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Supermarkets showcase natural refrigerant solutions at AT...

Supermarkets showcase natural refrigerant solutions at AT...

3 May 2016
Supermarket giants Carrefour, METRO AG and Delhaize are demonstrating that CO2 transcritical refrigeration technology can help retailers to save energy costs and meet their corporate sustainability goals, heard partic...
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CO<sub>2</sub> case studies revealed ahead of ATMOsphere Australia's...

CO2 case studies revealed ahead of ATMOsphere Australia's...

3 May 2016
HVAC&R industry experts from Australia and around the world will descend upon Melbourne this month to discuss the business case for natural refrigerants in Australia & New Zealand at the first ever ATMOsphere ...
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Emerson holds grand opening for Helix Innovation Center

Emerson holds grand opening for Helix Innovation Center

28 April 2016
In the Ohio city where the Wright Brothers invented the airplane, Emerson Climate Technologies yesterday officially opened its HVAC&R Innovation Center, the Helix.
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CO<sub>2</sub> systems for warmer climates take centre stage at ATMO...

CO2 systems for warmer climates take centre stage at ATMO...

26 April 2016
CO2 refrigeration systems for warmer southern European climates were on the radar at the ATMOsphere Europe conference in Barcelona last week, with manufacturers showcasing high-efficiency solutions capable of transcen...
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Sainsbury’s debuts truck-trailer CO<sub>2</sub> prototype

Sainsbury’s debuts truck-trailer CO2 prototype

26 April 2016
UK-based supermarket operator Sainsbury’s is preparing to deploy its third refrigerated trailer cooled by a CO2-based system from Carrier Transicold.
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Read our coverage of ATMO Europe

Read our coverage of ATMO Europe

25 April 2016
Our team was in Barcelona last week for ATMOsphere Europe 2016, bringing you the latest news on natural refrigerants. Read on to hear about market trends, policy developments and exciting new technology applications i...
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Green & Cool launch new CO<sub>2</sub> condensing unit at ATMOsp...

Green & Cool launch new CO2 condensing unit at ATMOsp...

24 April 2016
Swedish manufacturer Green & Cool launched its new condensing unit for CO2 systems at the ATMOsphere Europe conference in Barcelona, targeting small-scale applications like convenience stores and petrol stations.
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Towards new alternative to vapour-compression cooling

Towards new alternative to vapour-compression cooling

24 April 2016
The Ames Laboratory at Iowa State will be leading a major effort to develop a commercial application for caloric cooling, said to be more efficient and quieter than conventional cooling.
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Panasonic’s Hussmann acquisition signals confidence...

Panasonic’s Hussmann acquisition signals confidence...

21 April 2016
Japanese conglomerate Panasonic Corp. is eyeing a rollout of natural refrigerant technology in the United States and beyond, the company’s president, Tetsuro Homma, told Accelerate America magazine.
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Leading expert sees bright future for ammonia refrigeration

Leading expert sees bright future for ammonia refrigeration

20 April 2016
Professor Pega Hrnjak sees a robust future for low-charge packaged ammonia systems in industrial refrigeration – and potential for ammonia secondary chillers in a range of applications.
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ExxonMobil launches new lubricant for refrigeration compr...

ExxonMobil launches new lubricant for refrigeration compr...

19 April 2016
ExxonMobil, a global producer of finished lubricants launched its new synthetic oil for CO2-cooled industrial refrigeration applications at today’s (19 April) ATMOsphere Europe conference on natural refrigerants...
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CAREL, Carrier join forces to tackle 'CO<sub>2</sub> equator'

CAREL, Carrier join forces to tackle 'CO2 equator'

18 April 2016
HVAC&R firms CAREL and Carrier Commercial Refrigeration Europe have joined forces to develop and industrialise a range of modulating ejectors in a bid to put an end to the so-called ‘CO2 equator’: the ...
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Putting together an industrial refrigeration system

Putting together an industrial refrigeration system

18 April 2016
At the IIAR Conference and Exhibition, the manifold industrial refrigeration components on display addressed low-charge, safety, efficiency, space saving and more.
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California mulls HFC bans in refrigeration, air condition...

California mulls HFC bans in refrigeration, air condition...

14 April 2016
The California Air Resources Board has taken another step towards curbing emissions of high-GWP HFCs with the publication of a Proposed Strategy to reduce short-lived climate pollutants this week. The strategy foresee...
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Manufacturers see openings for natural refrigerants in China

Manufacturers see openings for natural refrigerants in China

14 April 2016
Food processing, cold storage and residential air conditioning are among the applications with the greatest potential to grow the market for natural refrigerants in China, according to manufacturers exhibiting their t...
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Alfa Laval promotes natural refrigerants in Japan

Alfa Laval promotes natural refrigerants in Japan

14 April 2016
Japanese government subsidies have been helping innovative businesses to grow and to promote natural refrigerants in recent years. Swedish system manufacturer Alfa Laval – which has been active in Japan since 19...
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Energi & Kylanalys

Energi & Kylanalys

EKA, Energi & Kylanalys, is specialized in refrigeration engineering with focus on CO2 technology. The customers are within the private as well as the public sector with projects covering research and d...
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HCFC phase-out creating opportunities for natural refrige...

HCFC phase-out creating opportunities for natural refrige...

12 April 2016
The phase-out of HCFCs and a 2015 revision the Environmental Protection Law are creating new opportunities for natural refrigerants in room air-conditioning, heat pump, commercial and industrial refrigeration applicat...
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Progress slow as countries negotiate global HFC phase-down

Progress slow as countries negotiate global HFC phase-down

12 April 2016
Last week saw the first of a series of meetings in 2016 that seek to negotiate the way forward in curbing the production and consumption of climate-damaging HFCs on a global scale. While some progress was made –...