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Andrew Gaved, Editor

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Defra seeks views of the cooling industry on F-Gas enforcement

16 December 2014

Government issues consultation document giving industry until January 20 to respond to questions over implementation. Consultation reveals that Environment Agency has just two staff for enforcement activity.

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Industry concern over 'easy install' air conditioning units as new F-Gas Regulation comes into effect in January

17 December 2014

Industry sources have raised concern over so-called ‘Easy install air conditioning units containing HFCs, which are being marketed at non-refrigeration engineers, despite F-Gas concerns.

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Change of F-Gas Regulation will require leak checking of 425,000 new refrigeration systems

17 December 2014

Defra consultation reveals high number of systems will come into scope for first time due to changes in F-Gas rules

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Defra seeks views of the cooling industry on F-Gas enforcement

16 December 2014

Government issues consultation document giving industry until January 20 to respond to questions over implementation. Consultation reveals that Environment Agency has just two staff for enforcement activity.

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18 December 2014

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Industry concern over 'easy install' air conditioning units as new F-Gas Regulation comes into effect in January

17 December 2014

Industry sources have raised concern over so-called ‘Easy install air conditioning units containing HFCs, which are being marketed at non-refrigeration engineers, despite F-Gas concerns.

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Retentions campaign gathers pace

17 December 2014

A campaign to change current practice on construction contract retentions is gathering momentum.

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R22 ban: concerns that end-users are avoiding compliance

17 December 2014

As the deadline looms, doubts regarding full R22 compliance and the ability to police the ban effectively have been raised.

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Three women crowned Young Woman Engineers of the Year

17 December 2014

Three female engineers have been recognised by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) for achievements and work encouraging other young people into engineering.

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Defra seeks views of the cooling industry on F-Gas enforcement

16 December 2014

Government issues consultation document giving industry until January 20 to respond to questions over implementation. Consultation reveals that Environment Agency has just two staff for enforcement activity.

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Now is the time to influence the future of retail

17 December 2014

Collaboration across the cold chain is the industry’s great opportunity to make a real difference to save energy

r22 notice

R22 ban: concerns that end-users are avoiding compliance

17 December 2014

As the deadline looms, doubts regarding full R22 compliance and the ability to police the ban effectively have been raised.

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Enmetric Systems Partners with Integrated Building Solutions

4 December 2014

Enmetric Systems Inc. announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Integrated Building Solutions Inc (IBS).

Wireless control for smart buildings to reach $434 Million in annual revenue by 2023

4 December 2014

According to a new report from the research firm, worldwide revenue from wireless control systems for smart buildings is expected to grow from $97 million annually in 2014 to $434 million in 2023.

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HVACR manufacturers optimistic about 2015 growth

4 December 2014

An ASHRAE and AHR Expo survey sent to more than 1,000 HVACR manufacturers worldwide found there is growing optimism for improving business prospects in 2015.

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EU Commission questions Honeywell/DuPont 1234yf collaboration

22 October 2014

The European Commission has sent a Statement of Objections to Honeywell and DuPont regarding cooperation on the refrigerant 1234yf.

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Now is the time to influence the future of retail

17 December 2014

Collaboration across the cold chain is the industry’s great opportunity to make a real difference to save energy

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Let’s not get dragged back by the current

28 November 2014

The industry has made such great progress on the F-Gas Regulations – but that doesn’t mean we can be complacent

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Can we blame India for putting the brake on an HFC refrigerant phasedown?

25 November 2014

India has made some pretty compelling arguments for not rushing to sign up for the global rush to HFC phasedown. It is now up to the developed nations to achieve an acceptable resolution

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GEA recieves Data Centre product award

4 December 2014

GEA Heat Exchangers receive China Data Center Product Application Award 2014 for its GEA Multi-DENCO close-control precision climate-control system.

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Airedale launches AireTile floor fan solution to target data centre hotspots

13 November 2014

Airedale International has introduced a simple air flow management system to target data centre hotspots and improve the efficiency of aisle containment systems.

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Help with new standards

The government wants employers to provide input into the standards for apprentices– and here is the industry’s chance to help, says Institute of Refrigeration secretary Miriam Rodway

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