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CAREL USA displays CO<sub>2</sub> controllers at FMI Energy & Store

CAREL USA displays CO2 controllers at FMI Energy & Store

17 September 2014
Three new CAREL controllers providing complete CO2 system management were presented at FMI Energy & Store Development Conference from September 7-9, 2014 in St. Louis (MO). The rack controller pRack pR100T for tr...
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China Announces Major Reduction in Ozone Depleting Gases

17 September 2014 | China Development Gateway
China Monday announced the closure of five hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) production lines, resulting in the phase-out of 58,864 tons of HCFC production, reduction of HCFC production capacity by 88,000 tons and elim...
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DTI at Gustav Lorentzen 2014: can ice storage and Vortex ...

DTI at Gustav Lorentzen 2014: can ice storage and Vortex ...

16 September 2014
The Danish Technological Institute (DTI) presented two papers on topics related to CO2 refrigeration systems at the 2014 Gustav Lorentzen Conference on Natural Refrigerants held in China from 21 August - 2 September. ...
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How to improve CO<sub>2</sub> efficiency in commercial refrigeration

How to improve CO2 efficiency in commercial refrigeration

15 September 2014
Improving CO2 system efficiency attracted a lot of attention at the 11th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Conference (GL 2014) on Natural Refrigerants. R744.com looks at the four main options that can be implemented to enhance ef...
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Chillventa set to surpass IKK

15 September 2014 | Cooling Post
The organiser of Nuremberg’s Chillventa exhibition is expecting to reach close to 1,000 exhibitors. If achieved, this would be a record for the show since its launch in 2008 and could surpass the achievements of...
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Welcome to the GUIDE Chillventa 2014 – find everyth...

Welcome to the GUIDE Chillventa 2014 – find everyth...

15 September 2014
Exhibiting companies at Chillventa 2014, the world's largest international trade fair for refrigeration, air-conditioning, ventilation and heat pumps, will present a variety of products suitable for the industry&rsquo...
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US could follow Europe with CO2

15 September 2014 | Cooling Post
The US Department of Energy’s largest r&d laboratory is predicting that American supermarkets could follow Europe by switching to CO2 refrigeration.   The influential Oak Ridge National Laboratory (OR...
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AACo looks to advanced refrigeration system ahead of Sept...

12 September 2014 | Mobile.abc
The new AACo abattoir on the outskirts of Darwin is due to start processing in a matter of weeks, as final touches are being made. Part of the facility is an extensive refrigeration system, built by one of the larg...
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Spain: New project promotes use of MHI CO<sub>2</sub> heat pumps in ...

Spain: New project promotes use of MHI CO2 heat pumps in ...

12 September 2014
The Hotel Technological Institute (ITH) in Spain has launched a new project with the aim of promoting the use of CO2 as a refrigerant. Thanks to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Q-Ton heat pump systems, which use cli...
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Japan: €57 million in subsidies to offer even more o...

Japan: €57 million in subsidies to offer even more o...

11 September 2014
In the next fiscal year the Ministry of Environment of Japan (MOE) has announced a proposal to increase the budget for a subsidy incentivising natural refrigerants to €57 million. Once approved by the Diet (the n...
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CO<sub>2</sub> more efficient than HFCs in data centre cooling and g...

CO2 more efficient than HFCs in data centre cooling and g...

10 September 2014
Whilst centralised CO2 commercial refrigeration was one of the hot research topics at the 11th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Conference on Natural Refrigerants, technological developments were also reported in CO2 data center ...
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Heat pumps are first choice in 32,2% of new residential b...

10 September 2014 | EHPA
According to the German Federal Bureau of Statistics, the share of heat pumps used as primary heating device for newly constructed residential buildings was 32,2% in 2013 - a gain of 2% compared to 2012. Trend towa...
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ORNL researchers look to carbon dioxide as a more environ...

10 September 2014 | Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Keeping food fresh is no easy feat. Trials of transporting ice over long distances and the hazards of systems that rely on toxic gases riddle the pages of refrigeration history. And although cooling science has come a...
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Breaking news: Systemes LMP allies with Hussmann on trans...

Breaking news: Systemes LMP allies with Hussmann on trans...

9 September 2014
In a move destined to shake up the North American CO2 refrigeration market, Canadian company Systemes LMP has announced an alliance with Hussmann Corporation, expanding the reach of one of the most adaptable transcrit...
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Gustav Lorentzen 2014: what will be the next big thing fo...

Gustav Lorentzen 2014: what will be the next big thing fo...

9 September 2014
A wealth of new research and technological developments on CO2 as a refrigerant in centralised commercial refrigeration, heat pumps, glass door merchandisers and data centre cooling was presented at the 11th biennial ...