All posts by: Neil Everitt

EUROPE: Panasonic has announced that the third edition of its PRO Awards for cooling and heating installations is now open for entries....
USA: Less than three years since its foundation, a“natural” refrigerants body targeting the US supermarket industry has been its membership grow to 14,000....
FRANCE: The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) says it has received nearly 1000 abstracts for its forthcoming 25th International Congress of Refrigeration....
UK: Toshiba Air Conditioning has launched an updated version of its DesignAirs VRF air conditioning design platform to include a new seasonal performance calculator....
FRANCE: Auchan, the second largest French food retailer, has included Nualight lighting in a move to install glass doors on all its chiller cabinets....
USA: Chinese HVACR components manufacturer Sanhua has established a further US production base with the acquisition of Arkansas-based American Tubing International....
PORTUGAL: The number of countries to have ratified the Kigali Amendment to phase down HFC refrigerants has risen to 40 with the agreement of Portugal. Following the signature of Uganda in June, Portugal becomes the 40th country to sign and...
SPAIN: The Spanish refrigeration association AEFYT has welcomed news of the Spanish government’s decision to cut the tax on HFC refrigerants....
AUSTRIA: The delegates to last week’s Montreal Protocol meeting have promised “a sweeping response” to evidence of a rise in CFC11 emissions....
UK: The majority of local authorities are breaching rules on payment practices, according to the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA)....