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Makro addresses F-gas tax with first Spanish store using ...

Makro addresses F-gas tax with first Spanish store using ...

24 July 2015
Finalised a few months ago, Barajas became the first of 37 Makro stores in Spain (Madrid) equipped with a refrigeration system using only CO2 as a refrigerant.
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Epta increases natural refrigerant offering with acquisit...

Epta increases natural refrigerant offering with acquisit...

23 July 2015
Italian manufacturer of natural refrigerant equipment and R744.com gold partner Epta has bolstered its Nordic presence with key acquisition of Danish CO2 specialist Knudsen Køling. 
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Cimco settles with Carnot over CO<sub>2</sub> ice-rink patents

Cimco settles with Carnot over CO2 ice-rink patents

7 July 2015
Carnot has agreed to pay Cimco $1.8 million to settle patent infringement suits stemming from CO2 refrigeration systems Carnot built for Quebec ice rinks  
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Commercial Refrigeration Services Ltd: First African Part...

Commercial Refrigeration Services Ltd: First African Part...

2 July 2015
R744.com is pleased to announce its first African Partner, Commercial Refrigeration Services Ltd. is based in Johannesburg and is currently the only manufacturer of CO2 heat pumps and chillers in Africa.   
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GreenChill webinar: Target changes refrigeration prototyp...

GreenChill webinar: Target changes refrigeration prototyp...

29 June 2015
In a webinar hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Tom Land of the GreenChill Partnership on June 9, special guest Erich Schwab of Target talked about the company’s experiences with CO2, con...
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House of Spices cumin up trumps with CO<sub>2</sub>

House of Spices cumin up trumps with CO2

23 June 2015
House of Spices (HOS) has ticked off a number of milestones in its 44-year history producing and distributing authentic Indian cuisine throughout the U.S. At its Chicago warehouse, the company recently achieved anothe...
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Getting an Energy Rebate, the Whole Foods way

Getting an Energy Rebate, the Whole Foods way

22 June 2015
The natural/organic food retailer worked closely with Sacramento Municipal Utility District last year to earn a substantial incentive for a remodeled store that includes a CO2 cascade system. The company’s San F...
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Bitzer ready to supply growing U.S. demand for CO<sub>2</sub> compon...

Bitzer ready to supply growing U.S. demand for CO2 compon...

19 June 2015
In an exclusive interview published in Accelerate America issue #6, Joe Sanchez, application engineering manager at Bitzer, talks about the market opportunities for CO2 in North American supermarkets, food processing ...
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GUIDE China: odds stacked in favour of natural refrigeran...

GUIDE China: odds stacked in favour of natural refrigeran...

18 June 2015
shecco’s recently published GUIDE to Natural Refrigerants in China – State of the Industry 2015 outlined a clear business case for the use of natural refrigerants in China’s present and future light ...
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GUIDE China: CO<sub>2</sub> heat pump market - the most dynamic natu...

GUIDE China: CO2 heat pump market - the most dynamic natu...

17 June 2015
Data publised in shecco’s GUIDE to Natural Refrigerants in China - State of the Industry 2015, suggests the CO2 heat pump market is the most dynamic market for natural refrigerants in China today. According...
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California utility sees big potential for natural refrige...

California utility sees big potential for natural refrige...

16 June 2015
In light of ambitious greenhouse gas emission reduction targets in California, electricity supplier Southern California Edison (SCE) is making natural refrigerants central to its plans by evaluating the energy savings...
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COOP Liguria installs first CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical rack

COOP Liguria installs first CO2 transcritical rack

15 June 2015
COOP Liguria in Italy has commissioned its very first CO2 transcritical booster system for its store in Carasco. With a sales area of 5,500m2, the COOP store at the shopping center “I Leudi” features two C...
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GUIDE China makes strong case for CO<sub>2</sub> in Chinese industri...

GUIDE China makes strong case for CO2 in Chinese industri...

9 June 2015
In shecco’s recently published GUIDE to Natural Refrigerants in China – State of the Industry 2015, there is an encouraging assessment of the use of natural refrigerants in the industrial refrigeration sec...
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New Edeka market uses transcritical CO<sub>2</sub> and innovative fr...

New Edeka market uses transcritical CO2 and innovative fr...

29 May 2015
Edeka Kusenberg is equipped with a transcritical CO2 refrigeration system with heat reclaim and innovative freezers to save energy and enhance the shopping experience.
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Kroger CO<sub>2</sub>-only store receives GreenChill Platinum Award

Kroger CO2-only store receives GreenChill Platinum Award

12 May 2015
On April 21 a Kroger store in Ohio, U.S. became one of only a handful of stores to receive the GreenChill Partnership Platinum level award from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The installed refrigeration sy...