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Absorption Chillers - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 1882071
  • January 2015
  • Region: Global
  • 183 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Absorption Chillers in US$ Thousands. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World.

Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research.

Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 36 companies including many key and niche players such as:

- Broad Air Conditioning Co., Ltd.
- Carrier Corporation
- Century Corporation
- EAW Energieanlagenbau GmbH
- Hitachi Appliances Inc.

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I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW
Prelude
Competitive Landscape
Table 1: Leading Players in the Global Market for Solar Driven Absorption Chillers (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Broad, EAW, Thermax, Yazaki, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Highly Competitive Nature of the Market Drive Product Innovation
Asia-Pacific Continues to Dominate the Global Market
Table 2: Global Market for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Asia-Pacific, Canada, Europe, Japan, Latin America, the US, and Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Recession in Retrospect and the Road Ahead
The 2007-2009 Economic Recession
Europe’s Debt Crisis Leads to Slowdown in Growth in 2012 & 2013
Optimistic Eurozone Economic Outlook Portends Steady Growth for 2014 & Beyond
Table 3: EU Real GDP Growth Rates in % (2014 & 2015): Breakdown by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4: Business Climate indicator in the Eurozone Area from July 2013 to July 2014: Breakdown by Month (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Improvement in Global GDP Performance Signals Opportunities
Table 5: World Real GDP Growth Rates (%) by Country: 2012 through 2015F (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: World GDP (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Market Outlook

2. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES & DRIVERS
Rising Demand for Energy-Efficient Cooling Solutions: A Strong Growth Driver
Table 7: Global CO2 Emissions by Geographic Region/Country (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Emissions for OECD, China, Asia (excludes China), Non-OECD Europe and Eurasia, Middle East, Non-OECD Americas, Africa, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Environmental Concerns Drive Business Case for Absorption Chillers
Kyoto Protocol Implementation Augurs Well for Solar & Waste Heat Powered Chillers
Table 8: Global Solar Air Conditioners Market by Cooling Type (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Usage for Absorption, Adsorption, DEC Liquid, and DEC Solid (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Indirect Fired Absorption Chillers: The Best Bet for Environmental Cause
Government Initiatives & Regulatory Measures Promote Market Expansion
Spiraling Energy Consumption Propels Demand for Absorption Chillers
Table 9: Global Energy Consumption by Sector (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Focus on Reducing Energy Costs Bodes Well for Absorption Chillers
Absorption Chiller Advancements: Spearheading Growth
Water-Cooled Technology Lowers Operational Costs
Triple-Effect Absorption Chillers: An Upcoming Technology
Modular Micro-Channel Chillers Provide Significant Energy Savings
Compact Absorption Chillers Market Gain Momentum
Urbanization: A Mega Trend Spurring Demand for Cooling Solutions
Table 10: Total Population Worldwide by Urban and Rural Population in Thousands: 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11: Total Population Worldwide: Percentage Breakdown by Urban and Rural Population for the Years 1950-2050P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12: World’s Most Populous Cities: Percentage Share Breakdown by Total Urban Population for Tokyo, Delhi, Mexico City, New York, Shanghai and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Burgeoning Global Data Centers Offer Significant Growth Potential
Expanding Applications of Absorption Chillers Drive Future Market Growth
District Cooling and Trigeneration Systems Offer the Needed Push
Trigeneration
Recovering Construction Activity Lends Traction to Market Growth
Table 13: Growth in the Global Construction Market by Sector (2013-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14: Projected World Infrastructure Spending by Select Regions (2010-2030)
Industry Promotional & Marketing Efforts Benefit the Market
Demonstration Projects: A Launch Pad for Absorption Chillers
Training and Marketing Initiatives to Foster Awareness Levels
Other initiatives
Key Challenges Facing the Absorption Chillers Market
Stiff Competition from Popular Chiller Categories Mars Prospects
Robust Increase in Sales of Centrifugal Chillers: A Cause for Concern
Lack of Awareness Hampers Growth

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Thermally Driven Cooling Systems
Classification of Thermal/Heat Driven Cooling Technologies
Closed and Open Cycles
Definition of Absorption Chiller
Industrial Applications of Absorption Chillers
Table 15: Cost and Performance of Single-Effect, Indirect-Fired Absorption Chillers
Historic Review of the Absorption Technology
Advantages of Absorption Chillers
Low consumption of Electricity
Effective Utilization of Waste Heat
Environment Friendly
No Risk of Explosion
Minimizes Installation Area
Low Running Costs
Low Driving Temperatures
Crystallization Risk Absent in Water/Ammonia Chillers
Low Vibration and Noise
Absence of Rotating Parts
Disadvantages of Absorption Chillers
High Cost
Less Efficient in Comparison with Mechanical Chillers
Low Thermal Efficiency of Single Effect Systems
Requirement of Higher Pump Energy
Necessitates Larger Cooling Tower
Risks Due to Air Leaks
Crystallization
High Costs of Manufacturing
Types of Absorption Chillers
Direct Fired and Indirect Fired Absorption Chillers
Sources of Heat
Brief Overview of Solar Driven Absorption Cooling
Single-Effect Chillers
Single Effect Absorption cycle
Double-Effect Chillers
Double Effect Absorption Cycle
LiBr/Water and Water/Ammonia Absorption Chillers
Comparison between LiBr/Water and Water/Ammonia Absorption Chillers
Parameters for Water/LiBr and Ammonia/Water Absorption Chillers
Air-cooled and Water Cooled Chillers
Efficiency of Absorption Chillers
Working of an Absorption Chiller
Absorption Chillers by Cooling Capacity
Table 16: Types of Absorption Chillers by Cooling Capacity (kW)
Table 17: Price Range of Absorption Chillers (in Dollars) by CHP Size

4. END-USE APPLICATIONS OVERVIEW
Commercial Applications
Refrigeration Applications
Industrial Applications
Landfill Gas
Coal Bed Methane
Incinerator
Brewery
Petroleum and Chemical Industry
Palm Oil Production
Printing
District Energy
Pulp Mill
Biogas
Combined Heating and Power (CHP)
Geothermal
Freezing and Food Canning
Miscellaneous

5. COMPETING TECHNOLOGIES
Adsorption Chillers
Desiccant Cooling Systems
Comparison of Absorption Cooling Technology with Other Thermally Driven Technologies

6. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS
Kawasaki Thermal Engineering to Unveil Efficio Range of Absorption Chillers
Advanced Ergonomic Technologies Introduces SAB-DF Chillers
Advanced Ergonomic Technologies Introduces SAB-HW Series Absorption Chillers

7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
CNIM Takes Over Heat Pump and Absorption Chiller Business from INVEN
Simons Green Signs Australian Distribution Deal with Shuangliang Eco-Energy
Tecogen Inks Agreement with Brevoort East for Co-generation Project
Power Partners Sign Licensing Deal for Kawasaki’s Absorption Chillers
Maitland City Club Adopts Simons Green’s Trigeneration System
Yantai Moon Group Acquires Controlling Stake in Dunham-Bush Group
Thermax Inks Agreement with Trane
FireChill Secures Supply Contract from Water from the Air

8. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS
Broad Air Conditioning Co., Ltd. (China)
Carrier Corporation (US)
Century Corporation (Korea)
EAW Energieanlagenbau GmbH (Germany)
Hitachi Appliances Inc. (Japan)
Johnson Controls (US)
LG Air Conditioning (Shandong) Co., Ltd. (China)
Shuangliang Eco-Energy Systems Co., Ltd. (China)
Robur Group (Italy)
Thermax Inc. (US)
Trane Inc. (US)
Yazaki Energy Systems Inc. (US)

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
Table 18: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 19: World Historic Review for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 20: World 15-Year Perspective for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Lithium Bromide Based Absorption Chillers Find Increasing Demand
Table 21: US Chillers Market by Segment (2013)
Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for Absorption Chillers (>350 KW), Centrifugal Chillers, and Positive Displacement (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Curbing Escalating Energy Consumption: A Major Growth Factor
Modular Micro-Channel Absorption Chillers Offer Potential Energy Savings
Commercial HVACR Expensing Legislation to Boost HVAC Installations
An Overview of Green Building Sector in the US
Green Building Programs
A Potential Growth Driver
The California Green Building Standards Code
The San Francisco Green Building Code
List of Green Building Codes/Projects in the US in Select States
Construction Industry Overview
Table 22: US Construction Spending by Type of Construction (2012 & 2013): Percentage Breakdown of Annual Spending for Non-Residential and Residential Construction (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic corporate developments
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 23: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24: US Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA
Market Analysis
Table 25: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26: Canadian Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN
A.Market Analysis
Overview of the Chillers Market
Table 27: Japanese Chiller Market by Segment (2013)
Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for Absorption Chillers (>350 KW), Centrifugal Chillers, and Positive Displacement (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Government Initiatives Benefit Market Growth
The 2011 Earthquake
Implications for Absorption Chillers
Product Launch
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 28: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29: Japanese Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Overview of the Chillers Market in Europe
Growing Focus on Environmental Protection Offers Scope for Solar Powered Absorption Chillers
Table 30: EU Solar Cooling Market by Country (2013); Percentage Share Breakdown of Installations for Austria, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain, and Other Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31: Proportion of Sales of Absorption Chillers (in Total kW) in the EU for the Year 2012 by Rating (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 32: European Chiller Market (2011): Regional Breakdown of Prices (in Euros) by Capacity (in kW) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33: Installed Base of Solar Cooling Systems in the World and European Markets: Breakdown of Number of Units for the Years 2004, 2007, 2009 & 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Need to Reduce Energy Consumption Offers Opportunities
Table 34: Energy Consumption in Europe (2014E): Percentage Share Breakdown of Energy Demand by Sector
Buildings, Industrial and Transportation (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 35: Green Building Technology Patents in Europe (2000 to Date): Percentage Share Breakdown of Patents by Patent Type (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Product Launch
B.Market Analytics
Table 36: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 37: European Historic Review for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38: European 15-Year Perspective for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4a. FRANCE
A.Market Analysis
Competition
Table 39: Leading Players in the French Solar Cooling Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown by Number of Installations for Yazaki and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
B.Market Analytics
Table 40: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 41: French Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4b. GERMANY
A.Market Analysis
Table 42: German Solar Driven Chillers Market by Type (2013): Percentage Share of Unit Installations for Absorption, Adsorption, DEC Systems, and LDAC Systems (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic Corporate Developemnt
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 43: Germany Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 44: Germany Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4c. ITALY
A.Market Analysis
Robur Group
A Key Italian Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 45: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46: Italian Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM
A.Market Analysis
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Development
B.Market Analytics
Table 47: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 48: UK Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4e. SPAIN
Market Analysis
Table 49: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 50: Spanish Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4f. RUSSIA
Market Analysis
Table 51: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 52: Russian Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4g. REST OF EUROPE
Market Analysis
Table 53: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 54: Rest of European Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Asia-Pacific: A Hub for Global Growth
Table 55: Global Per Capita Electricity Consumption (2010): Breakdown for Select Geographic Region/Country for the year 2010 (in kWh Per Capita) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
List of Green Building Rating Systems in Select Asia- Pacific Countries
Positive Construction Activity Outlook to Drive Growth
Table 56: Projected Growth in the Asian Construction Market by Region and Sector (2014-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
B.Market Analytics
Table 57: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 58: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 59: Asia-Pacific 15-year Perspective of Absorption Chillers by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5a. CHINA
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Market Overview
Table 60: Chillers Market in China by Category (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Absorption Chillers, Centrifugal Chillers, Screw Chillers, and Scroll/Reciprocating Chillers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strategic Corporate Development
Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 61: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 62: Chinese Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Brief Overview of Select Markets
India
Overview of the Chillers Market
Industrial Sector Drives Demand for Absorption Chillers
Competition
Table 63: Leading Players in the Indian Absorption Chillers Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Thermax, Voltas, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Korea
Table 64: Korean Chiller Market by Type (2013)
Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for Absorption Chillers, (>350 KW), Centrifugal Chillers, and Positive Displacement (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Australia
Thailand
Pakistan
Strategic Corporate Developments
B.Market Analytics
Table 65: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 66: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Latin American Chillers Market Snapshots
B.Market Analytics
Table 67: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 68: Latin American Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD
A.Market Analysis
Outlook
Middle East: A Land of Opportunities
B.Market Analytics
Table 69: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 70: Rest of World Historic Review for Absorption Chillers Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 36 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries 43)
The United States (12)
Japan (6)
Europe (9)
France (1)
Germany (3)
The United Kingdom (3)
Italy (1)
Rest of Europe (1)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (16)

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