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Coke VP at COP16: Coke Climate Action Plans Advance Despi...

7 December 2010 | Environmental Leader
VP of Environment and Water Resources at Coca-Cola. Tuerff and Seabright are both business delegates to the United Nations climate conference (COP16) in CancĂș
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Retailers Need to Prepare for New Refrigerant Rules

7 December 2010 | Supermarket News
In Cancun, Mexico, the Cancun Climate Summit, the latest round of international talks on climate change that began on Nov. 29, continues through Friday. Closer to home, the Food Industry Sustainability Summit, jointly...
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Blupura presents new range of R290 water coolers

Blupura presents new range of R290 water coolers

7 December 2010
The Italy-based innovator blupura has developed a new range of hydrocarbons water coolers that can be used not only in restaurants and catering but also in offices and homes. This high quality counter-top solution sav...
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New EU energy labelling rules for appliances

2 December 2010 | ENDS Europe
Rules setting the first-ever energy label for televisions and new energy efficiency classes for fridges and freezers, dishwashers and washing machines will come into force on 20 December following their publication in...
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Heat pump engineer demand set to rocket by 2020

30 November 2010 | RAC News
The increase in heat pump demand will require up to 120,000 more engineers to be trained on the technology by 2020, according to Summitskills, the sector skills council for the building services engineering sector.
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Major consumer brands go natural

Major consumer brands go natural

30 November 2010
The Consumer Goods Forum, a CEO-level organisation of 400 global consumer goods manufacturers, has committed to phasing out the use of HFC refrigerant gases as of 2015 and replacing them with natural refrigerants. Mea...
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Retailers join forces to establish new guidelines for nat...

Retailers join forces to establish new guidelines for nat...

30 November 2010
A new guideline for retail refrigeration is expected, hoping to boost standards for the sector in areas such as natural refrigerants, energy efficiency, carbon reduction and leak containment. Currently, only 50% of en...
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GLOBE Alliance calls for the use of natural refrigerant b...

GLOBE Alliance calls for the use of natural refrigerant b...

29 November 2010
The Global Leadership in Our Built Environment (GLOBE) Alliance, formed by a coalition of 30 organisations around the world, advocates for the use of natural building with carbon-neutral practices, including the use o...
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UK: narrowing the natural refrigerant training gap

UK: narrowing the natural refrigerant training gap

25 November 2010
According to the latest edition of the RAC Magazine, the UK's leading vocational awarding organisation will soon be offering a National Vocational Qualification level 3 course, designed to address the skills shortage ...
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WMO raises the alarm: greenhouse gases at highest level s...

25 November 2010 | GenevaLunch.com
Concentrations of other gases, including CFC replacements, are growing: Halocarbons account for 12 percent of gases, nearly double the amount of nitrous oxide. The best-known are probably CFCs, chlorofluorocarbons, wh...
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Embraco to build compressor factory in Mexico

25 November 2010 | ACR News
COMPRESSOR manufacturer is to build a factory in Monterrey, Mexico, to produce its high efficiency EM hermetic compressor for domestic and small commercial applications. The company is also expanding the production...
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RENEXPO® Austria

Trade Fair | 25 Nov. 2010 - 27 Nov. 2010 | Salzburg, Austria
The international trade fair and conference RENEXPO® Austria takes place on 25-27 November 2010 in Salzburg. It covers the entire spectrum of regenerative energies with the main emphasis on bioenergy and hyd...
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Natural refrigerants for all LAUDA ECO Cooling Thermostats

23 November 2010 | Direct Industry
From January 2011, the air-cooled LAUDA ECO Silver and Gold cooling thermostats with natural refrigerants will be available in the voltage option of 230 V; 50 Hz. The water-cooled devices will follow by 31st March 201...
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BLUPURA R290 watercooler wins Aqua Award 2010

BLUPURA R290 watercooler wins Aqua Award 2010

23 November 2010
BLUPURA, the first watercoolers manufacturer in the world to use compressors with natural refrigerants (propane), has been honoured with the first place at the European Aqua Awards 2010, set up by the European Bottled...
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Greenpeace: "Hopeful to see natural refrigerator in ...

Greenpeace: "Hopeful to see natural refrigerator in ...

19 November 2010
Corporations are warming up to the idea of using natural refrigerants as less costly, future-proof solutions without regulatory problems, say Amy Larkin and Claudette Juska, two leading Greenpeace members. The green N...
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Hydrocarbons success story at Montreal Protocol Meeting i...

Hydrocarbons success story at Montreal Protocol Meeting i...

18 November 2010
APL Asia is determined to introduce hydrocarbons in Thailand by converting and servicing industrial air conditioning systems from HCFC 22 to hydrocarbons. The company gave a presentation at the Montreal Protocol Meeti...
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Heineken grants sustainability award for natural refriger...

Heineken grants sustainability award for natural refriger...

16 November 2010
At the Heineken International Purchasing Conference in Noordwijkerhout, the leading beverage brand has presented system supplier Frigoglass with an award for its HFC-free cooling systems contributing to Heineken's Sus...
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2011 National HVACR Educators and Trainers Conference

Conference | 20 Mar. 2011 - 22 Mar. 2011 | Las Vegas , United States of America
Join us March 20-22, 2011 at the SouthPoint in Las Vegas, NV for the nation’s largest conference dedicated to providing professional development exclusively for HVACR educators and trainers. This train...
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Exclusive interview with Gree at United Nations meeting i...

Exclusive interview with Gree at United Nations meeting i...

15 November 2010
Parties to the ozone Treaty discuss this week in Thailand amendments to the Montreal Protocol. Discussions focus on alternatives to HCFCs in order to guide developing countries on how to comply with the forthcoming gl...