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Distribution Automation Market Analysis

  • Report ID: GMI6920
  • Published Date: Oct 2023
  • Report Format: PDF

Distribution Automation Market Analysis

Distribution Automation Market Size, By Communication, 2021 - 2032, (USD Billion)

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The wired distribution automation industry is set to grow at a rate of over 9% through 2032. The need for real-time monitoring, fault detection, and grid management are driving the adoption of wired communication solutions. These technologies, including fiber optics and Ethernet-based networks, offer low latency and high reliability, ensuring the efficient operation of distribution grids. Additionally, the integration of wired communication with advanced sensors and automation systems is enhancing grid resilience and performance.

Distribution Automation Market Share, By Component, 2022

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The field devices held a market share of over 42% in 2022. The adoption of these advanced field devices has been driven by the increasing emphasis on grid modernization, the integration of renewable energy sources, and the need for better grid resilience and reliability. As the energy industry continues to evolve, with the growing deployment of renewable energy and electric vehicles, the demand for innovative field devices within the distribution automation ecosystem is expected to fuel substantial market growth, offering utilities and industries the tools they need to manage and optimize their distribution networks effectively.

Public utilities, responsible for supplying electricity to residential, commercial, and industrial consumers, have been keen to enhance the efficiency and reliability of their power distribution systems. Distribution automation technologies offer them a means to achieve these objectives. Public utilities have increasingly invested in smart grid solutions, including advanced sensors, intelligent switches, and communication networks, to monitor and control their distribution networks more effectively. As public utilities continue to prioritize modernization and sustainability in their operations, the distribution automation market is expected to see sustained growth, with utilities leveraging these technologies to provide more reliable and efficient electricity services to their customers while adapting to the evolving energy landscape.

Asia Pacific Distribution Automation Market Size, 2021 - 2032, (USD Billion)

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Asia Pacific distribution automation was worth USD 4.5 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to reach USD 15 billion by 2032. Rapid urbanization and population growth in the region have led to a surge in energy demand, prompting utilities to turn to distribution automation for more efficient and reliable power distribution in densely populated areas. Additionally, the integration of renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind power, is on the rise, and distribution automation technologies play a pivotal role in seamlessly incorporating these intermittent sources into the grid while maintaining stability.

The expanding industrial sector further fuels the demand for distribution automation as industries seek to optimize their energy consumption. Moreover, environmental concerns, technological advancements, grid resilience needs, and the pursuit of greater energy efficiency are all contributing to the remarkable growth in the Asia-Pacific region.

Authors: Ankit Gupta, Vishal Saini

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of distribution automation was worth USD 16 billion in 2023 and is set to exceed USD 41.3 billion by 2032, owing to the ongoing efforts of governmental entities across the globe to integrate smart technologies across the grid network.

The field devices segment held more than 42% share of the distribution automation market in 2022 and is expected to witness expansion through 2032, driven by the increasing emphasis on grid modernization and integration of renewable energy sources.

Asia Pacific distribution automation market size exceeded USD 4.5 billion in 2022 and is poised to surpass USD 15 billion by 2032, driven by the rapid urbanization and population growth in the region.

ABB, Siemens, Eaton, Schneider Electric, GE, Cisco, TRILLIANT HOLDINGS INC, Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation, Itron Inc., Hitachi, Ltd., and NovaTech, LLC.

Distribution Automation Market Scope

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 17
  • Tables & Figures: 360
  • Countries covered: 19
  • Pages: 295
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