The selection of PowerCO2OL units from Carrier signals “increased acceptance of CO2 for large-capacity applications,” the OEM said.
Carrier will supply its transcritical technology to 760 Cash & Carry stores in deal completed at EuroShop.
The project marks the first time that the fast food chain is using CO2 for its refrigeration needs – and it has ordered more.
Carrier Commercial Refrigeration is celebrating having delivered 10,000 CO2 systems to customers worldwide.
Carrier has completed 19 subcritical CO2 cascade projects in China to date. It is now looking towards transcritical CO2, heard participants at ATMOsphere China 2018.
Whatever the climate, the CO2OLtechEvoTM offers substantial energy savings for supermarkets, warehouses and process cooling.
The new CO2OLtec Evo system includes newly-developed adjustable modulating ejector technology.
Carrier has fitted Austria’s first ever transcritical CO2 installation for a distribution centre. The CO2OLtec refrigeration system was commissioned by SPAR for a facility in Ebergassing.
CO2 refrigeration systems for warmer southern European climates were on the radar at the ATMOsphere Europe conference in Barcelona last week, with manufacturers showcasing high-efficiency solutions capable of transcending the so-called ‘CO2 equator’.