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Frascold opens SHANGHAI office

26 March 2015 | Frascold
The Frascold growth process doesn’t stop and after the recent announcement of the opening of the Frascold USA subsidiary, we are delighted to announce the opening of a new company in the Chinese territory. &nbs...
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Emerson plans commercial kitchen research

24 March 2015 | Cooling Post
Emerson Climate Technologies will include a fully operational commercial kitchen within its Helix innovation centre which is due to open towards the end of this year.   The kitchen is one of five modules curren...
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China introduce low-GWP label for room air conditioning a...

23 March 2015 | CHEAA
On 13th March 2015, China launched a new low-GWP label for room air conditioning and heat pump water heaters to accelerate the development of natural refrigerant-based solutions in China. The Chinese Ministry of Envir...
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Hydrocarbons training scheme launched in France

23 March 2015 | La RPF
The Afpa (The French Association for Vocational Training), is together with the distributor Eberhardt Frères, now providing training to installers on hydrocarbons R600a (isobutane) and R290 (propane).  Tak...
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Red Bull charges toward sustainable cooling

20 March 2015 | Accelerate America
Red Bull, producer of the best-selling energy drink in the world, is becoming known for its environmental leadership, particularly in the area of beverage refrigeration. Paige Dunn explains the company's commitment to...
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Lowe's Markets begin testing of hydrocarbons frozen-food ...

18 March 2015 | shecco Publications
Lowe's Markets, a Texas supermarket chain with 146 stores has begun testing propane frozen-food cases in a remodelled 34,000-square-foot store located in Lubbock, Texas. The store has installed a lineup of frozen-food...
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Ministry looks to curb emission of short-lived climate po...

13 March 2015 | Jordan Times
The Ministry of Environment will start identifying sectors that produce short-lived climate pollutants (SLCPs), under a $123,000 grant agreement signed on Wednesday.   The agreement, signed by the ministry and ...
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Considering Complexities in Commercial Refrigeration

11 March 2015 | ACHR News
Danfoss’ 22nd EnVisioneering Symposium was titled “Refrigerants2Sustainability,” and focused on the challenges reshaping the refrigeration landscape. These include climate change — driven by bo...
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Why Your Fridge Pollutes and How It's Changing

10 March 2015 | National Geographic
As the U.S. pushes to ensure new refrigerators and air conditioners contain less polluting chemicals, new fridges will likely be greener. In a switchover that will be largely invisible to consumers, more fridges and a...
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Hydrocarbon refrigerant - a case study

9 March 2015 | Northeast Cooling
As EPA & Snap regulations start to take effect there will be a push towards CO2 & Hydrocarbon natural refrigerants in Chicago, North America & beyond. CO2 & Hydrocarbon Refrigerant have been in use ...
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Focus on visual merchandising driving refrigerated displa...

6 March 2015 | Press Release Rocket
GIA has released a comprehensive global report on refrigerated display cases, which is forecast to reach US$11.4 billion by 2020. Spurred by the rising importance of visual merchandising as a cost effective way to boo...
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National Restaurant Association announces the 2015 Kitche...

5 March 2015 | Restaurant news
The National Restaurant Association today announced the recipients of the 2015 Kitchen Innovations (KI) Awards, which reflect the trends and topics most important to foodservice operators today. The 23 selected innova...
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ORNL signs agreement with Whirlpool Corp. to develop new ...

3 March 2015 | Oak Ridge National Laboratory
The Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Whirlpool Corporation are collaborating to design a refrigerator that could cut energy use by up to 40 percent compared with current models.   ...
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New cooling innovations for the New Year

27 February 2015 | Secop
2014 was a year marked by product momentum for Secop. Building upon the success of the compact XV compressor, Secop launched a series of new efficient solutions that attracted global attention throughout the year. The...
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DEFRA open to F-gas certified companies database

24 February 2015 | Cooling Post
DEFRA has indicated that it is still prepared to discuss the possibility of a centralised database of F-gas certified companies and individuals to make it easily accessible to check customer compliance.