6wresearch logo

Special report: green buildings

January 11, 2017

This Special Report examines the growing demand for energy-efficient HVAC systems in the region. Buildings consume 53% of the world's electricity today and this consumption is expected to grow to 80% by 2040. With the increased cost of energy in most countries, existing building owners are looking for solutions to reduce their energy bills.

As one of the contributors to this Special Report puts it: "Energy efficiency is the buzzword. There is increased demand for energy-efficient and high-quality products as customers are hoping not only to reduce power consumption but also abide by energy regulations of the respective countries. Clients on the other hand, are pushing for fast track completion of projects with shorter delivery time."

What happens with the oil price and Saudi Arabia, the region's biggest construction market, will have a huge impact on demand in this regard, however other countries are making moves to incentivise the market with their own green initiatives. According to 6Wresearch, UAE's air conditioner market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.1% during 2016-22.

The country is one of the prime revenue contributing countries in the GCC air conditioner market, led by factors such as government initiatives and developing infrastructure on the back of Dubai Expo 2020. Additionally, as per Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030, the government is taking initiatives to increase the non-oil share dependency to 64% by 2030 by intensively investing in the areas of real-estate, retail, hospitality, manufacturing, infrastructure and transportation. These initiatives would drive the construction of public and private infrastructures resulting in a rise in demand for air conditioners in the country.

Kevin Cha, president, Middle East and Africa, LG Electronics, believes the HVAC sector is only going to get bigger.

Cha says: "Companies are investing in research and development and designing new products that have better energy ratings and result in lower emissions and utility bills. With such a proactive approach by industry players, including us, the HVAC industry looks set to experience robust growth in the coming years in response to increasing demand."

Media Source: Construction Eeek Online

      Browse More Report

India Diesel Genset Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast By KVA Rating (5-75 KVA, 75.1-375 KVA, 375.1-750 KVA, 750.1-1000 KVA, 1000.1-2000 KVA and above 2000 KVA), Verticals (Commercial and Industrial), Regions (Northern, Western, Southern, Eastern & North Eastern) and Competitive Landscape

Read More

Saudi Arabia Electric Drives Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast by Types (AC Drives and DC Drives), Voltage (Low Voltage Drives (< 1 KV) and Medium Voltage Drives (1 KV & Above)), Power (Low Power Drives (< 40 kW), Medium Power Drives (41 – 200 kW) and High Power Drives (> 200 kW))...

Read More

UAE Fire Safety Systems and Equipment Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast by Types (Fire Fighting Systems and Equipment (Fire Extinguishers (CO2, Dry Chemical, Clean Agent, Foam Fire, Wet Chemical and Water), Fire Detection and Alarm Systems and Equipment (Smoke Detectors, Heat Detectors, Gas Detectors, Flame Detectors...

Read More

India Solid State Drive (SSD) Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast by Technology (SLC,MLC and TLC), Interface Type (SATA II, SATA III, PCIe/ NVMe, SAS 6GB/s and SAS 12GB/s), Application (Client and Enterprise) and Competitive Landscape

Read More

Saudi Arabia Fire Safety Systems and Equipment Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast By Types (Clean Agent, CO2, Wet Chemical & Dry Chemical), Verticals (Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Hospitality, Retail and Oil & Gas), Regions (Eastern, Western, Central & Southern) and Competitive Landscape

Read More

Qatar Fire Safety Systems and Equipment Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast by Types (Fire Suppression Systems & Equipment, Fire Detection System & Equipment & Other Fire Safety Systems & Equipment), Verticals (Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Hospitality, Retail and Oil & Gas)...

Read More

Europe Energy Storage Systems Market (2017–2023)

Market Forecast By Technology (Electro-Chemical Energy, Mechanical Energy, Thermal (Molten Salt) and Others), Applications (Residential, Power Utilities, Commercial & Industrial and Transportation) and Countries (Germany, France, Spain, United Kingdom, Italy and Rest of Europe)

Read More

India Video Surveillance as a Service Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast By Service Types (Hosted, Managed & Hybrid), Verticals (Government & Transportation, Retail, Commercial, Hospitality & Healthcare, Residential and Industrial...

Read More

India Building Automation and Control Market (2017-23)

Market Forecast by Types (Relay, Sensors & Dimming & Others), Verticals (Government & Transportation, Retail, Commercial Offices, Residential, Healthcare & Hospitality and Others)

Read More


Our Key Clients
6wreserach client list