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Green Cool­ing Sum­mit 2021: Ger­many opts for a rapid HFC phase-down

11/05/2021 , Actualité :

International online conference on political and technical approaches to manage the HFC phase-down under the Kigali Amendment with natural refrigerants

(ouvre une image agrandie)© Susanne Kambor/UBA; Thomas Trutschel/BMU

The German Environment Agency (UBA (Ouvrira une nouvelle fenêtre)), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ (Ouvrira une nouvelle fenêtre)) and the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU (Ouvrira une nouvelle fenêtre)) will jointly host a fully virtual conference from May 25 – 27. The 'Green Cooling Summit' addresses how the phase-down of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) according to the Kigali Amendment of the Montreal Protocol can best be implemented and accelerated politically and technically through the use of natural refrigerants and improved energy efficiency.

Watch the video below: The German Federal Environment Minister Svenja Schulze, the President of the German Environment Agency Dirk Messner and GIZ Chair of the Management Board Tanja Gönner cordially invite you to participate and to jointly advance Green Cooling worldwide!

Teaser video

Pre­lim­in­ary Agenda

Why to participate

Participants shall be encouraged to perceive the requirements of the Kigali Amendment as an opportunity to make an active contribution to climate protection at an early stage. The insights and best practices presented at this conference will provide a solid basis for a critical rethink of current cooling practices.

Par­ti­cip­a­tion

We cordially invite you to participate: From country representatives involved in the implementation of the Kigali Amendment, to refrigeration and air conditioning manufacturers, to international organisations and associations, and to end users interested in future-proof refrigeration and air conditioning solutions using natural refrigerants.