IIR news

Follow the most recent activities of the IIR and its international network, and explore how we are committed to promoting knowledge of refrigeration technologies and applications for sustainable development.

12 news

  • New IIR Informatory Note: The Role of Refrigeration in Worldwide Nutrition

    In line with its corporate objective to promote knowledge of refrigeration and associated technologies and applications on a global scale, the IIR has published a new Informatory Note on “The Role of Refrigeration in Worldwide...

    • Publication date : 2020/04/23
    • Subjects: Figures, economy, Regulation, Technology, Developing country, Environment, General information
  • The CLIM’ECO programme kicks off

    Supported by the French government and as part of the energy saving certificates scheme, the CLIM'ECO programme aims to reduce and optimise the energy consumption of air conditioning in the French Overseas Departments.

    • Publication date : 2020/04/01
    • Subjects: Technology, Developing country, Environment
  • Participation of the IIR in the 31st Meeting of the Parties (MOP 31)

    The 31st Meeting of the Parties (MOP 31) took place on November 4-8, 2019 in Italy at FAO headquarters. The Rome declaration on the reduction of food losses was signed.

    • Publication date : 2019/11/29
    • Subjects: Environment, General information, Regulation
  • 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Poland

    The 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change was held in Katowice, Poland, on December 3-14. Didier Coulomb, director of the IIR, made a statement.

    • Publication date : 2018/12/27
    • Subjects: Regulation, Environment
  • The IIR takes part in a UNIDO project

    The IIR has been successful to a UNIDO call for proposals to assess the incremental and operating cost for improved Energy Efficiency in retail refrigeration in Jordan and Tunisia.

    • Publication date : 2018/10/18
    • Subjects: Environment, General information, Developing country
  • UNESCO two-day meeting in Paris

    The IIR participated in a two-day meeting organised by UN Environment at UNESCO (Paris).

    • Publication date : 2018/08/08
    • Subjects: Environment, General information
  • ICCC 2018 welcomed nearly 200 participants

    Hosted by the Chinese Association of Refrigeration, the 5th IIR Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain welcomed nearly 200 participants this month in Beijing, China.

    • Publication date : 2018/04/19
    • Subjects: Environment, General information
  • 2016 Purdue conferences papers in Fridoc!

    Papers from the 3 conferences held in Purdue University in July 2016 and co-sponsored by the IIR can be downloaded from Fridoc database.

    • Publication date : 2017/02/03
    • Subjects: Environment
  • IIR member news: AFF

    The French Association of Refrigeration (AFF) recently published an online study evaluating current availability of training for CO2, ammonia and hydrocarbon refrigerants, as well as needs assessment.

    • Publication date : 2014/11/24
    • Subjects: Environment
  • IIR member news: Danfoss

    Overview of the key global trends in refrigerants in Danfoss new report.

    • Publication date : 2014/11/21
    • Subjects: Environment
  • IIR member news: EPEE sets up low emissions task force

    The European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE) says it will set up a low emissions task force to support Europe’s F-gas regulation.

    • Publication date : 2014/10/31
    • Subjects: Regulation, Environment
  • COP-19 Warsaw, Poland

    Slow progress in the climate negotiations

    • Publication date : 2013/11/22
    • Subjects: Environment, General information