Cleantech Market Intelligence
Navigant Research's Building Innovations program focuses on the design, construction, and maintenance of highly efficient commercial and residential buildings. Research areas include intelligent building management systems, energy efficient lighting technologies, innovations in new construction and retrofits, and green building technologies and practices. Smart city developments that are integrating critical municipal resources such as roadways, power and water are also included in the research program. The Building Innovations 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.
Building Innovations Research Services
Navigant Research’s Intelligent Building Management Systems Research Service examines the global market for building energy management systems and building automation systems, 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.
The Residential Energy Innovations Research Service focuses on the market forces and critical technologies shaping the current energy grid and emerging trends in the residential sector. The service concentrates on the smart energy devices, applications and services that affect residential energy consumption and interactions, whether from a utility or third-party vendor. These include smart meters, home energy management systems, smart appliances, and utility programs such as demand response, variable pricing, and energy efficiency incentive plans. The service also covers technology issues such as home area networking and interoperability with existing digital home systems, as well as distributed generation and storage.
The Energy Efficient Buildings Research Service covers key trends in the construction, retrofitting, and ongoing operations of more energy efficient buildings. Areas of focus include renewable and energy efficient power generation for commercial buildings, green building certification programs, sustainable building materials, emerging business models, and the public policy environment surrounding efficient buildings. Key industry players are profiled, along with detailed global market forecasts for the rapidly growing energy efficient building industry.
The Lighting Innovations 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 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.