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Swaziland: Procurement of Cyclo-Pentane Blending, Meterin...

16 September 2011 | UNDP
s an integrated part of the implementation of the Montreal Protocol dealing with reducing the emission of HCFC gases into the atmosphere, UNDP has been charged with assisting a number of countries concerning technolog...
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Greenfreeze technology a Greenpeace "Victory"

15 September 2011 | Greenpeace
In 1997 Greenpeace pioneered Greenfreeze technology, a refrigeration technology that is neither ozone-depleting nor climate-killing. This milestone is highlighted on the Greenpeace “victories timeline” web...
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Green heating fund for social housing tenants as part of ...

Green heating fund for social housing tenants as part of ...

15 September 2011
Social housing tenants will gain access to grants under the UK Renewable Heat Premium Payment (RHPP) for the installation of ground source and air source heat pumps, biomass boilers and solar thermal hot water panels....
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Beyond CO2: MEPs demand stricter rules on fluorinated gases

15 September 2011 | European Parliament
The EU should speed up efforts to reduce emissions of fluorinated gases, such as those used in fridges, says a resolution approved by Parliament on Wednesday. While climate policy often focuses on carbon dioxide, MEPs...
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Technicians in the Caribbean invest in hydrocarbon techno...

Technicians in the Caribbean invest in hydrocarbon techno...

14 September 2011
Two refrigeration and air-conditioning technicians in the island country of Grenada have invested in hydrocarbon refrigerants and compressors, enhancing the availability of hydrocarbon technology in the local market a...
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Coke announces LED energy-saving vending machine

14 September 2011 | The Independent
Coca-Cola Japan, its bottling partners and affiliates will begin installing LED lighting in their new vending machines starting from 2012, the company announced on September 7. LED lighting is often cited by envi...
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Nilan

Nilan

14 September 2011 | System manufacturer , Other
Nilan develops and manufactures premium-quality, energy-saving ventilation and hydrocarbons heat pump solutions that are beneficial to the environment and provide a healthy indoor climate and low-level energy consumpt...
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New Zealand: Lessons learnt from cold store explosion

New Zealand: Lessons learnt from cold store explosion

13 September 2011
A Coronial Inquest into the world’s most severe incident involving hydrocarbon refrigerants in New Zealand has been held recently. A key focus of the inquest has been on measures that are required from Governmen...
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ICR Conference 2011: Development of natural refrigerant p...

ICR Conference 2011: Development of natural refrigerant p...

9 September 2011
At the International Congress of Refrigeration (ICR) held at the end of August, research investigating the optimum natural refrigerant for plug-in display cabinets was presented by Carrier Commercial Refrigeration. Th...
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UPDATED: DOE’s proposed efficiency standards have i...

UPDATED: DOE’s proposed efficiency standards have i...

9 September 2011
[2010-10-08]Highlighting current trends toward eco-efficiency, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced new proposed energy efficiency standards for residential refrigerators, refrigerator-freezers, and freezers.The...
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China imposes more restrictions on vital ac raw materials

8 September 2011 | ACR News
On Monday, the Chinese government's Xinhua News Agency reported that Ganzhou, the country's leading producer of the rare earth mineral dysprosium, has suspended production at three mines in Jiangxi Province. Dysprosiu...
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Marks and Spencer opens its second “sustainable lea...

Marks and Spencer opens its second “sustainable lea...

8 September 2011
British retailer Marks and Spencer is expected to open its most carbon-efficient store at Stratford City, close to the 2012 Olympic Park in September. Within the scope of the company’s refrigerant policy strivin...
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Blog: Are we investing enough in climate-friendly compres...

8 September 2011 | Danfoss
50 million tons of CO2 could be saved annually if variable speed compressors were implemented in all air conditioning applications where commercially relevant. Yet the compressor market is slow to implement the techno...
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NIBE Energy Systems

NIBE Energy Systems

7 September 2011 | System manufacturer , Other
NIBE Energy Systems is the market leader for domestic heating products in the Nordic countries, Poland and the Czech Republic. Customers are the RMI sector (Renovation, Maintenance, Improvement) and the new housing ma...
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ICR - R290 heat pump testing could lead to its future use...

ICR - R290 heat pump testing could lead to its future use...

6 September 2011
On the fourth day of the International Congress of Refrigeration (ICR) Per Henrik Pedersen from the Danish Technological Institute (DTI) presented a study on the development and testing of small heat pumps using R290....
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International conference on compressors and their systems

Conference | 5 Sep. 2011 - 6 Sep. 2011 | London, United Kingdom
Featuring participation by equipment manufacturers, suppliers, users and research organisations. This conference provides a forum where developments in air, gas and refrigeration compressors, vacuum pumps, e...
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10th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technolo...

Conference | 4 Sep. 2011 - 7 Sep. 2011 | Istanbul, Turkey
This conference will consist of an informative and comprehensive scientific program, featuring oral and poster presentations and a commercial exhibition. This will provide a unique opportunity to become fami...
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UPDATED: Get involved in AHRI's research programme to ass...

UPDATED: Get involved in AHRI's research programme to ass...

1 September 2011
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has announced an industry-wide cooperative research programme to identify and evaluate promising low-GWP refrigerants, including natural refrigerants, ...
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Air conditioning market to heat up

1 September 2011 | ACR News
The global air conditioning systems market is set to recover from the recession to reach sales of 144,300,000 units by 2017. Growth will be lead by energy-efficient models, particularly inverter-based air conditioners...