R744.com RSS feed news, products, community - R744.com is theindustry platform for CO2 cooling and heatingexperts worldwide. 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, 31 May 2016 21:49:10 +0200 http://www.r744.com/rss en-gb Tue, 31 May 2016 21:49:10 +0200 Italy&rsquo;s largest hypermarket opts for CO2 transcritical http://www.r744.com/news/view/7000 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7000 2016-05-31 13:10:01 article In April 2016, the largest hypermarket in Italy opened its doors in Milan. Italian supermarket giant Iper&rsquo;s brand new 10,000 m<sup>2</sup> hypermarket is pioneering a CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical refrigeration system using ejector technology to enhance efficiency in temperatures of up to 38&deg;C, further demonstrating that CO<sub>2</sub> refrigeration is advancing across Southern Europe as an efficient and viable solution. Coles putting CO2 on the map Down Under http://www.r744.com/news/view/7001 http://www.r744.com/news/view/7001 2016-05-30 17:30:13 article The Australian retailer&rsquo;s first transcritical installation, which encompasses refrigeration, air conditioning and heating, is recording promising efficiency numbers, setting the stage for more installations of the technology. &amp;R-2016 &ndash; Workshop Commercial &amp; Industrial Refrigeration http://www.r744.com/events/view/1058 http://www.r744.com/events/view/1058 2016-05-27 12:19:01 event &amp;R-2016 &ndash; Workshop Commercial &amp; Industrial Refrigeration has as an objective to&nbsp;disseminate knowledge, promote technology, discuss technical standards and present trends in commercial and industrial refrigeration systems. CLIMAFRIO http://www.r744.com/companies/view/CLIMAFRIO http://www.r744.com/companies/view/CLIMAFRIO 2016-05-27 11:32:48 company CLIMAFRIO was founded in Riveira (Galicia, Spain) in 1988. Its main mission was to meet the technical assistance needs of the industrial and naval refrigeration sector. It was the first company in this sector in the region of Riveira to start developing activities in Riveira&acute;s port by providing a service not only to the fishing industry, but also to industrial refrigeration: canning plants, cold storage plants, supermarkets, cod sector, the dairy sector &amp; others. CO2 the talk of the town at ARBS in Melbourne http://www.r744.com/news/view/6994 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6994 2016-05-26 05:36:55 article Competition in the&nbsp;CO<sub>2</sub> technology arena is hotting up in Australia and New Zealand, with transcritical solutions coming to the fore&nbsp;at ARBS 2016 in Melbourne. EPA publishes rule approving CO2 for ice rinks, chillers, process AC http://www.r744.com/news/view/6992 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6992 2016-05-24 17:30:10 article The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has published in the Federal Register a notice finding carbon dioxide acceptable as a refrigerant in new equipment for ice skating rinks, centrifugal chillers, positive displacement chillers and industrial process air conditioning. BuildingsNY 2016&nbsp; http://www.r744.com/events/view/1048 http://www.r744.com/events/view/1048 2016-05-24 16:50:12 event BuildingsNY and GreenBuildingsNY will now combine into one larger event, encompassing all Green Build products including green building materials, green building design service, solar energy systems and more. <br /><br />The newly re-built show floor will feature a broad range of product categories including architectural products &amp; finishes, building automation, buildings materials &amp; services, code compliance, contract/service providers zone, energy efficiency/management, financing, business of buildings (insurance, accounting, legal, leasing &amp; marketing), green products, HVAC, ISC Security Pavilion, lighting, operations &amp; maintenance, plumbing supplies &amp; services &amp; retrofit/renovation. Global manufacturers eye Australia, New Zealand http://www.r744.com/news/view/6990 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6990 2016-05-23 12:26:02 article 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 end users to invest in innovative heat pump, hydrocarbon, CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical and low-charge NH<sub>3</sub>/CO<sub>2</sub> HVACR&amp;R solutions. ATMOsphere Australia a roaring success! http://www.r744.com/news/view/6988 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6988 2016-05-23 11:02:31 article Delegates attending ATMOpshere Australia expressed hope and confidence that the country&rsquo;s first ATMOsphere conference would have a lasting impact on the HVAC&amp;R industry and push forward much-needed discussions on the true potential for natural refrigerants Down Under. Read our coverage of ATMO Australia http://www.r744.com/news/view/6989 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6989 2016-05-23 10:10:47 article Our team was in Melbourne last week for ATMOsphere Australia 2016, our first-ever conference dedicated to natural refrigerant developments in Australia and New Zealand. Read on to hear about market trends, policy developments and exciting new technology applications Down Under. 12th REHVA World Congress CLIMA 2016 http://www.r744.com/events/view/1046 http://www.r744.com/events/view/1046 2016-05-21 16:40:09 event The 12<sup>th</sup> REHVA World Congress CLIMA 2016 is the leading International scientific congress in the field of HVAC (Heating, Ventilating and Air-Conditioning) which will take place in Aalborg, Denmark in May 2016.<br /><br />The scope of the congress is to offer researchers, industry, building owners, end users, consultants, engineers, architects, policy-makers, etc. a platform for the exchange of scientific knowledge and experiences on innovative technical solutions and on practical applications and technical solutions.<br /><br />CLIMA 2016 is a multidisciplinary congress for all stakeholders in the building sector as it deals with the whole live cycle of buildings and their HVAC systems from design specification to demolition and reuse.<br /><br />CLIMA 2016 will especially focus on energy efficient building and HVAC system performance in practice both in relation to fulfilment of the intended design, in relation to their ability to fulfil the needs of the occupants and interact with the users daily practice as well as in relation to their role in the future smart energy system. G7 countries to push for HFC phase-down http://www.r744.com/news/view/6986 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6986 2016-05-19 12:45:00 article The G7 group of countries has agreed to push for the adoption of an HFC phase-down amendment under the Montreal Protocol this year. The phase-down was among a raft of environmental issues discussed by G7 environment ministers and other officials including EU Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella in Toyama, Japan on 15-16 May. ATMOsphere America 2016 heads to Windy City http://www.r744.com/news/view/6987 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6987 2016-05-19 12:26:33 article It&rsquo;s that time of year again: policymakers, technical experts and end users are preparing for ATMOsphere America in Chicago, where they will discuss the latest trends in CO<sub>2</sub>, hydrocarbon and ammonia technologies currently sweeping North America. New industrial refrigeration systems from Japan under the spotlight http://www.r744.com/news/view/6984 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6984 2016-05-17 12:13:39 article 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 edition Accelerate Corporate, recently published in partnership with Japan-based Mayekawa, investigates further. ATMOsphere America 2016 to showcase cutting-edge CO2 case studies http://www.r744.com/news/view/6979 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6979 2016-05-12 12:38:22 article The ATMOsphere America Review Panel has announced the first case study selection for ATMOsphere America 2016, which will be held on 16 &amp; 17 June in Chicago. Former EU commissioner to push Danfoss&rsquo; sustainable technology http://www.r744.com/news/view/6978 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6978 2016-05-12 11:34:20 article Former EU Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard &ndash; the driving force behind the EU&rsquo;s F-Gas Regulation &ndash; has been elected to the Danfoss board. With natural refrigerants well placed to benefit from the HFC phase-down, the appointment follows the unveiling by the Danish company of a number of new climate-friendly HVAC&amp;R technologies. Danfoss Webinar: CO2&nbsp;Systems - A Global Approach and U.S. Trends http://www.r744.com/events/view/1044 http://www.r744.com/events/view/1044 2016-05-09 00:00:00 event WHEN: 18 MAY, 2016 - 9 AM PDT / 12 PM EDT / 6 PM CET<br /> <br /> Interest in carbon dioxide, or CO<sub>2</sub>, as a refrigerant in food retail applications has never been more intense than it is today. Much of that interest is due to CO<sub>2</sub> systems&rsquo; favorable environmental impact, including both a negligible direct contribution to global warming from the refrigerant and a lower indirect contribution through greater energy efficiency.<br /> <br /> Join us to learn more about evolving US food retail trends, changing regulations for supermarket refrigerants, and the latest technological developments for CO<sub>2</sub> systems such as boosters, parallel compressions, and ejectors. In addition, how these technologies apply to every more efficient warm climate solutions. EU F-Gas Regulation opening door to natrefs in Italian vending industry http://www.r744.com/news/view/6975 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6975 2016-05-07 15:48:23 article With many players in Italy&rsquo;s food and beverage vending industry slow to get to grips with the implications of the EU&rsquo;s HFC phase-down, companies like Blupura and SandenVendo &ndash; whose natural refrigerant-based solutions are market-ready &ndash; are well-placed to capitalise in the coming years as customers seek environmentally friendly vending solutions. R744.com reports from Venditalia, Italy&rsquo;s largest vending trade show, in Milan on 4-7 May 2016. Training on natural refrigerants is key, say European regulators http://www.r744.com/news/view/6974 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6974 2016-05-04 11:01:35 article During the ATMOsphere Europe 2016 conference in Barcelona, Spain, policy experts outlined the latest regulatory developments in Europe and beyond. Training of technicians was highlighted as a key activity to support the uptake of natural refrigerants in Europe.