Winds of change? Why offshore wind might be the next big thing
Falling costs and rising acceptance are promising signs, but the industry needs to keep improving.
Three game changers for energy
New sources, mobility, and industry fragmentation are set to disrupt the system.
Efficienza energetica - L’Italia taglia il 25% di bolletta petrolifera
Uno studio della McKinsey ha calcolato che, al livello mondiale, la rivoluzione tecnologica in corso può innescare un vorticoso taglio di costi che, nell’ipotesi più virtuosa, può assommare all...
Rethinking the oil and gas organization
Organizational choices made during a time of resource scarcity need reexamination when the cycle turns.
Energia da sole e vento, la corsa verso il futuro
Da un lato si va verso energia più pulita e verso più efficienza nel suo utilizzo, dall’altro nel prossimo ventennio la popolazione aumenterà di 1,5 miliardi e il Pil crescerà del 50%: in qualche...
The future of second-generation biomass
To make bioconversion commercially competitive, the industry needs swift advances.
Energy 2050: Insights from the ground up
How will the world satisfy its need for energy? McKinsey research offers a perspective.
How solar energy can (finally) create value
The market for solar power is growing faster than ever, but profitability has been lagging. The keys to improvement are better capital and operational efficiency.
How analytics can improve asset management in electric-power networks
New technologies and advanced computational methods can help transmission and distribution companies save money, reduce risk, and improve the reliability of their critical assets.
The future is now: How to win the resource revolution
Although resource strains have lessened, new technology will disrupt the commodities market in myriad ways.
The new economics of energy storage
Energy storage can make money right now. Finding the opportunities requires digging into real-world data.
Five strategies to transform the oil and gas supply chain
Companies in the oil and gas supply chain have gone from boom to bust in the past two years. Here are five strategies oil-field service and equipment companies are exploring to adjust to the...
Is peak oil demand in sight?
Our latest research suggests lower long-term growth in demand for oil than previously forecast. This warrants a fresh, critical look at energy investments.
Reti intelligenti e sistemi gps, business più ricco col digitale
Le utility alle prese con nuove prospettive di mercato grazie all’innovazione. Ma secondo McKinsey i servizi all’avanguardia devono mettere sempre al primo posto il cliente.
The digital utility: New opportunities and challenges
Many utilities see the digital revolution as a threat to their business model, but massive opportunities await those able to transform themselves ahead of the curve.