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Refrigeration TOC Members

Refrigeration TOC Members

TOC Co-Chair

Name
Affiliation
Country
American University in Cairo
Egypt
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Omar Abdelaziz, residing in Egypt, a Technical Options Committee co-chair of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP), Co-chair of Refrigeration TOC, and Co-chair of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am an Assistant Professor at American University in Cairo. My responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in thermal and fluid sciences, performing research in energy efficiency and renewable energy, advising undergraduate and graduate students, and performing consulting for energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies in Egypt. I also work as an independent consultant for various entities including Energetics, KAUST, UNIDO, UNEP, ICA on issues related to refrigerant conversion, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and research strategy. My consulting activities are short-term assignment. Finally, I am a Vice-Chair of The ASHRAE’s Research Activity Committee.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: University activities and consultancy as described in numeral 2
    • Government advice and other policy development: None related to ODS, High GWP HFC or their alternatives
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: Yes
      Currently have a research grant from KAUST on high efficiency cooling technologies (~ 590k USD)
    • Other interests: None related to ODS, High GWP HFC or their alternatives
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. UNEP Nairobi funds travel and accommodation related to my participation.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Omar Abdelaziz

Date: 2022-01-25

Maua Institute (IMT)
Brazil
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Roberto de Aguiar Peixoto, residing in Brazil, a Technical Options Committee co-chair of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP), Co-chair of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I work as a Professor of Mechanical Engineering, teaching courses and doing research in the fields of thermal sciences and refrigeration and air conditioning, at the Instituto Maua de Tecnologia, a Technical University in Sao Caetano do Sul, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Occasionally I work as an independent consultant. I consult for various entities. These include organisations dealing with refrigeration and air conditioning issues, and organisations dealing with Montreal Protocol and UNFCCC related climate issues, including the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). All consultancies are conducted on a short-term assignment basis. Neither I, nor my wife (occupational therapist and University Professor) or my children own stock or have proprietary interest in companies producing ODS or their alternatives or substitutes.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests and those of my wife or children include the following
    • Proprietary interests: [None related to ODS or their alternatives)
    • Financial interests: [None related to ODS or their alternatives]
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: [University activities, and consultancy for Implementing Agencies as described in numeral 2 above]
    • Government advice and other policy development: [None]
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: [See above under 2]
    • Other interests: [None]
  5. I conduct all work relating to TEAP, RTOC and TSBs on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. UNEP Nairobi funds travel and accommodation related to my participation in TEAP, RTOC and TSB meetings.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Roberto de Aguiar Peixoto

Date: 2022-01-27

Universitá Politecnica delle Marche
Italy
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Fabio Polonara, residing in Italy, a Technical Options Committee co-chair of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP), and Co-chair of Refrigeration TOC, till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am Professor of Fisica tecnica industriale (Thermal Sciences) at Università Politecnica delle Marche (UNIVPM) in Ancona, Italy. My responsibilities include teaching courses and doing research in the fields of Thermal sciences, Thermal systems, Refrigeration and air conditioning, Renewable energies and Energy saving technologies. I occasionally work, within UNIVPM terms, as a consultant for Companies, Local Government Bodies and UN Implementing Agencies in fields such as Energy planning, Renewables and Refrigeration. All consultancies are conducted on a short-term assignment basis. At present I am National Delegate for Italy at the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR).
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following:
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: University activities and consultancy as described in numeral 2) above.
    • Government advice and other policy development: I occasionally do consultancy for Local Government Bodies and UN Implementing Agencies on energy planning and environmental issues.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None related to ODS or their alternatives.
    • Other interests: None related to ODS or their alternatives.
  5. I conduct the work for TEAP and RTOC and TSBs on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. Travel expenses associated with TEAP and RTOC and TSBs meetings are paid by the Ministry of Environment of Italy (MATTM) through a Small Scale Funding Agreement (SSFA) with UNEP, Nairobi and by UNIVPM through my research grants.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Fabio Polonara

Date: 2022-02-19

Member

Name
Affiliation
Country
Johnson Controls, JCI
Brazil
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Maria Celina Britto Bacellar, residing in Brazil, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I work as Product Manager for Industrial Refrigeration in Latin America, part of the Global Products Group at Johnson Controls Inc. I coordinate the team of engineers that are responsible for making drawings and bills of materials to manufacture industrial refrigeration products. I also guide technically the sales and application teams by training and coaching them in refrigeration topics. I am responsible for identifying, developing and promoting optimum product lineup and constantly update them as the state of the art. My work also includes executive engineering for standard products and special equipment as well as thermal calculation for heat exchangers and special components. I use to participate in technical and commercial events by giving courses and lectures on Industrial Refrigeration promoting the use of efficient and sustainable equipment and natural refrigerants. Neither I, nor my husband (electrical engineer, consensual marriage) own stock or have proprietary interest in companies producing ODS or their alternatives or substitutes.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: normal mechanical engineering activities and R&D in refrigeration - as described before.
    • Government advice and other policy development: No.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: No.
    • Other interests: None related to ODS or their alternatives
  5. I conduct all work relating to RTOC on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. UNEP Nairobi funds travel and accommodation related to my participation in RTOC meetings.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP and RTOC body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Maria Celina Britto Bacellar

Date: 2022-02-03

Independent Expert
India
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Jitendra Bhambure, residing in India, Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am an independent consultant in the area of Business development, R & D and Manufacturing of HVAC products
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (if answer is yes describe briefly) Working as consultant on business development with Blue Star Ltd India
    • Government advice and other policy development: (if answer is yes describe briefly) NO
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: Policy research working with CEEW ( Council on Energy, Environment and Water) India as Advisor from July 2021
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly) NIL
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is on voluntary basis. The out of pocket expenses are taken care by Ozone secretariate
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Jitendra Bhambure

Date: 2022-02-07

Calm Consultancy
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, James M. Calm, P.E., residing in United States of America, Member of Refrigeration TOC until 31st December 2022 and former lead author for the Refrigerants chapter, declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Con ict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am retired, formerly an Engineering Consultant in the rm James M. Calm, Engineering Consultant, USA. My responsibilities included provision of technical and professional services with primary focus on heating, air-conditioning, and refrigerating systems. My work included analyses, systems and/or component design, feasibility studies, assessments, research, and strategic planning for a wide range of applications. Much of my work addressed environmental protection, performance improvement, and safety matters related to refrigerants and systems use. I consulted for manufacturers producing refrigerants, equipment utilizing them, components for them, and ancillary safety devices such as leak detection devices, and other products. My clients included engineering and architectural rms, building owners, facilities development and management rms, research organizations, utilities, trade associations (including those directly involved in refrigerant and related equipment manufacture), law rms (as a consultant in arbitration and as an expert witness in litigation), and governmental agencies. I also have consulted for clients regarding alternatives for ozone-depleting substances (ODSs) for processes other than refrigeration, such as reverse-Rankine cycles, and on devices for medical and cosmetic treatments. My clients were primarily in the United States, but sometimes also in Canada, Mexico, Australia, and in both non-Article 5 and Article 5 countries in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and South America. The topics of the Montreal Protocol, Kyoto Protocol, and the RTOC assessment were germane to aspects of my work addressing refrigerant management, transition planning, performance analyses, and evaluation of environmental and safety impacts. I am a registered professional engineer and have published more than 250 papers, articles, and reports, among them many addressing refrigerants, refrigerant use, and related topics.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: None related to ODS or their alternatives
    • Financial interests: None related to ODS or their alternatives. I do not own stock or otherwise invest in companies producing refrigerants or engaged in the manufacturing of air conditioning, heat pump, or refrigeration equipment.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Consultancy as described in section 2 above
    • Government advice and other policy development: None except when requested and then on a voluntary (uncompensated) basis
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None except as identi ed in my consulting work above
    • Other interests: Lots of them, but none involving a proprietary matters pertaining to ozone- depleting substances or greenhouse gases other than minor and incidental uses of them
  5. I conduct all work relating to RTOC on an unpaid basis. I receive no compensation for my time or reimbursement of expenses for RTOC involvement including for travel.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of RTOC.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: James M. Calm, P.E.

Date: 2022-02-02

Thermo King
Czech Republic
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Radim Čermák, residing in Czech Republic, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I work full time as a product portfolio manager, global rail HVAC, at Thermo King, a unit of Trane Technologies. My responsibilities include management of project teams from a tender phase, through product design and delivery, to warranty. I am a member of the Management Committee of the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) and a chairman of the Czech National Committee for cooperation with the IIR.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Full time employment at Thermo King, as decribed above.
    • Government advice and other policy development: Assignment in the International Institute of Refrigeration, as described above.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None.
    • Other interests: None.
  5. The source of funding for travel expenses to the meetings of RTOC is the Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Radim Čermák

Date: 2022-02-04

Zhejiang University
China
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Guangming Chen, residing in China, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a full time professor of the Institute of Refrigeration and Cryogenics of Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China. The Institute is deeply involved in improvement of energy efficiency of refrigerating systems, air conditioning, and industrial processes as well as high efficiency in buildings. The Institute has interests in the topics of the Montreal Protocol because there are some professors and students who are doing the researches related to the alternatives to traditional refrigerants. I am a member of standing committee of Chinese Association of Refrigeration which is closely relatated to issues of RTOC. I work occationally as a consultant for it.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: as described in numeral 2 above.
    • Government advice and other policy development: Chinese government occationally asks for advice from Chinese Association of Refrigeration which I work as described in numeral 2 above.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None.
    • Other interests: None.
  5. UNEP Nairobi funds travel and accommodation related to my participation in RTOC meetings.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Guangming Chen

Date: 2022-02-08

Re-phridge Consultancy
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Daniel Colbourne, residing in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, a Senior Expert of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP), Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a consulting engineer.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Consulting for entities with interests in alternative refrigerants.
    • Government advice and other policy development: Technical support on various projects involving alternative refrigerants.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: Technical development related to alternative refrigerants for various entities.
    • Other interests: None.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is my company.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Daniel Colbourne

Date: 2022-03-02

GE Appliances
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Richard DeVos, residing in United States of America, a Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I, Richard DeVos, nominated by The United States of America and residing in Louisville, Kentucky, USA, co-author of the RTOC Chapter 4: Sealed Domestic and Commercial Appliances and co-author of RTOC Chapter 2 Sustainable Refrigeration, declare as follows:
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following :
    • Employment: GE Appliances has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol because it manufactures and/or markets products which contained in their manufacture ODSs at the time the Montreal Protocol was defined and ratified. These products also may contain gases with GWP greater than 100.
  5. My efforts are voluntary and I do not receive funding for the time spent on this effort. GE Appliances provides funding for travel when needed.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed:Richard DeVos

Date: 2022-02-08

Independent Expert
India
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Sukumar Devotta, residing in India, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Con ict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am an independent consultant. I do consult on matters related to Montrteal Protocol as and when opportunity arises. Currently I have none.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I do consultancy to UNDP, World Bank on matters related to Montreal Protocol as and when opportunity arises. Currently there is none.
    • Government advice and other policy development: I participate in Indian Committees related to Montreal Protocol as and when invited by the Government of India.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe brie y) I collaborate with scientists (Universities and Government Laboratories) to do R&D on Alternative refrigerants. There is not sponsorship for such activities.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP - None except by UN for my tyravel.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any ofthe above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 oftheCOI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations ofinterest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Sukumar Devotta

Date: 2022-02-02

Daikin Europe N.V
Belgium
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Martin Dieryckx, residing in Belgium, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am General Manager of the environment research center in Daikin Europe
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: We do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: We do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • I am employed by Daikin Europe NV
    • We do not have interest for the Government advice and other policy development.
    • Besides my employment in Daikin Europe I have no Paid research activities, fellowships or grants.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is Daikin Europe NV
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Martin Dieryckx

Date: 2022-02-19

Consultant
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Dennis Dorman, residing in United States of America, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am the Chapter Lead Author for Chapter 8 of the RTOC 2022 Assessment Report.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Consultant
    • Government advice and other policy development: None
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: None
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is Trane Technologies (ingersoll Rand)
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Dennis Dorman

Date: 2022-02-09

Olama Consultants
Egypt
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, M. Alaa, Dr OLAMA, residing in Egypt, Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I work as an independent consultant. I consult for various entities. These include organizations dealing with refrigeration and air conditioning issues, and organizations dealing with Montreal Protocol, including the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the United Nations Environmental Protection Programme (UNEP), the UNDP, the World Bank associated organizatios and other NGOs. All consultancies are conducted on a short-term assignment basis.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (if answer is yes describe briefly), N/A
    • Government advice and other policy development: (if answer is yes describe briefly). From time to time I advice goverments and ministries in the Region on District Cooling Codes and matters associated with Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (if answer is yes describe briefly), N/A.
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly) N/A.
  5. I conduct all work relating to RTOC on a voluntary (unpaid) basis. UNEP Nairobi funds travel and accommodation related to my participation in meetings.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: M. Alaa, Dr OLAMA

Date: 2022-02-06

Independent Expert
Lebanon
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Bassam Elassaad, residing in Canada, Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a self-employed independent consultant. My responsibilities include: a) in my capacity as RTOC and TF member, an amount of my working time is spent on RTOC and TF issues; b) I also do on voluntary basis work for industry and engineering societies like ASHRAE; c) as an independent consultant, I provide services to organizations and institutes dealing with technical, environmental, and regulatory issues related to the refrigeration and air conditioning industry; d) I do consultancy work for implementing agencies on matters related to the Montreal Protocol. All consultancies are conducted on a short-term assignment basis.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: please refer to (2) above
    • Government advice and other policy development: None
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: None related
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is is entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. UNEP Nairobi funds travel and accommodation related to my participation in committee or task force meetings
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Bassam Elassaad

Date: 2022-02-02

Gluckman Consulting Limited
United Kingdom
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Ray Gluckman, residing in United Kingdom, a Senior Expert of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel (TEAP), Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Con ict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a Director of Gluckman Consulting. My responsibilities include: I work as a consultant specialising in refrigeration, refrigerants and climate change issues. Most of my work relates to the reduction of GHG emissions from high GWP uorinated gases and through improving the ef ciency of refrigeration systems. In the last few years I have worked for various public sector clients such as the European Commission, the UK Government and Montreal Protocol Implementing Agencies (including the World Bank and UNEP). I also carry out projects for a wide range of private sector clients, including Trade Associations and individual companies, providing advice on topics such as implementation of existing Regulations on ODS and HFCs and the possible impact of future Regulations. Neither I, nor my wife or my children own stock or have proprietary interest in companies producing ODS or their alternatives or substitutes.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Consultancy activities as described in numeral 2 above
    • Government advice and other policy development: Consultancy activities as described in numeral 2 above
    • Paid research activities,fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: None
  5. I conduct all work relating to TEAP on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. The UK Government Environment Ministry (Defra) might pay for travel expenses to TEAP meetings iffunds are available.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 oftheCOI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 ofthose Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any ofthe above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 oftheCOI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations ofinterest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Ray Gluckman

Date: 2022-01-24

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, David Godwin, residing in United States of America, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. As an employee of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) of the U.S. Government, I work as an Environmental Protection Specialist in the fields of thermal sciences and refrigeration and air conditioning, including the evaluation of refrigerants, the monitoring and verification of company-supplied reports of greenhouse gas supply, the estimation of ozone-depleting substance (ODS) and ODS substitute emissions, policy and regulatory evaluation, and technical analysis. As an employee of the U.S. EPA, I participate in activities and with organizations dealing with the Montreal Protocol, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and U.S. regulatory issues. In my co-author capacity, a portion of my working time is spent on RTOC issues. Neither I nor my wife have proprietary interest in companies producing ODS or their alternatives or substitutes, or companies developing or producing equipment that would apply or use these.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Employment by USEPA as mentioned in #2 above; membership in the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air- conditioning Engineers
    • Government advice and other policy development: Yes, as part of my employment by the U.S. EPA as mentioned in #2 above.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: None
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is U.S. EPA
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: David Godwin

Date: 2022-02-04

University of Zagreb
Croatia
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Marino Grozdek, residing in Croatia, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Con ict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. Dr. Marino Grozdek, member of the Refrigeration, Air-conditioning and Heat Pumps Technical Options Committee, is an assistant professor of Mechanical Engineering (Energy technology) at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (FMENA) in Croatia where he is teaching and co-ordinating studies and research in refrigeration and air conditioning and energy and environment area. Marino Grozdek received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering - Thermal and Process Engineering from the University of Zagreb, FMENA in Croatia and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering - Energy Technology from the Royal Institute of Technology (Kungliga Tekniska högskolan - KTH), Stockholm, Sweden. Marino Grozdek is a member of the International Institute of Refrigeration.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I works occasionally as a consultant to UNEP, UNIDO and UNDP on matters related to the Montreal Protocol.
    • Government advice and other policy development: I works occasionally as a consultant to UNEP, UNIDO and UNDP on matters related to the Montreal Protocol.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: The FMENA has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol because it has undergraduate and graduate courses and research activities on refrigeration and air conditioning technologies, thermal sciences and energy and environment areas.
    • Other interests: No
  5. Pursuant to paragraph 11 oftheCOI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 ofthose Guidelines.
  6. I undertake to disclose any material change to any ofthe above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 oftheCOI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  7. I undertake to make further declarations ofinterest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  8. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Marino Grozdek

Date: 2022-02-02

Petra Industries
Jordan
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, samir hamed , residing in Jordan, a Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Con ict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am the research and development manager of PETRA engineering industries company in jordan and General Manager of PETRA engineering industries company in saudi arabia i am rtoc memeber since 12 years
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I ( do not have) proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (no)
    • Financial interests: I (do not have) ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (no)
    • Government advice and other policy development: (no)
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (no)
    • Other interests: (no)
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is myself
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations ofinterest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Samir Hamed

Date: 2022-02-02

Independent Expert
Indonesia
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Herlin Herlianika, residing in Indonesia, a Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am an independent consultant on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Energy Conservation and Renewable energy policies. I work with some international agencies/NGO, and also very active as one of Board of Governor of ASHRAE Indonesia Chapter. My responsibilities include assist stake holders on achieving a sustainable technology on cooling sector and promoting renewable energy application.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: NO
    • Government advice and other policy development: NO
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: NO
    • Other interests: NO
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is from my own budget and as I am from A-5 country, ussualy UNEP give me support for transport & accommodation.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations ofinterest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed:Herlin Herlianika
Date: 2022-03-21

Re/genT B.V
Netherlands
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Martien Janssen, residing in Netherlands, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a full-time director of Re/genT, located in Helmond, The Netherlands. Re/genT has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol as it works on R&D topics related to Refrigeration, A/C and Heat Pump systems, which may contain alternatives to substances regulated by the Montreal Protocol. Re/genT further operates a test laboratory for related products and a test rig department for building an delivering test systems related to the Refrigeration, A/C and Heat pump market. I work occasionally as a consultant to Implementing Agencies on matters related to the Montreal Protocol and occasionally consult for organisations seeking to phase out ODSs.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. (My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: As described in numeral 2
    • Government advice and other policy development: None
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: As described in numeral 2
    • Other interests: None
  5. I conduct all work relating to RTOC on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Martien Janssen

Date: 2022-02-22

Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences
Germany
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Michael Kauffeld, residing in Switzerland, a Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I work as a full time professor at the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, at the Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Environmental Engineering. The Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol because of environmental awareness. Occasionally I work as an independent consultant. I consult for various entities. These include organisations dealing with refrigeration and air conditioning issues, and organisations dealing with Montreal Protocol and UNFCCC related climate issues. All consultancies are conducted on a short- term assignment basis. Neither I, nor my wife or my children own stock or have proprietary interest in companies producing ODS or their alternatives or substitutes.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (if answer is yes describe briefly) YES
    • Government advice and other policy development: (if answer is yes describe briefly) YES
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (if answer is yes describe briefly) YES
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly) NONE
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is German Ministry of Environment
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Michael Kauffeld

Date: 2022-02-03

AHRI
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Mary Koban, residing in United States of America, a Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am an employee of The Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) working on various technical issues, including the modeling, use, safety, handling and flammability of refrigerants.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by RTOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I have shares in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Except for my employment at The Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI), I'm not employed by, do not consult for, do not serve as a director of, or hold any other position for any entity which has an interest in the subject matter of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel.
    • Government advice and other policy development: I provide technical information about alternatives and options for the transition of MP controlled substances that is u`sed by the US government and other International organizations in their implementation of the Montreal Protocol.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: No conflicts
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is my employment at AHRI.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Mary Koban

Date: 2022-02-27

University of Braunschweig
Germany
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Jürgen Köhler, residing in Germany, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I work as a Professor of Mechanical Engineering, teaching courses and doing research in the fields of thermodynamics, thermal sciences and refrigeration and air conditioning, at the Technische Universität Braunschweig, a University in Braunschweig, Germany. Occasionally I work as an independent consultant. I consult for various entities. These include industry and organizations dealing with refrigeration and air conditioning issues. All consultancies are conducted on a short- term assignment basis.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: None (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Government advice and other policy development: None (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly) None
  5. I conduct all work relating to TEAP/RTOC on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. The German Government funds (at least partly) travel and accommodation related to my participation in TEAP/RTOC meetings.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Jürgen Köhler

Date: 2022-02-02

ref-tech engineering
Germany
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Holger König, residing in Germany, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I work as an independent consultant in various refrigeration technology projects. I have founded the company ref-tech engineering in 2012, an independent consulting organization with experts as partners. Services are related to product development for equipment and systems operating in transport refrigeration, industrial refrigeration, heat exchangers and compressors. I am working on risk assessments for refrigerants, investigation of annual energy consumption and operation of transport refrigeration equipment, on development of safety concepts, on a hydrocarbon refrigerant strategy project for the German Environmental Department and on certification of products. I am member of German standardization committee for safety. At ISO TC 104 Thermal Container, I am working as project leader for the development of a safety standard for flammable refrigerants for reefer container. Currently I work for international companies on future refrigeration technologies. Since 1994 I have been involved in matters related to the Montreal Protocol.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: [None related to ODS or their alternatives)
    • Financial interests: [None related to ODS or their alternatives]
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: [None, consultancy for companies and organisations as described in numeral 2 above]
    • Government advice and other policy development: [None]
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: [None]
    • Other interests: [None]
  5. I conduct all work relating to RTOC on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. German Environmental Department (partially) funds travel and accommodation related to my participation in RTOC meetings.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the RTOC.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Holger König

Date: 2022-02-03

A/gent b.v. Env. Consultancy
Netherlands
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Lambert Kuijpers, residing in Netherlands, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a member of the RTOC and senior advisor to the RTOC co-chairs. and also a member of the Science Assessment Panel (in the capacity of Review Editor for chapter 7 on policy relevant messages and scenarios)
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I (have/ do not have) proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I (have/ do not have) ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Government advice and other policy development: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
  5. To a large degree, the source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP and its RTOC is the Ozone Secretariat
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Lambert Kuijpers

Date: 2022-02-03

Cambridge Refrigeration Technology CRT
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Richard Lawton, residing in United Kingdom, a Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am Technical Director of Cambridge Refrigeration Technology Ltd (CRT) and full time at their test and research centre in Cambridge UK. CRT has an interest in the topics of the Montreal Protocol as it provides consultancy and test services to the industrial and refrigeration market in the United Kingdom and transport refrigeration market world-wide. Richard Lawton has no proprietary interest in alternatives or substitutes to ODSs, does not own any significant stock in companies producing ODS or alternatives or substitutes to ODSs and does not do consulting for organisations seeking to phase out ODSs. My wife has no interest in matters related to the Protocol. I am a member of the UK Institute of Refrigeration, a member of the Refrigeration committee of ASHRAE, a member of the Institute of Marine Engineers, a Member of Lloyds Register’s of Shipping Technical Committee, a Convener of ISO/TC104/Sc2/Wg1 'Thermal Containers', a Certifying Officer for the UK ATP road transport scheme and UN refrigerated transport group WP.11 and also a member of CEN/TC 113/WG 13 refrigerated vehicles. I am also a Commission member of the Scientific Council of the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) and president of IIR’s commission D
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly).
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Described in section 2
    • Government advice and other policy development: As described in section 2
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly) CRT Ltd as described in section 2
  5. I conduct all work relating to RTOC on an entirely voluntary (unpaid) basis. CRT Ltd funds travel and accommodation related to my participation in RTOC meetings
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Richard Lawton

Date: 2022-02-03

Guangzhou Sun Yat Sen University
China
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Li Tingxun, residing in China, Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I, TINGXUN LI nominated by China, residing in GUANGZHOU, China, member of the RTOC; a Member of the TEAP Decision Decision XXXIII/5 Task Force on Energy Efficiency (herein after referred to as the Energy Efficiency Task Force or EETF). TINGXUN LI is a full time associate professor at San Yat-sen University, Guangzhou,China, has been involved in phase out of CFCs since 1993, and provides consultation on alternatives to HCFCs to air-conditioner industries as an expert of China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: : I provide consultation to Midea Group on alternatives to HCFCs.
    • Government advice and other policy development: I provide consultation on alternatives to HCFCs to air-conditioner industries as an expert of China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants:: I have project on safety assessment of R290 funded by China government.
    • Other interests: none
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is UNEP.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Li Tingxun

Date: 2022-02-10

FCA (Fiat)
Italy
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Carloandrea Malvicino, residing in Italy, a Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am Head of CO2 Emission Reduction Strategies Department within the Vehicle Safety and Regulatory Compliance organization at Stellantis. My responsibilities include the development of strategic vehicle targets ensuring that all actions are taken to support fuel economy and CO2 reduction at a cross functional level acting as catalyst responsible for focusing the Technical Functions along with the Vehicle Lines on agreeing futured Vehicle, System and Sub-system targets to ensure the compliance with fleet CO2 regulation. I do not own stock or have proprietary interest in companies producing ODS (Ozone Depleting Substances) or their alternatives or substitutes, or companies developing or producing equipment that would apply (use) these.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: none
    • Government advice and other policy development: none
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: none
    • Other interests: none
  5. The work is done on a voluntary basis. Travel and subsistence related to meetings of the RTOC is funded by Stellantis.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Carloandrea Malvicino

Date: 2022-02-08

Anna University
India
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, D.MOHAN LAL, residing in India, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a Professor in Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning. I have guided nearly 15 Ph.D theses in the areas of Refrigerants and their mixtures , Cryogenic treatment of materials, Heat transfer of Nano fluids etc. Presently Iam sharing the additional administrative responsibility of Director -Planning &Development in Anna University, Chennai.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: No interests other than serving as a Professor in the University and the administrative responsibility mentioned.
    • Government advice and other policy development: Nil
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: Nil
    • Other interests: -
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of RTOC is the support from Ozone secretariat UNEP.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: D.MOHAN LAL

Date: 2022-02-03

Al Salem Johnson Controls
Saudi Arabia
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Maher Mousa, residing in Saudi Arabia, a Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am the director of applied products and compliance at Al Salem Johnson Controls Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Lebanon and Yemen.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I (do not have) proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I (do not have) ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (if answer is yes describe briefly) No.
    • Government advice and other policy development: (if answer is yes describe briefly), yes, I do offer consultancy and advisory services on project to project bases.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (if answer is yes describe briefly), yes, I am engaged in paid research activities on project to project bases.
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly)Non.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is UNEP.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: : Maher Mousa

Date: 2022-03-01

SINTEF Energy Research
Norway
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Petter Nekså, residing in Norway, Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Con ict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. My main position is as Chief Scientist at SINTEF Energy Research (SINTEF Energi AS) in the department of Gas Technology. SINTEF is a non-pro t contract research company. My work is in general within Process Engineering, with Refrigeration technology as the main eld of competence. My main task is to work as a scienti c coordinator and to do quality assurance. I have further an Adjunct Professorship at NTNU, department of Energy and process engineering in Trondheim, Norway, where I do supervision of Master and PhD candidates. Further I am holding a Visiting Professorship at Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan In my work at SINTEF I may participate in contract research within the eld of refrigeration, partly with special emphasis to alternatives to uorocarbon refrigerants. This may include consultancy to companies, etc. on matters related to the Montreal Protocol. I am a co-inventor to some patents, thus has proprietary interest in alternatives or substitutes to ODSs, does not own stock in companies producing ODS or alternatives or substitutes to ODSs, does consulting for organisations seeking to phase out ODSs. My spouse has no interest in matters related to the Protocol.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: [Co-inventor to some patents related to ODS alternatives]
    • Financial interests: [Co-inventor to some patents related to ODS alternatives, but have not had any personal income related to these]
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: [See paragraph 2 above]
    • Government advice and other policy development: [None]
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: [See paragraph 2 above]
    • Other interests: [None]
  5. The work performed in RTOC is partly paid by the Norwegian Environment Agency, covering travel costs as well as some manhours. The rest is unpaid work.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 oftheCOI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 ofthose Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any ofthe above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 oftheCOI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations ofinterest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Petter Nekså

Date: 2022-02-02

Consultant
Jamaica
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, HORACE NELSON, residing in Jamaica, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am (describe your activity)
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I (have/ do not have) proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I (have/ do not have) ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Government advice and other policy development: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: HORACE NELSON

Date: 2022-02-02

JRAIA
Japan
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Tetsuji Okada, residing in Japan, Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I have engaged in the research and development of the air conditioners and the hot water systems by CO2 (Eco cute). I am also familiar with the heat exchangers used in the air conditioners and the refrigerant circuits of the heat pump systems.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (if answer is yes describe briefly)None.
    • Government advice and other policy development: (if answer is yes describe briefly)None.
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (if answer is yes describe briefly) None.
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly)None.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is funded from JRAIA.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Tetsuji Okada

Date: 2022-02-07

Johnson Controls, JCI
Denmark
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Alexander Cohr Pachai, residing in Denmark, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Con ict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a senior product specialist in Johnson Controls Denmark where I'm involved in training, trouble shooting, sales promotion and client visits.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Eployed in Johnson Controls Denmark, Member of IIR, Eurammon, ASHRAE, AIRAH, IoR, IIAR
    • Government advice and other policy development: No
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: No other than in the company
    • Other interests: No
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is payed by Johnson Controls Denmark
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations ofinterest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Alexander Cohr Pachai

Date: 2022-02-02

Senior Consultant, Danish Technological Institute
Denmark
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Per Henrik Pedersen, residing in Denmark, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am a senior consultant at the Danish Technological Institute (DTI). I participate in writing the RTOC 2022 Report, especially the chapter on Heat Pumps (Chapter 11). At DTI, I am conducting R&D work on heat pumps and commercial refrigeration. I am doing consultation work for the Nordic Council of Ministers (a cooperation between the governments of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden) and for the Danish government in relation to phase out of ODS and regulation of F-gases. About 50% of the time spent in undertaking the work for RTOC is paid for by the Danish government (Danish Environmental Protection Agency); the remainder of the work is paid for by the DTI. Travel and subsistence related to meetings of the RTOC is funded from the Danish EPA and the DTI (50/50%).
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I (have/ do not have) proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Financial interests: I (have/ do not have) ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Government advice and other policy development: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
    • Other interests: (if answer is yes describe briefly)
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Per Henrik Pedersen

Date: 2022-02-03

Emerson
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Natarajan (Rajan) Rajendran, nominated by the United States of America, and residing in Dayton, Ohio, U.S.A., member of RTOC, declare as follows:

1) I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.

2) My responsibilities include

In my capacity as member of RTOC, I serve on two chapter committees, one for Air Conditioning and a second for Refrigeration as Lead Author and provide technical guidance and input to the content as relevant.  I also serve as a voluntary member of AHRI’s Low GWP AREP Technical Committee as a technical consultant.
I do not own stock or have proprietary interest in companies producing ODS or their alternatives or substitutes, or companies developing or producing equipment that would apply (use) these.

3) This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines.  I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.

4) My interests include the following

  • Proprietary interests:  None related to ODS or their alternatives
  • Financial interests:  None related to ODS or their alternatives
  • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Work assignments for Emerson, AHRI, RTOC as described in numeral 2 above.
  • Government advice and other policy development:  None
  • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants:  None
  • Other interests:  None

5) All of my time spent in undertaking the work for RTOC is paid for by my employer Emerson Climate Technologies. 

6) Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines. 

7) I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.

8) I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of RTOC.

9) I understand that this DOI will expire no later than one year after I have signed it.

Natarajan Rajendran
Date: January 11, 2021

TopTen
Switzerland
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Hélène Rochat, residing in Switzerland, Member of Refrigeration TOC, and Member of TEAP task force on decision XXXIII/5 till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am an energy efficiency project manager at Topten Gmbh. My responsibilities include providing technical knowledge to government and other organisations on energy efficiency policy for energy- related products and the promotion of these programmes through rebate programmes. The overall aim of Topten being the market transformation towards energy efficiency appliances and other products.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: I provide science-based policy advice on energy efficiency minimum requirements and subsidy programmes.
    • Government advice and other policy development: None related to ODS, High GWP HFC or their alternatives
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None related to ODS, High GWP HFC or their alternatives
    • Other interests: None related to ODS, High GWP HFC or their alternatives
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the TEAP EETF is through Topten and the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Hélène Rochat

Date: 2022-02-03

UTC Carrier
United States of America
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, GIORGIO RUSIGNUOLO, residing in United States of America, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am Vice President of Engineering, HVAC Commercial, Carrier Corporation. My responsibilities at Carrier include leading product development and product support activities in the area of Commercial HVAC.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following:
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work, other than my stock ownership described in "Other interests"
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Yes: Vice President of Engineering at Carrier. Carrier has an interest in the topic of ODS or their alternatives as well as of the Montreal Protocol because Carrier manufactures HVACR equipment using ODS and non-ODS substances, including products aimed at meeting the environmental goals of the Montreal protocol, that are sold worldwide
    • Government advice and other policy development: No
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: No
    • Other interests: I own stocks of Carrier (NYSE:CARR). Carrier has an interest in the topic of ODS or their alternatives as well as of the Montreal Protocol because Carrier manufactures HVACR equipment using ODS and non-ODS substances, including products aimed at meeting the environmental goals of the Montreal protocol, that are sold worldwide. My spouse and children have no interes in matters related to the protocol
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is Carrier Corporation, which funds travel and accomodation expenses related to my participation at TEAP-RTOC meetings. I conduct all work related to TEAP-RTOC as part of my role of Vice President of Engineering described above
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it

Signed: GIORGIO RUSIGNUOLO

Date: 2022-02-08

Vonsild Consulting
Denmark
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Asbjørn Leth Vonsild, residing in Denmark, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I’m an independent consultant with focus on refrigerants and standard relating to refrigeration, air-conditioning and heatpumps.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body. A part in a patent pending on a hydrocarbon blend used in certain cryogenic freezers.
    • Financial interests: I do have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work. This is a minority share position in Danfoss.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Customers include manufactures of refrigerant and refrigerating equipment, covering all levels of GWP and both flourinated and non- flourinated fluids.
    • Government advice and other policy development: On a case by case basis government bodies can be customers (none at the time of writing).
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: None
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is self-funding.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Asbjørn Leth Vonsild

Date: 2022-02-04

Toshiba Carrier Co.
Japan
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Hiroichi Yamaguchi , residing in Japan, Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am Chief Specialist of Core Technology Center at Toshiba Carrier. My responsibilities include research and development of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Systems using low GWP refirgerants and new technologies. I serve as member of JRAIA’s Risk Assessment Working Groups, Guidelines Working Groups and Standards Working Groups. I also serve as member of JEMA./li>
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
    • Employment, consultancy, directorship or other positions: Work assignments for Toshiba Carrier , JRAIA, JEMA as described in the numeral 2 above
    • Government advice and other policy development:None
    • Paid research activities, fellowships or grants: None
    • Other interests: I own stocks in my parent company Toshiba.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of TEAP is Toshiba Carrier Corporation.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Hiroichi Yamaguchi

Date: 2022-02-07

Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Peru
Disclosure of Interest Declaration

I, Samuel F. Yana Motta, residing in United States of America, a Member of Refrigeration TOC till 31st December 2022 declare as follows:

  1. I have read the Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Guidelines for the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel, Its Technical Options Committees and Temporary Subsidiary Bodies (“the COI Guidelines”) as adopted by the Meeting of the Parties in Decision XXIV/8.
  2. I am an expert in thermal systems, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning with more than 25 year of experience in the development of heat transfer fluids and equipment. A Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering graduated from the Catholic university of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) with a mechanical engineering degree obtained from the National Engineering University of Peru. Worked for Honeywell as Director of Technology and Research Fellow with a demonstrated history of innovation (author of more than 28 patents), and successful development of commercial products. Currently working for the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Skilled in thermal sciences with numerous publications in scientific journals . Highly fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English.
  3. This declaration constitutes my written agreement, pursuant to paragraph 8 of the COI Guidelines, to comply with the Guidelines. I understand that this written agreement is a condition of my service.
  4. My interests, and those of my personal partner and dependents include the following
    • Proprietary interests: I do not have proprietary interest in substance, technology or process to be considered by TEAP or any TOC or any temporary subsidiary body.
    • Financial interests: I do not have ownership, shares or bonds in an entity with an interest in the subject matter of the meeting or work.
  5. The source of funding for my participation in the work of the RTOC is from UNEP and personal.
  6. Pursuant to paragraph 11 of the COI Guidelines, I declare that I have not declined to disclose information falling within paragraph 10 of those Guidelines.
  7. I undertake to disclose any material change to any of the above information, pursuant to paragraph 9 of the COI Guidelines, within 30 days of any such change.
  8. I undertake to make further declarations of interest annually for so long as I remain a member of the TEAP body.
  9. I understand that this DOI will expire on 31 December 2022 after I have signed it.

Signed: Samuel F. Yana Motta

Date: 2022-03-03