Articles Tagged with ''CO2 as a refrigerant''

CO2 Refrigerant Growth Continues

Inroads Ongoing in United States
By Peter Powell
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CO2 as a refrigerant has been a part of the refrigeration landscape for close to a decade. The most anticipated next step was running CO2 as a standalone refrigerant in a system, which is being done in Europe in more and larger applications. Finally, the approach crossed the Atlantic.


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July 14, 2014: Danfoss Discusses CO2 Refrigeration Benefits at ATMOsphere America

Presentation Showcases Impact of CO2 Systems on Climate and Energy Efficiency
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Danfoss highlighted the sustainability benefits of CO2 refrigeration systems in supermarket applications during a presentation at ATMOsphere America 2014 in San Francisco. ATMOsphere America convened industry leaders to discuss the latest technologies, market trends, and regulatory issues in the field of natural refrigerants.


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July 11, 2014: Sprouts Farmers Market to Open Atlanta-Area Store with CO2 Refrigeration

Transcritical CO2 Refrigeration Systems Are Normally Limited to Colder Climates
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Sprouts Farmers Market announced that it is opening a new store in the metro-Atlanta area using CO2 refrigeration. According to the company, it will be the first CO2-based supermarket refrigeration system in a warm weather market in North America.


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Lawson Wins Award for CO2 Refrigeration Use

C-Store Chain Lowers Total Energy Consumption by 11 Percent
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As the industry continues to deal with f-gas issues, recognition continues to come to refrigeration systems using CO2 as a refrigerant.


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Feb. 12, 2014: Coca-Cola Installs 1 Millionth HFC-Free Cooler Globally

Company Working Toward 2015 Goal to Use Natural Refrigerants for All New Cold-Drink Equipment
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The Coca-Cola Co. announced that it has installed its 1 millionth hydrofluorocarbon (HFC)-free cooler using natural refrigerant. Together with its bottling partners, the Coca-Cola system has established a goal that all new cold-drink equipment will be HFC-free by 2015.


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Sustainable Refrigeration is Only ‘Natural’

New Refrigerants Still Need Careful Control, Simplicity
By Peter Powell
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The purpose of the Atmosphere America event in Washington, D.C., this past summer was to present a business case for the so-called natural refrigerants.


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Learning About CO2 as a Refrigerant

As Uses Grow, Need For Training Increases
By Peter Powell
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As the industry continues to introduce more equipment using CO2 as a refrigerant, the need for training to work with that gas is growing. In a recent announcement, Scotland-based Star Refrigeration is offering training in that regard through its Star Learning Solutions program.


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The Ebb and Flow of CO2 and HFO-1234yf in Stationary and Transit Applications

By Peter Powell
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When it comes to R-744 (CO2) as a refrigeration refrigerant, things seem to be more stable in stationary usage than in transportation applications. In the latter, the European automotive sector is looking beyond HFC for refrigerants in air conditioning.


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Awaiting the Natural Refrigerant Revolution

By Peter Powell
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Inroads regarding natural refrigerants have been reported — and will continue to be reported — in The NEWS. I recently returned from the International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR) Conference in Colorado Springs where ‘natural’ was — naturally — the topic.


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Danfoss Offers HVACR Technology Sessions

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Danfoss will bring its Technology Theater to Phoenix on April 9; La Mirada, Calif., on April 11; East Elmhurst, N.Y., on April 24; and Cherry Hill, N.J., on April 25. 


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