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French McDonald’s invests in CO<sub>2</sub> heat pump

French McDonald’s invests in CO2 heat pump

4 November 2011
McDonald\'s has long suffered criticism for its environmental practices and food. Recently however, the company has undergone an image change, proving itself as a company that values sustainability. A recently opened ...
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Next Generation Supermarket Refrigeration: CO<sub>2</sub>

Next Generation Supermarket Refrigeration: CO2

2 November 2011
In the latest webinar organised by archnews.com on 20 October Clay Rohrer, Sporlan Division Parker Hannifin Corporation, presented an overview of CO2 supermarket applications, which are rapidly gaining ground in the c...
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Call open for the German Refrigeration Award 2012

Call open for the German Refrigeration Award 2012

2 November 2011
The German Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety has initiated a fourth competition for innovative and climate friendly solutions in the refrigeration sector. This time, a selection of s...
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Eco Cute Update: new line-up with 5.1 COP by Panasonic, u...

Eco Cute Update: new line-up with 5.1 COP by Panasonic, u...

31 October 2011
Panasonic claims to have achieved the highest COP for Eco Cute so far. Hitachi is starting sales for their upgraded Niagara Hot Springs series that use a direct pressure system. And the domestic shipment data of Eco C...
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Danish retailer saves 10% energy with 2nd generation TC C...

Danish retailer saves 10% energy with 2nd generation TC C...

28 October 2011
Energy measurement data collected between May 2010 and April 2011 by Danish supermarket chain Fakta with 61 transcritical CO2 stores in operation to date, has shown that the retailer has experienced 10% energy savings...
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New CO<sub>2</sub> stores in US and Canada

New CO2 stores in US and Canada

28 October 2011
CO2 refrigerant in supermarket refrigeration is making inroads in North America, with several new stores opening on a regular basis. In this article, we take a look at two latest supermarkets that incorporate CO2 refr...
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REHVA Technical Seminar

Seminar | 27 Oct. 2011 | Brussels, Belgium
REHVA’s next Seminar will be held at the Hotel in Brussels, Belgium on the 27th October 2011. The Conference will be covering topics as Recent actions for improved energy efficacy at the EC, Definition of c...
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Increased efficiency with parallel compression in MIGROS ...

Increased efficiency with parallel compression in MIGROS ...

26 October 2011
Having installed the first transcritical CO2 refrigeration system with integrated parallel compression three years ago, Swiss-based Frigo-Consulting Ltd. can now prove that using parallel compression increases the sys...
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First transcritical CO<sub>2</sub> installation using French technology

First transcritical CO2 installation using French technology

26 October 2011
Transcritical CO2 installations, already popular in Germany, Switzerland and the UK, are still a rarity in France. However, with growing interest in the environmental protection and the greening of industrial faciliti...
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Opening of Green & Cool Academy for CO<sub>2</sub> technology tr...

Opening of Green & Cool Academy for CO2 technology tr...

25 October 2011
In November 2011 the Green & Cool Academy will launch its high-quality training courses in transcritical CO2 technology for refrigeration technicians. The courses are offered in a choice of languages and will take...
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A look at Coke's green streak with Jeffrey Foote

25 October 2011 | sustainable business oregon
Coca-Cola doesn't spring to mind when compiling a list of green businesses, but like all big brands these days, the beverage behemoth is dedicating resources to reducing its environmental impact.
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Carrier: Natural refrigerants viable for all transport re...

Carrier: Natural refrigerants viable for all transport re...

24 October 2011
On the first day of ATMOsphere Europe 2011, Michael Griffin presented the development of the NaturaLINE™ CO2 refrigerated container unit by Carrier Transicold, together with field trial results. He also revealed...
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HARDI Annual Conference

Conference | 23 Oct. 2011 - 26 Oct. 2011 | Maui, United States of America
HARDI was formulated by the consolidation of two long time wholesale trade organizations – Northamerican Heating, Refrigeration & Airconditioning Wholesalers (NHRAW) and Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Whol...
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HOST 2011

Trade Fair | 21 Oct. 2011 - 25 Oct. 2011 | Milan, Italy
 
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Eco Cute: an emerging technology in the US water heating ...

Eco Cute: an emerging technology in the US water heating ...

20 October 2011
A study recently released by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) examines emerging energy-efficient water heating technologies and practices as of 2011 that can save around $ 18 billion in ene...
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UPDATED: ATMOsphere Europe 2011 – a golden opp...

UPDATED: ATMOsphere Europe 2011 – a golden opp...

20 October 2011
ATMOsphere Europe 2011, the international workshop for natural refrigerants that gathers leading policy and industry experts will open on Tuesday 11 October in Brussels, Belgium. Taking place over two days, the final ...
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Experiences and challenges in implementing Natural R...

20 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
As part of their commitment to reducing environmental impact Northern Foods works closely with indices such as Business in the Community, which ranks CSR performance and helps drive good behaviour. The company has a m...
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HFC-free refrigeration technologies in the commercia...

20 October 2011 | Presentation | Published: 2011
Coca-Cola has over 12 million vending machines, coolers and drinks dispensers around the world. With cooling equipment the greatest contributor to the Company’s carbon footprint, to reduce environmental impact t...
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thermeco2 high-temperature heat pump enables university c...

thermeco2 high-temperature heat pump enables university c...

19 October 2011
In June 2011, thermea.Energiesysteme installed one of their first high-temperature heat pumps thermeco2 at the campus of the University of Applied Sciences South Westphalia in Soest. The technology facilitates signifi...