Two new categories will be contested at this year’s RAC Cooling Industry Awards with the aim of identifying both the Cooling Manufacturer of the Year and Small Company Achievement.
A £5m energy storage project has been launched to study how approaches such as liquid air could be harnessed to expand opportunities for making use of waste cold and waste heat to address power demand.
A focus on pushing architects to consider new materials and passive design approaches for delivering cooling and a desert-based green village are among the projects competing for a global prize to honour heatwave mitigation.
February’s edition of RAC Magazine takes a look at the early impacts from the introduction of the first F-Gas service ban on equipment designed for higher GWP products, including use of R404A at certain levels. The ban came into effect early last month.
Updated guidance detailing a range of qualifications and skills certification available across the cooling sector has been issued by two major industry bodies.