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Hybrid CO<sub>2</sub> systems in the US – cascading success

Hybrid CO2 systems in the US – cascading success

28 January 2015
On 13 January, GreenChill hosted a webinar discussing experiences with hybrid CO2 refrigeration systems in the US, focusing in particular on the reasons why one leading US retailer chose to switch to natural refrigera...
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Konvekta AG: CO<sub>2</sub> leading choice for MAC in buses

Konvekta AG: CO2 leading choice for MAC in buses

23 January 2015
Konvekta AG, a leading manufacturer of thermal systems for commercial vehicles, confirms that CO2 is the optimal refrigerant choice for mobile air conditioning in buses, both in terms of environmental sustainability a...
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Sobeys set for life with CO<sub>2</sub>-only refrigeration system

Sobeys set for life with CO2-only refrigeration system

22 January 2015
Sobeys, North America's leading user of CO2-only refrigeration, chose a future-proof natural solution to avoid having to ever retrofit its systems again. Yves Hugron, Sobeys Engineering Director, explains how they did...
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UPDATE: on the road again - CO<sub>2</sub> usage in transport refrig...

UPDATE: on the road again - CO2 usage in transport refrig...

14 January 2015
With updated F-Gas regulations coming into effect in Europe in 2015 and a general shift away from HFCs across the rest of the globe, change is coming to the HVAC&R sector, including to transport refrigeration, whi...
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Cutting-edge CO<sub>2</sub> refrigeration systems installed at new U...

Cutting-edge CO2 refrigeration systems installed at new U...

13 January 2015
In October 2014, United Natural Foods Inc., a leading national distributor of natural and organic foods, specialty foods, and related products in the U.S. and Canada, opened a 500,000 ft2 (46,452m2) distribution centr...
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Winding down with the best of R744 in 2014

Winding down with the best of R744 in 2014

19 December 2014
2014 has been an exciting year for natural refrigerants, especially CO2. R744.com summarises the key developments of “everything R744” in 2014.
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Bitzer confirms CO<sub>2</sub> is no longer a niche market with...

Bitzer confirms CO2 is no longer a niche market with...

17 December 2014
Bitzer gave a stimulating presentation at the Chillventa 2014 trade fair – organised in Nuremberg - focusing on the future of CO2 as a refrigerant and their intrinsic role within it. The presentation noted that ...
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shecco Japan launches bilingual survey on natural refrige...

shecco Japan launches bilingual survey on natural refrige...

2 December 2014
shecco Japan has launched the first ever bilingual English-Japanese survey on natural refrigerants to collect the latest industry data from HVAC&R experts, manufacturers, component supplier, end users, contractors...
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Danfoss CO<sub>2</sub> training today prepares customers for the cha...

Danfoss CO2 training today prepares customers for the cha...

28 November 2014
Danfoss now offers hands-on CO2 training programmes in a number of different formats as a value added service for its customers and their network, as well as a variety of CO2 dedicated eLessons in up to 9 languages. A...
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Pump it up! Significant growth in Chinese CO<sub>2</sub> heat pump m...

Pump it up! Significant growth in Chinese CO2 heat pump m...

26 November 2014
The Chinese CO2 heat pump market is entering a growth phase. Thanks to government support for high energy efficiency technology, products using CO2 as the refrigerant are becoming increasingly important for manufactur...
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Costa Rica’s first CO<sub>2</sub>/ammonia cascade refrigeratio...

Costa Rica’s first CO2/ammonia cascade refrigeratio...

24 November 2014
PIMA’s facility in Heredia, Costa Rica, has been equipped with the first CO2/ammonia cascade system installed in Central America. The project, which complies with the Costa Rican Government’s targets to ha...
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Romania: more CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical stores planned following ...

Romania: more CO2 transcritical stores planned following ...

19 November 2014
One year on since the first CO2 transcritical installation in Romania, R744.com talked to the key companies involved in the Galati store installation to find out how the system was performing. So far the system, which...
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shecco debuts its new monthly magazine on natural refrige...

shecco debuts its new monthly magazine on natural refrige...

7 November 2014
shecco, the worldwide expert in natural refrigerant news, has launched Accelerate America, the first monthly news magazine written for and about the most progressive business leaders working with natural refrigerants....
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Golden State Foods: ammonia-CO<sub>2</sub> cascade system in newly o...

Golden State Foods: ammonia-CO2 cascade system in newly o...

29 October 2014
Golden State Foods (GSF), one of the world’s largest fast food restaurant suppliers, has installed an ammonia-CO2 cascade refrigeration system in its newly opened LEED-certified distribution centre. The new faci...
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168 additional CO<sub>2</sub> stores by Japanese retailers to receiv...

168 additional CO2 stores by Japanese retailers to receiv...

24 October 2014
The number of CO2 supermarkets and convenience stores in Japan is set to grow more than threefold next year. On the top of the 249 CO2 stores receiving a subsidy from Japanese government in the first selection round a...