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The weekly podcast provides a round-up of the most important natural refrigerants news of the week from the news websites www.ammonia21.com, www.r744.com and www.hydrocarbons21.com. #GoNatRefs

The weekly podcast provides a round-up of the most important natural refrigerants news of the week from the news websites www.ammonia21.com, www.r744.com and www.hydrocarbons21.com. #GoNatRefs
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Belgium

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The weekly podcast provides a round-up of the most important natural refrigerants news of the week from the news websites www.ammonia21.com, www.r744.com and www.hydrocarbons21.com. #GoNatRefs

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@shecco

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English


Episodes

Episode 62: The NatRefs Show - 06 August 2018

8/6/2018
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In this episode shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry joins shecco's European reporter Charlotte McLaughlin to discuss two important updates from the USA. These updates concern ALDI US having 130 stores with transcritical CO2 and the California Cooling Act vote in August. Next we turn to Russia, where METRO has opened its first cash and carry with CO2 transcritical in the country. Then we move further east to talk to our APAC reporter Devin Yoshimoto who gives an overview of a CO2...

Duration:00:15:32

Episode 61: The NatRefs Show - 23 July 2018

7/23/2018
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In this episode shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry joins shecco's European reporter Charlotte McLaughlin to discuss the next stage in the IEC process relating to the charge limit of hydrocarbons in commercial refrigeration equipment. Also in U.S. news Zero Zone has installed its first transcritical CO2 system in an ice rink. This week we also have a special guest - Menno Van der Hoff, who is the inventor of the Triple Aqua system that was was installed in a Dutch town that won...

Duration:00:25:18

Episode 60: The NatRefs Show - 16 July 2018

7/16/2018
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In this episode shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry joins shecco's European reporter, Charlotte McLaughlin to discuss two important stories from the U.S. The first concerns a trade-war between the U.S. and China and its effect on prices of HVAC&R equipment and the second covers the appointment of a conservative judge to the U.S. who was responsible for the ruling that prevented the EPA from phasing down HFCs. Next we take a look at what is happening in Europe as CO2 production has...

Duration:00:28:12

Episode 59: The NatRefs Show - 09 July 2018

7/9/2018
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In this episode shecco's European Editor Andrew Williams joins shecco's reporter, Charlotte McLaughlin to discuss the news that 18 factories in China are continuing to produce and use CFC-11 (an ozone depleting substance that is banned under the Montreal Protocol). Next we take a look at the German Federal Environment Agency (UBA)warnings that the degradation of HFO R1234yf – which is widely used in mobile air-conditioning systems – into trifluoroacetic acid (TFA; the atmospheric...

Duration:00:15:23

Episode 58: The NatRefs Show - 02 July 2018

7/2/2018
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In this episode shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry joins shecco's Brussels-based reporter, Charlotte McLaughlin to discuss the news that 11 U.S. states have decided to sue the EPA for voiding HFC regulation. Garry also gives an overview of his time at the Global Cold Chain Expo in Chicago last week. Finally we end the show with a look at an article by Anti Gkizelis, from the market development team at shecco, on Refrigerants, Naturally! members - Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, Red Bull and...

Duration:00:21:29

Episode 57: The NatRefs Show - 25 June 2018

6/25/2018
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In this special episode shecco's European Editor Andrew Williams is joined by Dario Belluomini, from shecco's Market Development team, to talk about the 13th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Conference on Natural Refrigerants in Valencia, Spain (18-20 June) that the pair attended last week. Brought to you by shecco Media, the NatRefs Show provides a round-up of the most important natural refrigerants news from the websites r744.com, ammonia21.com and hydrocarbons21.com. #GoNatRefs

Duration:00:17:36

Episode 56: The NatRefs Show - 18 June 2018

6/19/2018
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In this episode shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry joins shecco's Brussels-based reporter, Charlotte McLaughlin to discuss the ATMOsphere America 2018 conference that was held on 12-14 June in Long Beach, California. Dario Belluomini from shecco's Market Development team in Brussels talks about the uncertainty in the vending industry to opt for CO2 or hydrocarbons as a replacement to HFCs. Finally, shecco's European Editor Andrew Williams is joined by APAC reporter Devin...

Duration:00:29:31

Episode 55: The NatRefs Show - 11 June 2018

6/11/2018
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In this episode shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry joins shecco's Brussels-based reporter, Charlotte McLaughlin to discuss the U.S. Climate Alliance's commitment to reduce short-lived climate pollutants (SLCPs) as well as a preview of this week's ATMOsphere America 2018 being held on 12-14 June in Long Beach, California. Marie Battesti from shecco's Market Development team in Brussels talks about the EU’s skyrocketing HFC prices. shecco's European Editor Andrew Williams joins...

Duration:00:30:06

Episode 54: The NatRefs Show - 04 June 2018

6/4/2018
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In this episode shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry covers important policy developments in the U.S. shecco's European Editor Andrew Williams talks about his trip to Heineken's head office to learn more about the global beverage manufacturers natural refrigerant strategy. This episode also takes a look at the news that Japanese manufacturer Panasonic has had good sales of its CO2 condensing so far and U.S. manufacturer Hillphoenix ‘leading the pack’ with most Greenchill certified...

Duration:00:26:17

Episode 53: The NatRefs Show - 28 May 2018

5/28/2018
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In this episode shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry covers developments with U.S.-based manufacturers at the National Restaurant Association (NRA) Show held in Chicago from 18-21 May. shecco's European Editor Andrew Williams covers the recent opening of a CO2 transcritical system fitted with a multi-ejector by Portuguese retailer Pingo Doce. Asia Pacific Reporter Devin Yoshimoto takes a look at how the market for heat pumps is developing in Australia. Lydia Matthäus-Wiltink,...

Duration:00:29:30

Episode 52: The NatRefs Show - 21 May 2018

5/21/2018
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In this episode we cover CO2-cooled commuting with the new Mercedes-Benz Citaro, with shecco market analyst, Dario Belluomini shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry covers the rise of hydrocarbons in supermarket applications. Asia Pacific Reporter Devin Yoshimoto takes a look at new natural refrigerant products exhibited at the ARBS 2018 tradeshow in Sydney, Australia. Marie Battesti, from shecco's Market Development team in Brussels talks about a recent sheccoBase Webinar: Greening...

Duration:00:21:26

Episode 51: The NatRefs Show – 15 May 2018

5/14/2018
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In this episode we cover traditional ammonia industrial refrigeration player Star Refrigeration and its introduction of CO2 transcritical packages for industrial systems. shecco's North American Editor Michael Garry explains how public information points to Lidl installing hydrcarbon cabinets in North America. European Editor Andrew Williams and Asia Pacific Reporter Devin Yoshimoto take a look at the recent ATMOsphere Australia conference and the ARBS 2018 tradeshow in Sydney, Australia....

Duration:00:24:04

Episode 50: The NatRefs Show – 07 May 2018

5/7/2018
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During this special 50th episode of The NatRefs Show, we focus on ammonia and industrial refrigeration. Our North American editor of shecco content, Michael Garry, gives his perspective on the markets trend towards low-charge ammonia in the U.S. and reminds our listeners who work with ammonia they need to register with the Department of Homeland Security if they are above a certain charge limit. Heading to China, shecco's market development arm gives a preview of a webinar it will hold...

Duration:00:17:15

Episode 49: The NatRefs Show – 30 April 2018

4/30/2018
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In this week’s episode, we discuss the Whirlpool company's sale of its majority shares in compressor manufacturer Embraco to the Japanese Nidec Corporation. In other Asia-Pacific news, we look ahead to the retailer ALDI speaking at ATMOsphere Australia. In the U.S., we focus on two stories about the International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR) concerning codes and regulations. Brought to you by shecco Media, the NatRefs Show provides a round-up of the most important natural...

Duration:00:12:45

Episode 48: The NatRefs Show – 23 April 2018

4/23/2018
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In this week’s episode, we discuss the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision to start a new rule-making process on HFCs in light of a legal decision last year that ruled the EPA could not regulate HFCs under the Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) program. We also take a look at awards won by manufacturers who make natural refrigerant products at China Refrigeration 2018, the largest HVAC&R trade show in China, that took place from 9-11 April. In other Asia-Pacific...

Duration:00:16:16

Episode 47: The NatRefs Show – 16 April 2018

4/17/2018
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In this week’s episode, we discuss two important events in Beijing, China. China Refrigeration 2018, the largest HVAC&R trade show in China, took place from 9-11 April. The first ATMOsphere China conference on natural refrigerants was held on 11-12 April. In other news, we turn our attention to the European Court of Justice, where the Advocate General has agreed with the European Commission that Germany violated the mobile air-conditioning systems (MAC) directive by allowing Daimler to...

Duration:00:41:41

Episode 46: The NatRefs Show – 09 April 2018

4/9/2018
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In this week’s episode, we look forward to two important events happening this week in China. Both events are taking place in Beijing. One is China Refrigeration 2018, the largest HVAC&R trade show in China, that is taking place from April 9th to the 11th 2018. The other is the first ATMOsphere China conference that will be held from 11th to the 12th April 2018. In other news, we turn our attention to In2Food, a warehouse logistics service in South Africa, that has installed the biggest CO2...

Duration:00:17:52

Episode 45: The NatRefs Show – 02 April 2018

4/2/2018
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In this week’s episode, we react to the latest news that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has adopted the U.S. SNAP regulations on HFCs. Across the pond in Europe, we turn our attention to the Italian government who have confirmed their intention to implement the EU's F-Gas Regulation, finally setting in motion its administrative enactment in Italy. Finally we hear from Devin Yoshimoto, our APAC reporter, who recently attended AIRAH's Refrigeration 2018 conference in Australia....

Duration:00:19:41

Episode 44: The NatRefs Show – 26 March 2018

3/26/2018
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In this week’s episode, we discuss the food technology event Anuga Food Tech that recently took place in Cologne, Germany. Also in Europe we learn more about an ammonia/CO2 compressor and chiller introduced to the market. We also take a look at another event - the Annual IIAR Natural Refrigeration Conference & Expo in Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A. - that took place last week. Finally we hear from Devin Yoshimoto, our APAC reporter, about Accelerate China and ATMOsphere China. Brought to...

Duration:00:18:44

Episode 43: The NatRefs Show – 19 March 2018

3/19/2018
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In this week’s episode, we discuss the HVAC&R event Mostra Convegno that was recently held in Milan, Italy. We look forward to another event - the Annual IIAR Natural Refrigeration Conference & Expo in Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A. - that is taking place this week. Finally we hear from Klara Skacanova, our market development manager, on two European F-gas Regulation events that took place at the start of this month. Brought to you by shecco Media, the NatRefs Show provides a round-up of...

Duration:00:24:37