Market Research Logo

Global District Cooling Market By Type (Free Cooling, Absorption Cooling, etc.), By End Use Sector (Commercial, Industrial, etc.), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, etc.), Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2012 - 2026

Global District Cooling Market By Type (Free Cooling, Absorption Cooling, etc.), By End Use Sector (Commercial, Industrial, etc.), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, etc.), Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2012 - 2026

In the backdrop of rising demand for low-cost yet efficient cooling systems, global district cooling market size is slated to reach $80 billion by 2026 clocking a double-digit CAGR. Hence, propelling demand for district cooling systems globally. Moreover, growing environmental concerns and rising need to conserve energy are anticipated to propel growth in global district cooling market through 2026.

Years considered for this report:

  • Historical Years: 2012-2015
  • Base Year: 2016
  • Estimated Year: 2017
  • Forecast Period: 2017–2026
Objective of the Study:
  • To define, classify and forecast global district cooling market on the basis of type, end use sector and regional distribution.
  • To analyses and forecast global market size of district cooling systems, in terms of value and volume.
  • To scrutinize detailed market segmentation and forecast market size, in terms of value and volume, on the basis of end use sector and by segmenting global market into five regions, namely – Middle East & Africa, North America, Asia-Pacific, South America and Europe.
  • To identify the tailwinds and headwinds for global district cooling market.
  • To analyze and forecast market size, in terms of value and volume, for district cooling with respect to key end use sectors such as Commercial, Residential and Industrial.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, supply contracts, and mergers & acquisitions, in global district cooling market.
  • To strategically profile the leading players in the market which are involved in the supply of district cooling technology, globally.
Global district cooling market is controlled by these major players, namely– Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation(EMPOWER), ADC Energy System LLC, Logstor A/S, Danfoss District Energy A/S, Shinryo Corporation, Fortum Corporation, National Central Cooling Company, Veolia Environment SA, SNC Lavalin, Keppel DHCS PTE Ltd, Siemens A/G, Ramboll Group A/S, Emirates District Cooling LLC, District Cooling Company LLC , Marafeq Qatar, etc.

TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of district cooling service providers in more than 80 countries across the globe. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research was able to include manufacturers that could not be identified, due to limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analyzed product offerings and regional presence of all major district cooling service provider across the globe.

TechSci Research calculated the market size for global district cooling using a bottom-up approach, where district cooling systems providers volume sales data in various end use sectors (residential, commercial and industrial) were recorded and forecast for same has been done for the coming years. TechSci Research sourced these values from industry experts and company representatives, and then externally validated through analyzing historical sales data of respective manufacturers to arrive at the overall market size. Various secondary sources such as secondary sources directories, databases such as United Nation, GCC projects databases, MEED, AGFW, company annual reports, white papers, investor presentations and financial reports were also used by the TechSci Research. Key Target Audience:
  • District Cooling Technology Manufacturers
  • District Cooling Technology Suppliers
  • End use sectors of district cooling technology such as Residential, Commercial and Industrial
  • Research organizations and consulting companies
  • Associations, organizations, forums and alliances related to district cooling
  • Government bodies such as regulating authorities and policy makers
  • Industry associations
  • Market research and consulting firms
The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as manufacturers, distributors & dealers, industry experts and customers, which market segments should be targeted in the coming years, in order to strategize investments and capitalize on growth opportunity in the market.

Report Scope:

In this report, the district cooling market has been segmented into the following categories in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

Market, By Type:
  • Free Cooling
  • Absorption Cooling
  • Electric Chillers
Market, By End Use Sector:
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Residential
Market, By Geography:
  • North America
  • U. S.
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Europe
  • Germany
  • France
  • Italy
  • Sweden
  • Finland
  • APAC
  • China
  • Japan
  • South Korea
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • India
  • South America
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Middle East & Africa
  • South Africa
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Qatar
  • UAE
Competitive LandscapeCompany Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in the district cooling market.Available Customizations: With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according the company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:Company Information
  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).
Customer Profiling
  • List of Major Customers along with their procurement data, current suppliers of district cooling technology.
Please Note: Printing is not available on single-user licenses.


1. Product Overview
2. Research Methodology
3. Analyst View
4. Global District Cooling Market Outlook
4.1. Market Size & Forecast
4.1.1. By Value
4.1.2. By Volume
4.2. Market Share & Forecast
4.2.1. By Type
4.2.2. By End Use Sector
4.2.3. By Region
4.2.4. By Company
4.3. Market Attractiveness Index Analysis
5. Global District Cooling Market Regional Analysis
5.1. Middle East & Africa District Cooling Market Outlook
5.1.1. Market Size & Forecast
5.1.1.1. By Value
5.1.1.2. By Volume
5.1.2. Market Share & Forecast
5.1.2.1. By End Use Sector
5.1.2.2. By Country
5.1.2.2.1. UAE District Cooling Market Outlook
5.1.2.2.2. Saudi Arabia District Cooling Market Outlook
5.1.2.2.3. Qatar District Cooling Market Outlook
5.1.2.2.4. Oman District Cooling Market Outlook
5.1.2.2.5. Kuwait District Cooling Market Outlook
5.1.2.2.6. Bahrain District Cooling Market Outlook
5.1.3. Market Attractiveness Index Analysis
5.2. North America District Cooling Market Outlook
5.2.1. Market Size & Forecast
5.2.1.1. By Value
5.2.1.2. By Volume
5.2.2. Market Share & Forecast
5.2.2.1. By End Use Sector
5.2.2.2. By Country
5.2.2.2.1. United States District Cooling Market Outlook
5.2.2.2.2. Canada District Cooling Market Outlook
5.2.2.2.3. Mexico District Cooling Market Outlook
5.2.3. Market Attractiveness Index Analysis
5.3. Asia-Pacific District Cooling Market Outlook
5.3.1. Market Size & Forecast
5.3.1.1. By Value
5.3.1.2. By Volume
5.3.2. Market Share & Forecast
5.3.2.1. By End Use Sector
5.3.2.2. By Country
5.3.2.2.1. Japan District Cooling Market Outlook
5.3.2.2.2. China District Cooling Market Outlook
5.3.2.2.3. Malaysia District Cooling Market Outlook
5.3.2.2.4. Singapore District Cooling Market Outlook
5.3.2.2.5. South Korea District Cooling Market Outlook
5.3.2.2.6. India District Cooling Market Outlook
5.3.3. Market Attractiveness Index Analysis
5.4. South America District Cooling Market Outlook
5.4.1. Market Size & Forecast
5.4.1.1. By Value
5.4.1.2. By Volume
5.4.2. Market Share & Forecast
5.4.2.1. By End Use Sector
5.4.2.2. By Country
5.4.2.2.1. Brazil District Cooling Market Outlook
5.4.2.2.2. Chile District Cooling Market Outlook
5.4.2.2.3. Colombia District Cooling Market Outlook
5.4.3. Market Attractiveness Index Analysis
5.5. Europe District Cooling Market Outlook
5.5.1. Market Size & Forecast
5.5.1.1. By Value
5.5.1.2. By Volume
5.5.2. Market Share & Forecast
5.5.2.1. By End Use Sector
5.5.2.2. By Country
5.5.2.2.1. Sweden District Cooling Market Outlook
5.5.2.2.2. France District Cooling Market Outlook
5.5.2.2.3. Germany District Cooling Market Outlook
5.5.2.2.4. Italy District Cooling Market Outlook
5.5.2.2.5. Finland District Cooling Market Outlook
5.5.3. Market Attractiveness Index Analysis
6. Market Dynamics
6.1. Drivers
6.2. Challenges
7. Market Trends & Developments
7.1. Introduction of Aquavista 5 C technology by Veolia
7.2. Thermosyphon Cooler Hybrid System Technology for water saving in District Cooling Plant
7.3. Increasing awareness for reduction in CO2 Emissions
7.4. Increasing Awareness towards sustainability
7.5. Innovation in District Cooling adopted
7.6. Mandatory District cooling regulations
7.7. Use of Thermal Storage becoming mandatory
7.8. Continued Consolidation in DC utilities by leading companies
8. Competitive Landscape
8.1. Company Profiles
8.1.1. Fortum Corporation
8.1.2. National Central Cooling Company
8.1.3. Veolia Environment S.A.
8.1.4. SNC Lavalin
8.1.5. Keppel DHCS PTE Ltd.
8.1.6. Siemens A/G
8.1.7. Qatar District Cooling Company
8.1.8. ADC Energy System LLC
8.1.9. Pal Technology
8.1.10. Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation(EMPOWER)
8.1.11. Logstor A/S
8.1.12. Danfoss District Energy A/S
8.1.13. Shinryo Corporation
8.1.14. Ramboll Group A/S
8.1.15. Emirates District Cooling LLC (Emicool)
8.1.16. Marafeq Qatar
8.1.17. DC Pro Engineering
8.1.18. Stellar Energy (US)
8.1.19. Gas District Cooling (M) SDN BHD
8.1.20. District Cooling Company LLC
9. Strategic Recommendations
List Of Figures
Figure 1: Global District Cooling Market Size, By Value, 2012-2026F (USD Billion)
Figure 2: Global District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 3: Global District Cooling Market Share, By Type, By Volume 2012-2026F
Figure 4: Global District Cooling Market Share, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 5: Global District Cooling Market Share, By Region, By Volume, 2016 & 2026F
Figure 6: Global District Cooling Market Share, By Region, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 7: Global District Cooling Market Share, By Company, By Value, 2012
Figure 8: Global District Cooling Market Share, By Company, By Value, 2026
Figure 9: Global District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By Type, 2017E-2026F
Figure 10: Global District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By Region, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 11: Global District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 12: Middle East & Africa District Cooling Market Size, By Value, 2012-2026F (USD Billion)
Figure 13: Middle East & Africa District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 14: Middle East District Cooling Market Share, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2016-2026F
Figure 15: Middle East & Asia District Cooling Market Share, By Country, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 16: UAE District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 17: KSA District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 18: Qatar District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 19: Oman District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 20: Kuwait District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 21: Bahrain District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 22: Middle East & Africa District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By Country, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 23: Middle East & Africa District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 24: North America District Cooling Market Size, By Value, 2012-2026F (USD Billion)
Figure 25: North America District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 26: North America District Cooling Market Share, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 27: North America District Cooling Market Share, By Country, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 28: US District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 29: Canada District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 30: Mexico District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 31: North America District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By Country, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 32: North America District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 33: Asia-Pacific District Cooling Market Size, By Value, 2012-2026F (USD Billion)
Figure 34: Asia-Pacific District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 35: Asia-Pacific District Cooling Market Share, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 36: Asia-Pacific District Cooling Market Share, By Country, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 37: Japan District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 38: China District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 39: Global Percentage Share of CO2 Emissions, By Leading Countries, 2016
Figure 40: Malaysia District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 41: Singapore District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 42: South Korea District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 43: India District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 44: Asia Pacific District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By Country, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 45: Asia Pacific District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 46: South America District Cooling Market Size, By Value, 2012-2026F (USD Billion)
Figure 47: South America District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 48: South America District Cooling Market Share, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 49: South America District Cooling Market Share, By Country, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 50: Brazil District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 51: Chile District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 52: Colombia District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 53: South America District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By Country, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 54: South America District Cooling Market Attractiveness Index, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 55: Europe District Cooling Market Size, By Value, 2012-2026F (USD Billion)
Figure 56: Europe District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 57: Europe District Cooling Market Share, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 58: Europe District Cooling Market Share, By Country, By Volume, 2012-2026F
Figure 59: Sweden District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 60: France District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 61: Germany District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 62: Italy District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 63: Finland District Cooling Market Size, By Volume, 2012-2026F (Million TR)
Figure 64: Europe Market Attractiveness Index, By Country, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 65: Europe Market Attractiveness Index, By End Use Sector, By Volume, 2017E-2026F
Figure 66: CO2 Emissions in District Cooling Vs Conventional Cooling, 2018 (Percentage)
List Of Tables
Table 1: Use of Electric Chillers in Combination with Free Cooling and Absorption Cooling, By Country
Table 2: List of Completed District Cooling Projects in Middle East & Africa, By Region 2013-2016
Table 3: Middle East & Africa Population Projections, By Country, 2015, 2030 and 2050 (000’)
Table 4: List of Upcoming Construction Projects for World Expo 2020 in UAE, By Sector
Table 5: Qatar Partial List of Under Construction for FIFA World Cup 2022, By Location, By Construction Value (USD Million)
Table 6: Doha Partial List of Upcoming Mega Real Estate and Infrastructure Projects, By Completion Year
Table 7: Qatar Partial List of Major Real Estate and Infrastructure Projects, By Completion Year, By Construction Value (USD Billion)
Table 8: Germany Energy Transition Targets, 2020F, 2030F, 2040F & 2050F
Table 9: Global Annual Average Housing Completions, By Country, By Volume, 2012-2025 (Number)
Table 10: Saudi Arabia Ongoing Mega Construction Projects, By Location, By Year of Completion, By Investment (As of 2016)
Table 11: Global District Cooling Market CAGR, By Type, By Value, 2017E-2026F
Table 12: Global District Cooling Market CAGR, By End Use Sector, By Value, 2017E-2026F
Table 13: Global District Cooling Market CAGR, By Region, By Value, 2012-2016 & 2017E-2026F
Table 14: Global District Cooling Market Share & CAGR, By Country, By Value, 2016, 2018F, 2020F, 2022F, 2024F & 2026F

Download our eBook: How to Succeed Using Market Research

Learn how to effectively navigate the market research process to help guide your organization on the journey to success.

Download eBook

Share this report