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Chinese AC Market Continues to Grow 15 - 20%

16 June 2011 | JARN
The air conditioning market looks promising in 2011. Some sources estimated that the overall market will maintain the 15 - 20% growth rate in 2011. However, the market for special air conditioners still needs stimulat...
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Firms offered perks to upgrade air-cons

15 June 2011 | BusinessWorld Online
Commercial building operators are being encouraged to replace their old air-conditioners with energy-efficient and environment-friendly units under a government project funded via $3.6-million grant from the World Ban...
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Your Case Studies at ATMOsphere Europe - Deadline 15 July

Your Case Studies at ATMOsphere Europe - Deadline 15 July

14 June 2011
For the interactive workshop and conference on Natural Refrigerants, ATMOsphere Europe 2011, a call for case studies has been published. For the afternoon technology sessions taking place on 11 and 12 October in Bruss...
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Linde North America wins EPA Protocol

14 June 2011 | Gasworld
Linde North America is one of few companies to have successfully passed an audit by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The audit concerned the production and supply of gases used to calibrate instruments as we...
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Eurelectric voices strong support for heat pumps at 2011 ...

Eurelectric voices strong support for heat pumps at 2011 ...

10 June 2011
The Eurelectric (Union of the Electricity Industry) presentation made at the 4th European Heat Pump Forum (EHPA), held in London on 1 June, demonstrated the pivotal role that heat pumps can play in a low carbon future...
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Coca-Cola Recognised by Eco Forum for Sustainability Efforts

9 June 2011 | Bloomberg
The Coca-Cola Co. (KO), the world’s largest soft-drink maker, was recognized by the Corporate Eco Forum for its efforts to promote sustainability, including using recyclable plastic bottles, shifting away from r...
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Demonstration project for the conversion of producti...

9 June 2011 | Article / Press | Published: 2011
Under a demonstration project aiming to introduce ozone and climate friendly hydrocarbon technology into the Indian market, a local manufacturer will be installing an R290 production line for room air-conditioners. ...
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Plans to establish Turkish cold chain association

9 June 2011 | ECSLA
Earlier this month, Theo van Sambeeck visited Istanbul on behalf of GCCA to discuss the foundation of a Turkish national cold chain association. He met with representatives from frozen food producers Unilever and Dano...
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Project to further the uptake of hydrocarbons in India an...

Project to further the uptake of hydrocarbons in India an...

9 June 2011
Under a project aiming to introduce ozone and climate friendly hydrocarbon technology into the Indian market, a local manufacturer will be installing an R290 production line for room air-conditioners. By making the pr...
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Voluntary Code of Conduct for Carbon Reduction in th...

8 June 2011 | Institute of Refrigeration (IoR)
The Carbon Trust, in collaboration with the British Refrigeration Association (BRA) and the Institute of Refrigeration (IoR), is putting the final touches to a voluntary Code of Conduct designed to help reduce carbon ...
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United Arab Emirates in clamp down on inefficient A/C sys...

7 June 2011 | RAC News
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is in the process of restricting the entry of inefficient air-conditioning units in the country and has begun rolling out energy efficiency labeling system for window type and split-syst...
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Testing a hydrocarbon drop-in replacement for R22 in comm...

Testing a hydrocarbon drop-in replacement for R22 in comm...

7 June 2011
Tests on the energy savings potential of the hydrocarbon refrigerant HCR188C2 as drop-in replacement for R22 in 50-ton air conditioners (ACs) are to start today in California, US. Real time results comparing an R22 un...
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RAC Cooling Industry Awards 2011 - deadline extended to J...

1 June 2011 | RAC News
The deadline for entries into the RAC Cooling Industry Awards 2011 has now been extended until 10th June 2011   This year’s RAC Cooling Industry Awards offers all innovative firms and individuals in refrige...
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4th EHPA European Heat Pump Forum

Conference | 1 Jun. 2011 | London, United Kingdom
The European Heat Pump Association (short: EHPA) represents the majority of the European heat pump industry. Its members comprise of heat pump and component manufacturers, research institutes, universities, ...
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Panasonic, Hangzhou DADI, DOWA and Sumitomo Co to Establi...

31 May 2011 | JCN Newswire
 Panasonic Corporation(1), Hangzhou DADI Environmental Protection Engineering Co., Ltd., DOWA Holdings Co., Ltd.(2), and Sumitomo Corporation today announced they have reached an agreement to form a jointly-held ...
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Australian national HVAC&R awards: call for nominations

Australian national HVAC&R awards: call for nominations

30 May 2011
Entries are now open until 26 August for the 2011 Australian national awards organised by the Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating (AIRAH). The awards will recognise outstanding achievem...
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Cooling India: hydrocarbons for supermarkets and at high ...

Cooling India: hydrocarbons for supermarkets and at high ...

27 May 2011
The latest issue of Cooling India, India’s premier magazine on the cooling industry, includes contributions on alternative refrigerants such as hydrocarbons, suited to India’s high ambient temperature cond...
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Massachusetts Clean Energy and Climate Plan for 2020

26 May 2011 | Massachusetts Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs
The State of Massachusetts has launched the most aggressive energy efficiency program in the US, with estimated savings of over $6 billion for residential, municipal, industrial and commercial customers and 4,500 jobs...
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Propane called the best climate-friendly refrigerant

25 May 2011 | SmartBrief
Propane and other natural refrigerants are "future-proof" and are the best environmentally friendly refrigerant, according to AHT Cooling Systems during the recent United Nations Environment Programme in Maldives. The...