Energy and water industries

Sambrook Research has carried out many studies in the energy (electricity, gas and renewable) and water industries, involving manufacturers, designers, local authorities, government departments, utility providers, commercial and industrial end-users and consumers.  We have experience of both qualitative and quantitative research.

Examples of projects within these sectors are given below.

  • automation in the water industry
  • combined heat and power systems
  • electrical power cables
  • electricity and gas supply to large users and SMEs
  • energy consultancy services
  • low tariff electricity
  • natural gas distribution
  • offshore oil/gas exploration data
  • power generation
  • renewable energy
  • water industry – infrastructure investment
  • water metering in public sector kitchens

Our Clients

A broad mix of private sector, public sector and voluntary sector organisations


Private sector research



Public sector research



Voluntary sector research

What we do

Provide accurate, reliable and effective market research

B2B & Consumer research
•  Market size / segmentation
•  Customer insight research
•  Branding and advertising
•  Customer profiling
•  Product / concept testing

Stakeholder research
Employee research
Social research

How we do it

Our methods are based on practical experience and proven solutions, as well as innovative ideas

Project design
Project management
•  Qualitative Market Research
•  Quantitative Market Research
•  Face-to-face interviews
•  Telephone interviews
•  Postal / self completion
•  Focus groups

Data analysis
Interpretation and reporting
Client presentations
Implementation / workshops