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Everything R744 http://www.r744.com/rss article company event paper R744.com RSS feed http://www.r744.com/rss http://www.r744.com/themes/r744/img/logo.png 140 70 (c) 2016 R744.com RSS2Writer Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:01:15 +0200 http://www.r744.com/rss en-gb Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:01:15 +0200 Ice rinks &lsquo;will go CO2&rsquo; in future http://www.r744.com/news/view/7133 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7133 2016-08-30 11:39:18 article <p><em>Natural refrigerant CO<sub>2</sub> will become the refrigerant of choice for ice rinks, argued Swedish refrigeration engineering consultants Energi &amp; Kylanalys (EKA) at last week&rsquo;s Gustav Lorentzen conference in Edinburgh. </em></p> Managing your ammonia system with G&uuml;ntner know-how http://www.r744.com/news/view/7132 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7132 2016-08-30 10:37:49 article <p><em>As our preview of new natural refrigerant products at Chillventa 2016 continues, today the spotlight falls on </em><em>component manufacturer </em><em>G&uuml;ntner, which will be showcasing updated CO<sub>2</sub> gas coolers, a glycol collection system and a new building management system for big ammonia installations. </em></p> Spotlight on 2017&rsquo;s ATMOsphere conference series in Asia-Pacific http://www.r744.com/news/view/7131 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7131 2016-08-30 10:10:18 article In 2017 the ATMOsphere conference series will see over 1,300 industry experts hear more than 250 presentations across five conferences and events on four continents. China&rsquo;s HCFC phase-out ambitions under spotlight at Gustav Lorentzen http://www.r744.com/news/view/7129 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7129 2016-08-25 23:42:20 article <p>Experts attending the 2016 Gustav Lorentzen conference this week were optimistic that China&rsquo;s HCFC phase-out plan will trigger wider uptake of natural refrigerants across the Asian powerhouse.</p> Global refrigerated warehouse capacity increases http://www.r744.com/news/view/7126 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7126 2016-08-25 12:50:51 article <p><em>On 11th &nbsp;August, a survey by the Global Cold Chain Alliance found that global refrigerated warehouse capacity grew to 600 million cubic metres from 2014 to 2016; growth was mostly from emerging markets such as China. </em></p> Bridging the training gap down under http://www.r744.com/news/view/7125 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7125 2016-08-25 10:55:56 article <p><em>Raising natural refrigerant training standards is central to Box Hill&rsquo;s education center in Melbourne, Australia. </em></p> Advansor to deliver World&rsquo;s biggest CO2 system so far http://www.r744.com/news/view/7124 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7124 2016-08-24 15:30:54 article <p><em>Danish manufacturer Advansor is working on the biggest CO<sub>2</sub> industrial refrigeration system known in the world in a lettuce plant in the Netherlands </em></p> Natrefs, a significant part of Aldi South&rsquo;s climate strategy http://www.r744.com/news/view/7122 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7122 2016-08-23 12:29:44 article <p><em>Extensive use of natural refrigerants is an integral part of Aldi South&rsquo;s climate strategy, according to the retailer&rsquo;s first Corporate Responsibility report published on 14 July. </em></p> ColdChain Eurasia Expo http://www.r744.com/events/view/1087 http://www.r744.com/events/view/1087 2016-08-23 12:06:20 event ColdChain Eurasia Expo&nbsp;is where the participants can network, learn and strengthen their business in a region packed with opportunity and long-term growth potential.&nbsp;It will comprise a trade exhibition to connect suppliers with buyers and a specialist conference for education, information and debate amongst the professionals who develop and shape the industry in the region.&nbsp;<br /><br />The event will be co-located with&nbsp;WorldFood Istanbul, the region&rsquo;s largest and most influential trade event for the burgeoning food industry. With almost 500 exhibiting companies and 15,000 visitors regularly participating at&nbsp;WorldFood Istanbul, ColdChain Eurasia Expo&nbsp;will tap into a vibrant business atmosphere and ready-made source of buyers in addition to those outside of the food sector. Natref system manufacturers top Carbon Clean list http://www.r744.com/news/view/7120 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7120 2016-08-23 11:18:21 article <p><em>A prestigious report published last week (15th August), includes the main manufacturers of natural refrigerant systems among the top 200 companies ranked by their carbon emissions.&nbsp; </em></p> HFC phase-down: 'Huge business opportunity' for natrefs http://www.r744.com/news/view/7119 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7119 2016-08-22 23:45:53 article <p>Global efforts to secure a historic agreement to phase down HFC consumption under the Montreal Protocol are creating opportunities for natural refrigerants to thrive, heard participants in the 12th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Natural Working Fluids Conference in Edinburgh today.</p> The Metro Group gives a renewed impulse to natural refrigerants http://www.r744.com/news/view/7118 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7118 2016-08-18 14:50:37 article <p><em>A new energy efficiency network within the global retail giant Metro Group is translating into a strong commitment to natural refrigerants. </em></p> Equilibar, LLC http://www.r744.com/companies/view/equilibar_llc http://www.r744.com/companies/view/equilibar_llc 2016-08-18 14:16:19 company Equilibar specializes in back pressure valves for highly demanding applications, including manual and computer automated control. Gustav Lorentzen conference to focus on latest innovations http://www.r744.com/news/view/7115 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7115 2016-08-17 18:02:58 article <p>12th IIR Gustav Lorentzen Natural Working Fluids Conference, to take place in Edinburgh next week, will review latest trends and innovations related to natural refrigerants. <em>&nbsp;</em></p> US pioneers prison sentences for refrigerant leaks http://www.r744.com/news/view/7114 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7114 2016-08-16 14:39:45 article <p><em>A man from Ohio has been sentenced to 54 months in jail and a fine of $29.000 for leaking environmentally harming refrigerants into the atmosphere. This follows similar prosecutions by the United States as part of the Clean Air Act. </em></p> Ecosave Inc. http://www.r744.com/companies/view/ecosave_inc http://www.r744.com/companies/view/ecosave_inc 2016-08-14 13:09:08 company Ecosave reduces the energy and water consumption through building upgrades and ongoing Energy Management services. <br /><br />The company specialises in energy efficiency retrofit projects, Building Automation Systems and ongoing retro-commissioning. IIR encouraging women to pursue careers in HVAC&amp;R http://www.r744.com/news/view/7112 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7112 2016-08-10 15:35:45 article <p>The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) yesterday announced the creation of a new working group on careers in refrigeration. Part of the group&rsquo;s remit will to raise interest in pursuing HVAC&amp;R careers among women.</p> Whole Foods installs USA&rsquo;s first hydrocarbon-CO2 cascade system http://www.r744.com/news/view/7110 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7110 2016-08-10 11:10:42 article <p><em>US food retailer Whole Foods has installed an R290-CO<sub>2</sub> commercial refrigeration system at a store in Santa Clara, California. The environmentally friendly system is the first of its kind in the United States.</em></p> Mexico looks to Montreal Protocol for natrefs boost http://www.r744.com/news/view/7111 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7111 2016-08-10 09:23:49 article <p>Mexico is seeking an agreement within the Montreal Protocol framework that would enable a phase-down of HFCs in the country. Accelerate America reports.</p>