Plaut – a partner for power supply companies (PSC) on their way to efficiency enhance-ments.
Numerous power companies – only in Germany there are way above 1.000 – are contesting for customers. In the course of this energy suppliers are even more under pressure: considering the further increasing competition at concurrent increased change readiness of private and business customers. As it is generally known, special contract customers bargain about energy prices right up to decimal places. The consequence: energy suppliers have to noticeably improve their efficiency.
Also network providers are, however, increasingly exposed to massive economic pressure: on the one hand substantial investments for network expansions arise, especially for transmission networks. On the other hand the incentive regulation restricts the scope for enhancements of use-of-system charges.
This is not really different from energy producers: in the light of required renaturations of power plants or new constructions of environmentally more sustainable power plants they have to cope with wide-ranging investment decisions. They also require an effective Controlling of measures to not put their profitability at risk in the future.