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24 Sep 2017ASHRAE opens training centre in Dubai

DUBAI: ASHRAE has celebrated the opening of its new Global Training Center in Dubai with a ribbon cutting ceremony by ASHRAE president Bjarne Olesen.

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23 Sep 2017NRDC joins HFC ruling appeal

USA: A US environmental group has joined with refrigerant manufacturers Honeywell and Chemours in seeking a rehearing of the US Court decision overturning EPA...

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22 Sep 2017Chemours and Honeywell appeal HFC ruling

USA: Chemours and Honeywell have filed a petition appealing the recent US court decision overturning EPA restrictions on HFC refrigerants.

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22 Sep 2017Panasonic opens training centre in Milan

ITALY: As part of its expansion of its activities in Europe, Panasonic has opened a new air conditioning training academy in Italy.

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22 Sep 2017AREA offers F-gas/EN378 calculator app

BELGIUM: European contractors’ association AREA has developed an app to aid compliance with EN378 and F-gas requirements for refrigeration and air conditioning engineers.

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20 Sep 2017Epta buys Polish distributor

POLAND: The commercial refrigeration group Epta SpA has consolidated its presence in Central Europe with the acquisition of its Polish distributor Libre.

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20 Sep 2017French revolt over proposed HFC tax

FRANCE: Twenty ac and refrigeration manufacturers, contractors, and end user associations have announced opposition to the French government’s plan to introduce a tax on...

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19 Sep 2017ASHRAE Conference open for registration

USA: Registration is now open for ASHRAE’s 2018 Winter Conference to be held in Chicago in January.

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19 Sep 2017RDM expands US sales team

USA: Refrigeration controls group RDM has made two key appointments to its North American sales team as part of its continued global expansion.

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18 Sep 2017Danfoss man joins future cooling panel

USA: Danfoss Cooling president Jürgen Fischer is the sole air conditioning and refrigeration representative on a new UN-backed panel seeking to find sustainable cooling...

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17 Sep 2017Visitor registration opens for AHR Expo

USA: Visitor registration is now open for the 2018 AHR Expo being held in Chicago in January.

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17 Sep 2017SCM Frigo sends first CO2 system to China

CHINA: Beijer Ref’s Italian refrigeration manufacturing subsidiary SCM Frigo is to supply its first transcritical CO2 system to a Beijing store for German retailer...

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