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GIZ Proklima launches Green Cooling Initiative website

25 July 2014 | Green Cooling Initiative
GIZ Proklima has launched its new Green Cooling Initiative website, an online platform dedicated to establishing a global network on and providing information about green cooling worldwide. For more information, pleas...
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Galileo TP strengthens US operations with more HC chargin...

Galileo TP strengthens US operations with more HC chargin...

24 July 2014
Italian based Galileo TP Process Equipment S.r.l. and its North America branch (GTP Inc.) have delivered the 12th hydrocarbon (HC) refrigerant charging system to the US for the domestic, commercial and medical refrige...
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Exclusive! ATMOsphere Network Paris provides showcase for...

Exclusive! ATMOsphere Network Paris provides showcase for...

24 July 2014
The ATMOsphere Network Paris held on 17 July in Paris as a side event to the Montreal Protocol meeting provided an update on the conversion of the Chinese room AC sector to hydrocarbons. In addition, market trends for...
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Global outrage as Australia cans carbon tax

24 July 2014 | RTCC
Australia’s senate has voted to ditch the country’s carbon tax, leaving it without a clear strategy to reduce national greenhouse gas emissions.   The bill to repeal the key climate law was passed b...
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SRS and Frigadon demonstrate benefits of secondary refrig...

22 July 2014 | RAC plus
Use of hydrocarbons and secondary refrigeration offer dual benefit of lower emissions and energy saving, says Anglo-Swedish group Secondary refrigeration specialist the Frigadon Group has welcomed visitors to a thr...
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Engas hydrocarbon refrigerants for residential, commercia...

Engas hydrocarbon refrigerants for residential, commercia...

22 July 2014
Based in Australia, Engas offers a variety of hydrocarbon refrigerants designed to achieve higher efficiency and reduce energy consumption. The M10, M20, M30, M40, M50 and M60 are low to medium temperature refrigerant...
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INDUSTRY REACTIONS: to US EPA proposed approval of 4 HCs ...

INDUSTRY REACTIONS: to US EPA proposed approval of 4 HCs ...

18 July 2014
Following the June 2014 US EPA proposal to approve hydrocarbon refrigerants in six additional refrigeration and air conditioning applications, hydrocarbons21.com has talked to leading industry equipment manufacturers ...
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Registeration of new GTS brands

17 July 2014 | GTS S.p.A.
In March of 2014, new GTS brands were recorded, presented below: GTS Spray is the aerosol propellant line which includes both cosmetic sprays and technical sprays GTS Polarpure Gas is our new refrigerants brand ...
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Leapfrogging policies discussed in UN workshop

Leapfrogging policies discussed in UN workshop

17 July 2014
hydrocarbons21.com reports on legislated and proposed policies supporting natural refrigerants by Seychelles, Mauritius and Mexico, as well as a novel approach to phasing-down HFCs internationally, as discussed during...
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Successful participation of Huayi Compressor Barcelona in...

16 July 2014 | Huayi Compressor Barcelona
For the first time, Huayi Compressor Barcelona successfully participated in China Refrigeration 2014. With a big affluence of visitors worldwide, CR2014 consolidates as an important meeting point for refrigeration pro...
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Tussle over phasing out ozone-depleting gases

16 July 2014 | the hindu
In India, Godrej has pioneered hydrocarbon technology in refrigerators and later air-conditioners and the company made a presentation to the Ministry. Dilip Rajadhyaksha, senior general manager of Godrej, told The Hin...
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Danfoss publishes paper on the global implications o...

15 July 2014 | Danfoss
The paper outlines the key milestones and legislation around the phasedown of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), which can carry high global warming potential (GWP), and the development of alternatives to HFCs. Danfoss'&...
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Hydrocarbon appliances cool shecco Brussels

Hydrocarbon appliances cool shecco Brussels

14 July 2014
Blupura and True Manufacturing have recently provided the shecco headquarters in Brussels with two hydrocarbon appliances, a BroadCasting Cooler Vision water cooler and a plug-in bottle cooler respectively. shecco aim...
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India needs clear policy on ozone gases

14 July 2014 | the hindu
If it is serious about phasing out ozone depleting gases by 2030, India needs to evolve a clear stand against persisting with those that have global warming potential and evaluate environmental-friendly technologies. ...
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US: Goodbye high-GWP HFCs, hello hydrocarbons?

US: Goodbye high-GWP HFCs, hello hydrocarbons?

11 July 2014
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a proposal that would prohibit the use of certain high-GWP HFCs in applications where safer, more climate-friendly substitutes such as hydrocarbons exist, for ex...