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Refrigerant manufacturer Honeywell has launched the latest in its line of very-low-GWP HFOs, with the unveiling of the R134a replacement R515B. The product will be marketed as Solstice N15 at the AHR Expo in Orlando.
Now that the F-Gas ban on servicing larger systems with virgin refrigerants with GWP of 2500 or above has come into force, reclaimed refrigerant is the best option for customers still needing higher-GWP gases, says distributor A-Gas.
Inflexion, the mid-market private equity investor is the new funder of Aspen Pumps Group, replacing 3i, which acquired the company in 2015 and has tripled its revenue in the intervening four years.
Deal will add to low-GWP refrigerant
Refrigerant manufacturer says move will support F-Gas market transition
An EU-funded project to support the uptake of climate friendly cooling and heating alternatives in smaller-scale retail is seeking respondents for an international survey to better understand the opportunities and key drivers at present to move to new solutions.
Construction group falls into administration, leaving HVAC supply chain fearing further risk of losses
The UK’s first refrigeration compressor dismantling facility has been installed at Environcom’s recycling plant in Grantham, Lincolnshire.
Freezing in liquid nitrogen has potential to save ‘thousands of pounds’
The backers of the Global Cooling Prize have announced the eight finalists who will compete for the top prize of one million dolllars. Runners up will meanwhile compete for prizes worth a further $2 million in total. Entrants were assessed on their technology’s ability to offer at least five times lower climate impact than that of the baseline AC unit of a 5.3 kW fixed speed split AC unit with an Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER) of 3.5 and using R410A refrigerant with a GWP of 2088.