Spanish court rules that producer’s R22 drop-in replacements R424A and R434a do not infringe Star Refrigeration patent, for which DuPont is licensee
The European Commission has warned that new model types of Daimler cars put on the market anywhere in Europe currently do not conform to EU law and therefore should not be sold.
Honeywell has announced that its R407F refrigerant, branded Genetron Performax LT has been approved by Emerson Climate Technologies for use in its Copeland Scroll compressors (ZB & ZF Range) for low and medium-temperature refrigeration applications. It is also approved for the latest Copeland Stream compressors.
Carmaker bids to sidestep HFO 1234yf for air conditioning to fulfil ‘ambitious environmental goals’
The European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE), representing the refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat pump industry in Europe, has claimed the F-Gas report submitted by Bas Eickhout to the European Parliament goes to far in its measures.
German carmaker Daimler has said it is willing to pay any penalties levied by the EC for infringing the MAC Directive, if it enables its engineers to develop an alternative to HFO 1234yf.
AREA President Graeme Fox has spoken at a European Parliament hearing on the proposal for a revision to the F-Gas Regulation regarding the proposed ban on pre-charging
Manufacturers of bottle coolers have been warned that many types of cooler will not comply with the European Energy Related Products (ErP) directive.
EC denies German authorities’ latest request for six month extension to MAC Directive and use of R134a refrigerant, as car research group SAE underlines confidence in HFO 1234yf.
MEP accuses carmaker of being anti-competitive and calls for sanctions for failing to comply with MAC Directive - freeto view, simply register.