Emerson’s 14th webinar in its E360 series focused on the recent EPA rulings regarding high-GWP HFC delistings and their likely impact on the industry.
Bitzer UK has increased its activities, launching training initiatives to support the vibrant and growing British market while also expanding its remanufacturing service centre Green Point, which was launched last year.
At this year’s AHR Expo in Chicago, Emerson had their IPro Genius programmable controller on display. The IPro Genius controls high-pressure controls and bypass valves effectively to help maintain a constant flash tank pressure which is one of the keys to full efficiency when using a transcritical CO2 booster system and adds to the larger system to ensure optimal results for commercial refrigeration.
Exclusive interview with Danfoss suggests CO2 technology can bring new opportunities for retailers in China
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. Since the first CO2 store opened in China in 2011, the market has shown positive progress.
The biannual IIR Conference in Ohrid, Macedonia typically focuses on the use of ammonia in refrigeration but this year’s event, held April 16-18, involved formal discussions on CO2 for the first time, in response to its increasing use. This included presentations on the specific equipment required for the use of CO2 in different refrigeration applications.
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 high savings their CO2 subcritical commercial refrigeration systems were able to provide, they are still seeking an alternative to R134a. The performance of its two CO2/NH3 stores has not met expectations. However, SONAE MC is keeping an eye on CO2