The article suggests worked out the methodology of the choice of the innovative strategy for the development of an power engineering companies and defines its main stages. Authors mark out characteristics of each stage taking into account branch-wise specific of power engineering companies. They produce results of calculations on each stage by the example «IRKUTSKENERGO». In the article authors analyze characteristics of methods for calculations on power engineering companies. They emphasize merits of the methodology of the choice of the innovative strategy for the development of power engineering companies.
Keywords: power engineering, acceptance of decision, analytical hierarchy method, principal components method, pair compensation method