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Title: What are Hydrofluorocarbons?

Hydrofluorocarbons are the most common refrigerants found in vapor compression systems that heat and cool our homes. They are also thousands of times more potent than carbon dioxide. Learn about the Energy Department's efforts to help phase down these fluorinated gases.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1333557
Resource Type:
Other
Research Org:
OSTI (Office of Scientific and Technical Information, Oak Ridge, TN)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION HYDROFLUOROCARBONS; HFC; ENERGY; REFRIGERANTS