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.
Professor Armin Hafner of NTNU calls for governmental loans to overcome higher costs of NatRef systems.
The agency found significantly higher concentrations of TFA, an HFO byproduct, in rainwater.
Stakeholders can attend the hearing online, as well as submit comments till July 6.
The global stock of heat pumps needs to jump 10-fold to 1.8 billion units by 2045, says the International Energy Agency.
The hybrid event, scheduled for September 28-29, will address a wide range of natural refrigerant-related topics.