Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 236,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$25.5 billion for the fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2011.
The Accenture Utilities industry group works with more than 200 utilities in over 30 countries and serves 80 percent of the 2011 Global Fortune 500 utilities. Accenture helps utilities achieve high performance by identifying and delivering business improvements across the utilities value chain. Over the past 30 years, we have gained a deep understanding of utility industry best practices and have built a global, world-leading utilities business encompassing 10,000 people supporting Accenture utility clients around the world.
One of Accenture’s key focus areas in the utility industry is in helping our clients with the transformation to a smarter grid. With 100 smart grid projects in over 20 countries, Accenture is at the forefront of the world’s smart grid evolution. From generation to in-home energy management, from strategic blueprints to operational data analytics, and from the board room to the operations center, Accenture offers the world-leading expertise and project accelerators that utilities need to frame their vision of a smarter grid and then achieve its many benefits.
For more information, visit www.accenture.com/utilities.