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Navigant Research's Smart Buildings program focuses on the design, construction, and maintenance of highly efficient commercial and residential buildings. Research areas include energy management systems, automation and control technologies, energy efficient technologies, and green building practices including design, materials, certification programs, and construction technologies. Smart city developments are also included in the research program. The Smart Buildings program covers key market opportunities for each area, including a detailed assessment of key industry players, emerging business models, and the public policy and regulatory environment related to smart buildings and smart cities.
Smart Buildings Research Services
Navigant Research’s Building Energy Management Research Service examines the global market for building energy management systems hardware, software, and services, along with trends in new product offerings, new technologies, business models and business strategies, and key industry players. Market forecasts in the service include total revenue growth for systems and services on a global and regional basis, as well as segmentation by software, services, and hardware spending, along with projections for the leading market segments by building type for each region.
Navigant Research’s Building Automation Systems Research Service analyzes the global market for commercial building automation and management systems including security and access, HVAC controls, fire and life safety, building management systems, and lighting controls. The service examines current market conditions along with an assessment of the competitive landscape and technology issues that will affect the adoption and success of these systems. Market forecasts are provided by segment for seven global regions, and key industry players are profiled in depth.
The Energy Efficient Lighting Research Service examines the key factors that are influencing the market for energy efficient lighting around the world: trends in energy codes, rebate and subsidy programs, sustainability/green certifications, raw material supply issues, and geopolitical influences in developing and developed nations, to name a few. The service analyzes the influence of industry structure, key applications, and the many technology issues involved in the decision to specify various lighting technologies and intelligent lighting control systems. Comprehensive unit and dollar forecasts are included, segmented by application, lamp type/LED, luminaires, and geographic region.
The Smart Building Technologies Research Service focuses on power generation, energy management, automation and control, and other advanced technologies that are being applied for the more efficient operation of commercial buildings. Key emerging technologies are covered including renewable energy, energy storage, combined heat and power, commercial building automation systems, and other smart energy tools for the building environment. Detailed market forecasts and profiles of key industry players are included for each emerging technology segment.
The Green Buildings Research Service covers key trends in the construction, retrofitting, and ongoing operations of more environmentally friendly and energy efficient buildings. Areas of focus include green building certification programs, architecture and construction best practices, green building materials, and the public policy environment surrounding greener buildings. Key industry players are profiles, along with detailed global market forecasts for the rapidly growing green building industry.
The Smart Cities Research Service covers the utilization of information and communication technology, as well as clean energy technologies, for the more efficient management of municipal operations. The service examines the various emerging models for smart cities around the world including overlays of existing infrastructure and systems as well as greenfield strategies for futuristic cities. The service covers smart city innovation in the areas of energy, water, transportation, government services, and buildings. Analysis includes an assessment of technology issues, policy and regulatory factors, business models, and implementation strategies. Key industry players are profiled in depth, and detailed forecasts are provided for each key market segment.
Navigant Research’s Industrial Innovations Research Service focuses on emerging energy technologies, sustainable business practices, and energy efficiency techniques being employed by companies in a wide range of industry sectors. Topics of coverage include water technologies, fuel cells, industrial automation and control, and other leading-edge technologies and business models designed to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of resource management. The service includes profiles and case studies, assessment of market and technology issues, and detailed market sizing and forecasting models.