Feinstein and Padilla follow petition from environmental groups.
CO2 refrigeration systems will be installed at 12 of 15 stores that are collectively receiving US$1 million in grants.
ALDI US and Whole Foods Market are among the six food retailers that will be using the funds at 16 supermarkets, 14 for new systems and two for refrigerant retrofits.
NASRC plans to launch Aggregated Incentives Program this summer with state incentive program.
But the walk-in evaporator maker sees lack of CO2 interest in the U.S.
Target, Whole Foods, Sobeys and Ahold USA will be among those offering insights on sustainable refrigeration and store energy savings amid a period of rapid transition in North America.
In light of ambitious greenhouse gas emission reduction targets in California, electricity supplier Southern California Edison (SCE) is making natural refrigerants central to its plans by evaluating the energy savings delivered by natural-refrigerant technologies. Through the state’s Refrigerant Management Plan, senior engineer at SCE Paul Delaney explains in the latest edition of Accelerate America how the utility plans to implement meaningful change.