"Smart Grid Policy Handbook 2021” is the latest policy report from GlobalData, which offers comprehensive information on major policies governing smart grid in several countries. The report covers eighteen key countries and the EU, providing the current scenario and future plans in implementing smart grid technology, giving a fair idea of overall growth potential of the smart grid industry in each of these countries, and also globally. Countries covered in the handbook include – the US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, China, Japan, Australia, South Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, India, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, France, Spain, Germany, and UK. The report discusses the net-metering policy, and smart meter roll out in these countries. Advanced metering infrastructure, microgrid, smart cities, time of use pricing, communication protocols, and electric vehicle charging infrastructure are among the other topics covered in the report. The report uses data and information sourced from industry associations, government websites, and statutory bodies.


The report provides comprehensive coverage of key smart grid initiatives and policies in the major countries. Topics covered in the handbook include -

  • Advanced metering Infrastructure (AMI)
  • Microgrid
  • Smart cities
  • Net metering
  • Time of use (TOU) pricing
  • Communication protocol for smart grid
  • Important agencies dealing with smart grid
  • Electric vehicle charging infrastructure
  • Energy management systems (EMS)
  • Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G)
  • Demand Response
  • Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Electricity Trading

Reasons To Buy

The report will allow you to -

  • Develop business strategies using specific insights into policy decisions
  • Identify opportunities and challenges in exploiting the smart grid markets
  • Compare the level of support provided to different smart grid technologies in different countries
  • Increase future revenue and profitability with the help of insights into future opportunities and critical success factors in the smart grid market