Its high efficiency and low environmental impact have triggered a widespread resurgence for R290.
Dürr thermea is seeing increasing demand for its industrial CO2 heat pumps in the Asian region.
Lucas Refrigeration will install an Advansor CO2 transcritical refrigeration system in a United Foods Express warehouse.
Chinese manufacturer is bringing its natural refrigerant compressors as a first step toward a larger presence.
Ingersoll Rand has added a further Trane water-cooled chiller using the low GWP HFO refrigerant R1234ze.
Solar PV and ice battery storage have been combined to offset peak electricity cooling demand at a cultural centre in California.
DeCicco & Sons compared its first transcritical store to an equivalent store using R404A.
Myriad manufacturers of commercial refrigeration have made the move to propane and isobutane inorder to meet the DOE’s new efficiency standards– and prepare for the EPA’s refrigerant changes.
Eric Smith and Dave Sainato from the International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR) will discuss the IIAR’s scope and mission. This will include the development of guidelines and standards, research projects, and other efforts that should benefit the application of small charge ammonia systems and CO2 systems. They will discuss the perceived benefits and detractions of using ammonia as a primary refrigerant as well as IIAR’s efforts in code development, education and international outreach.
Sustainable Management of Refrigeration Technologies in Marine and Off-Shore Fisheries Sectors, 6-8 April 2017, Bangkok, Thailand
Organized by the UN Environment (UNEP), ASHRAE, the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR), and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), with the kind support of the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Department of Industrial Works, the Sustainable Management of Refrigeration Technologies in Marine and Off-Shore Fisheries Sectors Conference takes place April 6-8, 2017, in Bangkok, Thailand.
The coalition wrote to the government early this week in advance of a UK climate plan.
Super X24, a Mexican retailer with more than 100 convenience stores across Veracruz, plans to convert all of them to lower GWP refrigerant R449A.
The ammonia training facility is hosting a year-around trade show for vendors and contractors for marketing and training purposes.
R290 kills two birds with one stone for the OEM – DOE efficiency requirements and EPA delisting of HFCs.
The company is seeking to provide sustainable cold chain solutions across the food production cycle, from harvest to distribution.
Supermarket owners and operators across Europe are getting to grips with the implications of new EU Regulations on so-called F-Gases (No. 517/2014), which include common refrigerants used in store refrigeration and air conditioning systems. We offer an overview of the regulations and what supermarkets should be doing to safeguard their businesses, provided by leading compressor manufacturer Bitzer.
Climaveneta heat pump chillers using low GWP, HFO refrigerant R1234ze are to reclaim waste heat from a data centre for one of Finland’s largest district heating networks.
Retailers are beginning to offer hydrocarbon-cooled pick-up stations for food purchased online.
Several manufacturers at German trade show ISH displayed efficient systems using the natural refrigerant propane (R290).
Kaplanlar Cooling is entering the natural-refrigerant market with its ‘CORE’ transcritical CO2 solution.