Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development

HFC Primer

HFCs: Summary and Fact Sheet

November 28, 2015

Fast action under the Montreal Protocol can limit growth of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), prevent up to 200 billion tonnes of CO2-eq by 2050, and avoid up to 0.5°C of warming by 2100, with additional climate benefits from improvements in energy efficiency of air conditioners and other appliances. read more