news, products, community - R744.com is the
industry platform for CO2 cooling and heating
experts worldwide.
Everything R744

News

news
Is Europe more open to chemical giants’ concerns th...

Is Europe more open to chemical giants’ concerns th...

1 April 2015
According to a response from Commissioner Bieńkowska and a Daimler spokesperson, the EC has had more than four times as many meetings with Honeywell and DuPont than with the safety-concerned OEM. Tensions rise as...
news
Heatcraft’s broad range of unit coolers for CO<sub>2</sub> sys...

Heatcraft’s broad range of unit coolers for CO2 sys...

1 April 2015
Heatcraft’s Bohn CO2 unit cooler line, designed for supermarkets or those involved in commercial refrigeration, helps to minimise environmental impact while maintaining- and improving- efficiency levels. With a ...
news
UPDATE: CO<sub>2</sub> efficiency equator moves further south by gra...

UPDATE: CO2 efficiency equator moves further south by gra...

31 March 2015
The continually diminishing CO2 efficiency equator was a hot topic at ATMOsphere Europe 2015. Several system manufacturers presented the methods by which CO2 transcritical system efficiency can be improved, with eject...
news
CO<sub>2</sub> refrigeration training: how supply is not keeping pac...

CO2 refrigeration training: how supply is not keeping pac...

31 March 2015
In view of growing ecological awareness and the EU F-Gas Regulation, CO2 is becoming a mainstream refrigerant in Europe, increasingly used in both domestic and industrial applications. However, the lack of training wi...
news
Advanced R744 heat pump solutions for the European market

Advanced R744 heat pump solutions for the European market

31 March 2015
ATMOsphere Europe 2015 provided a platform for the latest heat pump innovations including ENEA’s joint case study on a heat pump with a unique two-cylinder compressor, designed to cater for the European market. ...
news

Heat exchanger design software CoilDesigner now encompass...

31 March 2015 | MicroGroove
The International Copper Association announced today that simulations of the inner-grooves of MicroGroove copper tubes can now be accomplished using CoilDesigner, a proprietary heat exchanger simulation and design opt...
news

CAREL at HDD (Hotelex, Deco & Design) Shanghai 2015

31 March 2015 | Carel
CAREL will be at the HDD exhibition in Shanghai, exhibiting its global solutions for professional kitchens and catering at stand E70, hall W3. All of CAREL's Food Service solutions are specifically designed for t...
news
ATMOsphere Europe 2015: industrial and transport CO<sub>2</sub> refr...

ATMOsphere Europe 2015: industrial and transport CO2 refr...

30 March 2015
2014 was an important year of ‘firsts’ for CO2 in terms of the refrigerant being applied in a wider range of applications in Europe, including transport, ice rinks, the HORECA food service sector, and more...
news
UPDATE: ATMOsphere Europe 2015: Major retailers opt for C...

UPDATE: ATMOsphere Europe 2015: Major retailers opt for C...

27 March 2015
The Food Retailer Panel at ATMOsphere Europe 2015 gathered leading end users, amongst them Metro AG, the Delhaize Group, and Ahold, each of which has opted to invest in natural refrigerants for all new stores. With ov...
news
Suppliers wising up with CO<sub>2</sub> CVS solutions and full syste...

Suppliers wising up with CO2 CVS solutions and full syste...

26 March 2015
It was clear at ATMOEurope 2015 that suppliers and end users alike are already charting new territory in order to maximise overall system and building energy efficiency. Integrated CO2 refrigeration systems for CVS la...
news

Frascold opens SHANGHAI office

26 March 2015 | Frascold
The Frascold growth process doesn’t stop and after the recent announcement of the opening of the Frascold USA subsidiary, we are delighted to announce the opening of a new company in the Chinese territory. &nbs...
news
Responsible retailing strategies highlight CO<sub>2</sub> cooling in...

Responsible retailing strategies highlight CO2 cooling in...

25 March 2015
As climate change continues to permeate political and social dialogue, an increasing number of food retailers are working to green their corporate image and take the lead in engaging in more sustainable practices. Ref...
news
UPDATE: DeCO<sub>2</sub>ded: Understanding ROI on CO<sub>2</sub> refrigera...

UPDATE: DeCO2ded: Understanding ROI on CO2 refrigera...

24 March 2015
As retailers seek to enhance their commitment to sustainability, a concern often raised is cost. Although replacing a traditional HFC based system with a 100% CO2 system is more environmentally friendly, the initial c...
news
ATMOsphere Europe 2015 highlights the need for further co...

ATMOsphere Europe 2015 highlights the need for further co...

24 March 2015
ATMOsphere Europe 2015 provided a platform for key stakeholders from Europe, North America and Japan to discuss the road to a global phase-down of HFCs. Whilst Europe’s leading role was clearly indicated - parti...
news
6th IIR Conference to take place in Ohrid on the 16-18 April

6th IIR Conference to take place in Ohrid on the 16-18 April

23 March 2015
On April 16-18, The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) will host its biannual International Conference on Ammonia and CO2 Refrigeration Technologies in Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia. The previous five offer...