As the first online and print magazine for and about business leaders working with natural refrigerant-based technology, Accelerate Magazine reports about innovation, market, policy and technology trends. The magazine features news articles and in-depth analysis that includes end users, suppliers, regulators and other key stakeholders in all HVAC&R sectors.
HFOs: How much is too much?
With special coverage of HFO refrigerants, the September 2019 edition of Accelerate Magazine examines the potential long-term environmental impact of HFO-1234yf’s atmospheric degradation product, trifluoroacetic acid (TFA), which descends to earth in rain.
Also in the September 2019 issue: regional articles on Walmart in the U.S., transcritical CO2 systems in Russia; Chinese production of propane room air conditioners; a New Zealand port using hydrocarbon cooling system, a transcritical CO2 refrigeration/supercritical fluid extraction system in Thailand; and Japanese OEM Mayekawa’s soaring sales of its NewTon NH3/CO2 system. Global trend articles include an update on the Global Cooling Prize and a look at four proposed financing models for efficient cooling.