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株式会社東急百貨店(省エネ型自然冷媒機器導入企業担当者イン...

25 February 2015 | 環境省
平成24年4月にオープンした渋谷ヒカリエ。その中の東急百貨店が運営する商業施設「ShinQs(シンクス)」には、これまでにない「初」が多々ある。そのひとつが国内初の「水冷式自然冷媒冷凍機システム」の導入である。都市型商業施設の場合、室外...
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イオン株式会社(省エネ型自然冷媒機器導入企業担当者インタビ...

25 February 2015 | 環境省
イオンは、ラテン語で「永遠」を意味する。企業理念も「永遠」から形作られており、イオンサステナビリティ基本方針では「低炭素社会の実現」「生物多様性の保全」「資源の有効利用」「社会的課題への対応」を重点課題として取り組みを進...
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Heat Pumps Continue Northern Migration

25 February 2015 | ACHR News
Traditionally, heat pumps were thought of as products only for North America’s Sunbelt. However, heat pump technology has drastically evolved over the past several years with higher heating efficiencies and stro...
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Food and drink company Kavli has installed a CO2 based re...

24 February 2015 | Kuldeservice
The Norwegian food and drink company Kavli installed - thanks to Utstyr & Kjøleservice, the CO2 -based refrigeration system.  The refrigeration capacity is at 200 kW and contains two separate...
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Advancing compressor technology

20 February 2015 | Climate Control News
Refrigeration compressor specialist, Bitzer, showcased an extensive range of products at the AHR Expo trade fair in Chicago including its semi-hermetic CO2 reciprocating compressor from the Octagon series for sub-crit...
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Norwegian hospital uses largest CO2-based heat pump for t...

18 February 2015 | Kulde og Varmepumper
Universitetssykehuset i Nord-Norge - one of the main hospitals in Northern Norway - close to the city of Bodø - now has the world’s largest CO2 heat pump used for tap water.  As the magazine Kul...
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Quebec aids switch to CO2 refrigeration

17 February 2015 | Cooling Post
The government of Quebec has allocated $55,500 (€40,000) to help supermarket chain Sobeys switch to CO2 refrigeration systems. The aid, announced by Orford MP Pierre Reid for a supermarket in Ayer’s Cl...
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Nordic retailer ICA hits CO2 targets

17 February 2015 | Cooling Post
Swedish retailer ICA Gruppen has achieved the 30% CO2 reduction target it set in 2006, six years ahead of schedule. The reduction is said to have been achieved by, among other things, measures to reduce energy cons...
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Improvements planned at Willmar’s Cardinal Arena an...

16 February 2015 | West Central Tribune
Willmar is looking at upgrading or replacing the aging ice-making refrigeration systems at Cardinal Arena and Blue Line Arena in 2016 because the systems have exceeded their expected life and both use R-22, which is b...
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Danish heat pump incentives and research on new f-gas reg...

13 February 2015 | AKB
AKB – the Danish association of refrigeration and heat pump companies, and SEAS-NVE report that Danish customers who previously owned heating systems based on oil or gas and install a new heat pump will receive ...
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Arcus unveil plans for engineering and refrigeration trai...

11 February 2015 | Fridgehub
Sainsbury's facilities management specialists Arcus Solutions have unveiled plans for a new state-of-the-art training academy, which is set to open in a few months time. Arcus intends to train up to 100 engineers...
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The Norwegian Environment Agency discusses certification ...

10 February 2015 | VKE
The Norwegian Environment Agency and VKE (Norwegian organisation for ventilation, cooling and energy) recently met to discuss future work on certification programmes taking natural refrigerants into account.  Wit...
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Finnish CO2 Refrigeration and Heat Pump Training

5 February 2015 | The Finnish Association of Refrigeration
On the 22nd and 23rd of January 2015, the Finnish Association of Refrigeration (Suomen Kylmäyhdistys) organised a conference on training for refrigerants and heat pumps that are CO2 based. It focused on safety me...
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Beijer Ref enters distribution agreement with Carrier

4 February 2015 | Fridgehub
Swedish refrigeration technology group, Beijer Ref AB, has today announced it has entered into an exclusive agreement to distribute Carrier’s direct expansion air conditioning product ranges via its extensive Eu...
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CO2 and ammonia-based refrigeration safety training in De...

3 February 2015 | Dansk Køle- & Varmepumpeforening
On the 20th and 21st of February 2015, the Danish Refrigeration and Heat Pump Assoication (Dansk Køle- & Varmepumpeforening), in collaboration with Falck Safety Services A/S, organised safety trainig sessio...