Refrigeration in the Global Economy
In a recent paper, the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) presented dramatic data on the size and function of all kinds of refrigeration worldwide.
The Phase-down of HFCs Has Begun
The Federal Government has formally announced that it intends to phase down the use of hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerants.
Natural Refrigerants Are the Future
Refrigerants are a primary determinant of HVACR energy efficiency and emissions.
Who is Responsible for Getting HVACR Right?
Air conditioning and refrigeration units are pervasive, and at present, there are over 50 million installations in Australia.
Refrigerant Phase-Out Requires Planning to Reduce Risk
The phasing out of R22 refrigerant equipment is a reality, but by looking proactively at alternatives and assessing priorities in terms of costs, benefits and service...
What Does the Montreal Protocol Mean for Australia?
Science is continuing to find new connections between global warming and the ozone hole ‒ and skin cancer ‒ especially here in Australia. That’s why fulfilling...
Phasing Down HFC Refrigerants
It is important for stakeholders in the refrigeration and air conditioning (HVACR) industry to be aware of the phase down in the use of HFC refrigerants.
The Need For and Sources of HVACR Energy Efficiency
In the Australian Refrigeration Association's October newsletter, we described the opportunity for Australia to reduce the cost of HVACR energy use by $10 billion per annum.