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- U.S. tries To Dampen HFC Concerns. Powell, Peter // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;8/4/2003, Vol. 219 Issue 14, p1
Reports on the reliance of the refrigerant manufacturers toward the HFC refrigerants in the U.S. Limitation of the greenhouse gas emission; Partnership between government, international organizations and HFC-producing industries; Enhancement of energy efficiency.
- Stability of Candidate Lubricants for CO2 Refrigeration. Ngoc Dung (Rosine) Rohatgi // ASHRAE Transactions;2014, Vol. 120 Issue 2, Special section p1
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- Time to wake up to the cold economy. Winser, Nick // Utility Week;11/6/2015, p6
The article discusses need of technological innovations for increasing efficiency to meet growing demand of cooling applications. Topics discussed include need of academic research in cold energy, cooling appliances consuming considerable amount of energy, reducing carbon emissions upto more...
- Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Outdoor Lighting in Finland - New Approach Based on Time-Specific Data. Tähkämö, Leena; Kirkinen, Johanna; Puolakka, Marjukka; Halonen, Liisa // International Review on Modelling & Simulations;Aug2013, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p1155
Emission calculations of energy-consuming sectors are generally performed based on average emissions from energy production. As outdoor lighting is used only during certain time of the day, the emissions calculated on the basis on average energy production differ from the actual emissions. This...
- Homotopy perturbation method for temperature distribution, fin efficiency and fin effectiveness of convective straight fins. Colombo, I.; Maidment, G. G.; Chaer, I.; Missenden, J. M. // International Journal of Low Carbon Technologies;Mar2014, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p80
Homotopy perturbation method is a novel approach that provides an approximate analytical solution to differential equations in the form of an infinite power series. In this work, homotopy perturbation method has been used to evaluate temperature distribution, efficiency and effectiveness of...
- BRC calls for natural refrigeration incentives. // ACR News: Air Conditioning & Refrigeration News;Mar2012, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p6
The article discusses the highlights of the British Retail Consortium's (BRC) report "A Better Retailing Climate: Towards Sustainable Retail," in which it calls for stronger economic incentives to motivate supermarkets to adopt natural refrigeration systems in their goal to reduce carbon emissions.
- INDIGENOUS PERSPECTIVE ON CO[sub 2]LONIALISM. Goldtooth, Tom B. K. // Canadian Dimension;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p31
In this article, the author discusses the exploitation of carbon dioxide in Canada. He notes that the Kyoto Protocol treaty agreement compels the region to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by six percent from 2008-2012. He points out that fuel extraction emits higher greenhouse gas levels and...
- Projection of Carbon Dioxide Emissions by Energy Consumption and Transportation in Malaysia: A Time Series Approach. Chai Tew Ang; Norhashimah Morad; Mohd Tahir Ismail; Norli Ismail // Journal of Energy Technologies & Policy;2013, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p63
Climate change is one of the most complex challenges threatening our planet. Since the beginning of the industrial era, mankind has been emitting large amounts of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. This study empirically investigates the carbon dioxide emissions (CO22) of electricity...
- State Agencies' Status of Warm Mix Asphalt Technologies: A Review. Vidalis, Sofia M.; Subramanian, Rajarajan // International Journal of Engineering Research & Innovation;Fall/Winter2010, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p25
Warm Mix Asphalt technology has recently been on the rise among European countries and the United States. It is gaining popularity because it has multifold advantages over the conventional Hot Mix Asphalt. Warm Mix Asphalt is produced by mixing additives and using new technologies such as Warm...