The parliamentarian was particularly focused on heat pumps during his address at the ATMO Europe Summit, warning that PFAS could undermine progress within the sector.
UPDATE: Call to Action: Natural Refrigerant Manufacturers Draft Letter and Seek Support for Last EU F-gas Regulation Trilogue
The letter details requests for policymakers and will be delivered to policymakers active on the revision of the EU F-gas Regulation in September and October 2023.
NGOs and natural refrigerant equipment suppliers praise the ambitious position taken on f-gas removal, but the EPEE looks for more ‘balance’ in coming negotiations.
European Parliament Approves Bans of HFCs and HFOs in Multiple Applications and HFC Phase Out by 2050
In an ambitious vote, the Parliament adopted most of the f-gas bans proposed by ENVI, including on heat pumps.
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Sent to German authorities, the statement says natural alternatives to f-gases have been proven over time.
The Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol must be ‘adjusted’ for the world to stay within 1.5°C, according to the EIA’s Tim Grabiel.
MEP Eickhout asks for more ambitious approach to f-gases than what is in the European Commission’s proposal.
The Coalition for Green Heating and Cooling sees room for improvements in the revision of the EU F-gas regulation.
EU Advisory Body Calls for 2030 Ban of GWPs Over Five for Heat Pumps, Room ACs, Chillers and Refrigeration
The EESC Committee is also in favor of setting a 150 GWP cap across all technologies and promoting incentives schemes and public procurement for f-gas-free alternatives.