Bodies representing cooling and heat pump manufacturers have both called for MEPs debating the F-Gas Review tomorrow to drop the proposed ban on pre-charged air conditioners
The European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) has released a position paper before tomorrow’s meeting of environment attachés of the Member States to discuss the F-gas Regulation review.
The Spanish government is consulting on a tax which could have serious repercussions for the European cooling industry, suppliers have warned, sending costs of some HFCs up 2000 per cent
New alternatives to the existing F Gas refrigerant handling qualifications for refrigeration contractors are valid for qualification, says certification body Refcom.
US president Barack Obama and Chinese president Xi Jinping have formally agreed to work together and with other countries to reduce the consumption and use of HFCs.
The refrigeration industry is working overtime to convince MEPs to row back on the targets set by the European ENVI committee last week
European Parliament’s ENVI Committee has decided by 48 votes to 19 to strengthen the EU’s F-Gas Regulation from 2020, including a lower final level of 16 per cent. Refrigeration body reacts with alarm
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.
The European Parliament’s rapporteur on the review of the European Union’s F-Gas Regulation has submitted a report calling for widespread bans on the use of fluorinated greenhouse gases in the European Union.
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