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Achieving a successful transition to natural refrigerants


About this presentation

related to ATMOsphere Asia 2016
published on 9 February 2016
11 pages

Masanori Kobayashi from the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization presented negative impacts of and countermeasures against HFCs/HCFCs. He presented several NEDO projects with regard to the development of natural refrigerant technology.

About the speaker(s)

Masanori Kobayashi


Mr. Masanori Kobayashi is the Director of Kyoto Mechanisms Promotion Department/International Projects Department of NEDO (New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization, Japan). He has been coordinating and promoting energy and environment demonstration projects with related studies in the area of energy efficiency and conservation, renewable energy, clean coal technology, and 3Rs in the recent decade. He is now a focal point of JCM (Joint Crediting Mechanism) promotion in NEDO, to enhance bilateral collaboration between Japan and developing countries in order to deploy low carbon technologies and tackle climate change.