To date, the Japanese manufacturer has installed 410 transcritical CO2 units at 140 projects in Japan and Southeast Asia.
Projects can use CO2-, propane- or ammonia-based technologies to show how improved cold chains can reduce greenhouse gas emissions, operational costs and food loss.
Technical presentations from SCM Ref Australia and Danfoss representatives focused on R744 technologies for cold chain refrigeration.
ATMO World Summit: Cold Chain Innovation Hub Presents Latest Updates on Manila NatRef Training Facility
The renovation and preparation of the physical CCI-Hub space in the Filipino capital is set to be completed this quarter.
The Philippine government has issued an HFC order in preparation for ratification of the Kigali Amendment.
The contributions include CO2 and propane refrigeration systems for transport and food retail applications as well as knowledge, expertise and logistics.
CO2 and R290 transport refrigeration units seen as helping country’s cold chain at CCI-Hub workshop.
Ammonia is the traditional refrigerant, while CO2 is a newcomer in the country’s cold-storage market.
Cold Chain Innovation Hub in Philippines Announces Online Training Workshop on Industrial Refrigeration
The event, set for March 23, will focus on advanced technologies using natural refrigerants.
Interested companies must apply by March 31.