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2013.10.01

Danfoss Turbocor launches production compressor for HFO 1234

New model optimised for low-GWP refrigerant 2 October 2013 Danfoss Turbocor has launced the TG310 compressor for air-cooled, outdoor mounted chiller applications. The range runs from 60 to 88 tonnes a...

2013.10.02

Making ammonia systems safer

02/10/2013 Andy Pearson’s keynote presentation* at the 2013 IIR Ammonia Refrigeration Technology conference, reviewed a series of industrial accidents in ammonia plants and concluded that even though ...

2013.09.27

Lidl and Aldi raise their green game

28 Sep 2013 Lidl is ploughing £27m into new refrigeration in a bid to improve the green credentials of its in-store chillers. The new ‘plug-in chillers’ have a leakage rate of less than 1%, making t...

2013.10.02

Hitachi Air Conditioning Europe launches aircademy training

1 - October - 2013 Hitachi Air Conditioning Europe has launched its newly refurbished aircademy training centre in Maidenhead, Berkshire. Dedicated to excellence, the aircademy has recently been upda...

2013.10.01

Renewable energy firm’s £1 million expansion plans

1 October 2013 A Redruth-based renewable energy firm has kick started its £1 million expansion with a £180,000 grant creating eight new jobs, This is Cornwall reported.   Mi-Generation installs biomass boilers to businesses across the county, including hotels and colleges, burning wood pellets rather than using gas or oil.   The company founded in 2010 by managing director John Black, ...

2013.10.02

Alfa Laval wins repeat PureSOx systems order from Danish fer

30 September 2013 As previously announced, Alfa Laval -- a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling - won a repeat order for Alfa Laval’s PureSOx exhaust gas cleaning s...

2013.10.02

FMB urges Government to incentivise consumer demand for ener

30 September 2013 The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is warning that the Green Deal will fail unless the Government takes swift and decisive action to incentivise consumer demand for energy efficiency. According to a recent survey of all FMB members in Great Britain, more than 70% think a reduced rate of VAT would be a "successful" or "highly successful" way of encouraging their customers to...

2013.10.02

IEA: IPCC report emphasises need for energy sector transform

27 September 2013 The International Energy Agency (IEA) welcomes the release of the first part of the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change assessing the evidence for climate change and its causes. The findings re-emphasise the urgent need of enabling a global transition to clean energy systems.   ”Every year that passes, scientific evidence for anthropogeni...

2013.10.02

Ingersoll Rand Announces $1.3 Billion Financing by Allegion

Swords, Ireland, September 27, 2013 -- Ingersoll-Rand plc (NYSE: IR) (the “Company”) today announced that its indirect, wholly owned subsidiary, Allegion US Holding Company Inc. (“Allegion Holdings”) ...

2013.10.01

Improving the energy performance of cold stores

27/09/2013 During the 2nd IIR Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain in April 2013, J. Evans presented results(1) of internet-based surveys- conducted as part of the ICE-E project - which aimed at collecting data on the energy use in various types of cold stores.   The results obtained from 295 data sets - covering 21 different countries, mainly in the EU - showed a large variability...

2013.10.01

Labour price freeze good news for solar

30 September 2013 A bright summer has driven up the returns households can make from solar panels on their roofs, the Telegraph reported.   And despite cuts in the amounts paid for the electricit...

2013.10.01

CPA survey shows rising sales

30 September 2013 Sales of construction products rose strongly in the third quarter of 2013 driven by housing and infrastructure products, according to a new survey.   The Construction Products Association’s state of trade research found a net balance of 78 per cent of makers of heavy products said sales had risen the third quarter of the year.   The figure was the most positive response...

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