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Countries and companies unite in call to action on HFCs

Countries and companies unite in call to action on HFCs

23 September 2016
With a crucial Montreal Protocol meeting just around the corner, political pressure to come to an agreement on phasing down HFCs is mounting.  Three important statements made yesterday (22 September) in New York ...
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40% HFC reduction by 2030 becomes legal requirement in Ca...

40% HFC reduction by 2030 becomes legal requirement in Ca...

23 September 2016
On 19 September, California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed a bill (SB1383) that legally obliges the US state to reduce its emissions of short-lived climate pollutants (SLCPs), including hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs).
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GEA looks forward to ‘creating your success’ ...

GEA looks forward to ‘creating your success’ ...

23 September 2016
As our preview coverage of new natural refrigerant products at Chillventa 2016 continues, today the spotlight falls on GEA, one of the largest suppliers of process technology for the food industry and a wide range of ...
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Chillventa 2016: Preview Coverage

Chillventa 2016: Preview Coverage

22 September 2016
Click here for our preview coverage of new natural refrigerant products at the world’s premier trade show for refrigeration, air conditioning, ventilation and heat pump technology: Chillventa 2016.
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Contractor praises copper-iron pipes as ‘breakthrou...

Contractor praises copper-iron pipes as ‘breakthrou...

22 September 2016
Contractor Climate Pros, which this month has been installing a transcritical CO2 system for a Mariano’s supermarket in the Chicago area, is eager to start using copper-iron piping from Mueller Industries for it...
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Source Refrigeration installing CO<sub>2</sub> system for training c...

Source Refrigeration installing CO2 system for training c...

22 September 2016
Source Refrigeration & HVAC, a major U.S. contractor based in Anaheim, California, is in the process of installing a subcritical CO2 refrigeration system at its headquarters’ training centre to serve as a te...
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Madagascar trade body promotes natrefs

Madagascar trade body promotes natrefs

20 September 2016
The Madagasy Union of Refrigeration Technicians (UFM) is running an awareness-raising campaign to promote uptake of natural refrigerants.
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Careers for women in HVAC&R on Philadelphia conferenc...

Careers for women in HVAC&R on Philadelphia conferenc...

20 September 2016
The 13th Annual Conference for Women in HVAC&R is taking place in the Pennsylvania Convention Center in the US city of Philadelphia today.
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Food Lion hails 'successful' transcritical test

Food Lion hails 'successful' transcritical test

20 September 2016
Food Lion, a division of Ahold Delhaize, has found its first transcritical CO2 installation to be "very successful from a refrigeration standpoint," though the chain is still evaluating the year-old system’s ene...
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Hannaford plans first transcritical CO<sub>2</sub> system for existi...

Hannaford plans first transcritical CO2 system for existi...

20 September 2016
This December, Hannaford Supermarkets, a division of Ahold Delhaize, will begin installing a transcritical CO2 refrigeration system in an existing store in Raymond, New Hampshire, its first such retrofit project and o...
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EIA calls on India to reduce HFC emissions in fast-food i...

EIA calls on India to reduce HFC emissions in fast-food i...

17 September 2016
The EIA yesterday (16 September) called on India to ban the use of HFCs with a global warming potential higher than 1,000 in new refrigeration equipment in multinational food and beverage retailers from 1 January...
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Danfoss receives AHR Expo innovation award for ejector

Danfoss receives AHR Expo innovation award for ejector

16 September 2016
Danfoss was named the winner of the 2017 AHR Expo Innovation Award in the refrigeration category for its electrically controlled multi-ejector (CTM), designed specifically for the warm-climate operation of transcritic...
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Comfortech 2016

Conference | 20 Sep. 2016 - 22 Sep. 2016 | PA, Philadelphia, U.S.A.
Comfortech brings together the latest products, trends and business solutions for mechanical contractors involved in HVACR, Hydronics and Plumbing. This national event features conference sessions that educ...
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Data Center World Global 2017

Trade Fair | 3 Apr. 2017 - 6 Apr. 2017 | CA, Los Angeles, U.S.A.
Join 1,300 participants at Data Center World Global 2016, March 14-18, in Las Vegas, NV, for a real-world approach to converging efficiency, resiliency and agility for data center leadership in the digital e...
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Ammonia/CO<sub>2</sub> stores get GreenChill’s ‘Bes...

Ammonia/CO2 stores get GreenChill’s ‘Bes...

15 September 2016
Two U.S. supermarkets that use ammonia/CO2 cascade refrigeration systems – a Whole Foods Market and a Piggly Wiggly – received the GreenChill Award for “Best of the Best” certified stores from ...
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Ozone Day 2016: Optimism high for global HFC phase-down deal

Ozone Day 2016: Optimism high for global HFC phase-down deal

15 September 2016
As the world prepares to celebrate the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer tomorrow (16 September), hopes are high that a global HFC phase-down agreement will be reached during Montreal Protocol ...
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Panasonic installs its first CO<sub>2</sub> units in Europe

Panasonic installs its first CO2 units in Europe

14 September 2016
The Japanese company has placed its first CO2 system in Europe, in a COOP store in Randers, Denmark.
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Paris Retail Week: ‘Growing’ demand for CO<sub>2</sub> t...

Paris Retail Week: ‘Growing’ demand for CO2 t...

13 September 2016
Market opportunities for CO2 transcritical refrigeration systems are improving in France, driven by increased demand from supermarket giants like Carrefour, Picard and Intermarche. R744.com reports from Paris Retail W...
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Korea: Natrefs for poultry processing

Korea: Natrefs for poultry processing

13 September 2016
Korean poultry processing company SHINWOO FS is harnessing natural refrigerants CO2 and ammonia to help slash carbon dioxide emissions with a new heat recovery solution. Built by Dürr thermea, the system takes ba...