Posts Tagged ‘HFCs’

Emerging ripples in the environmental think-tank.

Super Efficient Leap Frogging –Cool !

Jul 27, 2017 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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Bulk procurement is a transformational market strategy that will have widespread benefits within India, for its export markets and worldwide. Low and affordable prices of super-efficient ACs will pull the entire Indian market toward better efficiency and justify higher minimum energy efficiency standards implemented ahead of previous schedules. Policy makers worldwide will be impressed with

Ozone Day: Land-Locked but Ambitions-Unlocked

Sep 16, 2016 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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I was in Kyrgyzstan to celebrate International Ozone Day. The government announced ambitious project to match its ozone layer protection and climate mitigation.

John Kerry travels from Terrorism to HFCs.

Jul 23, 2016 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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John Kerry came straight from Terrorism related meeting in Washington DC to to HFCs meeting in Vienna to promote action to address climate change .

Success, tangible and unintended results-Montreal Protocol

Jan 06, 2015 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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“By 2030, the Protocol may be preventing 2 million cases of skin cancer each year. It will have prevented significant loss of food crops which in turn would have compounded future severe food security challenges” Achim Steiner, USG and ED of UNEP. Speech: Distinguished delegates, Dear colleagues, It gives me great pleasure to welcome you today

Why did we land in this problem?

Nov 22, 2014 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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This  year  is 325th anniversary of the French revolution that changed the world, and India hopes to see in Paris next year in 2015, yet another revolution on climate change to reset the world clock towards climate resilient society.

Modi’s Melody at Madison and Wisdom at White House

Oct 15, 2014 | Author: Rajendra Shende

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     Super-efficient appliances can also contribute to ‘clean India’ movement. When I came out of United Nations General Assembly Hall on 23rd September…..

U.S. Moves to Reduce Global Warming Emissions

Sep 17, 2014 | Author: Rajendra Shende

The Obama administration is moving to cut emissions of hydrofluorocarbons, or HFCs, powerful greenhouse gases that contribute to climate change. Source: www.nytimes.com The logic of alternatives and replacements is not only discarding old and used items but also get rid of even new but dangerous and inefficient substances.  See on Scoop.it – Oven Fresh