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Reminder: Free government-run HFC phase-down info sessions

THE Department of the Environment and Energy is running a series of free information sessions around Australia in late 2017 and early 2018. These sessions will discuss what the HFC phase down will mean for HFC users including equipment owners … Continue reading

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VASA to present Life After R134a seminar at Autocare Sydney 2018

VASA’S ‘Life After R134a‘ refrigerant seminar will form part of the official education program at next year’s Autocare convention, which will be held on May 4 and 5, 2018 at the new International Convention Centre next to Darling Harbour in … Continue reading

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Full video of VASA’s visit to Frankfurt show now live

VASA editor Haitham Razagui has created a short film about his visit to the spectacular 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, to supplement VASA’s comprehensive coverage of the event in your must-read November 2017 edition of SightGlass News. Don’t forget that in … Continue reading

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Videos: VASA’s trip to drive EVs in France and visit Frankfurt show

VASA editor Haitham Razagui has put together a video about the two Renault electric vehicles he drove during his European trip ahead of their Australian debut next month and created a trailer to a longer film about the spectacular 2017 … Continue reading

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VASA stars in ARC’s educational video about new refrigerants

VASA president Ian Stangroome appears in a video produced by the Australian Refrigeration Council designed to educate people about new automotive refrigerants R1234yf and R744. As part of the ARC’s emerging refrigerants project,¬†VASA along with businesses such as CoolDrive and … Continue reading

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Aussie government running free HFC phase-down info sessions

THE Department of the Environment and Energy is running a series of free information sessions around Australia in late 2017 and early 2018. These sessions will discuss what the HFC phase down will mean for HFC users including equipment owners … Continue reading

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November edition of SightGlass News on its way!

THE November 2017 edition of SightGlass News is now being printed and will be with VASA members soon. A large portion of this edition’s content is a preview to the future of automotive thermal management, direct from the spectacular Frankfurt … Continue reading

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Frankfurt motor show: A theme of electrification and alternative refrigerants

VASA has been on the road in France and Germany learning about our automotive future, including driving electric vehicles in Paris and spending a couple of days at the Frankfurt motor show. You may have seen the coverage of how … Continue reading

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Stationary-sector future:gas roadshow a huge success

THE 2017 future:gas refrigerant seminar roadshow that was organised and managed by VASA on behalf of the stationary refrigeration and air-conditioning industry, has been a well-attended and well-received success. Following the success of the 10-seminar 2016 roadshow that was aimed … Continue reading

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MACS encourages use of Service Report quiz as training tool

MACS Service Reports are more than essential reading for VASA members wanting to use this exclusive benefit to help stay at the top of their game. In addition to containing the most up-to-date technical information about automotive air-conditioning, engine cooling, … Continue reading

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