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2009 Sustainability Summit

Conference | 17 Aug. 2009 - 19 Aug. 2009 | San Francisco, United States of America
FMI will hold its second Food Industry Sustainability Summit in San Francisco, CA. This will be a 2 l/2 day summit which will bring together key stakeholders in the industry – including retailers, wholesaler...
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IRD Iniziative - Refrigera: 3 way electrically actuated R...

IRD Iniziative - Refrigera: 3 way electrically actuated R...

12 August 2009
The Italian-based specialist for ball valves and refrigeration components is showcasing its DN32mm 3-way electrically actuated ball valve designed particularly for R744 applications up to 120 bar. It features extreme ...
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GreenChill Partnership includes 6,500 stores in 47 states

GreenChill Partnership includes 6,500 stores in 47 states

11 August 2009
The GreenChill Partnership now includes more than 6,500 stores in 47 states, according to an EPA press release. If implemented to all U.S. supermarkets, 22 million metric tons of CO2 and 240 ozone-depleting potential ...
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ATW heat pumps to qualify for UK business tax incentive s...

ATW heat pumps to qualify for UK business tax incentive s...

10 August 2009
The 2009 draft of a list that details the criteria for each type of technology that qualifies for the Enhanced Capital Allowance scheme, the main UK scheme encouraging businesses to invest in energy-saving equipment, ...
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Danfoss Food Retail CO2 application handbook

10 August 2009 | Report / Study | Published: 2009
This handbook gives an overview over different CO2 systems with the main focus on CO2 controls. The target group of this handbook is engineers that are new to CO2 systems. But that might also be of interest to th...
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itomic launches Eco-cute for all water types

itomic launches Eco-cute for all water types

6 August 2009
The leading Japanese supplier of commercial hot water heaters has launched a new CO2 unit for use with all types of water, including hot spring and sea water. The new R744.com Gold Partner Nihon Itomic presented the m...
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Groundbreaking large scale CO<sub>2</sub> heat pumps by Advansor

Groundbreaking large scale CO2 heat pumps by Advansor

5 August 2009
Advansor’s new series of large scale CO2 heat pumps represent the best practice in the field of single stage high temperature heat pumps. Suitable applications range from industrial operations through to hot wat...
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TEPCO ’09: CO<sub>2</sub> heat pumps for residential applications

TEPCO ’09: CO2 heat pumps for residential applications

4 August 2009
This final article provides an overview as well as an image gallery of the residential CO2 heat pumps showcased last week at the Energy Solution & Thermal Storage Fair 2009 in Tokyo, Japan.
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TEPCO ’09: CO<sub>2</sub> heat pumps for commercial applications

TEPCO ’09: CO2 heat pumps for commercial applications

3 August 2009
R744.com last week attended the Energy Solution & Thermal Storage Fair 2009 in Tokyo, Japan. Among the products exhibited were a wide range of CO2 products, including for commercial applications. An overview as we...
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Energy Solution Fair 2009 showcases CO<sub>2</sub> solutions

Energy Solution Fair 2009 showcases CO2 solutions

30 July 2009
For the third consecutive year, R744.com will be reporting from the Energy Solution & Thermal Storage Fair 2009 in Japan, where the latest CO2 solutions for thermal storage will be showcased. Mayekawa will present...
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Coke vs Pepsi - Sustainable Cola War continues

Coke vs Pepsi - Sustainable Cola War continues

30 July 2009
After both beverage giants announced to remove HFCs from their vending machines and launched pilot projects testing R744 this spring, Coca-Cola now attempts to best Pepsi in overall sustainability with its “Comm...
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Interview with Dr. Velders on the impact of projected HFC...

Interview with Dr. Velders on the impact of projected HFC...

29 July 2009
Following the publication of “The Large Contribution of Projected HFC Emissions to Future Climate Forcing” study in June 2009, lead author Guus Velders from the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency ...
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Swiss supermarket chain chooses CO<sub>2</sub>

Swiss supermarket chain chooses CO2

28 July 2009
Together with Swiss R744 expert Frigo-Consulting AG, retailer COOP has defined a new sustainable standard concept for its refrigeration systems where CO2 will be the refrigerant of choice for low and medium temperatur...
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New Danish project provides heat pump subsidies

New Danish project provides heat pump subsidies

27 July 2009
The Danish Energy Agency has announced a research project aiming to measure the effectiveness of energy-labeled heat pumps. The project will award grants of up to 15,000 DKK (about €2,000) to 300 households for t...
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UK heat pump potential greater than previously thought

UK heat pump potential greater than previously thought

23 July 2009
As the UK Government is heading towards setting up a Renewable Heat Incentive, a Government commissioned study has significantly revised upwards the renewable heat potential offered by heat pumps. The document maintai...
Gold partner
Parker Hannifin / Sporlan GmbH & Co. KG

Parker Hannifin / Sporlan GmbH & Co. KG

From the 1947 launch of the Catch-All, the world’s first molded core filter-drier, to today’s intricate electronic valve and controller packages, for over 70 years Sporlan has set the industry standard for...
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PARKER HANNIFIN GmbH & Co. KG

PARKER HANNIFIN GmbH & Co. KG

Parker Refrigerating Specialties has been manufacturing and distributing industrial refrigeration control valves for 92 years. The company continuously enhance its offerings to support customer requirements, newer ref...
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After Verheugen’s confirmation of 2011 deadline - W...

After Verheugen’s confirmation of 2011 deadline - W...

22 July 2009
After EU Industry Commissioner Verheugen put a final end to the debate about a potential delay of the 2011 MAC Directive deadline, automakers are left with either collective non-compliance, or a choice between CO2 and...
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New R744 coolers launched

New R744 coolers launched

21 July 2009
Greek manufacturer of ice-cold merchandisers Frigoglass has launched a new range of R744 beverage coolers. According to the company, the Ecocool coolers consume up to 50% less energy than equivalent units produced 10 ...