Tag : Brexit
The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) has announced several changes in its senior leadership as it braces for a number of challenges around F-Gas regulation and the potential impacts of Brexit.
Ensuring a “framework for mobility” that will ensure expertise, goods and components can move between Britain and the EU post-Brexit without significant tariffs or barriers should be prioritised in any withdrawal agreement, industry body BSRIA has said.
An independent oversight body that would police and scrutinise UK government performance on key environmental commitments should be established to address the potential impacts of Brexit, parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee has argued.
A ‘no deal’ Brexit arrangement and a failure to secure a viable customs arrangement between the UK and EU should be avoided at all costs, an open letter to the UK government from the EURIS advisory body has urged.
Parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee has expressed disappointment over a lack of clear targets and timeframes from the government in order to tackle concerns over its ability to meet the ambitions of EU F-Gas regulation.
The EURIS advisory body, which brings together manufacturing and mechanical engineering bodies such as BEAMA and FETA, has this week launched a new network with EU counterparts intended to alleviate potential market disruption by creating a single industrial voice on key Brexit ambitions.
The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) is calling for member feedback over the potential impacts of Brexit on a number of key topics such as the complexity of their supply and value chains, as well as the current extent of exports and imports to and from other member states.
May’s RAC Magazine considers initial feedback from our latest Round Table discussion on the future of refrigerant use in the retail sector that has looked at a broad number of concerns such as industry willingness to train engineers over the use lower GWP gas such as the mildly flammable R32.
March’s RAC Magazine includes a focus on how EU regulation, or a potential lack of it in some cases, may impact the cooling industry on the back of debate over the UK’s place in the European customs union.
Adapting to an unprecedented rate of change in both the technological and political landscape of the HVAC industry will be among key focuses for BEAMA’s new president Patrick Caiger-Smith as the organisation looks to help members deal with Brexit and improving energy efficiency.