The parliamentarian was particularly focused on heat pumps during his address at the ATMO Europe Summit, warning that PFAS could undermine progress within the sector.
The winners were recognized for advancing the adoption of natural refrigerant-based technologies in Europe through their innovations, installations and advocacy.
The Italian companies replaced the existing drop-in R134a unit with a CO2 one, offering up to 58% energy savings.
The transaction ‒ worth €25 million in 2022 ‒ ensures continuity of business activities by creating a new company, Heifo Kältetechnik, that is 100% owned by Epta.
In a simulation, the Italian manufacturer’s adiabatic system reduced power consumption by 70%, boosting COP by 80%, compared to a dry gas cooler.
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The system “optimizes” the low-temperature demand with medium-temperature “satellite” compression, high-temperature compression, vapor ejection and adiabatic gas cooling.
The Green Cooling Summit will gather stakeholders to discuss the future of sustainable cooling along the cold chain.
Zero-C system with Dorin compressors will provide refrigeration, air-conditioning and heating to facility with 60,000 product pallets.
The Spanish OEM is currently field testing a 30kW model of its iCOOL CO2 product range in Europe, with plans to develop a 58.6kW unit.
Starting in October, the company plans to host four webinars highlighting energy-efficient and sustainable solutions for food and beverage processing, distribution, storage, retail and district heating.