hydrocarbons21.com RSS feed news, products, community - hydrocarbons21.com is the industry platform for hydrocarboncooling and heating experts worldwide. http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/rss article company event paper hydrocarbons21.com RSS feed http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/rss http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/themes/hydrocarbons21/img/logo.png 140 70 (c) 2016 hydrocarbons21.com RSS2Writer Sat, 28 May 2016 03:58:26 +0200 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/rss en-gb Sat, 28 May 2016 03:58:26 +0200 &amp;R-2016 &ndash; Workshop Commercial &amp; Industrial Refrigeration http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/events/view/1058 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/events/view/1058 2016-05-27 12:19:01 event &amp;R-2016 &ndash; Workshop Commercial &amp; Industrial Refrigeration has as an objective to&nbsp;disseminate knowledge, promote technology, discuss technical standards and present trends in commercial and industrial refrigeration systems. True owner bullish on award-winning R290 foodservice equipment http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6995 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6995 2016-05-26 11:57:43 article It was a moment of triumph for Steve Trulaske, owner of True Food Service Equipment. UPDATE: EPA invites industry to comment on new SNAP proposal http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6993 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6993 2016-05-25 14:39:00 article The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has extended the public comment period for a proposed rule listing propane as an acceptable refrigerant in commercial refrigeration applications such as ice machines, water coolers and very low-temperature refrigeration equipment by 14 days. The public comment period now runs until 16 June. BuildingsNY 2016&nbsp; http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/events/view/1048 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/events/view/1048 2016-05-24 16:50:12 event BuildingsNY and GreenBuildingsNY will now combine into one larger event, encompassing all Green Build products including green building materials, green building design service, solar energy systems and more. <br /><br />The newly re-built show floor will feature a broad range of product categories including architectural products &amp; finishes, building automation, buildings materials &amp; services, code compliance, contract/service providers zone, energy efficiency/management, financing, business of buildings (insurance, accounting, legal, leasing &amp; marketing), green products, HVAC, ISC Security Pavilion, lighting, operations &amp; maintenance, plumbing supplies &amp; services &amp; retrofit/renovation. Foodservice suppliers transitioning refrigerator lines to R290 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6991 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6991 2016-05-24 09:45:00 article 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) refrigerant. ATMOsphere Australia a roaring success! http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6988 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6988 2016-05-23 11:02:31 article Delegates attending ATMOpshere Australia expressed hope and confidence that the country&rsquo;s first ATMOsphere conference would have a lasting impact on the HVAC&amp;R industry and push forward much-needed discussions on the true potential for natural refrigerants Down Under. Read our coverage of ATMO Australia http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6989 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6989 2016-05-23 10:10:47 article 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 developments and exciting new technology applications Down Under. 12th REHVA World Congress CLIMA 2016 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/events/view/1046 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/events/view/1046 2016-05-21 16:40:09 event The 12<sup>th</sup> REHVA World Congress CLIMA 2016 is the leading International scientific congress in the field of HVAC (Heating, Ventilating and Air-Conditioning) which will take place in Aalborg, Denmark in May 2016.<br /><br />The scope of the congress is to offer researchers, industry, building owners, end users, consultants, engineers, architects, policy-makers, etc. a platform for the exchange of scientific knowledge and experiences on innovative technical solutions and on practical applications and technical solutions.<br /><br />CLIMA 2016 is a multidisciplinary congress for all stakeholders in the building sector as it deals with the whole live cycle of buildings and their HVAC systems from design specification to demolition and reuse.<br /><br />CLIMA 2016 will especially focus on energy efficient building and HVAC system performance in practice both in relation to fulfilment of the intended design, in relation to their ability to fulfil the needs of the occupants and interact with the users daily practice as well as in relation to their role in the future smart energy system. G7 countries to push for HFC phase-down http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6986 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6986 2016-05-19 12:45:00 article 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 ministers and other officials including EU Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella in Toyama, Japan on 15-16 May. ATMOsphere America 2016 heads to Windy City http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6987 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6987 2016-05-19 12:26:33 article It&rsquo;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 CO<sub>2</sub>, hydrocarbon and ammonia technologies currently sweeping North America. Thermo Fisher unveil ultra-low temperature freezers at Analytica 2016 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6983 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6983 2016-05-17 10:45:31 article 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 consumption, less noise and higher efficiency without compromising the integrity of samples. Hydrocarbons take centre stage at ATMOsphere America 2016 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6980 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6980 2016-05-12 13:10:14 article With the theme &lsquo;hydrocarbons for America&rsquo;, the ATMOsphere conference (16 &amp; 17 June in Chicago) is preparing to showcase the most innovative and exciting projects in different applications by leading industry companies including Secop, Embraco, Cubigel Compressors, AHT and Creative Thermal Solutions. Former EU commissioner to push Danfoss&rsquo; sustainable technology http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6978 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6978 2016-05-12 11:34:20 article Former EU Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard &ndash; the driving force behind the EU&rsquo;s F-Gas Regulation &ndash; has been elected to the Danfoss board. With natural refrigerants well placed to benefit from the HFC phase-down, the appointment follows the unveiling by the Danish company of a number of new climate-friendly HVAC&amp;R technologies. Dr Pepper Snapple to purchase R290 coolers http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6977 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6977 2016-05-10 12:08:23 article 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. Danfoss Webinar: CO2&nbsp;Systems - A Global Approach and U.S. Trends http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/events/view/1044 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/events/view/1044 2016-05-09 00:00:00 event WHEN: 18 MAY, 2016 - 9 AM PDT / 12 PM EDT / 6 PM CET<br /> <br /> Interest in carbon dioxide, or CO<sub>2</sub>, as a refrigerant in food retail applications has never been more intense than it is today. Much of that interest is due to CO<sub>2</sub> systems&rsquo; favorable environmental impact, including both a negligible direct contribution to global warming from the refrigerant and a lower indirect contribution through greater energy efficiency.<br /> <br /> Join us to learn more about evolving US food retail trends, changing regulations for supermarket refrigerants, and the latest technological developments for CO<sub>2</sub> systems such as boosters, parallel compressions, and ejectors. In addition, how these technologies apply to every more efficient warm climate solutions. EU F-Gas Regulation opening door to natrefs in Italian vending industry http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6975 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6975 2016-05-07 15:48:23 article With many players in Italy&rsquo;s food and beverage vending industry slow to get to grips with the implications of the EU&rsquo;s HFC phase-down, companies like Blupura and SandenVendo &ndash; whose natural refrigerant-based solutions are market-ready &ndash; are well-placed to capitalise in the coming years as customers seek environmentally friendly vending solutions. R744.com reports from Venditalia, Italy&rsquo;s largest vending trade show, in Milan on 4-7 May 2016. Training on natural refrigerants is key, say European regulators http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6974 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6974 2016-05-04 11:01:35 article 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 the uptake of natural refrigerants in Europe. Case studies highlighting hydrocarbon-based projects at ATMOsphere Austraila this May http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6973 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6973 2016-05-04 10:21:33 article With more than 30 presentations at this year's debut ATMOsphere Australia, &nbsp;three companies will show their latest findings on their hydrocarbon-based projects. Secop upgrading compressors for SolarChill vaccine coolers http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6969 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6969 2016-05-03 10:25:35 article 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 &ldquo;even higher efficiency levels and improved energy consumption by a minimum of 10-15%,&rdquo; said J. S. Christensen, Application Manager for DC-Powered Cooling at Secop. Supermarkets showcase natural refrigerant solutions at ATMO Europe http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6968 http://www.hydrocarbons21.com/news/view/6968 2016-05-03 10:17:27 article Supermarket giants Carrefour, METRO AG and Delhaize are demonstrating that CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical refrigeration technology can help retailers to save energy costs and meet their corporate sustainability goals, heard participants in the 7th annual ATMOsphere Europe conference in Barcelona last month.