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Winding down with the best of R744 in 2014

Winding down with the best of R744 in 2014

19 December 2014
2014 has been an exciting year for natural refrigerants, especially CO2. R744.com summarises the key developments of “everything R744” in 2014.
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Save the dates: key R744 events in 2015

Save the dates: key R744 events in 2015

19 December 2014
2015 promises to be an exciting year for natural refrigerants. Next year HVAC&R professionals will have the opportunity to learn about the latest research and developments, and product launches for CO2 as a refrig...
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Two Canadian arena buildings among ASHRAE Top Technology ...

19 December 2014 | Canadian Consulting Engineer
Two Canadian projects were winners of two top ASHRAE Technology Awards this year. Both projects are community recreational complexes that incorporate innovative technology into their ice rinks. The awards will be pres...
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DEFRA softens stance on UK F-gas enforcement

18 December 2014 | Cooling Post
The UK Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) is inviting comment on its plans to issue enforcement notices rather than take court action against those breaching the new F-gas regulations. W...
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Prototype shows the future of the E-Class

18 December 2014 | N24
More rounded, lighter and more economical, the new Mercedes E-Class is set for 2016 standards. Many eyes are fixed on the new E-Class, because the model has been available since 2009, and despite a few facelifts, seem...
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Four new buses for nearly one million Euros

18 December 2014 | Osthessen News
Transport company VGF has purchased four new buses, which use particularly environmentally friendly air conditioning systems, for the city of Fulda. Mayor Gerhard Möller and CEOs of VGF, Thomas Lang and Reiner Wunder...
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CO2 scores goal at Quebec ice rink

17 December 2014 | shecco Publications
Dollard-des-Ormeaux’s Civic Center has cut energy costs with a CO2-only transcritical refrigeration system, just the second in North America. In this article we learn of how this ice-rink came to be, the advan...
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Bitzer confirms CO<sub>2</sub> is no longer a niche market with...

Bitzer confirms CO2 is no longer a niche market with...

17 December 2014
Bitzer gave a stimulating presentation at the Chillventa 2014 trade fair – organised in Nuremberg - focusing on the future of CO2 as a refrigerant and their intrinsic role within it. The presentation noted that ...
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環境省が実施する『省エネ型ノンフロン・自然冷媒製品普及事業...

17 December 2014 | CrowdWorks
現在、環境省では、地球温暖化防止対策の1つとして、『省エネ型ノンフロン・自然冷媒製品』の普及活動を行っています。生活者の方に『省エネ型ノンフロン・自然冷媒製品』の存在はあまり知られていませんが、たとえば、スーパーマーケット...
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Seeking innovative case studies to present at ATMOsphere ...

Seeking innovative case studies to present at ATMOsphere ...

16 December 2014
ATMOsphere America 2015 returns to Atlanta, Georgia, to once again serve as THE forum for HVAC&R professionals to present their latest natural refrigerant technology developments and projects in North America. The...
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Metro opens first CO2 store in China 

16 December 2014 | metro.com
On 11th December, Metro opened its first CO2 in China in Weifang. Jeroen de Groot, the head of Metro China, explains that promoting sustainable development is one of the key objectives of Metro and environmental prote...
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Panasonic debuts 2015 CO<sub>2</sub> line-up at 4th ATMOsphere Netwo...

Panasonic debuts 2015 CO2 line-up at 4th ATMOsphere Netwo...

15 December 2014
On 27 November nearly 100 leading Japanese supermarket and convenience store brands, system and component suppliers, ministries, media and other HVAC&R industry stakeholders gathered for the fourth edition of the ...
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Whole Foods' journey to natural refrigerants

15 December 2014 | shecco Publications
Whole Foods, which operates close to 400 stores and plans to have as many as 1,200, is on a journey to discover the optimal refrigerant and refrigeration system for its stores from both an operational and environmenta...
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Green & Cool celebrates 10 million hours this Christmas!

15 December 2014 | Green & Cool News
At the start of December the total run time of all the refrigeration systems supplied by Green & Cool reached 10 million. This is a milestone that gives the company and all its satisfied customers a little extra r...
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Find everything natural refrigerant at the 2015 AHR Expo ...

Find everything natural refrigerant at the 2015 AHR Expo ...

15 December 2014
The 2015 AHR Expo, anticipated to be the largest AHR Expo ever held, attracting more than 60,000 HVAC&R professionals and 2000 exhibitors, will present a variety of products suitable for the heating, ventilation, ...