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
Non-vapor Compression, LGWP Refrigerant Technologies, and a Reduced Carbon Footprint are Overarching Trends for the Future
Region : North AmericaThe technologies under evaluation fall into the following broad categories: advanced vapor compression, advanced heat exchangers, emerging non-vapor compression, and integration of energy storage and air conditioning. Within these broad categories, multiple technologies under development have been analyzed. Some of the over-arching themes across th...
Value-added Services and Predictive Analytics to Drive Differentiation
Region : North AmericaThe North American market for low pressure membrane systems in water and wastewater applications is poised for consistent growth over the forecast period. Regional issues concerning water scarcity and irregular supply of water have led to a focus on recycling and reuse, which drives investment in wastewater solutions. Membrane systems have also rea...
Adopting a Traditional Approach Rather than a Collaborative Approach to Project Management is the Main Reason for Sub-par Project Efficiency
Region : North AmericaThis research service offers in-depth understanding of the practices, challenges, process influencers, and opportunities pertaining to intelligent building (IB) design and implementation. The concept of IBDI processes was examined from the perspectives of building owners, occupants, vendors, service providers, and industry associations. It was foun...
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...
Implementation of IoT to Drive Market Growth
Region : North AmericaThe North American market for swimming pool treatment systems is expected to experience increasing growth through the forecast period. Factors surrounding efficient and simple systems, smart technology and controls, and regulated upgrades drive the market. These drivers facilitate a significant progress toward next-generation swimming pools. United...
Digitalization, Analytics, Smart Assets, and Materials Key Toward Smart Construction
Region : North AmericaDigital transformation journey has to be adopted in order to stay competitive. The building and construction industry productivity in general is largely left behind, compared to other industries, due to the slow digital transformation movement. Poor planning, lack of automation, insufficient communication, inadequate risk management, and unsophisti...
LED Technology and Connected Lighting will be the Primary Pillars of the Market by 2023
Region : North AmericaThe North American lighting equipment market is currently in the growth stage and is expected to witness healthy growth between 2016 and 2023. High rate of growth in the LED technology landscape is also tempered by falling revenue in Non-LED applications and falling prices of LED products. Operational cost savings achieved through adoption of energ...
Energy Recovery and Add-on Technologies to Boost Growth
Region : North AmericaThe North American market for biosolids production is expected to grow consistently in the medium to long term. Factors surrounding greater levels of urbanization, population growth, and an increasing acceptance of biosolids products and facilities drive the market. These drivers underpin a greater shift in this industry as wastewater treatment fac...
Industrial Verticals to Stimulate Growth
Region : North AmericaThe North American market for membrane bioreactors (MBR) is sizeable and an important region in global terms. Despite its large size, there are still further opportunities with many recently completed municipal projects in the United States. The municipal market is a bulwark in the MBR landscape, but there are also strong growth opportunities in al...
Partnerships between OEMs, Technology Providers, and Utilities are Vital for Next Phase of Market Evolution
Region : North AmericaThe Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS) is an exciting market in North America that is poised for healthy growth for the next 5 years. BEMS is primarily driven by the trend of high peak demand charges, customers’ commitment towards sustainability, and state incentives for buildings installed with energy management systems. The market will b...