Industry knowledge will be tested during the 2018 Eurovent Summit in Seville, Spain

Brussels, Seville, 14 August 2018. During the next edition of the Eurovent Summit, taking place from 25 to 28 September 2018 in Seville, Spain, participants will be challenged in an HVACR version of ‘Who wants to be a millionaire?’.

New exhibition for the refrigeration industry to take place in Italy

Refrigera is a brand-new exhibition located at Piacenza Expo, taking place from 20 to 22 February 2019, and is targeted exclusively at professionals in the industrial and commercial field of the refrigeration supply chain.

BACS have been subject to a scoping study to evaluate if a full preparatory study would be necessary. The scoping study has been published and can be commented upon until 16 September 2018. Our Team has summarised all key aspects for members within this article.

Anniversary of the Eurovent Association will feature toasts from industry legends

Brussels, Seville, 31 July 2018. The Eurovent Association will be celebrating its 60th anniversary during the 2018 Eurovent Summit. On the evening of Thursday, 27 September, the ‘60 Shades of Eurovent – special anniversary event’ will be hosted at Hacienda el Vizir, Seville, Spain and powered by Summit sponsors CAREL and Koxka.

The Eurovent Summit’s Innovation/HUB in Seville sees industry leaders presenting in a TED-style manner

Brussels, 26 July 2018. The Eurovent Association has announced its programme for the second edition of the Eurovent Innovation/HUB, the flagship event of the 2018 Eurovent Summit, powered by ebm-papst. The event, which is going to take place on the evening of 26 September in Seville, Spain, will welcome high-ranking speakers from Europe and the US to present in a unique manner.

Monthly overview for members on recent developments

On a monthly basis, the Eurovent Team compiles a global overview of the latest developments concerning new standardisation activities and technical regulations of relevance for the HVACR industry. Our Notifications allow members to be prepare for developments that can have an impact on them and their products.

Members can participate and submit their opinions until Friday, 27 July 2018

During a Consultation Forum, the consultant of the European Commission has presented three designs for the future EU Energy Labels designs. These had been tested with 1.500 consumers throughout Europe. Until 27 July 2018, Eurovent is collecting the views of industry on the label design through a dedicated survey. The results will be presented timely to the European Commission.

Orgalime practical guide to WEEE, open scope applicable from 15 August 2015

Orgalime has prepared a practical guide to the understanding of the scope and obligations of the WEEE Directive. As of 15 August, an “open scope” applies unless products are explicitly excluded. Because WEEE must be transposed by the Member States some variations may apply depending on the country.

Information obtained during the Consultation Forum held on 12 July 2018

During the Consultation Forum, the European Commission provided an update on the current situation for all Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Regulations. The layout of the possible new Energy Label designs was presented and requires comments by mid-August.

Draft published for feedback on the Europa website until 31 July

The European Commission has presented this draft for the 4-week feedback period that runs until 31 July. The text of the draft Regulation can be found on the “Better Regulation” website from the Commission that includes the possibility to comment.