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OzonAction Webinar: Refrigerants Naturally! says no to HFOs

OzonAction Webinar: Refrigerants Naturally! says no to HFOs

17 April 2014
On Monday, 14 April, OzonAction hosted a webinar titled “Refrigerants, Naturally! Cool Partnership”. hydrocarbons21 reporters tuned in to get the inside scoop on the Refrigerants, Naturally! partnership ex...
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Interest in hydrocarbons refrigerants hotting up in the U...

Interest in hydrocarbons refrigerants hotting up in the U...

27 March 2014
Travis Lumpkin of Hussman presented a webinar on Tuesday, 25 March entitled 'Micro-Distributed Advanced Refrigeration Technology' in which he discussed why hydrocarbons should be considered for refrigeration in the US...
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BSRIA confirms drive towards natural refrigerants at AHR ...

BSRIA confirms drive towards natural refrigerants at AHR ...

5 February 2014
The uptake of new technologies in the refrigeration market is modest, but there is a trend towards natural refrigerants. And while India will be the fastest growing refrigeration market, the biggest growth potential f...
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First-ever European market maps: 480,000 hydrocarbon plug...

First-ever European market maps: 480,000 hydrocarbon plug...

24 January 2014
Responding to the fast adoption of natural refrigerants, the 2nd “GUIDE Europe” features a series of pioneering market maps demonstrating that more than 480,000 hydrocarbon plug-in cabinets are used in Eur...
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Keeping pace with fast-growing natural refrigerants marke...

Keeping pace with fast-growing natural refrigerants marke...

14 January 2014
“GUIDE 2014: Natural Refrigerants – Continued Growth and Innovation in Europe”, shecco’s newest publication, provides a comprehensive and much needed overview of the latest market trends for na...
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Best of 2013 - most popular news on hydrocarbons21.com

Best of 2013 - most popular news on hydrocarbons21.com

19 December 2013
Showcasing the advancement of hydrocarbon (HC) technology in heating & cooling, hydrocarbons21.com recaps the most popular news for 2013. Overall, the market for R600a and R290 technology received a boost from cha...
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Propane and CO<sub>2</sub> reduce life cycle cost for essential brew...

Propane and CO2 reduce life cycle cost for essential brew...

10 December 2013
Hops, a key flavouring and stability agent used in beer, require processing prior to brewing. This processing requires cooling, provided in the case of Simon H. Steiner GmbH, one of the leading hops growing, trading a...
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Hydrocarbons in German supermarkets – DUH survey

Hydrocarbons in German supermarkets – DUH survey

5 December 2013
The Deutsche Umwelthilfe (DUH) has conducted its first survey on the use of refrigerants in German supermarkets. The results indicate increasing shares of natural refrigerants in stores and cold storage facilities. Ne...
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New United Nations GUIDE assists Developing Countries in ...

New United Nations GUIDE assists Developing Countries in ...

25 November 2013
A new report by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and shecco provides assistance to developing countries in the leapfrogging from ozone-depleting substances directly to natural refrigerant...
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John Lewis Partnership confirms commitment to hydrocarbon...

John Lewis Partnership confirms commitment to hydrocarbon...

21 November 2013
According to its 2013 Sustainability Report, the John Lewis Partnership has not met its target of halving emissions from refrigeration by 2012/13 against the baseline in 2008/09. To catch up on these shortcomings, the...
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Public Utilities in Lübbecke use R290 for economical...

Public Utilities in Lübbecke use R290 for economical...

13 November 2013
Wilhelm Schriefer GmbH has designed a cooling unit using propane for the public utilities in Lübbecke, Germany. The environmentally friendly system supplies the cooling demand for the building air-conditioning an...
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13 production lines converted to R290 in China, conversio...

13 production lines converted to R290 in China, conversio...

7 November 2013
At the International Workshop on Alternative Technologies to HCFC-22 in the Room Air Conditioner Sector, held on 30 October in Jiangsu, China, the Chinese Ministry of Environmental Protection introduced the latest pro...
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UK’s largest ever propane chiller installation at T...

UK’s largest ever propane chiller installation at T...

5 November 2013
Eight propane chillers have been installed at The Co-operative Group’s new headquarters in Manchester, the largest ever propane chiller project in a commercial building in the UK. The building has achieved the h...
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Propane heating and cooling plants in series production&n...

Propane heating and cooling plants in series production&n...

31 October 2013
Two German companies active in natural refrigeration have collaborated in developing a compact refrigeration unit for a German discount retailer. The integral unit uses propane for normal refrigeration, a heat pump fo...
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European market for air conditioners contracts

European market for air conditioners contracts

10 October 2013
A new study about non-residential air conditioners in several European countries published by Interconnection Consulting forecasts an average annual market growth of only 0.3% in the period from 2012 through 2016. In ...