A new research report expects growth in the global market for building automation systems from now until the start of next decade to exceed 60 per cent.

The report, by Navigant Research, examines commercial building automation systems (BAS) and sees global revenue in the field rising from $58.1 billion in 2013 to $100.8 billion by 2021. Growth in commercial BAS will be driven by new and retrofit commercial building construction, with concerns about global warming and heightened…