BELGIUM: Action by the European Commission and member states to tackle the illegal trade in HFCs has been described as an “extremely positive start” by the refrigerant producers group EFCTC.
GERMANY: European demand for HFC refrigerants has dropped and prices continue to decrease from the highs of 2018, according to a new report.
BELGIUM: The leading association of European SMEs is organising a meeting at the European Parliament on the F-gas regulations and the critical impacts it is having on businesses.
GERMANY: GEA is exploring a possible sale of its GEA Bock refrigeration compressor business.
USA: ASHRAE Learning Institute (ALI) is bringing its programme of HVAC Design Level I and II training to Europe. Also included is a data centre design course.
UK: The Heat Pump Association (HPA) is to explain how heat pumps can meet the UK’s 2050 net zero targets in a special presentation at Westminster on November 20.
DENMARK: The new Danfoss Intelligent Purging System (IPS) is a standalone, self-contained purging unit designed to remove non-condensable gases from up to eight points in an industrial ammonia refrigeration system.
JAPAN: A refrigeration system using Honeywell’s lower GWP HFC refrigerant R448A has been adopted by Japan’s largest supermarket brand to replace an R22 system.