Posts filed under: World News

USA: America’s Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) says an appeal against  last week’s court decision overturning EPA restrictions on HFCs is “very likely”....
USA: Carrier has donated more than 500 ductless air conditioners this summer to the US charity Habitat for Humanity....
USA/CHINA: Honeywell has announced that TCL, one of China’s largest appliance manufacturers, is using the new low GWP insulation propellant HFO1233zd in its domestic refrigerators....
GERMANY: The German Federal Environment Agency (UBA) is pushing for a ban on the new low GWP refrigerant R1233zd under a review of the European ODS Regulation....
DENMARK: Danfoss is to present a week of training and events to help engineers and decision makers adapt to the ever-changing refrigerant landscape....
  DENMARK/CHINA: The owner of a Chinese factory producing counterfeit Danfoss refrigeration solenoid valves has been sentenced to six months prison and fined the equivalent of €5,000....
CANADA/UK: Smartcool Systems has made its first sale under its recently announced funding offer to a food processor in Derbyshire, UK....
DENMARK: Former Danfoss CEO and president Niels B Christiansen, who left in July after 13 years with the company, has been appointed CEO of famous Danish toy manufacturer Lego....
GERMANY: EBM-Papst has received an international Red Dot Award 2017 for the design of its AxiBlade axial fan....
GERMANY: A tie-up with Italian refrigeration chemical company Errecom and the availability of R452A coldroom equipment have been announced by German wholesaler Fischer Kälte-Klima....