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ATMOsphere Asia: 2016 programme more exciting than ever!

ATMOsphere Asia: 2016 programme more exciting than ever!

13 January 2016
With our annual ATMOsphere event series kicking off less than a month from now, we’re putting the final touches to the programme of ATMOsphere Asia 2016. This year, participants arriving in Tokyo will enjoy an i...
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Servicing CO<sub>2</sub> systems: a technician's perspective

Servicing CO2 systems: a technician's perspective

12 January 2016
Even with high pressures and other peculiarities, transcritical CO2 systems are easy to manage for those who are properly trained.
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Eco-Products 2015: 7-Eleven speaks out while Coca-Cola, S...

Eco-Products 2015: 7-Eleven speaks out while Coca-Cola, S...

12 January 2016
The 2015 edition of Eco-Products, one of Japan’s largest environmental exhibitions, attracted a total of 169,118 visitors to the Tokyo Big Sight across three days on 10-12 December – as well grand statemen...
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New DOE ruling on energy efficiency standards positive fo...

New DOE ruling on energy efficiency standards positive fo...

11 January 2016
The U.S. Department of Energy has released a final ruling on energy efficiency standards for refrigerated bottled or canned vending machines (BVM) – which use natural refrigerants hydrocarbons and CO2 &ndas...
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Galco- Climalife

Galco- Climalife

Founded in 1976 and based in Belgium, Galco-Climalife is the export subsidiary of Climalife. The company is a distributor of products for refrigeration, air-conditioning and heating installations and ...
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Aldi becomes latest retailer to receive GreenChill Platin...

Aldi becomes latest retailer to receive GreenChill Platin...

7 January 2016
Discount retailer Aldi continues to make waves in the United States as store numbers grow from year to year. This is boosting uptake of natural refrigerants in the US, with two Aldi stores in upstate New York gaining ...
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Danfoss' revolutionary technology evaporating 'CO<sub>2</sub> Equator'

Danfoss' revolutionary technology evaporating 'CO2 Equator'

7 January 2016
Danfoss’ CO2 technology for warm ambient climates is heralding the end of the so-called 'CO2 equator'. But the company’s segment strategy manager Anders Juul doesn’t want to keep this technology...
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ASHRAE Winter Conference 2016

Conference | 23 Jan. 2016 - 27 Jan. 2016 | FL, Orlando , United States of America
 American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Winter Conference is going to be organized between 23 January and 27 January, 2016.ASHRAE WINTER Conference this year will ...
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2016  IIAR Industrial Refrigeration Conference & Exhibition...

Conference | 20 Mar. 2016 - 23 Mar. 2016 | FL, Orlando, United States of America
The Annual IIAR Industrial Refrigeration Conference & Exhibition is an event for industrial refrigeration professionals to connect, collaborate and discuss the latest innovations and complex issues facing th...
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How to retrofit an ageing HFC system with transcritical CO<sub>2</sub>

How to retrofit an ageing HFC system with transcritical CO2

5 January 2016
While transcritical CO2 systems are typically earmarked for new stores, Sobeys is showing that existing stores can be retrofitted with transcritical systems without negatively affecting sales.
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Festive Special: Read the very best of R744.com from 2015

Festive Special: Read the very best of R744.com from 2015

23 December 2015
2015 has been an eventful year for natural refrigerants. Here at R744.com, with Christmas dinner in the oven and Santa Claus about to set off on his merry way, it’s time to take stock of the past year, and ...
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Broadening horizons: SCM Frigo brings system to New Zealand

Broadening horizons: SCM Frigo brings system to New Zealand

23 December 2015
With more than 1,350 installations all around Europe, SCM Frigo is now exporting its expertise to the Land of the Long White Cloud. The company’s planned Plug & Cool installation gives a pre-Christmas boost ...
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UPDATED: Panasonic acquires Hussmann

UPDATED: Panasonic acquires Hussmann

21 December 2015
In a move certain to shake up the natural refrigerants market in North America and beyond, Japanese electronics giant Panasonic Corporation announced on Monday its acquisition of Hussmann Corporation, a major US manuf...
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Natural refrigerants: the more, the merrier for Delhaize

Natural refrigerants: the more, the merrier for Delhaize

21 December 2015
The Delhaize Group, already on track to exceed its 'Energy Plan 2020' target to reduce its total greenhouse gas emissions by 20%, is on a mission to install as many natural refrigerant systems as possible across its g...
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Naturals sector sees opportunities in Paris climate accord

Naturals sector sees opportunities in Paris climate accord

18 December 2015
Manufacturers and end users of natural refrigerants broadly welcomed the historic climate agreement reached among nearly 200 countries at COP21 in Paris last weekend (12 December). They see business opportunities in d...
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Companies stockpiling HFCs before EU phase-down, EEA repo...

Companies stockpiling HFCs before EU phase-down, EEA repo...

18 December 2015
Companies in Europe are stockpiling HFCs before a planned EU-wide phase-down, reveals a new report from the European Environment Agency (EEA). Bulk imports of fluorinated gases (f-gases) increased by 90% between 2013 ...
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Carrefour Innovation Forum: Competition for NatRef soluti...

Carrefour Innovation Forum: Competition for NatRef soluti...

17 December 2015
French food retail giant Carrefour set the stage for a broad discussion during its ‘Innovation Forum’ about competition between natural systems, the trend towards smaller stores, and the need for integrate...
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Carrefour Timisoara: New R744 multi-ejector refrigeration...

Carrefour Timisoara: New R744 multi-ejector refrigeration...

16 December 2015
Two years after launching the first transcritical CO2 system in Romania at its hypermarket in Galati, Carrefour has successfully installed a new system with CO2 ejector technology in Timisoara. The store is the first ...
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COP21: How did world leaders react to Paris climate agree...

COP21: How did world leaders react to Paris climate agree...

15 December 2015
World leaders and government representatives broadly welcomed the historic climate agreement reached among nearly 200 countries at COP21 in Paris this weekend (12 December), but some urged even more ambitious action.&...