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    Water Electrolysis Market Analysis | 2023-2028

    Water Electrolysis Market Analysis | 2023-2028
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    “The Water Electrolysis Market is expected to grow at a promising CAGR of 6.9% during the forecast period”.

    Market Dynamics


    The process of separating water into hydrogen and oxygen, known as electrolysis, takes place in an electrolyzer. Hydrogen and oxygen are separated from water through electrolysis and then collected separately for use in industrial processes in the chemical, power, and automotive sectors.

    Electrolyzers come in various sizes, including compact appliances ideal for small-scale dispersed hydrogen generation and massive central production plants that can be directly connected to non-greenhouse gas-generating sources.

    Market Drivers

    The market's growth will be fueled by favorable regulatory policies toward building hydrogen infrastructure and expanding its use as an industrial feedstock. The continued advancement of technology and the decline in carbon emissions from manufactured goods will be favorable to the future of the business.

    The market structure for water electrolysis in the world today takes into account current developments and the use of new technology by the major industry participants. The market grew as a result of several causes, including rising global carbon emissions, rising low-carbon hydrogen and ammonia production, increasing margarine consumption, rising capacity for menthol manufacture, and growing semiconductor demand.

    Segments Analysis


    List of Sub-Segments

    Dominant and Fastest-Growing Segments

    Product-Type Analysis

    Proton Exchange Membrane, Alkaline Water Electrolysis, and Solid Oxide Electrolyte (SOE)

    Alkaline water electrolysis is expected to remain the largest and fastest-growing product type in the market.

    End-User-Type Analysis

    Chemicals, Electronics & Semiconductor, Power Plants, Petroleum, Pharmaceuticals, and Others

    The chemical is expected to remain the dominant as well as the fastest-growing end-user type in the market.

    Regional Analysis

    North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World

    North America is expected to witness significant growth in the market during the forecast period.


    By Product Type

    “Alkaline water electrolysis is expected to remain the largest and fastest-growing product type in the market”.

    The water electrolysis market is segmented into proton exchange membranes, alkaline water electrolysis, and solid oxide electrolyte. Alkaline water electrolysis is expected to remain the largest and fastest-growing product type in the market during the forecast period. The most advanced water electrolysis method is well recognized as alkaline water electrolysis.

    The majority of the installed water electrolysis capacity worldwide comes from alkaline electrolyzers. The vast majority of alkaline electrolyzers are appropriate for producing hydrogen on a large scale. Alkaline water electrolysis research is currently focused on increasing efficiency through the use of high-temperature and high-pressure operations. 

    By End-User Type

    “Chemical is expected to remain the dominant as well as the fastest-growing end-user type in the market”.

    The market is segmented into chemicals, electronics & semiconductors, power plants, petroleum, pharmaceuticals, and others. Chemical is expected to remain the dominant as well as the fastest-growing end-user type in the market during the forecast period.

    To produce ammonia, which has a rising demand for hydrogen in the chemical sector, fertilizers and methanol are utilized in the production of polymers. Other essential chemicals made from hydrogen include aniline, cyclohexane, hydrochloric acids, and a variety of bases.

    Regional Analysis

    “North America is expected to witness significant growth in the water electrolysis market”.

    The market is broken down geographically into areas, namely North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the World (RoW). In terms of regions, North America is expected to witness significant growth in the water electrolysis market during the forecast period. In the development of hydrogen through water electrolysis, the US is a world leader. In North America, hydrogen and fuel cells provide energy security and a healthier environment for people.

    To guarantee the safety and environmental friendliness of hydrogen and fuel cell products, the US has maintained and developed particular rules and standards. For the usage of hydrogens, numerous innovations have been put into place, including hydrogen-powered buses and forklifts at retail establishments. 

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    Key Players

    The market is highly populated with the presence of several local, regional, and global players. Most of the major players compete in some of the governing factors including price, product offerings, regional presence, etc.

    The following are the key players in the Water Electrolysis Market (arranged alphabetically)

    • AREVA H2Gen
    • Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
    • Erre Due SpA
    • Hydrogenics Corporation
    • Linde AG
    • Peak Scientific
    • ProtonOnsite
    • Siemens AG
    • Teledyne Energy Systems Inc.
    • ThyssenKrupp AG

    Note: The above list does not necessarily include all the top players in the market.

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    Report Features

    This report provides market intelligence in the most comprehensive way. The report structure has been kept such that it offers maximum business value. It provides critical insights into the market dynamics and will enable strategic decision-making for the existing market players as well as those willing to enter the market.

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    Relevant contents in the report

    How big is the sales opportunity?

    in-depth Analysis of the Water Electrolysis Market

    How lucrative is the future?

    The market forecast and trend data and emerging trends

    Which regions offer the best sales opportunities?

    Global, regional, and country-level historical data and forecasts

    Which are the most attractive market segments?

    Market segment analysis and Forecast

    Which are the top players and their market positioning?

    Competitive landscape analysis, Market share analysis

    How complex is the business environment?

    Porter’s five forces analysis, PEST analysis, Life cycle analysis

    What are the factors affecting the market?

    Drivers & challenges

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    This report offers high-quality insights and is the outcome of a detailed research methodology comprising extensive secondary research, rigorous primary interviews with industry stakeholders, and validation and triangulation with Stratview Research’s internal database and statistical tools.

    More than 1,000 authenticated secondary sources, such as company annual reports, fact books, press releases, journals, investor presentations, white papers, patents, and articles have been leveraged to gather the data.

    We conducted more than 15 detailed primary interviews with the market players across the value chain in all four regions and with industry experts to obtain both qualitative and quantitative insights.

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    The water electrolysis market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.9% by 2028.

    Major factors such as increasing global carbon emissions, growing production of low carbon hydrogen, increasing production of ammonia, rising demand for margarine, rising production capacity for menthol, and increase in the demand for semiconductors are likely to drive the growth of the market in the coming five years.

    North America is estimated to remain dominant in the water electrolysis market in the foreseeable future as the US has maintained and developed specific codes and standards to ensure that hydrogen and fuel cell products are safe and environment friendly.

    Alkaline water electrolysis is estimated to be dominant in the coming years as alkaline electrolyzers are mostly suitable for large-scale hydrogen production. The current focus for development in alkaline water electrolysis is towards obtaining higher efficiency by applying high-temperature and high-pressure operations.

    Peak Scientific, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., Siemens AG, Linde AG, ThyssenKrupp AG, Hydrogenics Corporation, Erre Due SpA, Teledyne Energy Systems Inc., ProtonOnsite, and AREVA H2Gen are the leading players in the water electrolysis market.

    The market is studied from 2017-2028.


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