The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) has voted narrowly to reject increasing the charge limit for flammable refrigerants in refrigeration cabinets, resulting in uncertainty for the development a range of innovative new technologies.
The EU is being urged to decisively tackle fears of rampant illegal refrigerant trading in a number of member states in order to maintain a global lead in climate change mitigation.
Ensuring certainty on regulatory alignment with key EU law and standards, as well as determining future customs requirements have been identified as vital Brexit concerns for the UK building services sector.
A special conference scheduled to be held next year in Glasgow will consider the future for the Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) and the ongoing legacy of its creator.
Introducing greater transparency within the F-Gas quota system is among several recommendations that will be vital to protect EU efforts to curbing greenhouse gas emissions, a new report has concluded.
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Several appliance manufacturers such as CIAT and Mitsubishi Electric have further expanded their R32 range of split systems as part of ongoing efforts to fully phase out R410A equipment.
Ensuring global access to sustainable cooling technologies and systems will be the key focus of a two-day event scheduled to be held later this month in London.
With the first ever World Refrigeration Day set for June 26 this year, April’s RAC Magazine considers the importance of the event in recognising the significant challenges in trying to sustainably meet increasing demand for cooling systems and services.
Delaying the UK’s exit from the EU until April has failed to address industry fears over the significant potential damage to the building services sector from a ‘no deal’ Brexit, a major manufacturer’s association has warned.