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 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:18:14 +0100 http://www.r744.com/rss en-gb Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:18:14 +0100 Lawson, Alfamidi CO2 collaboration bearing fruit http://www.r744.com/news/view/6873 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6873 2016-02-10 14:09:08 article Japanese retailer Lawson expects to have 1,300 stores using CO<sub>2</sub> technology by the end of February 2016, and is working in tandem with Indonesian chain Alfamidi to affect positive change in neighbouring regions. R744.com reports from the ATMOsphere Asia conference in Tokyo. Mayekawa, Sanden to target commercial market in 2016 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6871 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6871 2016-02-10 13:22:36 article During a session on market trends at ATMOsphere Asia 2016, Mayekawa outlined its plans to adapt its NewTon system for use in a wider variety of applications, while Sanden continues to target the global convenience store market with its CO<sub>2</sub> solutions. Meanwhile, shecco's Nina Masson presented new research showing that the&nbsp;market gap between f-gases and natural refrigerants in Japan is constantly shrinking &ndash; partly driven by the surging popularity of naturals for vending machines. Read our coverage of ATMO Asia 2016 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6872 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6872 2016-02-10 12:42:59 article Our team is in Tokyo for ATMOsphere Asia 2016, bringing you all the latest news on all things natural. Read on to hear about market trends, policy developments and exciting new applications in Asia. Bitzer looking to strengthen position in Japanese CO2 market http://www.r744.com/news/view/6870 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6870 2016-02-10 10:14:00 article Leading compressor maker Bitzer sees huge potential to expand its position in the Japanese market, Ferdinand Spannan, managing director of Bitzer Japan, told R744.com in an exclusive interview on the occasion of the ATMOsphere Asia conference in Tokyo. NEXT Series: Carnot to drive HFC phase-out with CO2 systems http://www.r744.com/news/view/6869 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6869 2016-02-10 05:32:00 article Natural refrigerants &ndash; and particularly CO<sub>2</sub> applications &ndash; are not just in fashion but here to stay, Marc-Andr&eacute; Lesmerises, president of Carnot Refrigeration, told R744.com in an exclusive interview. The Canadian company is heading into 2016 with ambitious plans to launch CO<sub>2</sub> projects in data centres and training sessions for contractors interested in natural refrigerant technologies. Panasonic targeting supermarkets and CVS with 30 HP CO2 systems http://www.r744.com/news/view/6868 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6868 2016-02-09 14:32:00 article In a major announcement on the first day of ATMOsphere Asia 2016 in Tokyo, Panasonic announced new plans to develop a 30 HP CO<sub>2</sub> condensing unit suitable for use in larger supermarket formats. CRYOlogic http://www.r744.com/companies/view/CRYOlogic http://www.r744.com/companies/view/CRYOlogic 2016-02-08 10:43:00 company CRYOlogic organizes specialized Cold Chain seminars and offers vocational/educational material in its web page. The company also provides cold chain logistics consulting seervices &nbsp;and economic performance&nbsp;consulting seervices for 3PL business. Exclusive interview: Sanden blazing trail in CO2 refrigeration http://www.r744.com/news/view/6867 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6867 2016-02-08 01:01:00 article Continually innovating and building strong relations with partners are crucial to business success in Japan&rsquo;s increasingly competitive natural refrigerants market, Junya Ichikawa, president of Sanden Environmental Products Corp., told R744.com in an exclusive interview ahead of ATMO Asia. Sanden set to launch CO2 heat-pump water heater in US http://www.r744.com/news/view/6865 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6865 2016-02-05 15:42:00 article Sanden plans to launch a residential CO<sub>2</sub> heat-pump water heater in the US by early second quarter of 2016, and prominently featured the product at its AHR Expo booth last week. EPA rule to boost Bitzer&rsquo;s low-charge ammonia business http://www.r744.com/news/view/6864 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6864 2016-02-04 12:50:00 article With the US Environmental Protection Agency warning of impending SNAP refrigerant proposals aimed at industrial refrigeration, Bitzer is ready with its line of compressors designed for distributed, low-charge ammonia and ammonia-CO<sub>2</sub> systems. CAREL aims for natural refrigerant version of HEOS system http://www.r744.com/news/view/6862 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6862 2016-02-04 11:29:00 article In developing the HEOS Sistema, CAREL has come up with an environmentally friendly refrigeration system for supermarkets that was recognised with a 2016 AHR Expo Innovation Award in the &lsquo;refrigeration&rsquo; category. New components at AHR Expo support growth of transcritical CO2 in US http://www.r744.com/news/view/6861 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6861 2016-02-04 09:14:00 article New components needed to support the demand for transcritical CO<sub>2</sub> systems in the US were in evidence at the AHR Expo in Orlando, Florida, last week. Parker updates subcritical CO2 valves http://www.r744.com/news/view/6860 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6860 2016-02-03 12:43:00 article Responding to requests from OEMs to raise the maximum rated-pressure of valves for subcritical CO<sub>2</sub> refrigeration systems, Parker Hannifin (based in Washington, Missouri) did so for several products that it displayed at the AHR Expo in Orlando, Florida, last week. Emerson thinking &lsquo;outside the box&rsquo; at new Helix Innovation Center http://www.r744.com/news/view/6857 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6857 2016-02-03 11:28:00 article On 17 December last year, Emerson Climate Technologies, based in Sidney, Ohio, held a &lsquo;soft opening&rsquo; of its 40,000-square-foot Helix Innovation Center at the nearby University of Dayton, with a grand opening scheduled for the end of April. Read our coverage of AHR Expo 2016 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6854 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6854 2016-02-02 18:13:00 article Our team was on the ground last week at the 2016 AHR Expo, the USA&rsquo;s biggest trade show for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration industry, bringing you the latest news on all things natural. Read on to see our coverage! Japanese giant Panasonic first to deliver CO2 transcritical to Taiwan http://www.r744.com/news/view/6856 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6856 2016-02-02 14:17:00 article FamilyMart has made history by installing Taiwan&rsquo;s first CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical refrigeration system, at a Linkou Wenyi store, becoming the first chain in Taiwan to take advantage of the technology. The arrival of CO<sub>2</sub> transcritical on Taiwanese shores is another sign that the global market for natural refrigerants is reaching new lands. CAREL sees 'broad interest' in natural refrigerants in Japan http://www.r744.com/news/view/6855 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6855 2016-02-02 12:24:00 article Broad interest in natural refrigerants in Japan and Japanese government programmes that encourage the development of environmentally friendly solutions are helping to boost uptake of naturals there, Tadao Sekiguchi of CAREL Japan told R744.com in an exclusive interview ahead of ATMO Asia. NEXT Series: New applications for naturals driving HFC phase-out http://www.r744.com/news/view/6853 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6853 2016-02-01 10:29:00 article New applications for natural refrigerants &ndash; such as water-cooled self-contained cabinets &ndash; are helping to drive a rapid phase-out of HFC refrigerants. Meanwhile, countries that participated in December's UN climate talks are likely to follow the example of Europe and the US in adopting policies that help to boost the natural refrigerants market, Diego Malimpensa, business unit manager for retail solutions at CAREL, told R744.com in an exclusive interview. Walgreens net-zero store wins ASHRAE Technology Award http://www.r744.com/news/view/6850 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6850 2016-01-27 08:25:00 article Walgreens net-zero store in Evanston, Illinois has won the ASHRAE Technology Award in the commercial buildings category. CO<sub>2</sub> refrigeration for heating and cooling is an integral part of the net-zero energy project. Consumer goods industry to consider broader use of naturals http://www.r744.com/news/view/6847 http://www.r744.com/news/view/6847 2016-01-26 17:33:00 article Some of the world&rsquo;s biggest companies agreed last week to consider increasing their use of natural refrigerants as an alternative to climate-damaging hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs).