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DOE publishes final rule regarding test procedures for re...

DOE publishes final rule regarding test procedures for re...

11 August 2015
In a move that will aid CO2 and hydrocarbon beverage vending machine (BVM) manufacturers and end users, the United States Department of Energy (DOE) has listened to supporting comments from beverage giant Coca-Cola an...
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Comfortech 2015

Conference | 15 Sep. 2015 - 17 Sep. 2015 | St. Louis, MO, United States of America
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 educa...
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Natural refrigerant technology can help states comply wit...

Natural refrigerant technology can help states comply wit...

7 August 2015
On 3 August, the US EPA and President Obama announced the final Clean Power Plan, which aims to reduce carbon pollution from power plants. The Plan has the potential to open new opportunities for the adoption of natur...
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Compressor manufacturer Tecumseh agrees to merger with Mu...

Compressor manufacturer Tecumseh agrees to merger with Mu...

6 August 2015
In a deal worth approximately US $123 million (€112.7 million), an affiliation between natural refrigerant equipment manufacturer Mueller Industries and Atlas Holdings will see the new venture acquire compressor ...
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The International Institute of Refrigeration’s Gust...

6 August 2015 | Institute of Refrigeration
The Institute of Refrigeration has issued a call for papers for the 12th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Natural Working Fluids Conference. This major conference will take place at Edinburgh Conference Centre, Heriot-Watt Univer...
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RETA 2015 National Conference & Exhibition

Conference | 29 Sep. 2015 - 2 Oct. 2015 | Milwaukee, WI, United States of America
The RETA annual Conference brings members together from around the world to a venue that blends the excitement of the exhibit hall with the seriousness of the classroom and the fun of the social activities t...
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Global Sustainability Summit 2015

Conference | 19 Aug. 2015 - 21 Aug. 2015 | Denver, Colorado, US
The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) have developed the Sustainability Summit to give companies the tools, connections and proactive solutions to take their sust...
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Commercial and industrial end users support natural refri...

Commercial and industrial end users support natural refri...

4 August 2015
The July-August edition of Accelerate America looks at how leading organisations use carbon dioxide, hydrocarbons, ammonia and other climate-friendly natural refrigerants in refrigeration, air-conditioning, and heatin...
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R22 Versus R290 Versus HC22A/502A Hydrocarbon Refrigerant

4 August 2015 | Power Technology Chicago
The following are actual findings on the operation & efficiency of one specific residential air conditioning system running on R22 versus R290 versus Priority Cool HC22A/502A Hydrocarbon Refrigerant. The work &...
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Green Power: propane chillers by EUROKLIMAT

4 August 2015 | EUROKLIMAT
EUROKLIMAT, with its natural refrigerant propane (R290) machines, respects the environment in which we live and adheres to the new European F-GAS standard. Euroklimat has a lasting reputation for studying innovat...
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UNEP webinar shows how natural refrigerants are integral ...

UNEP webinar shows how natural refrigerants are integral ...

31 July 2015
In a webinar held on 30 July by UNEP promoting sustainable public procurement, the need for developing countries to leapfrog HFCs in the process of phasing-out HCFCs was outlined as well as the U.S. Environmental Prot...
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Paris Montreal Protocol meeting makes slow progress on HFCs

Paris Montreal Protocol meeting makes slow progress on HFCs

29 July 2015
The Montreal Protocol meeting held on 20-24 July in Paris failed to bring a much-needed breath of fresh air into discussions on HFCs as Parties did not succeed in initiating a formal negotiations process on ways to ma...
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White House launches American Business Act on Climate Ple...

29 July 2015 | The White House
On July 27 the White House, Secretary of State John Kerry and senior White House officials hosted 13 of the largest companies from across America who are standing with the Obama Administration to launch the American B...
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Re-launch of The Natural Voice calls for increased recogn...

Re-launch of The Natural Voice calls for increased recogn...

27 July 2015
ATMOsphere Network Paris 2015, held on margins of a Montreal Protocol meeting, saw the re-launch of The Natural Voice amidst presentations showing that hydrocarbons and CO2 are gaining traction worldwide in lieu of HFCs.
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UPDATE: EPA announces final dates for delisting of HFCs

UPDATE: EPA announces final dates for delisting of HFCs

24 July 2015
Following the announcement from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on 2nd July outlining the final rule for the delisting of several high-GWP (global warming potential) refrigerants, R744.com and hydrocarb...
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Incredible Energy and Cost Saving Potential on Minibars

23 July 2015 | Secop
DELTA compressors from Secop help to ensure the world’s most cost-efficient minibars. Using non-toxic natural gas refrigerant and reducing energy consumption to a minimum, the ultra-efficient Secop DELTA compres...
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ATMOsphere America 2015 Summary Report: Natural refrigera...

ATMOsphere America 2015 Summary Report: Natural refrigera...

22 July 2015
Couldn’t make it to ATMOsphere America 2015? Our free summary report’s got you covered.
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Accelerate America to launch industry awards

Accelerate America to launch industry awards

17 July 2015
Accelerate America will be accepting nominations for its new Best in Sector and Person of the Year awards, which will be presented at ATMOsphere America 2016.
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EIA: Beyond the Dirty Dozen reveals lack of progress in U...

EIA: Beyond the Dirty Dozen reveals lack of progress in U...

9 July 2015
In a follow-up to their 2013 report into the lack of action by U.S. retailers to address leakages of HFCs, the EIA found that while some retailers have taken tentative steps, large retailers such as Walmart are failin...