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SolarChill large-scale demo and technology transfer proje...

SolarChill large-scale demo and technology transfer proje...

14 December 2011
The Global Environment Facility has approved $2.7mio in funding for the “SolarChill Development, Testing and Technology Transfer Outreach” project in Kenya, Swaziland and Colombia. The project is expected ...
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SolarChill backgrounder 2011

14 December 2011 | Article / Press | Published: 2011
This is a background document on SolarChill technology, which integrates the use of solar energy with “Greenfreeze” hydrocarbon refrigeration, while eliminating the need for lead storage batteries by ...
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Progress at end of Durban COP17 climate talks

13 December 2011 | Los Angeles Times
In a surprise turn on Saturday, the 194 countries attending the U.N. climate talks in Durban, South Africa, agreed on a new process that could result in legally binding measures to control global warming. The agreemen...
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Long-awaited SNAP ruling opens US market to hydrocarbon r...

Long-awaited SNAP ruling opens US market to hydrocarbon r...

13 December 2011
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday announced that it has approved three hydrocarbon refrigerants as acceptable substitutes in household and small commercial stand-alone refrigerators and freezers. ...
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EVA's AGM 2011 and Workshop "European Vending - Understandin...

Workshop | 12 Dec. 2011 - 13 Dec. 2011 | Brussels, Belgium
The European Vending Association will hold its Annual General Assembly on 12 December. This year is an election year for the EVA Presidency and its Executive Committee. Participants will then be invited to...
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IMI Cornelius

IMI Cornelius

9 December 2011 | System manufacturer , Other
IMI CORNELIUS INC manufactures and markets beverage dispensing and cooling equipment. It offers post-mix beverage dispensing systems, beer dispensers, ice makers, ice drink dispensers, storage bins, juice and tea disp...
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Unilever signs Action Plan to boost natural refrigerant u...

Unilever signs Action Plan to boost natural refrigerant u...

7 December 2011
On Wednesday 23 November representatives from Brazilian supplier Metalfrio and Unilever signed a voluntary initiative to replace the gases currently used for cooling and for the expansion of polyurethane foam with nat...
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ALECTIA

ALECTIA

7 December 2011 | Engineering & Contracting , Other
As part of the consulting group DNU I/S, ALECTIA has installed new heat pumps at Aarhus University Hospital Skejby. The project was carried out in co-operation with Johnson Controls. The heat pumps operate on isobutan...
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Change in mindset & training needed to enable HC upta...

Change in mindset & training needed to enable HC upta...

6 December 2011
Committed to minimising the use of refrigerants that damage the environment, some hotels in Bali, Indonesia are carrying out AC retrofits and upgrades. However, only in a few cases have they reverted to using hydrocar...
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Ozone friendly air conditioning system application f...

6 December 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Presentation by the Bali Association of Hotel Chief Engineers (ACE Bali), provided at a side event organised by Indonesia’s Ministry of Environment, in the context of the 23rd meeting of the Parties (MOP23) to t...
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Application of hydrocarbon refrigerant for air condi...

6 December 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Presentation provided by A.D. Pasek, Faculty of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Institute Technology of Bandung at a side event to the 23rd Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that...
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UPDATED: China's leading air conditioner companies shift ...

UPDATED: China's leading air conditioner companies shift ...

5 December 2011
In China’s first technology roadmap for the home appliance industry, replacing HCFCs with new refrigerants will be the main task of China’s air conditioning industry in the future. As profit margins have b...
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86 New Product Technology Presentations To Be Featured In...

2 December 2011 | AHR Expo
Visitors to the 2012 AHR Expo in Chicago January 23-25 can get a sneak preview of the latest new products and technologies that will be impacting the HVACR industry by attending some of the 86 presentations taking pla...
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Co-operative supermarkets to be HFC-free by 2030

Co-operative supermarkets to be HFC-free by 2030

2 December 2011
UK’s fifth biggest food retailer, the Co-operative Group, is set to reduce its gross greenhouse gas emissions from operations by 35% by 2017. To achieve this target, the retailer intends to use hydrocarbons and ...
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Deadline for ACR News Awards extended

1 December 2011 | ACR News
The deadline for submissions for the 2012 ACR News Awards has been extended to 3rd January 2012.
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Market analysis: HC share in Australia’s MAC servic...

Market analysis: HC share in Australia’s MAC servic...

1 December 2011
A presentation by HyChill at a side event held during last week’s Montreal Protocol negotiations drew upon the Australian automotive air conditioning sector’s many years of experience with the safe use of ...
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High Performance, High Efficiency Natural Hydrocarbo...

1 December 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
A presentation by HyChill at a side event held during the 23rd meeting of the Parties (MOP23) to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer drew upon the Australian automotive air conditioni...
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Mobile Air Conditioning and Vehicle Thermal Systems

Workshop | 1 Dec. 2011 - 2 Dec. 2011 | Turin, Italy
ATA - Associazione Tecnica dell’Automobile and Centro Ricerche Fiat are pleased to announce the 4th edition of the European Workshop on Mobile Air Conditioning and Vehicle Thermal Systems, to be held in Turi...
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42nd international CONGRESS and Exhibition HEATING, REFRIGER...

Conference | 30 Nov. 2011 - 2 Dec. 2011 | Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
The programmes of all previous HVAC&R congresses held in Belgrade were directly associated with the economics of maintaining thermal comfort in construction buildings through reduction of energy demands, con...