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USA: Daikin’s lower GWP R407H refrigerant has been used for the first time in the US for an R22 supermarket retrofit....
DENMARK: Maersk Container Industry (MCI) is to supply 8,600 Star Cool Integrated lower GWP reefers to Hamburg-based global container line Hapag-Lloyd....
UK: A forward-thinking, environmentally-aware university has included Daikin split systems, using lower GWP refrigerant R32, in a major refurb of its School of Business....
AUSTRALIA: Students at South Australian training provider TAFE SA now have access to virtual reality headsets as a teaching aid to identify refrigeration safety risks and hazards....
UK: Supermarket group Asda is set to adopt an energy-saving aerofoil device on refrigerated cabinets in 187 of its stores....
UK: New community facilities in the shadow of London’s fire-ravaged Grenfell Tower have opened with energy efficient air conditioning and hot water systems donated by Daikin UK in partnership with installer All Seasons Group Services....
CF3I is, seemingly, the unknown quantity in Solstice N41, Honeywell’s new R410A replacement refrigerant. But the records show that far from being new to the refrigerants business, it has been considered as a component in replacements for CFCs, HCFCs as...
USA: A thermal energy storage system installed in an ammonia-refrigerated warehouse has achieved peak energy savings of up to 43% and reduced average demand by 20%....
POLAND: In a move to cut energy use by 30% by 2025, Carrefour Polska is implementing a number of measures including CO2 refrigeration, geothermal technologies and LED lighting....
GERMANY: GEA has installed a CO2 refrigeration system on the P&O cruise ship Arcadia, with discussions ongoing to introduce the technology throughout P&O’s fleet.  ...