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HCFC phase-out creating opportunities for natural refrige...

HCFC phase-out creating opportunities for natural refrige...

12 April 2016
The phase-out of HCFCs and a 2015 revision the Environmental Protection Law are creating new opportunities for natural refrigerants in room air-conditioning, heat pump, commercial and industrial refrigeration applicat...
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Progress slow as countries negotiate global HFC phase-down

Progress slow as countries negotiate global HFC phase-down

12 April 2016
Last week saw the first of a series of meetings in 2016 that seek to negotiate the way forward in curbing the production and consumption of climate-damaging HFCs on a global scale. While some progress was made –...
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Read our coverage of China Refrigeration

Read our coverage of China Refrigeration

12 April 2016
Our team was on the ground on 7-9 April in Beijing at the 2016 China Refrigeration: the undisputed leading HVAC&R exhibition in China and the place to catch the latest trends in the sector. Click here to read our ...
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New ESK Oil Level Regulator ERM5 Series: oil level control made easy

Oil management | 11 April 2016

from ESK Schultze

 
  • Suitable for subcritical and for transcritical applications with R744
  • Max. allowable working pressure: Type ERM5: 60 bar / type ERM5-CDH: 130 bar
  • Max. allowable ambient temperature: 45°C
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IIR Conference: New Zealand set for greener pastures

IIR Conference: New Zealand set for greener pastures

11 April 2016
The fourth IIR Conference in Auckland highlighted a maturing HVAC&R sector in New Zealand, one that is looking to natural refrigerants in greater numbers.
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ARA spotlights natural refrigerants in Sydney

ARA spotlights natural refrigerants in Sydney

11 April 2016
Australia is on the verge of an HVAC&R revolution to natural refrigerant technology but it will take collaboration from the whole industry to make it happen.
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BITZER inaugurates international training centre: the SCH...

BITZER inaugurates international training centre: the SCH...

6 April 2016
BITZER’s new training centre, the SCHAUFLER Academy, had its official inauguration on 3 February. The Academy will work to develop enthusiasm about technology with students through relationships with different i...
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French government bolsters support for climate friendly t...

French government bolsters support for climate friendly t...

6 April 2016
At the end of March the French government launched a second call for projects to support the commercialisation of technology using low GWP technologies, including natural refrigerants.
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Carrier’s new academy familiarising technicians wit...

Carrier’s new academy familiarising technicians wit...

4 April 2016
Carrier’s CO2OLacademy, a new training facility opened last year in Germany, provides the company’s technicians from across Europe with invaluable knowledge of CO2 refrigerant technologies. Carrier is look...
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Emerson sees CO<sub>2</sub>, propane market growing in Europe

Emerson sees CO2, propane market growing in Europe

31 March 2016
CO2 and propane (R290) will have a key role to play in the context of the HFC phase-down taking place in Europe under the EU’s F-Gas Regulation – and with this in mind, Emerson is putting together a divers...
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Showcasing natural refrigerants: ATMOsphere Europe select...

Showcasing natural refrigerants: ATMOsphere Europe select...

31 March 2016
After the success of ATMOsphere Asia in Tokyo in February, the next event in our annual ATMOsphere series is ATMOsphere Europe 2016. This year, the conference is leaving its usual home of Brussels and heading to Barce...
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Bringing nat refs to Brazil: European know-how delivering...

Bringing nat refs to Brazil: European know-how delivering...

29 March 2016
CO2 installations are proliferating in Brazilian supermarkets – partly thanks to European know-how imported to South America. Emerson Climate Technologies is one of the manufacturers driving Brazil’s switc...
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9th EHPA Heat Pump Forum 2016

Conference | 18 May. 2016 - 20 May. 2016 | Paris, France
In 2016, the first European Heating and Cooling Strategy will be adopted and a considerable number of pieces of EU legislation (EPBD, Energy Efficiency Directive, Renewable Energy Directive, Ecodesign, Energ...
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SCM Frigo spreads its wings with new CO<sub>2</sub> booster system

SCM Frigo spreads its wings with new CO2 booster system

24 March 2016
Refrigeration equipment manufacturer SCM Frigo has begun production on a new line of CO2 booster systems for convenience stores. Meanwhile, the Italian company has supplied CO2 transcritical booster racks to a large l...
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Case Story SOLARCHILL (Solar-Powered Vaccine Cooler)

24 March 2016 | Report / Study | Published: 2016
Solar-powered vaccine coolers are one of the fastest moving technologies within the cooling chain. A joint venture between Danish Technological Institute, Secop (Danfoss Compressors at that time) and Vestfrost Solutio...
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Natural refrigerant technologies in limelight at MCE

Natural refrigerant technologies in limelight at MCE

23 March 2016
Natural refrigerants were in the spotlight last week at Mostra Convegno Expoconfort, which saw manufacturers unveil new technologies for a range of CO2 and hydrocarbon refrigeration applications.
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Sydney welcomes High Performance Energy 2016

Sydney welcomes High Performance Energy 2016

23 March 2016
Australian Refrigeration Association (ARA) President Tim Edwards asserts that Australia can reduce its air conditioning and refrigeration bill by a staggering AUD 10 billion per annum.
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34th West Coast Energy Management Congress (EMC)

Conference | 25 May. 2016 - 26 May. 2016 | WA, Seattle, U.S.A.
The West Coast Energy Management Congress (EMC) is the largest energy conference and technology expo held on the U.S. West Coast specifically for business, industrial and institutional energy users. It bring...
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GEA unveils new compressor series at Mostra Convegno

GEA unveils new compressor series at Mostra Convegno

22 March 2016
Process technology manufacturer GEA presented a new compressor series designed for use with hydrocarbons – the HG44e – alongside its subcritical and transcritical CO2 compressors at Mostra Convegno Expocon...