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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...
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Towards new alternative to vapour-compression cooling

Towards new alternative to vapour-compression cooling

24 April 2016
The Ames Laboratory at Iowa State will be leading a major effort to develop a commercial application for caloric cooling, said to be more efficient and quieter than conventional cooling.
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Manufacturers see openings for natural refrigerants in China

Manufacturers see openings for natural refrigerants in China

14 April 2016
Food processing, cold storage and residential air conditioning are among the applications with the greatest potential to grow the market for natural refrigerants in China, according to manufacturers exhibiting their t...
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HCFC phase-out creating opportunities for natural refrige...

HCFC phase-out creating opportunities for natural refrige...

12 April 2016
The phase-out of HCFCs and a 2015 revision the Environmental Protection Law are creating new opportunities for natural refrigerants in room air-conditioning, heat pump, commercial and industrial refrigeration applicat...
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Progress slow as countries negotiate global HFC phase-down

Progress slow as countries negotiate global HFC phase-down

12 April 2016
Last week saw the first of a series of meetings in 2016 that seek to negotiate the way forward in curbing the production and consumption of climate-damaging HFCs on a global scale. While some progress was made –...
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Read our coverage of China Refrigeration

Read our coverage of China Refrigeration

12 April 2016
Our team was on the ground on 7-9 April in Beijing at the 2016 China Refrigeration: the undisputed leading HVAC&R exhibition in China and the place to catch the latest trends in the sector. Click here to read our ...
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French government bolsters support for climate friendly t...

French government bolsters support for climate friendly t...

6 April 2016
At the end of March the French government launched a second call for projects to support the commercialisation of technology using low GWP technologies, including natural refrigerants.
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Case Story SOLARCHILL (Solar-Powered Vaccine Cooler)

24 March 2016 | Report / Study | Published: 2016
Solar-powered vaccine coolers are one of the fastest moving technologies within the cooling chain. A joint venture between Danish Technological Institute, Secop (Danfoss Compressors at that time) and Vestfrost Solutio...
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Natural refrigerant technologies in limelight at MCE

Natural refrigerant technologies in limelight at MCE

23 March 2016
Natural refrigerants were in the spotlight last week at Mostra Convegno Expoconfort, which saw manufacturers unveil new technologies for a range of CO2 and hydrocarbon refrigeration applications.
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Read our coverage of MCE 2016

Read our coverage of MCE 2016

22 March 2016
Our team was on the ground on 15-18 March in Milan, Italy at the 2016 Mostra Convegno Expoconfort: the undisputed leading global exhibition in comfort technology and the place to catch the latest trends in the HV...
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Take our survey on natural refrigerants training and win ...

Take our survey on natural refrigerants training and win ...

11 March 2016
To help us collect data for our upcoming GUIDEs to Natural Refrigerants Training in Europe and North America, shecco invites industry to participate in this survey and improve understanding of the market for natural r...
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Showcasing natural refrigerants: ATMOsphere Europe select...

Showcasing natural refrigerants: ATMOsphere Europe select...

10 March 2016
After the success of ATMOsphere Asia in Tokyo last month, the next event in our annual ATMOsphere series is ATMOsphere Europe 2016. This year, the conference is leaving its usual home of Brussels and heading to Barcel...
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NEXT Series: Natural refrigerants ‘the only solutio...

NEXT Series: Natural refrigerants ‘the only solutio...

7 March 2016
While the synthetic refrigerant market might “aggressively” develop new solutions, natural refrigerants are the only long-term alternative to HFCs because they are the only substances that will not be subj...
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UNDP: Natural refrigerants seen as solution to growing HF...

UNDP: Natural refrigerants seen as solution to growing HF...

2 March 2016
“Action on climate change cannot be decisive without decisive action to limit HFC emission,” Jacques Van Engel, director of the United Nations Development Programme’s Montreal Protocol Unit. Inventor...
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Showcasing natural refrigerants: ATMOsphere Europe select...

Showcasing natural refrigerants: ATMOsphere Europe select...

1 March 2016
With just over two months to go until ATMOsphere Europe 2016, the second in our annual events series, the programme is being updated daily. This year, the conference is leaving its usual home of Brussels and heading t...