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Emerson holds grand opening for Helix Innovation Center

Emerson holds grand opening for Helix Innovation Center

28 April 2016
In the Ohio city where the Wright Brothers invented the airplane, Emerson Climate Technologies yesterday officially opened its HVAC&R Innovation Center, the Helix.
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CO<sub>2</sub> systems for warmer climates take centre stage at ATMO...

CO2 systems for warmer climates take centre stage at ATMO...

26 April 2016
CO2 refrigeration systems for warmer southern European climates were on the radar at the ATMOsphere Europe conference in Barcelona last week, with manufacturers showcasing high-efficiency solutions capable of transcen...
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Sainsbury’s debuts truck-trailer CO<sub>2</sub> prototype

Sainsbury’s debuts truck-trailer CO2 prototype

26 April 2016
UK-based supermarket operator Sainsbury’s is preparing to deploy its third refrigerated trailer cooled by a CO2-based system from Carrier Transicold.
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Panasonic’s Hussmann acquisition signals confidence...

Panasonic’s Hussmann acquisition signals confidence...

21 April 2016
Japanese conglomerate Panasonic Corp. is eyeing a rollout of natural refrigerant technology in the United States and beyond, the company’s president, Tetsuro Homma, told Accelerate America magazine.
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CAREL, Carrier join forces to tackle 'CO<sub>2</sub> equator'

CAREL, Carrier join forces to tackle 'CO2 equator'

18 April 2016
HVAC&R firms CAREL and Carrier Commercial Refrigeration Europe have joined forces to develop and industrialise a range of modulating ejectors in a bid to put an end to the so-called ‘CO2 equator’: the ...
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Manufacturers see openings for natural refrigerants in China

Manufacturers see openings for natural refrigerants in China

14 April 2016
Food processing, cold storage and residential air conditioning are among the applications with the greatest potential to grow the market for natural refrigerants in China, according to manufacturers exhibiting their t...
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Alfa Laval promotes natural refrigerants in Japan

Alfa Laval promotes natural refrigerants in Japan

14 April 2016
Japanese government subsidies have been helping innovative businesses to grow and to promote natural refrigerants in recent years. Swedish system manufacturer Alfa Laval – which has been active in Japan since 19...
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Carrier’s new academy familiarising technicians wit...

Carrier’s new academy familiarising technicians wit...

4 April 2016
Carrier’s CO2OLacademy, a new training facility opened last year in Germany, provides the company’s technicians from across Europe with invaluable knowledge of CO2 refrigerant technologies. Carrier is look...
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Emerson sees CO<sub>2</sub>, propane market growing in Europe

Emerson sees CO2, propane market growing in Europe

31 March 2016
CO2 and propane (R290) will have a key role to play in the context of the HFC phase-down taking place in Europe under the EU’s F-Gas Regulation – and with this in mind, Emerson is putting together a divers...
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Bringing nat refs to Brazil: European know-how delivering...

Bringing nat refs to Brazil: European know-how delivering...

29 March 2016
CO2 installations are proliferating in Brazilian supermarkets – partly thanks to European know-how imported to South America. Emerson Climate Technologies is one of the manufacturers driving Brazil’s switc...
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Natural refrigerant technologies in limelight at MCE

Natural refrigerant technologies in limelight at MCE

23 March 2016
Natural refrigerants were in the spotlight last week at Mostra Convegno Expoconfort, which saw manufacturers unveil new technologies for a range of CO2 and hydrocarbon refrigeration applications.
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IIAR working on standard for CO<sub>2</sub>

IIAR working on standard for CO2

21 March 2016
The International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR) announced yesterday (20 March) that it is working on a new standard for carbon dioxide applications.
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Stores keep their cool as Spanish CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical marke...

Stores keep their cool as Spanish CO2 transcritical marke...

17 March 2016
More and more retailers in Spain are turning to or trialling advanced CO2 transcritical solutions in response to the economic and political climate. In anticipation of this year’s Mediterranean-flavoured ATMOsph...
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Greening pastures new: Carter’s journey to boost na...

Greening pastures new: Carter’s journey to boost na...

16 March 2016
UK-based Carter Retail Equipment is looking to expand its global presence by bringing natural refrigerant systems to the US supermarket sector. Accelerate Europe visited their factory on the edge of Birmingham to hear...
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Migros putting CO<sub>2</sub> refrigeration technology at heart of c...

Migros putting CO2 refrigeration technology at heart of c...

14 March 2016
Switzerland’s biggest retailer Migros is aiming to become a leader in climate protection and energy savings under its ‘Generation M’ sustainability programme. In its latest effort to trial and spread...