Posts filed under: World News

GERMANY: Heat pumps are said to have overtaken gas for the first time in 2017 to became the most popular form of domestic heating in Germany....
SWEDEN: Refrigeration wholesaler Beijer Ref reports record sales and profits in the first quarter of this year....
GERMANY: Danfoss has opened new German offices in Hamburg’s HafenCity, Europe’s largest inner-city development project when built in 2015....
EUROPE: The low GWP refrigerants training project, REAL Alternatives 4 LIFE, is to organise a programme of study and train the trainer events....
USA: The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has opened its first office outside North America in Hefei, China....
ROMANIA: Mitsubishi Electric Europe has opened its first air conditioning branch in Romania....
EUROPE: The European Parliament has given its final approval to the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive which aims for a low and zero-emission building stock by 2050....
INDIA:  Blue Star, India’s leading air conditioning and commercial refrigeration company, has signed a product distribution deal in Saudi Arabia....
EUROPE: France has become the latest country to ratify the Kigali Amendment to phase down HFC refrigerants....
JAPAN: The UN’s development organisation is to cooperate with Japan’s refrigerant conservation group JRECO to identify and fund climate-friendly technologies....