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Coles putting CO<sub>2</sub> on the map Down Under

Coles putting CO2 on the map Down Under

30 May 2016
The Australian retailer’s first transcritical installation, which encompasses refrigeration, air conditioning and heating, is recording promising efficiency numbers, setting the stage for more installations of t...
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Italy’s largest hypermarket opts for CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical

Italy’s largest hypermarket opts for CO2 transcritical

27 May 2016
In April 2016, the largest hypermarket in Italy opened its doors in Milan. Italian supermarket giant Iper’s brand new 10,000 m2 hypermarket is pioneering a CO2 transcritical refrigeration system using ejector te...
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Global manufacturers eye Australia, New Zealand

Global manufacturers eye Australia, New Zealand

23 May 2016
With manufacturers from Europe, Asia and the US looking to make the case for rolling out natural refrigerant technologies in local markets Down Under, ATMOsphere Australia showcased myriad opportunities available for ...
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New industrial refrigeration systems from Japan under the...

New industrial refrigeration systems from Japan under the...

17 May 2016
While ammonia has long been an accepted industry standard refrigerant, especially in larger industrial refrigeration systems, a new generation of natural refrigerant technology is shaking up the sector. A special edit...
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Former EU commissioner to push Danfoss’ sustainable...

Former EU commissioner to push Danfoss’ sustainable...

12 May 2016
Former EU Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard – the driving force behind the EU’s F-Gas Regulation – has been elected to the Danfoss board. With natural refrigerants well placed to benefit f...
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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...