2017 Green Building Trends Study

$695.00

The trend for green or sustainable products and practices has been identified for a while. But how prevalent is the use of these products by industry professionals? Looking specifically at green plumbing products and solar thermal plumbing products, this report examines the extent of current recommendation and use of these products, as well as the type of projects in which these products are used. Additionally, the report examines other factors contributing to the adoption of green plumbing products, including identifying purchase influences, manufacturer sales assistance, and profitability.

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Why Order this Report?

The trend for green or sustainable products and practices has been identified for a while. But how prevalent is the use of these products by industry professionals? Looking specifically at green plumbing products and solar thermal plumbing products, this report examines the extent of current recommendation and use of these products, as well as the type of projects in which these products are used. Additionally, the report examines other factors contributing to the adoption of green plumbing products, including identifying purchase influences, manufacturer sales assistance, and profitability.

Who Should Read this Report?

Vice presidents, Directors and Managers of Construction, Planning, Sales, Project Management, and Operations in the construction and plumbing industry, including those who provide tools, training, equipment, and services to the industry, and especially those using sustainable products and practices.

Study Background:

Objectives of this research are to:

  • Understand the influence professionals have in specifying, recommending, purchasing and/or installing green products
  • Identify the types of products being sold and used in projects
  • Determine the use of green plumbing training and LEED within the industry

Methodology:

  • 61 (2013), 98 (2015), 59 (2015) and in 2017, 94 online surveys were completed with active, qualified subscribers to Reeves Journal print, digital and eNewsletter editions who have job titles within Owner/Partner, President/Officer, Manager or Supervisor and currently specify, recommend, purchase, and/or install green plumbing and/or solar thermal plumbing products and/or geothermal equipment
  • Data collected March 6 – 21, 2017