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Foodservice suppliers transitioning refrigerator lines to...

Foodservice suppliers transitioning refrigerator lines to...

24 May 2016
At the NRA (National Restaurant Association) Show in Chicago, Illinois, this week, several foodservice refrigeration manufacturers reported transitioning most if not all of their lines from HFCs to propane (R290) refr...
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ATMOsphere Australia a roaring success!

ATMOsphere Australia a roaring success!

23 May 2016
Delegates attending ATMOpshere Australia expressed hope and confidence that the country’s first ATMOsphere conference would have a lasting impact on the HVAC&R industry and push forward much-needed discussio...
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Read our coverage of ATMO Australia

Read our coverage of ATMO Australia

23 May 2016
Our team was in Melbourne last week for ATMOsphere Australia 2016, our first-ever conference dedicated to natural refrigerant developments in Australia and New Zealand. Read on to hear about market trends, policy deve...
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G7 countries to push for HFC phase-down

G7 countries to push for HFC phase-down

19 May 2016
The G7 group of countries has agreed to push for the adoption of an HFC phase-down amendment under the Montreal Protocol this year. The phase-down was among a raft of environmental issues discussed by G7 environment m...
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ATMOsphere America 2016 heads to Windy City

ATMOsphere America 2016 heads to Windy City

19 May 2016
It’s that time of year again: policymakers, technical experts and end users are preparing for ATMOsphere America in Chicago, where they will discuss the latest trends in CO2, hydrocarbon and ammonia technologies...
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Thermo Fisher unveil ultra-low temperature freezers at An...

Thermo Fisher unveil ultra-low temperature freezers at An...

17 May 2016
Biotechnology product development company Thermo Fisher Scientific last week unveiled a new range of hydrocarbon-based ultra-low temperature freezers, offering laboratories a greener solution marked by less power cons...
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Hydrocarbons take centre stage at ATMOsphere America 2016

Hydrocarbons take centre stage at ATMOsphere America 2016

12 May 2016
With the theme ‘hydrocarbons for America’, the ATMOsphere conference (16 & 17 June in Chicago) is preparing to showcase the most innovative and exciting projects in different applications by leading in...
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Former EU commissioner to push Danfoss’ sustainable...

Former EU commissioner to push Danfoss’ sustainable...

12 May 2016
Former EU Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard – the driving force behind the EU’s F-Gas Regulation – has been elected to the Danfoss board. With natural refrigerants well placed to benefit f...
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Dr Pepper Snapple to purchase R290 coolers

Dr Pepper Snapple to purchase R290 coolers

10 May 2016
Plano, Texas-based beverage manufacturer Dr Pepper Snapple Group will begin purchasing vending machines and coolers that use propane (R290) as the refrigerant, according to spokesman Chris Barnes.
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EU F-Gas Regulation opening door to natrefs in Italian ve...

EU F-Gas Regulation opening door to natrefs in Italian ve...

7 May 2016
With many players in Italy’s food and beverage vending industry slow to get to grips with the implications of the EU’s HFC phase-down, companies like Blupura and SandenVendo – whose natural refrigera...
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Training on natural refrigerants is key, say European reg...

Training on natural refrigerants is key, say European reg...

4 May 2016
During the ATMOsphere Europe 2016 conference in Barcelona, Spain, policy experts outlined the latest regulatory developments in Europe and beyond. Training of technicians was highlighted as a key activity to support t...
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Case studies highlighting hydrocarbon-based projects at A...

Case studies highlighting hydrocarbon-based projects at A...

4 May 2016
With more than 30 presentations at this year's debut ATMOsphere Australia,  three companies will show their latest findings on their hydrocarbon-based projects.
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Secop upgrading compressors for SolarChill vaccine coolers

Secop upgrading compressors for SolarChill vaccine coolers

3 May 2016
Secop, setting standards in advanced hydrocarbon compressor technology for more than 25 years, is now designing an upgrade to the solar compressor developed under the SolarChill Project, seeking to deliver “even...
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Supermarkets showcase natural refrigerant solutions at AT...

Supermarkets showcase natural refrigerant solutions at AT...

3 May 2016
Supermarket giants Carrefour, METRO AG and Delhaize are demonstrating that CO2 transcritical refrigeration technology can help retailers to save energy costs and meet their corporate sustainability goals, heard partic...
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Read our coverage of ATMO Europe

Read our coverage of ATMO Europe

25 April 2016
Our team was in Barcelona last week for ATMOsphere Europe 2016, bringing you the latest news on natural refrigerants. Read on to hear about market trends, policy developments and exciting new technology applications i...