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Defra to step up UK F-Gas enforcement action

14 February, 2019 By Neil Merrett

Refcom has said a focus on ensuring compliance across the UK with F-Gas regulations, as well as the potential implications on the cooling industry from ongoing uncertainty around Brexit were among key topics of recent discussions with government.

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Govt launches its F-Gas quota system in case of no-deal Brexit

11 February, 2019 By

The government has launched a new online system to ensure the UK maintains current restrictions on the use of F-Gases in the event of a no deal Brexit.

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End user familiarity to drive smart controls take-up

8 February, 2019 By Neil Merrett

Growing end-user familiarity with smart and connected building controls and increased user expectations are expected to drive an uptake of similar technologies for a range of commercial applications, the vice president of the BCIA has said.


Whitehall commits to five-year electrical safety check law

6 February, 2019 By Neil Merrett

A government commitment to require mandatory electrical safety checks every five years for systems introduced to rented properties is to be introduced into law as soon as “parliamentary time allows”.


RAC Magazine February digital issue out now

4 February, 2019

This month’s magazine sees industry hitting back at criticism from outspoken entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson that efforts to realise more sustainable cooling have been “pathetic”

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