Frost & Sullivan’s Environment and Water program area includes environmental and water technologies & services, both municipal and industrial, as well as waste to energy and recycling
Corporations and governments are increasing their awareness and activity around mitigating environmental issues, trying to find ways to ensure clean air and water while still growing businesses and economies. New technical solutions can help reduce usage and wastes through smart Water and smart metering for example, which will extend into pumping stations, municipal water, and wastewater treatment infrastructure. Recycling and resource recovery opportunities will be central across several segments as well to help create a stronger business case beyond regulatory compliance. And new opportunities around growing freshwater demand and concerns will help drive markets such as desalination and fracking water remediation
30 Mar 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Regional Plans to Achieve Self-sufficiency and In-country Local Value Addition Creating Growth Opportunities
Globally, governments and private industries are finding innovative methods to shift to circular economy models for sustainable growth. Circular economy models aim to maximize resource value and eliminate waste by improving the design of materials, products, systems, and businesses. Large organizations that are redevising their business strategies ...
17 Mar 2021  |  Europe
Renewed Outsourcing and Technical Services to Drive Recovery of the German Facility Management Market, Forecast to 2025
Growth Opportunities to Prepare Participants for Success After the Pandemic
Germany is the second-largest market for FM in Europe (after the UK) and is one of the fastest growing markets. It will present strong opportunities to incumbent suppliers, as well as attract new entrants from outside the country. The German FM market has the highest potential among all European markets but is underpenetrated due to high reliance o...
15 Mar 2021  |  Europe
Future Growth Potential Energized by Innovative Business Models and Sustainability-driven Value-added Offerings
This research explores growth opportunities in the European home automation systems market and the possibility of the European Renovation Wave strategy accelerating the demand for such products. The research analyses key drivers and restraints that influence market growth, key country-level trends and market measurements, competitive landscape, and...
04 Feb 2021  |  Global
Growth Strategies Fueled by Accelerated Integration of Health, Safety, and Security Features in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
The global building automation market has been experiencing an upswing during the last few years driven by increasing awareness about building optimization, energy efficiency, smart and green advancements, and the rise of smart city initiatives. The 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, however, has both accelerated the need for building automation systems and c...
01 Feb 2021  |  Global
Circular Economy and Growing Scarcity of Materials with Intrinsic Value to Transform the Global WEEE Recycling Market
Proliferation of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) and Related Information Technology Asset Disposal (ITAD) Strategies to Drive Growth Opportunities
Sustainable living, green environment, zero waste goals, zero carbon emissions, and circular economy are gradually becoming key themes in the agendas of governments and private organizations the world over. As economies progressed with rapid industrialization, globalization, technological innovations, better standards of living and improved consume...
22 Jan 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
The Shift from Price to Value-based Bundled Contracts Drive Growth Opportunities
Facility management (FM) is gaining traction in the GCC, as more end users have begun to appreciate the impact FM has on the bottom line; energy management is now being incorporated into FM Contracts. Besides, the use of sophisticated assets means that they will require higher quality and standards of asset management. With mega events, such as t...
08 Jan 2021  |  Global
This edition of the Industrial Bioprocessing TOE features information on the production of bio-jet fuel and algal oil from microalgae, development of catalytic hydrocracking technology for generation of aviation fuel from waste cooking oil, and development of catalytic graphene-based bioreactors for conversion of lignocellulosic biomass into biofue...
24 Dec 2020  |  Global
Emission regulation and environmental awareness driving R&D activities in waste incineration technologies for improved operational efficiency and lesser environmental impact
Increasingly stringent emission regulations and growing environmental awareness has been driving widespread adoption of clean energy solutions adhering to low carbon protocols. On the other side, growing urbanization and industrialization across the globe, which has led towards growth in consumption of goods, and materials, has resulted in a waste ...
23 Dec 2020  |  Global
Technology development focusing on sustainable degradation pathways for managing plastic waste
The omnipresent influence of plastics in modern lifestyle has led to the production of about 300 million tons of fossil fuel-based plastics annually, according to the UN. About half of the total plastics produced till date are thrown away after a single use, and about 60% of the waste ends up in landfills or accumulates in the environment. It is pr...
21 Dec 2020  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Technology Strategy Based on AI and Robotics to Deliver More Efficient FM Services
Although the COVID-19 pandemic has devastated the global economy, the GCC facilities management (FM) market has been among the lesser impacted industries. This study covers the reasons why and offers the results of Frost & Sullivans extensive engagement survey (in collaboration with MEFMA) of key industry players active in the region. In particular...