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ATMOsphere America 2016 heads to Windy City

ATMOsphere America 2016 heads to Windy City

19 May 2016
It’s that time of year again: policymakers, technical experts and end users are preparing for ATMOsphere America in Chicago, where they will discuss the latest trends in CO2, hydrocarbon and ammonia technologies...
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Thermo Fisher unveil ultra-low temperature freezers at An...

Thermo Fisher unveil ultra-low temperature freezers at An...

17 May 2016
Biotechnology product development company Thermo Fisher Scientific last week unveiled a new range of hydrocarbon-based ultra-low temperature freezers, offering laboratories a greener solution marked by less power cons...
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Hydrocarbons take centre stage at ATMOsphere America 2016

Hydrocarbons take centre stage at ATMOsphere America 2016

12 May 2016
With the theme ‘hydrocarbons for America’, the ATMOsphere conference (16 & 17 June in Chicago) is preparing to showcase the most innovative and exciting projects in different applications by leading in...
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Former EU commissioner to push Danfoss’ sustainable...

Former EU commissioner to push Danfoss’ sustainable...

12 May 2016
Former EU Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard – the driving force behind the EU’s F-Gas Regulation – has been elected to the Danfoss board. With natural refrigerants well placed to benefit f...
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Dr Pepper Snapple to purchase R290 coolers

Dr Pepper Snapple to purchase R290 coolers

10 May 2016
Plano, Texas-based beverage manufacturer Dr Pepper Snapple Group will begin purchasing vending machines and coolers that use propane (R290) as the refrigerant, according to spokesman Chris Barnes.
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Danfoss Webinar: CO2 Systems - A Global Approach and U.S. Tr...

Seminar | 18 May. 2016 | Online, Belgium
WHEN: 18 MAY, 2016 - 9 AM PDT / 12 PM EDT / 6 PM CET Interest in carbon dioxide, or CO2, as a refrigerant in food retail applications has never been more intense than it is today. Much of that interest is...
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EU F-Gas Regulation opening door to natrefs in Italian ve...

EU F-Gas Regulation opening door to natrefs in Italian ve...

7 May 2016
With many players in Italy’s food and beverage vending industry slow to get to grips with the implications of the EU’s HFC phase-down, companies like Blupura and SandenVendo – whose natural refrigera...
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Training on natural refrigerants is key, say European reg...

Training on natural refrigerants is key, say European reg...

4 May 2016
During the ATMOsphere Europe 2016 conference in Barcelona, Spain, policy experts outlined the latest regulatory developments in Europe and beyond. Training of technicians was highlighted as a key activity to support t...
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Case studies highlighting hydrocarbon-based projects at A...

Case studies highlighting hydrocarbon-based projects at A...

4 May 2016
With more than 30 presentations at this year's debut ATMOsphere Australia,  three companies will show their latest findings on their hydrocarbon-based projects.
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Secop upgrading compressors for SolarChill vaccine coolers

Secop upgrading compressors for SolarChill vaccine coolers

3 May 2016
Secop, setting standards in advanced hydrocarbon compressor technology for more than 25 years, is now designing an upgrade to the solar compressor developed under the SolarChill Project, seeking to deliver “even...
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Supermarkets showcase natural refrigerant solutions at AT...

Supermarkets showcase natural refrigerant solutions at AT...

3 May 2016
Supermarket giants Carrefour, METRO AG and Delhaize are demonstrating that CO2 transcritical refrigeration technology can help retailers to save energy costs and meet their corporate sustainability goals, heard partic...
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SODEX 2016

Trade Fair | 4 May. 2016 - 7 May. 2016 | Istanbul, Turkey
International HVAC, Refrigeration, Pumps, Valves, Fittings, Water Treatment and Insulation exhibition. Venue/ Date: İstanbul Expo Center (Cnr Expo) / May 4-7, 2016 Halls : 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8...
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Read our coverage of ATMO Europe

Read our coverage of ATMO Europe

25 April 2016
Our team was in Barcelona last week for ATMOsphere Europe 2016, bringing you the latest news on natural refrigerants. Read on to hear about market trends, policy developments and exciting new technology applications i...
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Towards new alternative to vapour-compression cooling

Towards new alternative to vapour-compression cooling

24 April 2016
The Ames Laboratory at Iowa State will be leading a major effort to develop a commercial application for caloric cooling, said to be more efficient and quieter than conventional cooling.
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California mulls HFC bans in refrigeration, air condition...

California mulls HFC bans in refrigeration, air condition...

14 April 2016
The California Air Resources Board has taken another step towards curbing emissions of high-GWP HFCs with the publication of a Proposed Strategy to reduce short-lived climate pollutants this week. The strategy foresee...
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Manufacturers see openings for natural refrigerants in China

Manufacturers see openings for natural refrigerants in China

14 April 2016
Food processing, cold storage and residential air conditioning are among the applications with the greatest potential to grow the market for natural refrigerants in China, according to manufacturers exhibiting their t...
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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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