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Bright future for natural refrigerants foreseen at ATMOsp...

Bright future for natural refrigerants foreseen at ATMOsp...

23 June 2016
Leading HVAC&R experts and high-profile end users gathered in Chicago last week for ATMOsphere America foresee a bright future for natural refrigerant applications in the United States. While many speakers hailed ...
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United States, Spain clamp down on HCFC, CFC leaks

United States, Spain clamp down on HCFC, CFC leaks

23 June 2016
Recent decisions by the US and Spanish courts indicate that authorities around the world are ready to clamp down hard on companies responsible for leaking ozone-depleting and climate-damaging refrigerants into the atm...
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Leading Swiss retailer opts for natural refrigerants

Leading Swiss retailer opts for natural refrigerants

23 June 2016
Denner, a leading Swiss discount retailer, is putting energy efficiency – and natural refrigerants CO2 and propane – at the top of its climate agenda. Their aim is to reduce emissions by 10% by 2020.
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UK’s EU F-Gas future uncertain as in-out referendum...

UK’s EU F-Gas future uncertain as in-out referendum...

22 June 2016
On the eve of the UK referendum on continued EU membership, the shadow of Brexit looms large over the HVAC&R industry – with a potential exit from the bloc putting the United Kingdom’s f-gas phase-down...
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New policy developments pushing natural refrigerants at A...

New policy developments pushing natural refrigerants at A...

21 June 2016
Participants attending ATMOsphere America in Chicago last week heard from U.S., Canadian and Mexican government representatives how progressive new policies are helping to widen the uptake of natural refrigerant-based...
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Coca-Cola to allow hydrocarbons in smaller cooler equipment

Coca-Cola to allow hydrocarbons in smaller cooler equipment

21 June 2016
After establishing that carbon dioxide would be its standard refrigerant for new beverage coolers, vending machines and fountain equipment, the Coca-Cola Company “will open the door” to hydrocarbon refrige...
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Read our coverage of ATMO America

Read our coverage of ATMO America

20 June 2016
Our team was in Chicago for ATMOsphere America 2016, bringing you the latest news on natural refrigerants. Read on to hear about market trends, policy developments and exciting new technology applications in North Ame...
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shecco presents Accelerate America awards to Sobeys,...

shecco presents Accelerate America awards to Sobeys,...

17 June 2016
shecco announced the winners of its first annual Accelerate America Awards today at the biggest ever ATMOsphere America conference, taking place at the Westin Michigan Avenue in Chicago on June 16-17.
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Exciting times ahead for natural refrigerants at ATMOsphe...

Exciting times ahead for natural refrigerants at ATMOsphe...

17 June 2016
Participants gathered in Chicago for the biggest ever ATMOsphere America are hearing how competition between CO2, hydrocarbons and ammonia is creating exciting new opportunities and driving increased uptake of natural...
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Secop’s new compressor range brings hydrocarbons to...

Secop’s new compressor range brings hydrocarbons to...

16 June 2016
The new Kappa Tropical Compressor range from Secop is designed specifically with the harsher conditions of the Middle East in mind.  
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Emerson report tackles obstacles to wider US propane uptake

Emerson report tackles obstacles to wider US propane uptake

14 June 2016
Propane is commonplace in HVAC&R applications in the European Union but the US is lagging behind – partly due to persistent safety concerns in the United States, according to a new report from Emerson Climat...
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Italy’s Blupura eyeing US growth ahead of ATMOspher...

Italy’s Blupura eyeing US growth ahead of ATMOspher...

10 June 2016
Italian water vending machine and water cooler manufacturer Blupura is putting natural refrigerants at the heart of its business model and eyeing growth in the US market.
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AHR Expo launches call for entries for 2017 Innovation Aw...

AHR Expo launches call for entries for 2017 Innovation Aw...

10 June 2016
The AHR Expo, a leading international HVAC&R show, has launched its call for entries for the 2017 Innovation Awards competition. 
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MicroGroove Technology Unlocks Potential of Ultra-Low GWP...

10 June 2016 | MicroGroove
Smaller-Diameter Copper Tubes are the Key to Efficient Use of Propane in ACR Products Also known as R-290, propane (C3H8) is a flammable hydrocarbon with an ultralow global warming potential (GWP) index of only 3.3, ...
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ATMOsphere America to showcase leading end users’ a...

ATMOsphere America to showcase leading end users’ a...

8 June 2016
The ATMOsphere America conference in Chicago next week will feature end user panel discussions addressing the latest implementation of natural refrigerant systems by some of the leading food retailers and industrial r...