France Water Report

 Published On: Aug, 2014 |    No of Pages: 51 |  Published By: BMI Water | Format: PDF
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Continuing investment into France's water sector is resulting in substantial improvements across all areas aswell as providing a flow of opportunities for investment. The well-regulated sector is also benefiting fromhigh standards brought on by tighter regulations. Distribution efficiency is improving as aged infrastructureis replaced, while wastewater treatment increases and water quality rises. We see the initiation of many newprojects within the sector as being a key point of attraction for foreign investors.In order to meet EU regulations with regard to water quality, the French government is ready to initiatemany new projects within the sector. To allow this sudden increase in development and to cope with thesurge in demand for a skilled workforce and management teams, the government is encouraging largeoutside investment. The abundant investment opportunities coupled with very favourable legislature,suggests the sector is looking extremely appealing to potential investors.

Industry View 7
Water 9
Political 10
Economic 11
Business Environment 12
Industry Forecast 13
Water Extraction 15
Table: Water Extraction, 2012-2018 16
Water Consumption 16
Table: Household Water Consumption, 2013-2018 17
Water Treatment & Sanitation 17
Industry Risk/Reward Ratings 19
Table: Europe Water Industry Risk/Reward Ratings 19
Rewards 20
Risks 20
Market Overview 21
Water Supply & Consumption 21
Industrial & Agricultural Water Consumption 22
Table: Water Withdrawal By Industry, 2004-2010 (mn cubic metres) 23
Distribution 23
Treatment & Sanitation 24
Regulations & Tariffs 25
Table: France's Water Tariff Costs 26
Industry Trends And Developments 28
Table: France's Water Infrastructure Industry Value28
Table: France's Key Water Projects 31
Competitive Landscape 32
Government Organisations 32
Water Agencies 32
Municipal Authorities 33
Private Water Service Operators 33
Veolia Water 34
Global Industry Overview 35
Latin America's Power Sector Will Be Largest Water Consumer 36
Exports and Solar Power Will Reduce MENA Power Sector Water Consumption 37
SSA Power Companies Face Water Consumption Crackdown Over Longer Term 38
Public Opinion and Political Manoeuvring Will Increase Water Costs for Power Companies in Western Europe 39
Desire for Independence Will Insulate CEE Power Companies For Now 40
Shale Boom Will Reduce US Power Company Water Needs 41
Demographic Forecast 42
Table: France's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 43
Table: France's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 44
Table: France's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 45
Table: France's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 45
Methodology 46
Industry Forecast Methodology 46
Sources 48
Risk/Reward Ratings Methodology 48
Table: Water Risk/Reward Rating Indicators 49
Table: Weighting of Indicators 51

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