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Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market

Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market

Global Industry Analysis (2018 - 2021), Growth Trends, and Market Forecast (2022 - 2029)

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Industry: Energy & Natural Resources | Author Name: Harshad

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Growing Demand for Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) to Drive Growth of Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market

Selective catalytic reduction (SCR) is expected to be the fastest-growing segment of the nitrogen oxide control systems market over the forecast period. Aerosols are small particles that are released into the atmosphere when fossil fuels are burned. The majority of these particles enter the atmosphere naturally as a result of volcanoes, dust, or sea spray but some enter as a result of air pollution from cars, trucks, and smokestacks. Climate change is influenced by aerosols. While not all aerosols have the same effect on the atmosphere, they all have a cooling effect. Aerosols also aid in the formation of clouds, which has an impact on climate. Each of the millions of small water droplets that make up a cloud requires a particle, such as an aerosol, to condense on. More clouds can form as a result of air pollution that increases the number of particles in the atmosphere.

Scientists are currently studying the effects of various types of clouds on climate, but in general, low clouds reflect incoming solar radiation back out to space, cooling the environment, while towering clouds retain heat within the atmosphere, warming it. Greenhouse gases can persist in the atmosphere for years, far longer than aerosols. As a result, greenhouse gas warming outweighs the cooling effect of aerosols. Selective catalytic reduction is a method of reducing nitrogen oxides, also known as NOx, into diatomic nitrogen and water with the use of a catalyst. A reductant, such as anhydrous ammonia, aqueous ammonia, or a urea solution, is mixed with a flu or exhaust gas stream and reacted on a catalyst. That is why the SCR market is increasing.

Coal-fired and gas-fired power facilities is increasing to Fuel Growth of Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market

Nitrogen oxides (NO & NO2) are among the key contributors to air pollution concerns as they play a vital role in the formation of both smog, and acid rains. They are released into earth's atmosphere by both natural, and human-generated sources. Both NO, and NO2 are formed during high-temperature combustion in the atmosphere, when oxygen combines with nitrogen. The exhaust gases of vehicles are major sources of nitrogen oxides, as are the emissions from electrical power generation plants. Automobile exhaust has more NO than NO2 but once the NO is released into the atmosphere it quickly combines with oxygen in the air to form NO2. Scientists estimate that nature produces between 20 and 90 million tons of nitrogen oxides on Earth each year. Natural sources include volcanoes, oceans, biological decay, and lightning strikes. Human activities add another 24 million tons of nitrogen oxides to our atmosphere annually.

Rapid population growth has increased the demand for electricity in both rural and urban areas, as well as in public and domestic services. Air population is expected to be the most significant consequence of nuclear power plants. According to the American Lung Association's 2021 State of the Air report, four out of ten Americans (or 135 million people) live in counties with harmful levels of air pollution (ALA). Globally, ambient air pollution is estimated to be responsible for 4.2 million fatalities, most of which are caused by heart disease, stroke, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer, and acute respiratory infections according to WHO.

Nitrogen oxides are a toxic and highly reactive gas family. Automobiles, trucks, and various non-road vehicles (e.g., construction equipment and boats), as well as industrial sources such as power plants, industrial boilers, cement kilns, and turbines, all create NOx pollution. NOx is frequently seen as a brownish gas. It's a powerful oxidizer that plays a key role in the atmospheric reactions that produce ozone (smog) on hot summer days. Nitrogen oxide must be managed because it is extremely destructive to all living things.

Increased Demand from Energy Sector to Drive Growth of Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market in Asia Pacific

With the expanding demand for nitrogen oxide control systems in the power and energy sectors, rising disposable incomes, and rising consumer awareness of nitrogen oxide emissions in the region, the Asia Pacific nitrogen oxide control systems market is predicted to rise. In addition, rising modernization and the expansion of the region's building and transportation industries are expected to promote regional market growth. The region is leading due to a variety of causes, including the region's high population and businesses. Import and export activities were severely hampered, which had a negative influence on industries that used nitrogen oxide control systems and, as a result, on the nitrogen oxide control systems market. The building industry's need for cement has been quickly increasing throughout the Asia Pacific area, resulting in an increase in nitrogen oxide emissions into the atmosphere. Cement manufacture and transportation are two of the most common applications for nitrogen oxide control systems. Similarly, coal-fired power plants have seen significant expansion in countries like China, Vietnam, India, and Japan, which is likely to enhance demand for nitrogen oxide control systems, propelling the regional market forward.

In Asia Pacific, demand for cement in the construction industry has been increasing at a rapid rate, resulting in an increase in nitrogen oxide emissions into the environment. One of the most common uses of nitrogen oxide control systems is in cement manufacturing and transportation. Similarly, nations such as China, India, Vietnam, and Japan have seen rapid growth in coal-fired power plants, driving up demand and propelling the for nitrogen oxide control systems market forward.

Global Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market: Competitive Landscape

Key companies in nitrogen oxide control systems market are launching new products as well as forming new partnerships, alliances, and collaborations. In the coming years, new growth opportunities will arise, signifying a quick pace of change. Top performers are those that react quickly to changing market conditions, earning attractive revenues through strategies like sustainable transition, innovation, efficient pricing, and sales execution. Domestic and export-oriented sales have increased for key players in the global nitrogen oxide control systems market. Concerns about increased customer bargaining power and a focus on high-quality, low-cost products, on the other hand, are driving significant changes in the Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems supply chain.

A few of the players in the nitrogen oxide control systems market include Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc., Ducon Technologies Inc., CECO Environmental, Fuel Tech, Honeywell International Inc., Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd., John Wood Group plc, S.A. HAMON, Siemens AG, and The Shell Group.

Global Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market is Segmented as Below:

By By Technology

  • Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)
  • Selective Non-Catalytic Reduction (SNCR)
  • Low NOx Burner
  • Fuel Reburning
  • Others

By Application

  • Power generation & energy
  • Chemical
  • Others
  • Transportation
  • Industrial

By Region

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • UK
    • France
    • Germany
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • India
    • China
    • Rest of Asia-Pacific
    • Latin America
    • Middle East
    • Africa

Key Elements Included In The Study: Global Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market

  • Nitrogen Oxide Control Systems Market by Product/Technology/Grade, Application/End-user, and Region
  • Executive Summary (Opportunity Analysis and Key Trends)
  • Historical Market Size and Estimates, Value, 2018 - 2021
  • Market Value at Regional and Country Level, 2022 - 2029
  • Market Dynamics and Economic Overview
  • Market Size in Value, Growth Rates, and Forecast Figures, 2022 - 2029
  • Competitive Intelligence with Financials, Key Developments, and Portfolio of Leading Companies 
  • Regional and Product/Grade/Application/End-user Price Trends Analysis
  • Value Chain and Five Force’s Analysis
  • Regional/Sub-region/Country Market Size and Trend Analysis
  • Company Market Share Analysis and Key Player Profiles

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