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Approval for the use of R513A & R450A in Valeo air conditioning systems

The introduction of a phase-down in the F Gases Regulation (EU) 517/2014, i.e. reduction in the so-called CO2 equivalent of all manufactured refrigerants, has strongly affected the availability of refrigerants. The scarcity of the refrigerant involved has been accompanied by … Continue reading

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9th VDV Academy Conference for Electric Buses and ElekBu 2018 Trade Fair

On 6–7 March 2018 the VDV Academy conference “Electric Buses – Market of the Future!” took place for the ninth time at the Hotel ESTREL in Berlin. The ElekBu Trade Fair was also held parallel to the conference. For Valeo this … Continue reading

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SC preheater control element: explanation of the duty cycle

The SC preheater controls the engine-independent vehicle heating, and the starting time can be pre-programmed or the speed heating function selected. The increased memory capacity for pre-selected times represents a significant product optimization compared to previous models: up to seven … Continue reading

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Carsten Schmidt takes over as Director of TBS Germany

With effect from 01.11.2017 Valeo Thermal Commercial Vehicles Germany GmbH has appointed Carsten Schmidt to the position of Director of TBS Germany. As such he takes responsibility for all business activities in Germany, and additionally for the Neubrandenburg production facility. … Continue reading

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