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NEXT Series: Dorin confident CO<sub>2</sub> can be efficient in warm...

NEXT Series: Dorin confident CO2 can be efficient in warm...

24 February 2016
New technology developments to help overcome the challenges of operating in high ambient temperatures are proving that CO2 transcritical units are “the way to go” for supermarkets – wherever they are...
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Retailers METRO and Sobeys look to extend global reach

Retailers METRO and Sobeys look to extend global reach

18 February 2016
At ATMOsphere Asia 2016, retail giant METRO AG outlined its ambitious plans to use natural refrigerants in all of its stores worldwide, where technically feasible, while Canadian food retailer Sobeys evidenced how tra...
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EXCLUSIVE: Carter asks EPA to accept R1270 in retail

EXCLUSIVE: Carter asks EPA to accept R1270 in retail

18 February 2016
UK OEM Carter Retail Equipment has applied to the US Environmental Protection Agency to have the hydrocarbon R1270 (propene, also called propylene) accepted under the EPA’s Significant New Applications Policy (S...
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EU’s Strategy on Heating and Cooling explores poten...

EU’s Strategy on Heating and Cooling explores poten...

17 February 2016
According to the first EU-level Strategy on Heating and Cooling, the phase-down of fluorinated gases under the EU F-Gas Regulation will help accelerate the renovation of heating and cooling systems in buildings. The E...
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Intensifying regulatory actions creating opportunities fo...

Intensifying regulatory actions creating opportunities fo...

16 February 2016
During ATMOsphere Asia 2016 in Tokyo, Japan, policy experts outlined the latest regulatory developments in Japan and other regions, such as Europe, North America and China. Training of technicians was highlighted as a...
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China’s policy promoting shift to naturals in 2016

China’s policy promoting shift to naturals in 2016

15 February 2016
Issuing the list of recommended substitutes for HCFCs, finalising proposals for Stage II of the HCFC Phase-out Management Plan (HPMP) and revising national standards for natural refrigerants – China’s...
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US, Canadian home appliance industry to phase down HFC re...

US, Canadian home appliance industry to phase down HFC re...

15 February 2016
North America’s home appliance industry is aiming to reduce the use of hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerants in household refrigerators and freezers after 2024 – with a view to eliminating their use complet...
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HCJ 2016

Trade Fair | 16 Feb. 2016 - 19 Feb. 2016 | Tokyo, Japan
Japan’s largest trade show for hospitality, food service and catering. HCJ represents the three trade shows: HOTERES JAPAN: International hotels & restaurant trade show for hotel, "ryokan", travel, and thei...
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ADEME publishes guide to refrigerants in distribution sector

ADEME publishes guide to refrigerants in distribution sector

12 February 2016
ADEME, the French Environment and Energy Management Agency, has published a guide to refrigerants in the distribution sector to help companies to make informed decisions when investing in new refrigeration systems. Th...
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ATMOsphere Asia 2016: Defining 'low GWP' must be top of p...

ATMOsphere Asia 2016: Defining 'low GWP' must be top of p...

11 February 2016
Defining ‘low global warming potential’, providing assistance for Southeast Asian countries in transitioning to natural refrigerant technology, and increased Japanese Environment Ministry funding for natur...
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Delhaize’s commitment to naturals and lessons learn...

Delhaize’s commitment to naturals and lessons learn...

10 February 2016
Whether it’s CO2 or hydrocarbons, Delhaize made its plans clear to introduce as many natural refrigerant solutions as possible and use ATMO Asia 2016 as a platform to learn from Japanese retailers, particularly ...
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Mayekawa, Sanden to target commercial market in 2016

Mayekawa, Sanden to target commercial market in 2016

10 February 2016
During a session on market trends at ATMOsphere Asia 2016, Mayekawa outlined its plans to adapt its NewTon system for use in a wider variety of applications, while Sanden continues to target the global convenience sto...
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Read our coverage of ATMO Asia 2016

Read our coverage of ATMO Asia 2016

10 February 2016
Our team is in Tokyo for ATMOsphere Asia 2016, bringing you all the latest news on all things natural. Read on to hear about market trends, policy developments and exciting new applications in Asia.
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Nordbygg 2016

Trade Fair | 5 Apr. 2016 - 8 Apr. 2016 | Älvsjö, Sweden
Nordbygg is taking place from 5 to 8 April in Älvsjö , Sweden, and is considered one of the Northern Europe's largest and most important construction industry events. Nordbygg's goal is to offer a grasp of d...
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Exclusive interview: Sanden blazing trail in CO<sub>2</sub> refriger...

Exclusive interview: Sanden blazing trail in CO2 refriger...

8 February 2016
Continually innovating and building strong relations with partners are crucial to business success in Japan’s increasingly competitive natural refrigerants market, Junya Ichikawa, president of Sanden Environment...
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EXCLUSIVE: Carter applies to EPA’s SNAP to raise ch...

EXCLUSIVE: Carter applies to EPA’s SNAP to raise ch...

5 February 2016
In a move long and eagerly awaited in the food retail and food service sectors, UK firm Carter Retail Equipment yesterday submitted an application to the US Environmental Protection Agency to increase the maximum char...
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Kappa Tropical Compressors for R600a

Compressor | 4 February 2016

from Secop GmbH

  • The new KAPPA range for tropical conditions
  • Designed to support regions which experience harsh and challenging environments
  • Where voltage fluctuations as well as high ambient temperatures need to be taken into acc...

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Propane, variable-speed compressors rising to US energy e...

Propane, variable-speed compressors rising to US energy e...

4 February 2016
It is common knowledge in the refrigeration industry that the US Department of Energy will impose aggressive new energy efficiency standards for commercial appliances from the beginning of next year.
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CAREL aims for natural refrigerant version of HEOS system

CAREL aims for natural refrigerant version of HEOS system

4 February 2016
In developing the HEOS Sistema, CAREL has come up with an environmentally friendly refrigeration system for supermarkets that was recognised with a 2016 AHR Expo Innovation Award in the ‘refrigeration’ cat...