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Tackling U.S. training challenge

Tackling U.S. training challenge

11 December 2015
End users and manufacturers of natural refrigerant systems 
are taking a variety of approaches to fill the training void – with better training for customers’ in-house technicians and maintenance contrac...
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RAC Africa Cape Town

Trade Fair | 13 Jul. 2016 - 15 Jul. 2016 | Cape Town, South Africa
The Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, Heating and Ventilation Africa ExhibitionWithin Africa Cape Town is a main hub for goods where the cold chain occupies an important position, especially for frozen and ch...
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RETA and RSES events grapple with the need for technician...

RETA and RSES events grapple with the need for technician...

3 December 2015
At about the same time in late September, about 80 miles apart, two of North America’s primary training organisations—the Refrigerating Engineers & Technicians Association (RETA) and the Refrigeration ...
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SABMiller Joins Refrigerants, Naturally!

SABMiller Joins Refrigerants, Naturally!

3 December 2015
SABMiller, one of the world’s leading brewers, is the latest major corporation to join the Refrigerants, Naturally! initiative, committing to reducing its emissions from refrigeration by 25% by 2020 and to stop ...
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Secop: setting standards in compressor innovation for mor...

3 December 2015 | Secop
Formerly known as Danfoss Compressors, Secop is one of the founding fathers of modern compressor technology with an experience that goes back to the beginning of the 1950s. Secop compressors continue to be the only ...
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Australian refrigeration industry urges its government to...

2 December 2015 | RAC plus
Australian Refrigeration Association submission calls for F-Gas-style legislation to reduce emissions and encourage low-GWP replacement, especially naturals.Unusually for a national cooling industry, the Australian in...
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"The Eyes of the World are on Paris": COP21 Opening ...

2 December 2015 | UN Climate Change Newsroom
The nations of the world gathered on Monday in Paris to reach a new and universal climate change agreement, in the knowledge that they have already delivered an almost universal set of national responses to meet the l...
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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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