ARC helps celebrate World Refrigeration Day with technicians
ARC Field Officers were on-site at various Kirby (formerly Heatcraft) branches across Australia on World Refrigeration Day, Wednesday 26 June
Plumbers bid to take over RAC in Victoria
Despite considerable differences in the nature of the work and underlying training, mechanical services plumbers are making an audacious bid for refrigeration and air conditioning (RAC) work in Victoria. The Victorian Government is currently considering a proposal for mechanical services plumbers to install and service multi-head air conditioning systems.
California enacts HFC refrigerant bans
USA: The state of California has today enacted unilateral prohibitions on high global warming potential hydrofluorocarbons.
Michael Bennett elected new Chairman of ARC Board
At the Australian Refrigeration Council’s (ARC) Annual General Meeting on the 4th December 2018, Michael Bennett, General Manager of Refrigerant Reclaim Australia (RRA), was elected as the new Chairman.
Cold Hard Facts 3 - Review of the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Industry in Australia
New report released on the state of the refrigeration and air conditioning industry in Australia
The Cold Hard Facts 3 report provides an economic and technological assessment of the refrigeration and air conditioning industry in Australia in 2016. The report includes an analysis of the size and economic value of the industry, the equipment and refrigerant gas bank, trends in gas imports and equipment, and direct and indirect emissions in this sector.