This is a list of known #wrefd21 events. Please let us know about your events so we can include on our website.

Refrigerants for Life

Refrigerants for Life: How Refrigerants Affect Modern Life is the title of a free webinar organised by ASHRAE and UNEP OzonAction. This Webinar intends to capture the overall global picture of policies, research, and trends of using refrigerants in different applications while presenting the role of industry, governments, and individuals in ensuring the responsible use of […]

EU approach to HFC phase down

Öko-Recherche, the German environmental research and consultancy business, will be hosting a one-hour webinar in close co-operation with the EU Commission, looking at the EU’s approach to reducing HFCs through the F-gas legislation and introducing more energy efficient products through eco-label and energy labelling policies. This will be complemented by best practice examples to achieving […]

Why does the World need a Refrigeration Day?

We need cooling solutions to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals, make indoor environments comfortable, drive our economies, and keeping food and medicines safe. But cooling is energy intensive, currently accounting for 15% of global energy consumption. According to the IEA, energy demand for space cooling alone will more than triple by 2050 – consuming […]

World Refrigeration Day UK LIVE

The Institute of Refrigeration will be running a facebook live event, with talks, interviews, videos all about the world of refrigeration and air conditioning. We will also be launching an education website "fantastic fridges" and a competition for schools to win cool science prizes called "Cool for School"

AIRAH Virtual Industry Showcase


The Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating is excited to announce the first ever AIRAH Virtual Industry Showcase on Friday, June 26. This full-day event will help celebrate the second-annual World Refrigeration Day and encourage industry organisations, professionals and practitioners to come together to discuss products, services, and the future of the HVAC&R […]