Welcome to U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service’s Global Energy industry webpage. It provides the most recent market research, trade leads and event information in the Oil & Gas, Coal, Power Generation, and Renewable Energy industries.
Energy is the vital force powering our U.S. business including manufacturing, the transportation of goods and U.S. service offerings through the transferring of our technical expertise both in America and to economies worldwide. With an estimated $500 billion dollars spent on energy annually in the U.S., energy supply and demand continue to play a pivotal role in our national security and the economic output of our nation. To maintain this important sector of the U.S. economy, the U.S. Commercial Service strives to provide assistance that's aimed at increasing the industry’s global competitiveness.
Our worldwide team of Global Energy Specialists is prepared to assist in increasing your export sales. U.S. Points of Contact are available to discuss your international business needs.
San Antonio, January 28-30, 2014
DistribuTECH is the utility industry’s leading annual T&D event, covering automation and control systems, demand response, advanced metering, T&D system operation and reliability, power delivery equipment, data analytics, commercial and industrial energy management technology, and water utility technology. The U.S. Commercial Service International Business Center (IBC) at DistribuTECH will offer U.S. companies with free export counseling with Foreign Commercial Service representatives based in Asia, Europe, Latin America, Africa, and the Middle East. In addition, the IBC will include Country Market Briefings, B2B matchmaking services, and international business development consultations. For additional information, click on the hyperlink above, or contact Shannon Fraser at Shannon.Fraser@trade.gov .
POWER-GEN Brasil, HydroVision Brasil & DistribuTECH Brasil
São Paulo, Brasil, October 21-23, 2014
Co-located events, POWER-GEN Brasil, HydroVision Brasil and DistribuTECH Brasil provide a strategic platform for information exchange, networking and new business development for the power generation market. With Brazil facing a need for a massive expansion of its energy and power sectors to keep pace with the demands of economic growth, these co-located events have technical conferences that will address key issues and hot topics, plus feature an exhibition showcasing hundreds of products and services from leading equipment manufacturers and suppliers.
For more information, click on the hyperlink above, or contact Igly Serafim at Igly.Serafim@trade.gov
Cologne, Germany, June 3-5, 2014
Why you should be at POWER-GEN Europe this year
For more information, click on the hyperlink above, or contact Marta.Haustein@trade.gov
The Latest Developments in the European Energy Market:
|Smart Grid Trade Mission to the United Kingdom -- Architectural/Constr./Engineering SVC, Computer Software, Computer Services, Electronic Commerce, Electrical Power Systems, Environmental Technologies, Renewable Energy Eq., Telecommunications Eq.|
The United States Department of Commerce International Trade Administration's (ITA) U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service (USFCS) in London is organizing a Smart Grid Trade Mission to the United Kingdom, October 15-17, 2012.
The Smart Grid Trade Mission offers a timely and cost-effective means for U.S. firms to engage with key stakeholders and to enter the promising UK market for smart grid equipment, technology and services. Target sectors holding high potential for U.S exporters include: smart meters and advanced metering infrastructure; communication and data management software and services; grid optimization technologies; demand response and control systems; cyber security software and services; transmission and distribution equipment; automation technologies; and consumer engagement platforms and services.
With a focus on connecting U.S. companies with the major players in the UK electricity sector, this mission will provide critical market information and will help participants establish business and government contacts who are involved in smart grid and energy efficiency projects in the United Kingdom. The three-day agenda will include meetings with high-level national government officials and industry leaders; briefings on the UK market and the wider European Union market; site visits; seminars; and networking opportunities in and around the London area.
|Andrew Bennett, Energy/Environment|
International Trade Specialist
|Claudia Colombo, London|
Phone: +44 (0)20 7894 0443
|Richard Stanbridge, London|
Senior Commercial Specialist
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7894 0437