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Hydrocarbons to benefit from technology adaptability

Hydrocarbons to benefit from technology adaptability

5 September 2016
Hydrocarbons have a promising future in HVAC&R applications because technology designed for other refrigerants can be easily adapted for use in hydrocarbon systems, heard participants in this year’s Gustav L...
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CD Jones

CD Jones

2 September 2016 | Component supplier
The Charles D. Jones Company – a Wholesale HVAC/R industry leader in distribution, customer service and technical support serving its customers since 1939. The Charles D. Jones Company has 18 branch ...
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ASHRAE 15 Addendum fails to address safety measures for A...

ASHRAE 15 Addendum fails to address safety measures for A...

1 September 2016
A proposed addendum to safety standard ASHRAE 15 is open for public comment until midnight Eastern Standard Time on 4 September. The so-called Addendum d only covers A2L refrigerants, while similar safety measures for...
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Carnot: Interest in natrefs growing

Carnot: Interest in natrefs growing

1 September 2016
The installation of an R290 (propane)-CO2 cascade in a Whole Foods store in Santa Clara was widely heralded as the latest in a long line of innovations by Carnot.
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333 natref projects receive subsidies in Japan

333 natref projects receive subsidies in Japan

1 September 2016
At the start of July, JRECO (the Japan Refrigerants and Environment Conservation Organization) announced which companies will receive financial support from the Japanese Ministry of the Environment (MOE) in the first ...
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Spotlight on 2017’s ATMOsphere conference series in...

Spotlight on 2017’s ATMOsphere conference series in...

30 August 2016
In 2017 the ATMOsphere conference series will see over 1,300 industry experts hear more than 250 presentations across five conferences and events on four continents.
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China’s HCFC phase-out ambitions under spotlight at...

China’s HCFC phase-out ambitions under spotlight at...

25 August 2016
Experts attending the 2016 Gustav Lorentzen conference this week were optimistic that China’s HCFC phase-out plan will trigger wider uptake of natural refrigerants across the Asian powerhouse.
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Bridging the training gap down under

Bridging the training gap down under

25 August 2016
Raising natural refrigerant training standards is central to Box Hill’s education center in Melbourne, Australia.
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Natrefs, a significant part of Aldi South’s climate...

Natrefs, a significant part of Aldi South’s climate...

23 August 2016
Extensive use of natural refrigerants is an integral part of Aldi South’s climate strategy, according to the retailer’s first Corporate Responsibility report published on 14 July.
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ColdChain Eurasia Expo

Trade Fair | 1 Sep. 2016 - 4 Sep. 2016 | Istanbul, Turkey
ColdChain Eurasia Expo is where the participants can network, learn and strengthen their business in a region packed with opportunity and long-term growth potential. It will comprise a trade exhibition to co...
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US DeCA considers hydrocarbons

US DeCA considers hydrocarbons

23 August 2016
The US Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) is considering testing R-290 (propane) systems in their stores located in military bases around the world.
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HFC phase-down: 'Huge business opportunity' for natrefs

HFC phase-down: 'Huge business opportunity' for natrefs

22 August 2016
Global efforts to secure a historic agreement to phase down HFC consumption under the Montreal Protocol are creating opportunities for natural refrigerants to thrive, heard participants in the 12th IIR Gustav Lorentze...
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Gustav Lorentzen conference to focus on latest innovations

Gustav Lorentzen conference to focus on latest innovations

17 August 2016
12th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Natural Working Fluids Conference, to take place in Edinburgh next week, will review latest trends and innovations related to natural refrigerants.  
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US pioneers prison sentences for refrigerant leaks

US pioneers prison sentences for refrigerant leaks

16 August 2016
A man from Ohio has been sentenced to 54 months in jail and a fine of $29.000 for leaking environmentally harming refrigerants into the atmosphere. This follows similar prosecutions by the United States as part of the...
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New opportunities for Hydrocarbons in Oman?

New opportunities for Hydrocarbons in Oman?

16 August 2016
This week, the gulf state Oman announced stage two of their plan to radically cut HCFC’s, ozone-depleting substances, by 2020. Official sources linked to the Government have opened the door to a wider use of hyd...
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IIR encouraging women to pursue careers in HVAC&R

IIR encouraging women to pursue careers in HVAC&R

10 August 2016
The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) yesterday announced the creation of a new working group on careers in refrigeration. Part of the group’s remit will to raise interest in pursuing HVAC&R car...
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Whole Foods installs USA’s first hydrocarbon-CO<sub>2</sub> ca...

Whole Foods installs USA’s first hydrocarbon-CO2 ca...

10 August 2016
US food retailer Whole Foods has installed an R290-CO2 commercial refrigeration system at a store in Santa Clara, California. The environmentally friendly system is the first of its kind in the United States.
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Mexico looks to Montreal Protocol for natrefs boost

Mexico looks to Montreal Protocol for natrefs boost

10 August 2016
Mexico is seeking an agreement within the Montreal Protocol framework that would enable a phase-down of HFCs in the country. Accelerate America reports.
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Ecosaveit Ltd

Ecosaveit Ltd

Ecosaveit is a renewable energy consultancy focused on energy efficiency, system design and development using heat pump technologies integrated with other renewable sources.
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