However, some legislation such as the EU Batteries Directive limits the use of some substances such as mercury, lead and cadmium as these substances are not environmentally friendly. This is a major restraint for the market growth as manufacturers have limited resources to explore and produce new and better batteries. Manufacturers are trying to overcome this challenge by engaging in research and development to use other substances for batteries.
Some of the companies profiled in this report are Hitachi Maxell Corp., Exide Corp., American Battery Charging Inc., Honda Inc., China Bak Battery, Inc., Sony Corp., Fujitsu Ltd, General Electric Co., Google Inc., and Honeywell Batteries.
This report provides market intelligence with respect to applications, battery types, power systems and geographies so that companies can make precise decisions about their investment options
Deep dive analysis of the drivers, restraints and opportunities of the market and their impact analysis of these factors in short and medium term
Value chain analysis provides understanding of the significance of the all stakeholders of the market
Porter’s five force analysis provides the competitive scenario, threat of new entrants and substitutes along with the potency of suppliers and buyers
SWOT analysis and recent developments of key players are included in the report so that companies can understand the strategies adopted by competitors and make changes to their plans for sustained growth
Estimations are calculated according to the current market scenario and projected future trends for the analysis period of 2013-2020 with base revenue of 2012
The report discusses the trends and opportunities in various geographies so that companies can make region specific plans and gain competitive edge
KEY MARKETS SEGMENTSBY CONTROL TECHNOLOGIES
Smart Battery System
Automotive battery control market
Traction marine and aviation battery control market
Portable product battery control market
Stationary battery control market
On-road electric vehicle battery control markets
BY BATTERY TYPES
Lead acid battery
Nickel cadmium battery
Nickel metal battery
BY POWER SYSTEMS
Fuel cell batteries
Proton exchange membrane fuel cells
Alkaline fuel cells
Phosphoric acid fuel cells
Solid oxide fuel cells
Molten carbonate fuel cells
Flywheel energy storage
Energy saving technology providers
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