# 2017 State of the Electric Utility Survey Report

The results are in! For years, we’ve been told that the rise of alternative energy technologies would drastically change the way electric utilities do business, and Utility Dive’s latest survey confirms the transformation is in full swing. But while most in the sector agree that means the utility business model has to change, exactly how is up for debate.

In Utility Dive’s annual report on the state of the electric utility in 2017, we surveyed over 600 electric utility executives to better understand the differing perspectives on this period of change.

Download now for an in-depth look at these survey results and insights into the state and future of the electric utility business.