and information on bushings themselves, and how differing technologies create differing results. As a reliability professional, as well as transformer advocate, I greatly appreciate this welcome approach…
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With the year coming to an end, and the new year approaching, we are making plans for the year that is coming and we are embracing new challenges and ventures, but we want to give credit to the projects we had the privilege to work on.
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The Impact of EVs & Renewables on Transformer Demand – Thursday, 24th March 2022. Register now!
World Hydrogen 2022 – Monday, 9th May 2022.
ees Europe / The smarter E Europe 2022 – Wednesday, 11th May
Power2Drive Europe – Wednesday, 11th May 2022
Hannover Messe 22 – Monday, 30th May 2022
European Mobility Expo 2022 – Tuesday, 07th June 2022
Electric & Hybrid Marine Expo Europe – Tuesday, 21st June 2022
Webinar: National Hydrogen Strategies and Frameworks – H2 as a Clean Energy Vector- 25th August 2022
Europe Battery Tech 2022, 17th to 18th August 2022
CIGRE 2022 – Monday, 29th August 2022
Enlit Europe 2022 – Tuesday, 29th November 2022
eMove360 Europe – Wednesday, 05th October 2022