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
Connected Street Lighting to Create a ‘Multi Service Platform’ for Smart City Applications
Region : GlobalUpgrading public street lights to LED lights alone is not enough to achieve desirable energy savings. Therefore networked, adaptive street lighting solutions have emerged as a leading smart city application. Although replacing existing street lights with LED lamps could cut down cities' electricity costs by 50%, networking these LEDs can deliver ad...
Resilience, Water Security, and Cyber Security Will be Key Themes for Utilities in the Future
Region : EuropeUtilities have realised that what was applicable a few decades ago is not relevant to the current situation, as various factors control the operation. It is highly critical for utilities to deliver high-quality water, with no supply interruption while protecting the health and wellness of its customers. Utilities have to work on making informed dec...
Software is Transforming the Industry, Where More than 60% of Start-ups Provide Software-based Solutions, Optimising Building Performance
Region : GlobalThe homes and buildings (H&B) industry continues to evolve, driven by transformational technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT), data analytics, cloud, artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, and edge intelligence. These technologies are significantly impacting the connected homes, LED lighting, building energy management, and demand respons...
Cost Efficiency, Standardization, Long-term Partnerships and Technology Adoption are Key Trends
Region : Asia PacificThe Asia-Pacific integrated facilities management (IFM) market is witnessing stable growth, primarily supported by rapid growth and development of facilities management (FM) in developing markets, but offset by lower growth in mature markets. High construction activity and booming end-user sectors, coupled with the growing outsourcing culture and a...
Innovative Technologies and Business Models are Key to Visionary Growth
Region : Asia PacificThe Asia-Pacific (APAC) water technology market, comprised of equipment and software products required for the treatment, distribution, and monitoring of water and wastewater (WWW) treatment plants and network used by municipal and industrial end users, is growing steadily driven by region-wide improvements in environmental regulations and investme...
Jun 2018This edition of the Inside R&D TOE depicts developments associated with smartphone-based food pathogen detection, gut microbe study, and neural networks. It also focuses on innovations in water treatment and carbon dioxide capture. Inside R&D TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations that are in research and development in vir...USD 250.00Read More
HVAC and Lighting Will Be the Primary Pillars of the Market by 2024
Region : North AmericaThe North American energy saving and performance contracting market is currently in the growth stage and is expected to witness healthy growth between 2017 and 2024. The market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.34% between 2017 and 2024. A high rate of growth is due to the government support and policy initiatives toward energy performance contrac...
Technological Adoption, Reliability, and Effectiveness of Service Solutions are Key Differentiators
Region : Asia PacificThe facilities management (FM) competitive landscape in Australia is mature yet highly competitive. The high outsourcing rate and mature end-user sectors continue to position the Australian market attractively to service providers. The domestic market is led by several established service providers, most of which observed strong performances during...
Jun 2018This edition of the Inside R&D TOE depicts trends in a series of developments associated with smart windows, biofuels, and construction waste recycling. It also focuses on innovations in ergonomics and 3D printed corneas for transplantation. Inside R&D TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations that are in research and developme...USD 250.00Read More
ASEAN-6 and Australia Facilities Management Quarterly Trends—Top Trends and Recommendations, Q1 2018
Data Analytics Services and Energy Management on the Rise
Region : Asia PacificFacilities Management (FM) can be defined as the services associated with running or maintaining a facility, such as janitorial, engineering, security, environmental, landscaping, and other related services. The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is a mix of mature and developing markets for FM, with the developing nations recording higher growth rates in ...