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Exclusive: The Colruyt Group makes R290 its refrigeration...

Exclusive: The Colruyt Group makes R290 its refrigeration...

26 November 2015
The Belgian retailer The Colruyt Group has announced its plans to use propane for all of its 360 Belgian stores that include its Colruyt, OKay and Bio-Planet stores. The use of the environmentally friendly refrigerant...
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Industry debate final options for ozone review

25 November 2015 | Climate Control News
There has been plenty of fiery debate surrounding the release of an Options Paper by the Federal Government as part of its review of the Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Act.As part of the cons...
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EPA proposing updates to Refrigerant Management Program

EPA proposing updates to Refrigerant Management Program

25 November 2015
On 19 November, Rebecca von dem Hagen, the newest member of the EPA’s Greenchill Partnership team, hosted a webinar on the future changes to the National Refrigerant Management Program.
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Secop KXV Compressor was awarded second place for "C...

24 November 2015 | Secop
Secop Compressors (Tianjin) Co., Ltd. participated in CHEATC 2015 as a co-financing supporter. The 2015 China Household Electrical Appliances Technical Conference (CHEATC 2015) is organized by China Household Electric...
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Reducing HFC emissions in South Africa’s transport ...

Reducing HFC emissions in South Africa’s transport ...

24 November 2015
South Africa depends largely on the trade and retail of agricultural goods, where transportation and distribution play a vital role, but, traditionally, meeting this demand has come at a significant cost to the enviro...
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Paris steps up security for United Nations climate confer...

19 November 2015 | LA Times
In less than two weeks the United Nations climate change conference viewed by many as the most important global environmental summit in years will welcome the world’s most powerful leaders and heads of state, in...
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Nestlé executive: ‘We are all facing risks o...

18 November 2015 | Euractiv
Climate change is confronting the European food sector with an unprecedented risk related to supplies of agricultural raw materials, warns Pascal Gréverath.Pascal Gréverath is Head of Environmental Susta...
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hydrocarbons21.com welcomes Temprite as Silver Partner

hydrocarbons21.com welcomes Temprite as Silver Partner

16 November 2015
hydrocarbons21.com welcomes its newest Silver Partner the Temprite Company, specialising in innovative energy-efficient coalescent and conventional oil separators and refrigerant oil management products.
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Carrefour continues to support SMEs for commitment to inn...

16 November 2015 | EPR Retail News
On 3 November, Carrefour staged the second edition of the SME Awards, an event designed to reward 12 companies for which innovation, sustainable development and curbing climate change are all central to their gro...
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Premier class: R290 a standout for AC in high ambient tem...

Premier class: R290 a standout for AC in high ambient tem...

12 November 2015
A recent technical workshop at the 27th Meeting of the Parties (MOP) to the Montreal Protocol in Dubai disclosed test results revealing that alternative refrigerant R290 (propane) outstrips the performance of widely u...
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ATMO Australia debuts in Melbourne, ATMO America moves to...

ATMO Australia debuts in Melbourne, ATMO America moves to...

12 November 2015
The ATMO events are not only growing in stature but also conquering new territory. Metropolitan Melbourne is getting ready to stage the very first ATMOsphere Australia, in May 2016, while ATMOsphere America 2016 heads...
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HOST Milano 2015 part 2: How natural refrigerants have se...

HOST Milano 2015 part 2: How natural refrigerants have se...

12 November 2015
In Part 2 of this article, leading technologies including ice makers, watercoolers and commercial refrigeration equipment using hydrocarbons and CO2 are explored at HOST Milano 2015. Manufacturers such as Dorin, Blupu...
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Countries agree on a way forward to shape a global HFC ph...

Countries agree on a way forward to shape a global HFC ph...

10 November 2015
After week-long formal talks on the future management of HFCs, the Montreal Protocol meeting held last week in Dubai concluded with what is believed to be a significant step towards a global HFC phase down. Work will ...
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Hydrocarbons: A developing option for supermarkets

Hydrocarbons: A developing option for supermarkets

9 November 2015
Given their efficiency and negligible environmental impact, hydrocarbons have significant potential as a refrigerant in self-contained and micro-distributed grocery cabinets - Jim Armer argues the case in the October ...
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HOST Milano 2015 Part 1: How natural refrigerants secured...

HOST Milano 2015 Part 1: How natural refrigerants secured...

6 November 2015
Hydrocarbons and CO2 are moving to become the European standard for commercial refrigeration equipment, ice makers, and refrigerated display cases. SandenVendo, Epta, Liebherr and AHT Cooling Systems were among those ...
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“Potent greenhouse gases should have no place in ou...

4 November 2015 | Guardian
Today, better solutions are available to replace ozone-depleting substances with safer alternatives. Global innovation has brought cutting-edge technologies and alternatives to market that can be used in the products ...
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Secop extends energy-optimised propane compressors programme

3 November 2015 | Secop
Secop extends its successful energy-optimised propane (R290) compressors programme with new variants.   3 GWP - achievable with our powerful efficient R290 DLE and NLE compressors, designed for LBP/MBP various ...
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UPDATE: ATMOsphere Europe 2016 heads to Barcelona for the...

UPDATE: ATMOsphere Europe 2016 heads to Barcelona for the...

3 November 2015
After six successful meetings in Brussels ATMOsphere Europe 2016 “Natural Refrigerants – Solutions for Europe” is moving to Barcelona, while ATMO Asia returns to Tokyo for the third time, in Feb...
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A new generation of DELTA compressors

30 October 2015 | Secop
The new and improved second generation of ultra-compact and highly innovative DELTA compressors are ready for order.   These new variants, with an added HZD range, offer optimum efficiency and the highest COP o...