The UK’s Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has joined forces with the sector’s leading research body BSRIA to produce a comprehensive free guide for the use of refrigerant gases in building services. The new publication has been written by BESA’s head of technical Graeme Fox and is available now for free download from the BSRIA Bookshop. It has been prepared to help consultants, specifiers, facilities and project managers, installers and end users deal with a period of considerable change for the industry as legislation and tightening environmental and performance targets combine to increase restrictions on how refrigerants are used and what gases will be allowed in the future.Read More »BESA and BSRIA refrigerant guide published ‘at crucial time’
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.
On 02 March 2022, more than 370 participants joined the live REAL Alternatives webinar “Refrigerant Emissions Alternatives and Leakage – blended learning for low GWP refrigerants” for three hours of presentations with simultaneous translation into six languages and hosting 13 speakers.
ASHRAE has announced a call for abstracts for its International Building Decarbonisation 2022 Conference; to be held in Athens, Greece, October 6-7, 2022. The conference is organised by the ASHRAE Task Force for Building Decarbonization in collaboration with ASHRAE’s Hellenic Chapter. The submission deadline is 4 April 2022.
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
The international heat pump community enjoyed two days of top-notch knowledge sharing about current market developments, research and development topics, and trends in heat pump applications. 260 experts from 26 countries participated in the seventh European Heat Pump Summit – powered by Chillventa – at the end of October this year.
SAIRAC Johannesburg region is pleased to announce the 6th course for 2021.
An “excellent” and “very promising” refrigerant is how R&D Director in Embraco North America, Marek Zgliczynski describes propane for air conditioning solutions. Zgliczynski is also the chairman of the IEC/SC61C subcommittee for refrigerant safety standardisation.