11 /2021

Event recording

Environmentally friendly and energy-efficient cooling technologies with natural refrigerants are gaining ground: but as we move into the future, we must not forget the huge emissions stocks in our old cooling appliances. This virtual side event provided an overview on global F-Gas banks, potentials of banks management and options for market-based approaches.

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COP26 Event: Mitigation Potential of F-Gas Banks Management and Options for Market-based Approaches - YouTube



Time (UK time)



09:00 – 09:05

Introduction to the Event

Julia Schabel

(GIZ Proklima/Facilitator)

09:05 – 09:15

Official Welcome

Rachel Pekker
(German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety)

09:15 – 09:30

Global F-Gas Banks – Emission, forecasts and

challenges in taking mitigation action

Irene Papst (HEAT GmbH)

09:30 – 09:45

Options for market-based approaches

Daniela Lassmann
(Perspectives Climate Group)

09:45 – 09:55


Synthesis of the inputs

Philipp Munzinger
(GIZ Proklima)

09:55 – 10:30







COP26_Side_Event_F-Gas_Banks_Management.pdf (green-cooling-initiative.org)