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Opportunity in a SNAP

21 November 2014 | shecco Publications
Those who pay attention to the goings-on at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have probably noticed the recent proposal by the Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) program to make it illegal to use certa...
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A place to dream: construction on Emerson's new Innovatio...

21 November 2014 | shecco Publications
In an effort to reinvent the way it innovates, Emerson Climate Technologies has started building a 38,000 square-foot HVAC&R Innovation Center on the campus of the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio, about 40 mi...
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Green & Cool makes history with new CO<sub>2</sub> ice rink inst...

Green & Cool makes history with new CO2 ice rink inst...

20 November 2014
A small community in Sweden will go down in the history books as the home to the first ice rink in Europe to be cooled purely with CO2 technology, thanks to Green & Cool’s Mistral unit.
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Romania: more CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical stores planned following ...

Romania: more CO2 transcritical stores planned following ...

19 November 2014
One year on since the first CO2 transcritical installation in Romania, R744.com talked to the key companies involved in the Galati store installation to find out how the system was performing. So far the system, which...
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“No more retrofits” says Food Lion as they ar...

19 November 2014 | shecco Publications
Food Lion plans to test its first all-CO2 transcritical refrigeration system late next year, at a new store in Southport, N.C. Food Lion has been climbing the alternative refrigeration ladder over the past e...
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Roundy’s money-saving CO2 system

18 November 2014 | shecco Publications
Halfway through a year-long test, the Wisconsin chain’s transcritical refrigeration system expends less energy than a comparable prototype system – and costs less to buy and install.  At the beginn...
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Alfa Laval’s highly adaptable Arctigo IS for medium...

Alfa Laval’s highly adaptable Arctigo IS for medium...

17 November 2014
Alfa Laval brought a whole new dimension of chill to Chillventa 2014 with their new industrial air cooler, the Alfa Laval Arctigo IS, suitable for use with natural refrigerant R744. The Arctigo IS line is designed to ...
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Haier Carrier promotes green supermarkets in Chinese reta...

17 November 2014 | HVAC&R Bao China
On the 13th November, Haier Carrier -a promoter of green supermarkets in China- attended the "2014 China Retail Industry Trade Show" in Fuzhou, China. Haier Carrier had 34 new products on display which help ...
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Panasonic Launches CO2 Refrigeration Systems in China and...

17 November 2014 | JARN
Panasonic is planning to expand sales of its cold chain business centering on commercial refrigeration units for supermarket showcases to 300 billion (US$ 3 billion) in 2018 from about 150 billion (US$ 1.5 billion) in...
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US-China climate deal could boost refrigerant market

US-China climate deal could boost refrigerant market

14 November 2014
After months of talks, the presidents of the United States and China reached agreement on an ambitious joint plan to curb carbon emissions in a watershed moment on Wednesday, 12 November. But what does this pact entai...
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A winning partnership

13 November 2014 | Climate Control News
Bitzer has a long history with the Australian market it’s a relationship that began in the year 1960 when the first Bitzer compressors were sold through W.H. Evans. In 2004, Bitzer Australia embarked on the ...
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Carrier surpasses 1,000 CO<sub>2</sub>OLtec installations in Europe

Carrier surpasses 1,000 CO2OLtec installations in Europe

13 November 2014
Carrier Commercial Refrigeration Europe marked its 1,000th CO2OLtec installation at a Kiwi store (Kiwi Laskentunet) in Norway. The project represents a landmark achievement for Carrier in the deployment of natural ref...
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ATMOsphere America 2015 is moving South to Atlanta, Georgia

ATMOsphere America 2015 is moving South to Atlanta, Georgia

12 November 2014
ATMOsphere America - The Business Case for Natural Refrigerants in North America is back for its 4th edition, this time in Atlanta, Georgia on 25 & 26 June. With 300-350 HVAC&R industry experts expected to par...
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Bitzer releases updated refrigerant report for download

7 November 2014 | Cooling Post
The latest updated version of Bitzer’s Refrigerant Report is now available for download from the compressor manufacturer’s website.   This ever-expanding publication, now in its 18th edition and run...
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Alfa Laval to close Dutch factory

7 November 2014 | Cooling Post
Alfa Laval is to close its heat exchanger factory in the Netherlands and concentrate manufacturing at its sites in Italy, Poland and Finland.   The Groningen factory was acquired by Alfa Laval when it purchased...