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Transcritical CO<sub>2</sub> systems handling the heat in Georgia

Transcritical CO2 systems handling the heat in Georgia

10 August 2015
In a Sprouts store in Georgia, an all-CO2 system is performing more efficiently than baseline HFC technology. As Accelerate America Editor Michael Garry found out in the July-August edition, the U.S.’s increasin...
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General Fushi has big plans for CO<sub>2</sub> commercial refrigerat...

General Fushi has big plans for CO2 commercial refrigerat...

8 June 2015
At China Refrigeration 2015, R744.com talked to Zhang Tingxun from General Fushi, a local system manufacturer who showcased a new CO2 solution for commercial refrigeration. General Fushi’s hybrid CO2 technology ...
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Seafood processor sees bright future for natural refriger...

Seafood processor sees bright future for natural refriger...

2 June 2015
In an exclusive interview Dong Gyu Kim, Marketing Manager of Sea Sky Global, a leading Korean seafood processor, talks about his company’s experience of using Mayekawa’s Pascal Air refrigeration unit for u...
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Exclusive interview: Olaf Schulze explains METRO’s ...

Exclusive interview: Olaf Schulze explains METRO’s ...

22 May 2015
For Olaf Schulze, Director Facility, Energy & Resource Management at METRO GROUP, 2025 can’t come soon enough. The deadline will mark the turning point for METRO as it transitions entirely away from f-gases....
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Exclusive interview with Danfoss suggests CO<sub>2</sub> technology ...

Exclusive interview with Danfoss suggests CO2 technology ...

18 May 2015
At China Refrigeration 2015, R744.com interviewed Zhaohui (Stephen) Zhu, Sales Director for Food Retail in China about the opportunities and challenges CO2 technology represents for commercial refrigeration in China. ...
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Exclusive interview with Amad Hafez provides update on Po...

Exclusive interview with Amad Hafez provides update on Po...

21 April 2015
SONAE MC’s Amad Hafez spoke to R744.com about their experience with cascade systems in Portugal and the retailer’s feelings about their future use of natural refrigerants. While the company praised the hig...
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Practical CO<sub>2</sub> training arouses interest in Spain

Practical CO2 training arouses interest in Spain

9 April 2015
Moving south to Spain, R744.com interviews the professors Nacho Fandos (IES Llombai) and Ramón Cabello (Jaume I University of Castellón), pioneers of CO2 training in the country. Thanks to collaboration ...
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Coke's quest to reinvent refrigeration

Coke's quest to reinvent refrigeration

17 March 2015
During the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia, Greenpeace challenged Coca-Cola to stop using hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) gas as a refrigerant in its millions of vending machines and beverage coolers worldwide. The ca...
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Why Target opted for CO<sub>2</sub> as its prototype

Why Target opted for CO2 as its prototype

20 January 2015
A CO2 cascade refrigeration system met engineering chief Paul Anderson’s efficiency requirements, but victory on total costs remains down the road.At ATMOsphere America 2014, Paul Anderson, Target’s Engine...
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SCM Frigo’s Nicola Pignatelli talks CO<sub>2</sub> booste...

SCM Frigo’s Nicola Pignatelli talks CO2 booste...

10 December 2014
R744.com caught up with Nicola Pignatelli, Sales Director at SCM Frigo, to find out about the company's latest generation of CO2 booster systems for supermarket applications, the Emerald line, presented at Chillv...
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EcoThermics turns over a new leaf: exclusive interview wi...

EcoThermics turns over a new leaf: exclusive interview wi...

3 December 2014
EcoThermics Corporation is the developer and pre-production manufacturer of a patented type of transcritical CO2 compressor, based upon an axial design platform. Significant opportunities are in store for qualified he...
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CO<sub>2</sub> system uptake gains momentum in Spain

CO2 system uptake gains momentum in Spain

3 November 2014
In an exclusive interview with Cofrico, Technical Manager Ramon Puente, discusses the company’s latest CO2 and ammonia projects, Spanish market trends and potential business opportunities for natural refrigerant...
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Natural refrigerants at the Kobe Symposium - exclusive in...

Natural refrigerants at the Kobe Symposium - exclusive in...

29 October 2014
Ahead of the Kobe International Symposium on New Refrigerants and Environmental Technology 2014, R44.com took the opportunity to speak to Tetsuji Okada, the new president the Japan Refrigeration and Airconditioning In...
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Exclusive video interview with Brent Bullard of Raley's S...

Exclusive video interview with Brent Bullard of Raley's S...

16 October 2014
At ATMOsphere America 2014, R744.com reporters had the opportunity to chat with Brent Bullard, refrigeration engineer at Raley’s Supermarket, about his thoughts on the future of natural refrigerants in the North...
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EDEKA Nolte – energy savings and efficiency with CO...

EDEKA Nolte – energy savings and efficiency with CO...

6 October 2014
R744.com reporters had the exclusive opportunity to interview Andreas Nolte, managing director of EDEKA Nolte, about a new supermarket in southwest Germany using a CO2 transcritical refrigeration system. Nolte reveals...