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UN Secretary-General's message for the International Day ...

16 September 2015 | UN
Not so long ago, humanity stood on the brink of a self-inflicted catastrophe. Our use of ozone-depleting substances such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) had torn a hole in the ozone layer that protects us from the sun&r...
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Taking the Next Step: Food Lion’s transcritical CO<sub>2</sub>...

Taking the Next Step: Food Lion’s transcritical CO2...

14 September 2015
After a decade-long test of secondary and cascade CO2 equipment, Food Lion is ready to run its first transcritical refrigeration system - in a warm climate, no less. In the cover story of the latest edition of Acceler...
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Natural Refrigerants Are the Future

14 September 2015 | Sourceable
Increasingly, there is a global consensus to phase down HFCs refrigerants and replace them with low global warming refrigerants. These include natural refrigerants that have been shown to be more energy efficient than...
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Naturally good

11 September 2015 | Kälte Klima Aktuell
On 25 and 26 June 2015 the eurammon Symposium took place in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Under the motto, "Be Smart, Go Natural", nine international speakers presented on current trends in the field of natural...
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FMI Energy Conference to feature natural refrigerant stan...

FMI Energy Conference to feature natural refrigerant stan...

8 September 2015
Target, Whole Foods, Sobeys and Ahold USA will be among those offering insights on sustainable refrigeration and store energy savings amid a period of rapid transition in North America.
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Fraunhofer ISE

Fraunhofer ISE

8 September 2015 | Research & Academia , Other
The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE conducts research on the technology needed to supply energy efficiently and on an environmentally sound basis in industrialised, threshold and developing countries...
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Haier's miniature motor-free technology has potential to ...

7 September 2015 | Mashable
Haier's new wine cooler is free of compressor technology, instead using a small module measuring just two-inch by by two-inch by half an inch thick. The miniature piece of solid-state circuitry is packed with ...
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Google, Apple driving advanced data centre cooling techno...

Google, Apple driving advanced data centre cooling techno...

3 September 2015
R718 may find more opportunities in the realm of data centre cooling as hyper-scale data centres change the market for precision cooling.
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An international HFC phasedown is coming

2 September 2015 | ACHR News
Since at least 2009, the international refrigeration community has been discussing a global phasedown of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). Today, it’s gaining greater attention, because, even though the transition from...
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ATMOsphere Europe 2016

Conference | 19 Apr. 2016 - 20 Apr. 2016 | Barcelona, Spain, Spain
The market for natural refrigerants is growing and evolving with companies turning their focus towards solutions for warmer climates. ATMOsphere Europe 2016 reflects this trend in it's move South to Barcelon...
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ATMOsphere Asia 2016

Conference | 9 Feb. 2016 - 10 Feb. 2016 | Tokyo, Japan
Returning for it's 3rd edition, ATMOsphere Asia 2016 will cover the latest natural refrigerant technology innovations, market trends and regulatory issues, looking at both the Japanese scope as well as the i...
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Ghanaian EPA sensitises students to Ozone layer depletion...

27 August 2015 | Ghana Web
Ghana's Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has sensitised students in second cycle institutions in the Upper East Region on the depletion of the ozone layer and how best to prevent the phenomenon.   The bene...
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Magnetic refrigeration market worth $315.7 million by 2022

20 August 2015 | ACHR News
The global magnetic refrigeration market is forecast to reach $315.7 million by 2022, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 98.7 percent between 2017 and 2022, according to a new market research report pu...
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Japan's quest to lead the world in sustainable HVAC&R...

Japan's quest to lead the world in sustainable HVAC&R...

20 August 2015
Can Japan lead the world in climate-friendly cooling and heating?
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Apathetic Australian government urged to action on HFCs, ...

Apathetic Australian government urged to action on HFCs, ...

20 August 2015
Described as the worst-performing industrial nation on climate change at the UN talks in Lima last year, Australia has finally awoken from its slumber announcing plans to reduce HFCs by 85% by 2036 and greenhouse gas ...
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