Original disclosure @ ADB website
Updated in EWS Mar 4, 2021
Disclosed by Bank Feb 16, 2021
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According to the bank's website, "The knowledge and support technical assistance (TA) will support participating developing member countries (DMCs) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to promote the life cycle management of fluorocarbons. The life cycle management of fluorocarbons requires (i) development, manufacture, and use of climate-friendly refrigerants with zero or low global warming potential (GWP) as an alternative to fluorocarbons including replacement of old cooling equipment (upstream), and (ii) recovering, recycling, and destructing the discarded fluorocarbons (midstream and downstream). The replacement of old equipment with new technologies also enables energy efficiency and reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from energy sources."
Responsible ADB Officer Duggal, Virender K.
Responsible ADB Department Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department
Responsible ADB Division SDCD
Executing Agencies Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
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