Distribution Automation (DA) includes different technologies and protocols such as processors, sensors, switches and communication that monitor and control electric distribution system without human involvement. It increases distribution system’s efficiency by energy and system loss saving, increases distribution system’s reliability by decreasing frequency and duration of power outages and also increases flexibility by enabling higher penetration of distributed energy resources. Distribution automation increases utilization and efficiency of distribution system and also enables cost-effective penetration of DER (Distributed energy resources) as an option to build central generating stations.

The report includes segmentation of distribution automation market by type, end user, and by geography. Further, it provides current and forecast market size by revenue for the aforementioned categories. Cross sectional analysis for type and geography segments is a part of the scope. Factors influencing and inhibiting the growth of market have been analyzed. Porter’s five forces analysis offers insights on market competition.

This study includes profile of key players in the market and the strategies adopted by them to sustain the competition. Recent developments and barriers of the market will help emerging players to design their strategies in an effective manner. The study is expected to help key players of distribution automation market in formulating and developing their strategies.

Distribution automation market by type

  • Monitoring and control devices
  • Power quality and efficiency devices
  • Switching and power reliability devices

Distribution automation market by End user

  • Industrial segment
  • Commercial segment
  • Residential segment

Distribution automation market by Geography

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Rest of the World