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Bright future for natural refrigerants foreseen at ATMOsp...

Bright future for natural refrigerants foreseen at ATMOsp...

23 June 2016
Leading HVAC&R experts and high-profile end users gathered in Chicago last week for ATMOsphere America foresee a bright future for natural refrigerant applications in the United States. While many speakers hailed ...
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United States, Spain clamp down on HCFC, CFC leaks

United States, Spain clamp down on HCFC, CFC leaks

23 June 2016
Recent decisions by the US and Spanish courts indicate that authorities around the world are ready to clamp down hard on companies responsible for leaking ozone-depleting and climate-damaging refrigerants into the atm...
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AdvansorFlex transcritical unit already installed at 30-4...

AdvansorFlex transcritical unit already installed at 30-4...

23 June 2016
Hillphoenix has already installed its recently introduced AdvansorFlex CO2 transcritical unit – a downsized, less expensive version of its traditional Advansor CO2 transcritical booster system – in 30-40 s...
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Leading Swiss retailer opts for natural refrigerants

Leading Swiss retailer opts for natural refrigerants

23 June 2016
Denner, a leading Swiss discount retailer, is putting energy efficiency – and natural refrigerants CO2 and propane – at the top of its climate agenda. Their aim is to reduce emissions by 10% by 2020.
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Brazilian retailer Atacadão opens all-natural store

Brazilian retailer Atacadão opens all-natural store

22 June 2016
A centralised transcritical CO2 system, combined with stand-alone hydrocarbon-based cabinets, make the refrigeration system at Brazilian retailer Atacadão’s latest store fully natural refrigerant-based.
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UK’s EU F-Gas future uncertain as in-out referendum...

UK’s EU F-Gas future uncertain as in-out referendum...

22 June 2016
On the eve of the UK referendum on continued EU membership, the shadow of Brexit looms large over the HVAC&R industry – with a potential exit from the bloc putting the United Kingdom’s f-gas phase-down...
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New policy developments pushing natural refrigerants at A...

New policy developments pushing natural refrigerants at A...

21 June 2016
Participants attending ATMOsphere America in Chicago last week heard from U.S., Canadian and Mexican government representatives how progressive new policies are helping to widen the uptake of natural refrigerant-based...
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Read our coverage of ATMO America

Read our coverage of ATMO America

20 June 2016
Our team was in Chicago for ATMOsphere America 2016, bringing you the latest news on natural refrigerants. Read on to hear about market trends, policy developments and exciting new technology applications in North Ame...
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shecco presents Accelerate America awards to Sobeys,...

shecco presents Accelerate America awards to Sobeys,...

17 June 2016
shecco announced the winners of its first annual Accelerate America Awards today at the biggest ever ATMOsphere America conference, taking place at the Westin Michigan Avenue in Chicago on June 16-17.
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Exciting times ahead for natural refrigerants at ATMOsphe...

Exciting times ahead for natural refrigerants at ATMOsphe...

17 June 2016
Participants gathered in Chicago for the biggest ever ATMOsphere America are hearing how competition between CO2, hydrocarbons and ammonia is creating exciting new opportunities and driving increased uptake of natural...
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Skating on CO<sub>2</sub>-made ice

Skating on CO2-made ice

16 June 2016
Anchorage, Alaska is continuing to roll out CO2 transcritical cooling systems at its municipal ice rinks, in a phase-out of R22 equipment.
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Emerson to showcase new CO<sub>2</sub> info tool at ATMO America

Emerson to showcase new CO2 info tool at ATMO America

14 June 2016
The new online tool will help customers evaluate CO2 components and compatible accessories for optimal system design when making the move to CO2 refrigeration systems.
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Alaska SeaLife Center making waves with CO<sub>2</sub> heat pumps

Alaska SeaLife Center making waves with CO2 heat pumps

13 June 2016
Facing astronomical oil heating costs, the Alaska SeaLife Center turned to heat pumps that leverage nearby seawater with a high-powered CO2 system.
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AHR Expo launches call for entries for 2017 Innovation Aw...

AHR Expo launches call for entries for 2017 Innovation Aw...

10 June 2016
The AHR Expo, a leading international HVAC&R show, has launched its call for entries for the 2017 Innovation Awards competition. 
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MicroGroove Technology Unlocks Potential of Ultra-Low GWP...

10 June 2016 | MicroGroove
Smaller-Diameter Copper Tubes are the Key to Efficient Use of Propane in ACR Products Also known as R-290, propane (C3H8) is a flammable hydrocarbon with an ultralow global warming potential (GWP) index of only 3.3, ...