Panasonic UK has announced Hawco as a distributor of its CO2 condensing units.
The range has been developed for small to medium capacity applications within the retail and food service sectors and is said to be particularly suited to small supermarkets, convenience stores and garage forecourt retail operations. The CO2 Cold Chain units are suitable for both refrigerated and freezer showcases, walk-in freezers and cold rooms, and refrigeration within the restaurant and hotel sectors.
From its location on the Cornish coast near Bude, The Beach Hotel can see at first-hand the damaging effects that technologies and plastics are having on our environment.
The hotel wanted to lead the way in the smaller commercial sector by using an environmentally friendly natural refrigerant for its food cold storage. After talking its plans through with contractor KJ Refrigeration, it chose to use CO2 (R744).
Carter Synergy has revealed details of what it believes was the world-first installation of a newly developed multi rotary compressor pack using CO2 at a trading store.
The pack at a Tesco Express store in Shaw, near Oldham, combines rotary compressors with Green & Cool’s control software to ensure reliability and efficiency.
Dearman is working with Marks & Spencer as the retailer seeks to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from its chilled deliveries.
Dearman’s liquid nitrogen-powered engine is zero emission. The technology will replace diesel-powered secondary engines used to power transport refrigeration units (TRUs), which are used to keep food cold on the road.