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Montreal Protocol: North America and Micronesia submit ne...

Montreal Protocol: North America and Micronesia submit ne...

11 May 2012
A joint proposal by Canada, Mexico and the United States and a proposal by the Federal States of Micronesia to amend the Montreal Protocol in relation to phase-down of the use of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) have been su...
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NRA Show: R290 mainly in America's R&D centres, not y...

NRA Show: R290 mainly in America's R&D centres, not y...

9 May 2012
While only very few propane bottle coolers, freezers or ice machines were actually displayed at the largest US restaurant trade show, a growing number of companies confirm market readiness for HFC-free solutions now o...
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GEA Refrigeration Technologies joins the VDMA Blue Compet...

9 May 2012 | GEA Refrigeration Technologies
Since spring of 2012, GEA Refrigeration Technologies has been an Alliance Member of the Blue Competence Initiative sponsored by the German Association for Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Systems (VDMA, in Frankf...
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NRA Show: How HC coolers will make it to America’s ...

NRA Show: How HC coolers will make it to America’s ...

9 May 2012
With an overwhelming 58,000 industry experts attending, the annual National Restaurant Association (NRA) trade show is the place for restaurant owners and consumer goods brands to go. Despite some indication of a more...
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Conversion to hydrocarbons in China endangered by small H...

Conversion to hydrocarbons in China endangered by small H...

8 May 2012
A large amount of Chinese small refrigerant production sites that illegally produce HCFCs beyond government’s control may seriously impede China’s HCFC Phase-out Management Plan and the introduction of HCF...
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NEW: Expanded range of semi-hermetic GEA Bock compressors...

NEW: Expanded range of semi-hermetic GEA Bock compressors...

7 May 2012
Based on their current semi-hermetic compressor product range, GEA Refrigeration Technologies offers a low-cost compressor variant especially for the use with hydrocarbons propane, propylene and isobutene. Launched fo...
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Engas Hydrocarbon Refrigerants

Engas Hydrocarbon Refrigerants

Based in Perth, Australia, Engas is an environmental and energy efficiency company focused for over a decade in the field of hydrocarbon refrigeration technology. The company’s expertise in research and developm...
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22nd Annual IRHACE Conference

Conference | 7 May. 2012 - 9 May. 2012 | Melbourne, Australia
The 2012 IRHACE Conference will be hosted in Melbourne 7-9 May next year. More information to come.
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Air Conditioning Refrigeration & Building Services Trade Exh...

Trade Fair | 7 May. 2012 - 9 May. 2012 | Melbourne, Australia
 ARBS 2012 is Australia’s trade exhibition for the Air conditioning, Refrigeration and Building services industry. Showcasing the very latest innovations and technologies ARBS connects local, national, an...
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2012 National Restaurant Association Show

Trade Fair | 5 May. 2012 - 8 May. 2012 | Chicago, United States of America
The four-day National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show (NRA Show) brings together 2,000 exhibiting organizations for its showcase of products, services, information, and contacts needed by...
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1234, 5, 6 … and counting; EU car makers get offic...

1234, 5, 6 … and counting; EU car makers get offic...

4 May 2012
The European Commission has issued an official note allowing carmakers to continue using high Global Warming Potential (GWP) refrigerant R134a in the air-conditioners of new types of vehicles until the end of 2012. Th...
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Australian RAC industry steps up to the HFC carbon price ...

Australian RAC industry steps up to the HFC carbon price ...

2 May 2012
Today saw the official launch of the Australian Refrigeration Association (ARA), one of the few industry associations in Australia that has welcomed the introduction of carbon pricing on HFCs as of July 2012. ARA will...
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5th European Heat Pump Forum - Exclusive interview with T...

5th European Heat Pump Forum - Exclusive interview with T...

2 May 2012
On 8 May, EHPA organises the 5th European Heat Pump Forum in Milano, Italy. The focus will be on the European Heat Pump Market with a special angle on implementation of EU legislation in one of the growing heat pump m...
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ISK-SODEX 2012

Trade Fair | 2 May. 2012 - 5 May. 2012 | Istanbul, Turkey
ISK-SODEX 2012 Trade Fair will be organized on a net area of approximately 55.000 sqm, in a total of 11 Halls. The number of international visitors has continued to increase constantly. 7.712 internationa...
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Secretary Clinton Announces Launch of New Partnership to ...

30 April 2012 | US Department of State
on 26 April 2012, Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton launched a new partnership to promote investment in innovation at the inaugural Global Impact Economy Forum in Washington, DC. The 
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US EPA: NGOs file petitions that could accelerate transit...

US EPA: NGOs file petitions that could accelerate transit...

30 April 2012
In light of the current or imminent market availability of substances that have little or no impact on climate such as hydrocarbons, formal petitions have been filed in the US, asking the Environmental Protection Agen...
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What's in the Air - Briefing on HVAC&R trends in the ...

27 April 2012 | zawaya
Natural refrigerants, such as carbon dioxide and propane are fast becoming more attractive to OEMs and end-users for ACR and heating applications as technology has advanced. Also known as R744, carbon dioxide is used ...
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2012 China Refrigeration Exhibition: Ozone2Climate Techno...

2012 China Refrigeration Exhibition: Ozone2Climate Techno...

27 April 2012
‘Ozone2Climate Technology Roadshow’ and industry roundtable organised within the 23rd China Refrigeration Exhibition 2012 on 11-13 April 2012, showcased available ozone and climate-friendly refrigeration a...
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North American survey on the market potential of HCs: Hav...

North American survey on the market potential of HCs: Hav...

26 April 2012
During a dedicated presentation at the first workshop on natural working fluids in the US on 12-13 June, first results from a survey will be presented about the market potential of hydrocarbons in selected industry se...
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