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Ecodesign: How does it work and how can we take into...

12 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
The main instruments to regulate energy efficiency of products include the Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Directives, the first one addressing the supply side and the second one the demand side. It is the combined eff...
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Ecodesign and WEEE

12 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
The new Ecodesign regulation for room air conditioners has set a precedent in recognising the contribution of refrigerants in the environmental footprint of products by providing a bonus in energy efficiency requireme...
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Review of policy measures and incentives for ozone- ...

12 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Koeppen discusses progress with phasing out HCFCs in 12 developing countries and 7 countries with economies in transition in Europe and Central Asia that fall within the Regional Ozone Network for Europe & Central...
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New Ecodesign Requirements

12 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Regulations developed under the Ecodesign Directive are intended to go further than just efficiency, by considering emissions of other substances and taking a lifecycle approach. However, currently the existing regula...
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Market trends of heat pumps and natural refrigerants

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
The Secretary General of the European Heat Pump Association gives a first overview of the European Heat Pump Statistics “Outlook 2011”. A first glance shows that accumulated sales have been 3,77 million un...
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The rollout and experience of natural refrigerants b...

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Refrigeration is a key concern for Carrefour and the company Executive Committee recognises the increasing contribution to total GHG emissions of HFCs and HCFCs. To take action on this issue Carrefour will begin phasi...
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Policy tools for assessing and diminishing emissions...

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Kozakiewicz discusses the different tools available to policy makers for curbing emissions of f-gases from equipment, including direct tools (eg bans on most emissive uses, penalties for intentional venting etc) and i...
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The Belgian experience, implementation and political...

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
The implementation of the F-Gas Regulation in Belgium has been complex due to the regulation’s lack of clarity in defining certain responsibilities, which is further exacerbated by the complex structure of Belgi...
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Taxation and use bans as tools for reducing the use ...

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Sørensen presents trends in uses and emissions of f-gases in Denmark before and after the introduction of use bans and taxes. He illustrates the effectiveness of different tools on reducing f-gases emissions, i...
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The new F-Gas regulation

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
The presentation by Kuijpers opened “Policy session 1: The New F-Gas Regulation” by setting the scene and discussing the EU’s f-gas policies within the wider international policy context of the UNFCC...
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Implementation of F-Gas Reg. and national efforts: e...

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Becken discusses Germany’s experience and challenges with implementing the EU F-Gas Regulation, the National / International Climate Initiative, further funding of projects with natural refrigerants and findings...
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F-Gas in the EU: domestic and international policy a...

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Schwarz presented a late September 2011 European Commission report assessing the effectiveness of the EU's existing Regulation on fluorinated gases. The European Commission has identified options for additional reduct...
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Natural Refrigerants in the EU HVAC&R industry: ...

11 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
shecco initiated the world’s largest industry survey to illustrate and quantify the market potential of natural working fluids. The objective was to create a basis of reference and to inform industry, end-users ...
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ATMOsphere Europe 2011

Workshop | 11 Oct. 2011 - 12 Oct. 2011 | Brussels, Belgium
NATURAL REFRIGERANTS FASTER TO EUROPE: Already for the third time, this international and interactive workshop on Natural Refrigreants will be organised in Brussels from Tuesday, 11 October to Wednesday, 12 ...
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Energy Solutions Expo

Trade Fair | 10 Oct. 2011 - 11 Oct. 2011 | London, United Kingdom
Witness the latest products and technologies that could make your organization more energy efficient and effective at the The Innovation Showcase area. From wireless touch screens that monitor activity ...
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Natural refrigerant products on display at FEBRAVA 2011

Natural refrigerant products on display at FEBRAVA 2011

7 October 2011
The 17th FEBRAVA trade fair took place in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on 20 – 23 September, bringing together leading market players for the HVAC&R sector in Brazil and internationally. The hot topic at this year&rsq...
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Exclusive interview with Professor J. Chen about hydrocar...

Exclusive interview with Professor J. Chen about hydrocar...

5 October 2011
Dr. Jiangping Chen, Professor of the Institute of Refrigeration and Cryogenics at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, talked to hydrocarbons21.com about research on propane (R290) air conditioners and heat pumps, the marke...
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RHI launch hits EU road block

5 October 2011 | heatingandventilating.net
Objections from the European Commission has delayed the launch of the Renewable Heat Incentive. The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) planned to open the scheme for applications for non-domestic generator...
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10th ACFE Symposium - HFCs, what future?

Meeting | 5 Oct. 2011 | Paris, France
Like every year, our meeting with expert speakers will evaluate national and international legislations applied for refrigerant fluids, and for new products or technologies rising in the refrigeration and ai...