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Residential and commercial solar-thermal technologies is worth an estimated $8 billion in 2009 globally, but is expected to increase to nearly $20 billion in 2014, for a 5-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.8%.

January 12th, 2010

Global Information would like to present a new market research report, "Global Markets for Residential and Commercial Solar Thermal Technologies" by BCC.

The largest segment of the market, water heating, is estimated to be worth $7.9 billion in 2009, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 19.9% to reach $19.6 billion in 2014. The smaller segment, air heating, is expected to reach nearly $92 million in 2014, after increasing at a 5-year CAGR of 7.9% from $62.5 million in 2009.


  • Forecasts for the global solar thermal technologies market, providing data for 2005 through 2008, estimates for 2009, and projections for the market and compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) from 2009 to 2014
  • Focus on water-heating and air-heating technologies in the market
  • Explanations for technologies such as unglazed solar collectors, flat-plate solar collectors, evacuated-tube solar collectors, integral collector storage, concentrating solar collectors, glazed solar air collectors, and transpired solar air collectors
  • Detailed company profiles and a patent analysis.

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Product Code : 103542