The leading European associations have called on the European Commission to rethink its accelerated HFC phase down proposals or risk jeopardising the switch to heat pumps.
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Did you know that there is one country that is currently carbon negative? It is Bhutan, located on the southern slopes of the eastern Himalayas, with a population of less than a million people.
By Miriam Solana Ciprés | Carel Blog
National ozone officers from the Pacific Island Countries (PICs) – Cook Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga and Vanuatu – as well as representatives from the Government of Australia, a bilateral implementing agency, and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) OzonAction came together virtually to discuss an action plan for the total phase-out of the remaining hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) consumption by 1 January 2030.
The Natural Refrigerants Virtual Trade Show (VTS 2021) takes place next week! The show will open at 10:00 CET March 30th and close 24hrs later at 10:00 CET March 31st. Make sure you register for free here and confirm the registration link in your email.
February 2021 marked the beginning of yet another international collaboration between Centro Studi Galileo (CSG) and UN Agencies; in particular, together with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
The European Commission has published a report on the functioning of the EU-wide quota system for hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) with a section on illegal trade; EFCTC press release on cuts in HFC quotas for 2021, meaning enforcement will be critical and supported by the Commission rigorously implementing the Ultimate Beneficial Owner principle.
Registration has opened for the 2021 edition of shecco’s online trade show for natural refrigerants and sustainable cooling technologies taking place between 30-31 – VTS 2.0.
Thanks to the best technological support provided by the Polytechnic University of Milan, after 36 years of tight collaboration, CSG’s European Conference will take place in a mixed on-site and on-line format between 10-11 June 2021.