Frost.com - Power Supplies and Batteries Research http://www.frost.com/c/10209/home.do - Power Supplies and Batteries Research Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:31:41 Global Module Level Power Electronics (MLPE) Market, Forecast to 2021 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=MCAB-01-00-00-00 This market engineering study talks about the Module Level Power Electronics (MLPE) market, which includes both microinverters and DC optimizers. It also tracks the current global MLPE market and provides forecasts by revenue, units, and region till 2021 at the total market level and also for microinverters and DC optimizers. The study explains the various factors that act as drivers and restraints to the market; it also supplies an overview of the various pricing trends for both microinverters and DC optimizers. This study also includes a region-wise drivers and restraints analysis and concludes by listing major predictions for the future of the global MLPE industry. Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Recent Innovations in Power Systems, Healthcare, Waste Management, and Horticulture http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D707-00-36-00-00 This Inside R&D TOE depicts trends across hemiparesis training, power to methane gas technology, and cost-effective dioxasilane synthesis in pharmaceutical industries. The TOE emphasizes on antimicrobial resistance detection through smart phones and highlights its accuracy, affordability, and user-friendly qualities. The TOE also focuses on rapid degradation of perovskite solar cell and lists investigative research recommendations for more efficient solar cell technologies. Inside R&D TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations that are in research and development in virtually all technology areas. We provide intelligence and insights on innovations spanning a wide variety of industry areas, including automation, electronics, sensors, information and communication technologies, manufacturing, health, wellness, medical devices, pharma, biotechnology, materials, coatings, renewable fuels, automotive, power systems, sustainable energy solutions and innovations that contribute to a cleaner and greener environment. Keywords: Lithium-ion batteries, flexible solar cells, melanoma, skin cancer, oil palm waste, oil palm empty fruit bunch (OPEFB), blueberry production Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Research and Development Initiatives in Thrombosis, Flow Batteries, Kenaf, Photovoltaic Cells, and Food Packaging - Inside R&D TOE http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D707-00-33-00-00 This edition of Inside R&D TOE profiles innovations in thrombosis treatment and prevention, flow batteries, kenaf, photovoltaic cells, and food packaging. Inside R&D TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations that are in research and development in virtually all technology areas. We provide intelligence and insights on innovations spanning a wide variety of industry areas, including automation, electronics, sensors, information and communication technologies, manufacturing, health, wellness, medical devices, pharma, biotechnology, materials, coatings, renewable fuels, automotive, power systems, sustainable energy solutions and innovations that contribute to a cleaner and greener environment. Keywords: Flow batteries, thrombosis, kenaf retting, photovoltaic cells, food packaging, grid augmentation, eco-zyme enzyme, surface property Fri, 30 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Supercharging Within Minutes: Opportunities in Key Application Sectors http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D71E-01-00-00-00 Supercharging or rapid charging refers to charging of batteries within a short time, where the ultimate goal is a charging time of a few minutes. The main applications that will be impacted by fast charging are consumer electronics (CE) and electric vehicles (EVs) because both require frequent charging. For both segments, end users want a charging process of less than 5 minutes. This research service explores the innovations contributing to the growth in rapid charging in both markets, the drivers and challenges impacting the industry, and the initiatives carried out by industry stakeholders. Fri, 30 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Global Uninterruptible Power Supplies Market, 2016 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=NF91-01-00-00-00 The global UPS market is witnessing growth due to datacenter demand from North America and Europe. UPS is an inevitable product purchase to ensure high power quality to equipment that cannot afford an interruption or disturbance in power. The market witnessed a slump in 2013, due to decreased investments, but from 2014, there has been steady growth, which will continue throughout the forecast period. Among the vertical markets, the commercial segment has high contribution, while the datacenter segment has a high contribution in the above 20kVA UPS segment. This research service is based on actual figures focusing on UPS demand for the period 2013 to 2015. A forecast of market growth is provided for the period 2016 2023. The geographic scope is global, including North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World. The power range segmentation includes below 1kVA, 1.1 to 5 kVA, 5.1 to 10 kVA, 10.1 to 20 kVA, 20.1 to 50 kVA, 50.1 to 100 kVA, 100.1 to 200 kVA, and above 200 kVA. The study also analyzes key end-user applications including commercial, industrial, healthcare, datacenter, and public infrastructure. Key Questions this Study Will Answer: 1. Is the market growing, how long will it continue to grow, and at what rate? 2. What are the distribution channels in the UPS market, and how are they categorized? 3. What is the competitive structure of the market? 4. How will the economy affect end-user mindset about the market? 5. Are the products offered today meeting customer needs or is additional development needed? 6. Which are the key participants offering UPS products, and what are their strengths? 7. Which are the key end-user applications responsible for growth in the UPS market? UPS is a mature, well-established market, with strong demand across different end-user applications. Smaller power ranges face the challenge of fierce competition and commoditization while larger power ranges have the advantage of high barriers for entry and high price margin. Fri, 30 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Asia-Pacific Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Systems Market, Forecast to 2021 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=P944-01-00-00-00 The Asia-Pacific uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) systems market, currently in the growth stage, is expected to grow at a single digit CAGR between 2015 and 2021. The market is expected to reach just under $2.00 billion by 2021. The growing prominence of cloud computing and data centers is driving the UPS system market. Its demand will also be buoyed by greater demand for smart meters and fully automated grids. While Japan continues to be the biggest market in terms of revenue, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam are expected to be the fastest growing markets. Although the commercial segment rings in a larger share of the revenue, the industrial segment growth is expected to be significant in the forecast period. Research Scope: The market trends have been analyzed for the study period of 2013 to 2021, with the base year being 2015. The study focuses on the Asia-Pacific, which includes East Asia, Southeast Asia, as well as Australasia. The market is also segmented by the power rating of the UPS system as well as the application of UPS systems in commercial and industrial segments. The market investigates UPS system applications in key customer segments at the total Asia-Pacific level, such as data center, government institutions, education institutions, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and small office / home office (SOHO). The study also includes market discussion on product segments by UPS type (kVA), namely below 1 kVA, 1.1 to 5 kVA, 5.1 to 10 kVA, 10.1 to 20 kVA, 20.1 to 50 kVA, 50.1 to 100 kVA, 100.1 to 200 kVA, and above 200 kVA. For each region, the following breakdowns have been provided: Country total market size Regional breakdown by commercial and industrial UPS application Regional breakdown by UPS system type Regional revenues of leading market participants. Companies mentioned in the UPS system market competitive landscape include Fuji Electric, Schneider Electric, Mitsubishi Electric, Toshiba, Emerson, Eaton, Huawei, Socomec among others. In addition to region-wise revenues, trends, and competitive landscape, this study also provides an insight into Myanmar s fast emerging UPS systems market. Key Questions This Study Will Answer 1. What is the expected growth rate and reasons behind the single digit growth rate? 2. Where are the key focus regions for business development opportunities? Where are the hotspots in the Asia-Pacific? 3. Where are the key growth segments? Commercial or industrial? Which UPS system types are preferred? 4. What are the related technology trends pertaining to UPS system development? Tue, 27 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000