PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Energy
Written by / Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

As Energy Costs Rise, End Users Examine Existing Power Infrastructure - As energy costs rise with gloomy economic forecast, end users continue to make power a priority and take a closer look at existing power infrastructures, including uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) systems
As Energy Costs Rise, End Users Examine Existing Power Infrastructure

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2008/06/30 - As energy costs rise with gloomy economic forecast, end users continue to make power a priority and take a closer look at existing power infrastructures, including uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) systems.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Energy Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

This in return creates opportunities for UPS upgrades and unit shipments. UPS manufacturers must also be aware that the affects of a depreciating dollar currency, rising commodity prices for steel and iron, and general inflation all shape market dynamics for UPS systems.

Frost & Sullivan estimates the first quarter of 2008 generated approximately $1.81 billion in UPS sales, indicating a 10.5 percent growth over the first quarter of 2007. Factors contributing to this strong performance include an 18.3 percent growth rate in European UPS revenues, along with positive demand for three-phase products ranging from 50 kVA and above. This estimate was completed using Frost & Sullivan's Quarterly UPS Tracker, which produces a global deliverable to track UPS revenues, unit shipments, and prices for six different kVA ranges by geographic region.

In the same period, North America UPS market grew 8.2 percent, influenced by strong UPS shipment performance in the 5.1 to 20 kVA and above 200 kVA ranges. Lower power ranges particularly below 1 kVA did not fare well. Shrinking market for desktop computers in favor of laptops and transition towards centralized power shifted demand for higher power ranges.

"Positive demand for three-phase UPS units is driven by data center developments within co-location, internet hosting and financial services," notes Frost & Sullivan Senior Consultant Farah Saeed. "Furthermore, concerns regarding power consumption and energy inefficiencies encourage end users to re-evaluate existing power infrastructure."

Increase in commodity prices combined with inflation grew average selling price 5.3 percent during the first quarter. Vertical markets, including healthcare (medical imaging equipment) and data center construction, drove sales for UPS systems in early 2008.

Continued focus on addressing energy efficiency and lowering operational cost led to products with improved power factor, which in return stimulated demand for power upgrades.

Frost & Sullivan's Quarterly UPS Tracker covers the following kVA ranges for North America, Europe, Asia and rest of world:

• Below 1 kVA
• 1 to 5 kVA
• 5.1 to 20 kVA
• 20.1 to 50 kVA
• 50.1 to 200 kVA
• Above 200 kVA

The next quarterly UPS tracker update will be available August 2008.

If you are interested in additional information regarding this quarterly UPS tracker, send an email to Johanna Haynes, Corporate Communications, at johanna.haynes[.]frost.com with the following information: your full name, company name, title, company telephone number, company email address, city, state, and country. We will send you the information via email upon receipt of the above information.

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, partners with clients to accelerate their growth. The company's TEAM Research, Growth Consulting, and Growth Team Membership™ empower clients to create a growth-focused culture that generates, evaluates, and implements effective growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan employs over 45 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses, and the investment community from more than 30 offices on six continents.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Energy Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Energy articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


As Energy Costs Rise, End Users Examine Existing Power Infrastructure

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Frost & Sullivan |
Publisher Contact: Johanna Haynes 
210.247.3870 johanna.haynes[.]frost.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Frost & Sullivan securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Energy via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Frost & Sullivan / Company Profile


Read Energy Most Recent Related Newswires:

Nord Stream 2 AG and European Energy Companies Sign Financing Agreements
ABB At Hannover Messe 2017 - Showcasing Customer Value in the Digital Age
GE Completes Acquisition of LM Wind Power
Enel Starts Construction of 300 MW Red Dirt Wind Farm in United States
ET Solar and DSM Announce Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Market Penetration of PV Modules Featuring Unique Sustainable and Durable Backsheets
El Lago Named 'Green Power Community' in Texas by U.S. EPA
GE and Southern California Edison Debut World’s First Battery-Gas Turbine Hybrid
GE Successfully Installed the First Unit of 1,500-Volt Solar Inverter in Japan
ENGIE Wins A 338 MWp Solar Project in India
GE & MGH Mark Commercial Operations of 9F Gas Turbines At Baghdad Power Plant
ENGIE and Axium Secure 50-year Comprehensive Energy Management Contract with The Ohio State University in the US
ENGIE Axima Chosen by the Shipyard MV Werften within the Scope Limit of the Building of 2 XXL Cruise Ships
SPR Energy Puts Trust in GE to Operate Malaysian Power Plant for the Next 18 Years
ENGIE Acquires 100% of La Compagnie Du Vent
Enel Signs 25-Year PPA with Zambian National Utility Zesco

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  JobsWare.com





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)