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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...
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Read our coverage of MCE 2016

Read our coverage of MCE 2016

22 March 2016
Our team was on the ground on 15-18 March in Milan, Italy at the 2016 Mostra Convegno Expoconfort: the undisputed leading global exhibition in comfort technology and the place to catch the latest trends in the HV...
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IIAR working on standard for CO<sub>2</sub>

IIAR working on standard for CO2

21 March 2016
The International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR) announced yesterday (20 March) that it is working on a new standard for carbon dioxide applications.
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Stores keep their cool as Spanish CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical marke...

Stores keep their cool as Spanish CO2 transcritical marke...

17 March 2016
More and more retailers in Spain are turning to or trialling advanced CO2 transcritical solutions in response to the economic and political climate. In anticipation of this year’s Mediterranean-flavoured ATMOsph...
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Greening pastures new: Carter’s journey to boost na...

Greening pastures new: Carter’s journey to boost na...

16 March 2016
UK-based Carter Retail Equipment is looking to expand its global presence by bringing natural refrigerant systems to the US supermarket sector. Accelerate Europe visited their factory on the edge of Birmingham to hear...
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Migros putting CO<sub>2</sub> refrigeration technology at heart of c...

Migros putting CO2 refrigeration technology at heart of c...

14 March 2016
Switzerland’s biggest retailer Migros is aiming to become a leader in climate protection and energy savings under its ‘Generation M’ sustainability programme. In its latest effort to trial and spread...
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Take our survey on natural refrigerants training and win ...

Take our survey on natural refrigerants training and win ...

11 March 2016
To help us collect data for our upcoming GUIDEs to Natural Refrigerants Training in Europe and North America, shecco invites industry to participate in this survey and improve understanding of the market for natural r...
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Showcasing natural refrigerants: ATMOsphere Europe select...

Showcasing natural refrigerants: ATMOsphere Europe select...

10 March 2016
After the success of ATMOsphere Asia in Tokyo last month, 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 Barcel...
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Emerson to launch next-generation CO<sub>2</sub>/ammonia cascade system

Emerson to launch next-generation CO2/ammonia cascade system

9 March 2016
Emerson Climate Technologies is in the final stages of testing reciprocating compressors for CO2/ammonia cascade systems in its recently opened Helix Innovation Centre. The company expects to launch the new products i...
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SABMiller: Blazing a trail for natural refrigerants

SABMiller: Blazing a trail for natural refrigerants

9 March 2016
Brewing giant SABMiller is making natural refrigerants a key component of its sustainability strategy – and demonstrating how nat refs are a winning recipe for corporate success as well as the environment.
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Multinationals tackling climate change with 4.5 million H...

Multinationals tackling climate change with 4.5 million H...

8 March 2016
Global multinationals Unilever, Red Bull, the Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo and SABMiller announced last week that they have already put over 4.5 million HFC-free refrigeration units into operation worldwide. They work t...
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NEXT Series: Natural refrigerants ‘the only solutio...

NEXT Series: Natural refrigerants ‘the only solutio...

7 March 2016
While the synthetic refrigerant market might “aggressively” develop new solutions, natural refrigerants are the only long-term alternative to HFCs because they are the only substances that will not be subj...
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SuperSmart: Removing barriers to adoption of energy effic...

SuperSmart: Removing barriers to adoption of energy effic...

4 March 2016
Aiming to accelerate the adoption of energy efficient and climate-friendly solutions in European supermarkets, the EU-funded SuperSmart project seeks to overcome non-technical barriers to wider uptake and increase awa...
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GreenHP workshop: getting to know the heat pump components

Workshop | 15 Mar. 2016 | Milan, Italy
The 2nd GreenHP workshop is taking place at Mostra Convegno, Milan, Italy on 15 March 2016. GreenHP is an EU funded project focusing on the development of a "Next Generation Air-to0Water Heat Pumps for Retro...
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Small N.Y. grocer receives GreenChill Platinum for transc...

Small N.Y. grocer receives GreenChill Platinum for transc...

3 March 2016
DeCicco & Sons, a six-store grocery store operation based in Pelham, N.Y., has received platinum-level certification for a new store in Larchmont, N.Y., from the Environmental Protection Agency’s GreenChill ...
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ATMOsphere Asia 2016: CO<sub>2</sub> refrigerant 'best option' for S...

ATMOsphere Asia 2016: CO2 refrigerant 'best option' for S...

3 March 2016
At last month's ATMOsphere Asia conference in Tokyo, Japan, Junya Ichikawa, president of Sanden Environmental Product Corporation, outlined ambitions to ensure that production of the company’s CO2 compressor uni...
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Hot bed of CO<sub>2</sub> heat pumps in Japan

Hot bed of CO2 heat pumps in Japan

3 March 2016
There was an array of CO2 heat pump technology on display at HVAC&R Japan 2016 in Tokyo, with leading multinationals including Mitsubishi and Hitachi eager to make the most of the highly efficient refrigerant.
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UNDP: Natural refrigerants seen as solution to growing HF...

UNDP: Natural refrigerants seen as solution to growing HF...

2 March 2016
“Action on climate change cannot be decisive without decisive action to limit HFC emission,” Jacques Van Engel, director of the United Nations Development Programme’s Montreal Protocol Unit. Inventor...