Western Area Power Administration - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Apr, 2016 |    No of Pages: 31 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Western Area Power Administration - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company's history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company's key employees, key competitors and major products and services.

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Scope

- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy - GlobalData's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives' employment history.
- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.

Highlights

Western Area Power Administration (Western) is a federal agency under the US Department of Energy (DOE). It markets, distributes and transmits electric power. The agency transmits power from power plants operated by the Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, International Boundary and Water Commission and Navajo Generating Station coal-fired plant. Western sells wholesale power to a wide range of customers including municipalities, cooperatives, public utility and irrigation districts, federal and state agencies, investor-owned utilities and native American tribes, among others. The administration serves customers in western and central states of the US. Western is headquartered in Lakewood, Colorado, the US.

Western Area Power Administration Key Recent Developments

Dec 18, 2015: Western, SMUD begin environmental review of California transmission project
Oct 01, 2015: Western, Basin, Heartland join Southwest Power Pool
Sep 02, 2015: Western to purchase renewable energy certificates for Federal agencies
Aug 26, 2015: Streamlined environmental process to help accelerate wind project development in Midwest
Aug 20, 2015: Navy Signs Agreement for Largest Purchase of Renewable Energy by Federal Entity

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Western Area Power Administration - Key Facts 5
Western Area Power Administration - Key Employees 6
Western Area Power Administration - Key Employee Biographies 7
Western Area Power Administration - Major Products and Services 8
Western Area Power Administration - History 9
Western Area Power Administration - Company Statement 12
Western Area Power Administration - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 - Company Analysis 14
Western Area Power Administration - Business Description 14
Western Area Power Administration - Corporate Strategy 15
Western Area Power Administration - SWOT Analysis 16
SWOT Analysis - Overview 16
Western Area Power Administration - Strengths 16
Strength - Diverse Set of Customers 16
Strength - Operational Network 16
Western Area Power Administration - Weaknesses 17
Weakness - Aging of Electrical Equipment 17
Weakness - Capital Funding 17
Western Area Power Administration - Opportunities 18
Opportunity - Renewable Energy Market 18
Opportunity - Prospects for Growth in Demand for Electricity: the US 18
Opportunity - Asset Management 18
Western Area Power Administration - Threats 19
Threat - Compliance with Regulations 19
Threat - Limitations Due to Seasonality 19
Threat - Operational Risks 19
Western Area Power Administration - Key Competitors 20
Section 3 - Company's Recent Developments 21
Dec 18, 2015: Western, SMUD begin environmental review of California transmission project 21
Oct 01, 2015: Western, Basin, Heartland join Southwest Power Pool 22
Sep 02, 2015: Western to purchase renewable energy certificates for Federal agencies 23
Aug 26, 2015: Streamlined environmental process to help accelerate wind project development in Midwest 24
Aug 20, 2015: Navy Signs Agreement for Largest Purchase of Renewable Energy by Federal Entity 25
Jul 17, 2015: Western seeks comments on proposed CA transmission project 26
May 13, 2015: AECOM Prepares Landmark Environmental Impact Statement for Major TransWest Express Power Transmission Project 27
May 07, 2015: CartoPac and EDM Implement Transmission Line Inspection Software Solution for Western Area Power Administration 28
Apr 30, 2015: Final Environmental Impact Statement for TransWest Express available 29
Apr 23, 2015: US officials to accelerate wind farm review process in six states 30
Section 4 - Appendix 31
Methodology 31
About GlobalData 31
Contact Us 31
Disclaimer 31

List of Tables
Western Area Power Administration, Key Facts 5
Western Area Power Administration, Key Employees 6
Western Area Power Administration, Key Employee Biographies 7
Western Area Power Administration, Major Products and Services 8
Western Area Power Administration, History 9
Western Area Power Administration, Other Locations 13
Western Area Power Administration, Key Competitors 20


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