Research and Markets: 2015 Technology Convergence Scenarios

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/j2nk8s/2015_technology) has announced the addition of the "2015 Technology Convergence Scenarios" report to their offering.

Convergence Scenario Examples using the top 50 technologies generated by Technical Insights in 2015.

Market Challenges & Opportunities:

Challenges:

- Increasing intermittent energy production from expanding renewable energy sources such as solar and wind.

- Inefficient utilization of energy, including losses from electricity transmission.

- Balancing electricity supply and demand.

- High capital costs for consumers who wish to reduce their dependence on the electricity grid.

- Current public utility regulations that are not conducive for customers to self-produce electricity and connect with the grid.

Opportunities:

- Coupling onsite renewable energy sources such as solar and wind with efficient energy storage systems such as lithium batteries.

- Optimizing localized energy generation, particularly renewable energy.

- Incorporating active demand management technologies into microgrids.

- Feed-in-tariffs enable consumers to earn income from selling excess energy produced, increasing payback opportunities.

- Reform of public utility regulations and restructuring of utility operations.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Future Utility

2. Connected Farming

3. Blind Man's Guide

4. Automated Decision Making

5. Next Generation Connected Care

6. Seventh Sense

7. Neuroprosthetics-based Body Suit

8. Augmented Reality-Based Surgery

9. Virtual Education-as-a-Service

10. Augmented Reality for Enhanced User Experience

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/j2nk8s/2015_technology

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Sector: Computing and Technology

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Computing and Technology