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Vending machines market represents huge potential for CO<sub>2</sub>...

Vending machines market represents huge potential for CO2...

7 July 2014
During his ATMOsphere America 2014 presentation, Mike Weisser from SandenVendo America, emphasised the significant market opportunity for small footprint CO2 installations with respect to convenience store vending mac...
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UPDATE: Eroski supermarket achieves 60% energy savings wi...

UPDATE: Eroski supermarket achieves 60% energy savings wi...

3 July 2014
The Spanish retailer Eroski has been recognised with the award “100 Best Ideas” in the Spanish business landscape for its sustainable supermarket that is the first in Europe to achieve the ISO 50001 energy...
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Hillphoenix to unveil first warm-climate CO<sub>2</sub> transcritica...

Hillphoenix to unveil first warm-climate CO2 transcritica...

2 July 2014
Scheduled to open 18 July 2014, in Dundwoody, Georgia, the Sprouts Farmers Market® will be the most southern transcritical CO2 booster system in North America, with the second closest located in Indianapolis, IN. ...
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ATMOsphere America 2014: 6000 CO<sub>2</sub> installations annually ...

ATMOsphere America 2014: 6000 CO2 installations annually ...

27 June 2014
During the 3rd edition of ATMOsphere America held in San Francisco, leading North American system suppliers, including Hillphoenix, Carnot Refrigeration, Heatcraft and Mayekawa provided their perspectives on the lates...
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Target’s big ATMOsphere America 2014 announcement: ...

Target’s big ATMOsphere America 2014 announcement: ...

24 June 2014
With a change of location from Washington DC to San Francisco, 2014 was the largest ever ATMOsphere America conference organised by market development expert shecco. Featuring over 60 presentations, in a surprise anno...
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R744 breaks new ground: London’s legendary Caf&eacu...

R744 breaks new ground: London’s legendary Caf&eacu...

20 June 2014
Café Royal in London has become one of the worlds the first hotels to use the climate friendly refrigerant CO2 in a refrigeration rack. After four years the hotel has successfully minimised energy use and maxim...
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Emerson Climate Technologies webinar “Making Sense ...

Emerson Climate Technologies webinar “Making Sense ...

12 June 2014
Andre Patenaude, Director of CO2 Business Development for Emerson Climate Technologies gave an overview of the EU F-Gas Regulation, natural refrigerants and CO2 system options including secondary, cascade and transcri...
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Latest Eco Cute installations in Japan improve safety and...

Latest Eco Cute installations in Japan improve safety and...

9 June 2014
The Heat Pump and Thermal Storage Technology Center of Japan (HPTCJ) recently published a series of new video case studies in Japanese looking at heat pumps (HP) installations in various applications. Four out of six ...
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R134a/CO<sub>2</sub> cascade replacement of R22 system in South of F...

R134a/CO2 cascade replacement of R22 system in South of F...

4 June 2014
Somatref, located in the South East of France, have invested in a R134a/CO2 cascade system as a replacement refrigeration system for one of their cold stores. This innovative technology achieves high efficiency and co...
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European F-Gas Regulation: what does it mean for retailers?

European F-Gas Regulation: what does it mean for retailers?

27 May 2014
On 14 May 2014, German NGO Deutsche Umwelthilfe (DUH) hosted a dedicated expert talk in Berlin exploring next steps for food retailers in response to increased pressure to adopt more sustainable HVAC&R solutions r...
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R1234yf publicly lambasted by German broadcaster ARD

R1234yf publicly lambasted by German broadcaster ARD

26 May 2014
On Sunday evening, German broadcaster ARD, the world’s second largest broadcaster after the BBC, aired an episode of "Ratgeber: Auto – Reise – Verkehr" which covered new studies conducted b...
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Strong continued growth for transcritical CO<sub>2</sub> predicted i...

Strong continued growth for transcritical CO2 predicted i...

22 May 2014
Torben Hansen of Advansor presented major technologies and trends in European supermarket refrigeration in a GreenChill webinar on 20 May. With regard to these trends, Hansen predicts transcritical CO2 refrigeration s...
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UPDATE: ATMOsphere Asia 2014 provides showcase for latest...

UPDATE: ATMOsphere Asia 2014 provides showcase for latest...

22 May 2014
The first-ever ATMOsphere Asia 2014, organised 3-5 February, in Tokyo, Japan, provided a showcase for some of the most advanced CO2 commercial refrigeration technologies to be developed by Japanese companies. The incr...
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UPDATE Part 1: First 100% CO<sub>2</sub> cooling installation i...

UPDATE Part 1: First 100% CO2 cooling installation i...

16 May 2014
Despite the warm Southern Spanish climate, the Carrefour Alzira hypermarket in Valencia has been equipped with a transcritical CO2 booster system following its refurbishment in November 2013. The system is 35% more en...
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30% reduction in energy use for new CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical sup...

30% reduction in energy use for new CO2 transcritical sup...

13 May 2014
One of the first and largest CO2 transcritical refrigeration systems in Lithuania and the Baltics has been successfully completed at new RIMI Hypermarket in Vilnius in March 2014. Compared to a typical HFC system, the...