Coupled with technological advances, these changes lead to important shifts in how we produce, deliver and consume energy resources throughout the world.

Understanding what lies ahead is the first step toward ensuring that our power infrastructure is green, flexible and reliable. Having this knowledge will allow us to adapt and invest wisely in order to ensure that our networks will be able to support our needs for years to come.

To better understand what to expect in the years ahead, we spoke with our power and energy leaders about the trends, challenges and other developments that keep our clients awake at night. The discussions were driven by three main themes: decarbonization, grid flexibility and grid reliability – three interconnected themes that influence each other.