For U.S. energy and utilities companies, 2019 is shaping up to be a positive year, supported by sound economic fundamentals. Organizations that have invested in efforts to drive greater operational efficiencies are starting to see bottom-line benefits. Even the regulatory environment for energy and utilities companies is a bit more accommodating than it has been in recent years.
But this is no time to get comfortable or complacent. Instead, it’s an ideal opportunity to recognize and take stock of the powerful underlying forces that are transforming the industry. Ultimately, the organizations that are able to best navigate these issues will come out on top.