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Emerging Opportunities and Challenges for Heat Pumps and Alternative Refrigerants in Canada

Westin Toronto Airport, Toronto, ON.

 Join your industry colleagues for an exciting day to learn about the emerging marketplace for heat pumps in Canada and challenges with new refrigerants on the horizon.  This event, not to be missed, is hosted by the HRAI Manufacturers Division. All members are welcome to register; Manufacturers, Wholesalers, Contractors and Associates.

When:  February 27, 2018 

Time:  9:00 am – 2:00 pm (continental breakfast at 8:30am)

Where: Westin Toronto Airport, 950 Dixon Road, Toronto

We have a great lineup of guest speakers including the following:

  • Debbie Scharf –As the Director, Equipment Division for The Office of Energy Efficiency, Natural Resources Canada, Debbie will provide insight on the federal, provincial and territorial energy ministers’ market transformation strategy outlined in the Pan-Canadian Framework for space heating technologies that outlined aspirational goals for energy performance in the short-, medium- and long-term. She will also provide an overview of building strategy and energy performance goals for space heating and an ongoing road mapping exercise with stakeholders to overcome market barriers for these technologies.

Debbie will also provide an overview of Natural Resources Canada’s current activities to advance cold climate heat pump adoption in Canada, including standards development, testing capacity and demonstration projects.  

  • A representative from Environment & Climate Change Canada will review the key changes to the federal ODS and Halocarbon Alternatives regulations concerning control of HFCs  and provide information to attendees on what these changes will mean to refrigerants used in these systems as the compliance dates begin to take effect in 2020.

 Plus more speakers to be announced! Stay tuned

Time: 8:30 AM (registration opens) – 2:00 PM
Location: Westin Toronto Airport, 950 Dixon Road, Toronto
Breakfast & Lunch Provided
Registration Fee:  Member @ 84.75

For more information, contact Sadia Zafar at 800-267-2231 Ext. 265 or email, szafar@hrai.ca
Register Today!