A symposium on commercial refrigeration in New Orleans, US reviewed solutions post HFC phase-down, pointing to CO2 as a leading option.
The new home of the Belgian national ice hockey team, designed by SCM Frigo, is the country’s first ice rink to use CO2 as the sole refrigerant and the first capable of operating all year round.
Component manufacturer Güntner expects the industrial and commercial cooling industry to go for ammonia and CO2, based on feedback from customers at Chillventa 2016.
Retail giant Carrefour will open a hypermarket fitted with a state-of-the-art CO2 transcritical refrigeration system in the Brazilian city of São Paulo on 27 October.
Compact Kältetechnik’s Stephan Leideck told R744.com at Chillventa 2016 that the company’s ejector for transcritical CO2 systems could hit the market by 2017.
Green & Cool last week formally launched its compact CO2Y condensing units designed for convenience stores, petrol stations and other small businesses.
Japanese manufacturer Mayekawa sees natural refrigerants playing a huge role in industrial refrigeration, both now and in the future.
Danish manufacturer Advansor is ready to capitalise on the European food retail sector’s move towards smaller stores by providing integrated heating and cooling systems, Managing Director Kim G. Christensen told R744.com at Chillventa 2016.