Tag: predictions

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

10 5G predictions for 2023 (Reader Forum)

January 17, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

It sometimes seems like we’ve been talking about 5G forever; yet ask Communications Service Providers (CSPs), vendors and other industry stakeholders, and you’ll hear the same refrain: we’re only at the beginning of this journey. With 5G coverage now blanketing […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

4 Predictions for Blockchain in Energy in 2018

March 5, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

Blockchain dominated 2017. Even the energy sector couldn’t escape its grasp; it seemed that every day a new company entered the blockchain-in-energy space, raised millions via an initial coin offering, or deployed a new peer-to-peer energy trading pilot. Veterans of […]

Health & Insurance

Health care to comprise 20% of the US economy by 2025

February 27, 2017

Via: Healthcare Economist

That is the conclusion reacted by CMS’ Office of the Actuary.  As published in a recent Health Affairs article: Under current law, national health expenditures are projected to grow at an average annual rate of 5.6 percent for 2016–25 and represent 19.9 percent […]

Other Utilities

NARUC after Trump: Utility regulators see a ‘whole new world’ for fossil fuels

November 17, 2016

Via: Utility Dive

In an industry that values predictability, Trump’s election threw a number of power sector expectations into question. Whereas the paradigm in the utility industry previously pointed to Clean Power Plan compliance and deeper decarbonization, Trump has disavowed human causation on […]