With Parties to the Montreal Protocol currently engaged in talks that could establish a pathway to a global HFC phase-down, a new UNEP report demonstrates how natural refrigerants are delivering climate-friendly refrigeration solutions for commercial and transport refrigeration worldwide.
Ammonia remains at the heart of food refrigeration despite recent uptake of CO2 technologies, heard participants in a Eurammon symposium last month.
Danish company Advansor is showing how CO2 transcritical technology can be rolled out across the world and in all climates. To mark the firm’s 10th anniversary, Accelerate Europe spoke to founder and managing director Kim G. Christensen about their journey so far and his vision for the next 10 years.
A CO2 transcritical booster system is helping to deliver energy savings at a Co-op supermarket in the northern English town of Horwich, near Manchester.
In April 2016, the largest hypermarket in Italy opened its doors in Milan. Italian supermarket giant Iper’s brand new 10,000 m2 hypermarket is pioneering a CO2 transcritical refrigeration system using ejector technology to enhance efficiency in temperatures of up to 38°C, further demonstrating that CO2 refrigeration is advancing across Southern Europe as an efficient and viable solution.
EKA (Energi & Kylanalys), specialists in the field of refrigeration, energy analysis and energy efficiency in ice arenas, joins R744.com as a Bronze Partner to showcase its CO2 expertise.
Hillphoenix has already installed its recently introduced AdvansorFlex CO2 transcritical unit – a downsized, less expensive version of its traditional Advansor CO2 transcritical booster system – in 30-40 stores in the United States, Derek Gosselin, the Conyers, Ga.-based company’s systems technical sales manager, told R744.com at the Food Marketing Institute Connect show at McCormick Place in Chicago yesterday (22 June).
Denner, a leading Swiss discount retailer, is putting energy efficiency – and natural refrigerants CO2 and propane – at the top of its climate agenda. Their aim is to reduce emissions by 10% by 2020.