Biaggini’s system is one of the first of its kind to use CO2 as the refrigerant in dual-duty air conditioning/heating system, the company said.
With Your Virtual Cold-Chain Assistant, small-scale farmers will be able to afford a cold-chain facility, thereby preventing food loss.
The system includes refrigeration, heating and air conditioning, and boasts up to 30% better energy efficiency than other CO2 booster systems.
Working with Biaggini Frigoriferi, the Swiss retailer has deployed a “total energy” system with provisions for refrigeration, heating and air-conditioning.
Carrier Commercial Refrigeration is celebrating having delivered 10,000 CO2 systems to customers worldwide.
Migros Ticino has opened a new supermarket in Switzerland that uses Biaggini’s new TotalEnergy integrated CO2 system to serve refrigeration and HVAC needs.
Biaggini Frigoriferi, situated in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland, plans to install five integrated CO2 transcritical systems in 2019.
The deal makes the Italian firm one of the biggest refrigeration heat exchanger makers.