Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The phase-out of ozone-depleting heating and cooling systems has motivated building owners to opt for cost-effective alternatives such as district heating and cooling, a large segment in this mature industry. Once district heating and cooling systems are established, they tend to grow substantially as new clients are added to the network. This may help ensure industry growth well into the future... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Steam and Air-Conditioning Supply industry is a mature industry with elevated acquisition activity, growth in line with the broader economy and few technological breakthroughs. Industry value added is expected to increase 2.2% annually in the ten years to 2018 while US GDP is anticipated to grow 2.1% annually. Despite its modest performance over recent years, district energy (commercial heating and cooling service from a dedicated source) is undergoing a slight growth spurt, spurred by firms integrating relatively new technological processes.
The industry is undergoing consolidation as many players are expanding their presence in cities across the United States... purchase to read more