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UPDATE: TripleAqua heat pump system, a new, CO<sub>2</sub> neutral w...

UPDATE: TripleAqua heat pump system, a new, CO2 neutral w...

30 March 2015
At a world premier organised at ATMOsphere Europe on 16 March 2015 in Brussels, Menno Van der Hoff unveiled for the first time the TripleAqua, a patented natural refrigerant heat pump system using propæne as the...
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Real Alternatives webinar launches another key training o...

Real Alternatives webinar launches another key training o...

26 March 2015
On the 19th March, Real Alternatives launched their new blended learning platform, which seeks to educate engineers and the general public on safety concerns and lessons regarding hydrocarbons and other natural refrig...
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Frascold opens SHANGHAI office

26 March 2015 | Frascold
The Frascold growth process doesn’t stop and after the recent announcement of the opening of the Frascold USA subsidiary, we are delighted to announce the opening of a new company in the Chinese territory. &nbs...
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ATMOsphere Europe 2015: end users ask technology provider...

ATMOsphere Europe 2015: end users ask technology provider...

25 March 2015
On the second day of ATMOsphere Europe 2015 the Consumer Goods Panel gathered several members of the Refrigerants Naturally! Initiative, who presented on their success in placing HFC-free equipment on the market. For ...
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Broadening hydrocarbon horizons: Commercial refriger...

Broadening hydrocarbon horizons: Commercial refriger...

24 March 2015
Hydrocarbon (HC) technology attracted more attention at ATMO Europe than ever before, with Emerson, Embraco, Huayi and Blupura showcasing their latest solutions. Heat pump and ultralow cascade systems were among the s...
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Emerson plans commercial kitchen research

24 March 2015 | Cooling Post
Emerson Climate Technologies will include a fully operational commercial kitchen within its Helix innovation centre which is due to open towards the end of this year.   The kitchen is one of five modules curren...
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China introduce low-GWP label for room air conditioning a...

23 March 2015 | CHEAA
On 13th March 2015, China launched a new low-GWP label for room air conditioning and heat pump water heaters to accelerate the development of natural refrigerant-based solutions in China. The Chinese Ministry of Envir...
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Hydrocarbons training scheme launched in France

23 March 2015 | La RPF
The Afpa (The French Association for Vocational Training), is together with the distributor Eberhardt Frères, now providing training to installers on hydrocarbons R600a (isobutane) and R290 (propane).  Tak...
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Red Bull charges toward sustainable cooling

20 March 2015 | Accelerate America
Red Bull, producer of the best-selling energy drink in the world, is becoming known for its environmental leadership, particularly in the area of beverage refrigeration. Paige Dunn explains the company's commitment to...
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Interview with GTS – supplier of natural refrigerants

Interview with GTS – supplier of natural refrigerants

20 March 2015
At last year’s Chillventa trade show in Nuremburg, hydrocarbons21.com was on-hand to catch up with Frederic Godin, Business and Development Director at GTS S.p.A., Italian supplier of natural refrigerants. We us...
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Lowe's Markets begin testing of hydrocarbons frozen-food ...

18 March 2015 | shecco Publications
Lowe's Markets, a Texas supermarket chain with 146 stores has begun testing propane frozen-food cases in a remodelled 34,000-square-foot store located in Lubbock, Texas. The store has installed a lineup of frozen-food...
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Interview with EUROKLIMAT - technical advantages of EKO.E...

Interview with EUROKLIMAT - technical advantages of EKO.E...

17 March 2015
EUROKLIMAT is marketing its EKO.E air-cooled water chillers on hydrocarbons21.com, which use environmentally friendly propane (R290) as a refrigerant to provide ecological, efficient and reliable cooling in commercial...
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Ministry looks to curb emission of short-lived climate po...

13 March 2015 | Jordan Times
The Ministry of Environment will start identifying sectors that produce short-lived climate pollutants (SLCPs), under a $123,000 grant agreement signed on Wednesday.   The agreement, signed by the ministry and ...
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Considering Complexities in Commercial Refrigeration

11 March 2015 | ACHR News
Danfoss’ 22nd EnVisioneering Symposium was titled “Refrigerants2Sustainability,” and focused on the challenges reshaping the refrigeration landscape. These include climate change — driven by bo...
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Why Your Fridge Pollutes and How It's Changing

10 March 2015 | National Geographic
As the U.S. pushes to ensure new refrigerators and air conditioners contain less polluting chemicals, new fridges will likely be greener. In a switchover that will be largely invisible to consumers, more fridges and a...