The countries – Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Denmark – are seeking feedback on their proposal by September 19.
Aiming to cut emissions in the EU by 55% by 2030, the proposals include updates to energy efficiency, manufacturing, renewable energy and carbon trading.
NGO’s investigators found no shortage of suppliers willing to provide smuggled HFCs.
As one of the world’s biggest users of f-gases, China’s acceptance of the amendment is important for the phase down of HFCs.
Researchers see a 33-fold increase in atmospheric TFA globally and up to 250-fold across Europe.
The Natural Resources Defense Council outlines areas of agreement and disagreement with proposals raised at the EPA’s June 3 hearing.
The Centro Studi Galileo event will be available online and held at Polytechnic University of Milan
The model would cut 50% of CO2e emissions and avoid 55% of food losses, the group says.
HFO-1234ze, marketed as a replacement refrigerant for HFCs, could produce significant amounts of an HFC with a GWP of more than 12,000, the study says.
Green Cooling Summit panelists pull no punches about urgency of replacing f-gases with NatRefs.