Refrigeration

Bitzer presented the new CSVH2 compact screw compressor series approved for HFO/HFO blends for the first time at Chillventa 2016.

The capacity output is continuous and seamless, allowing for extremely accurate room temperature control.

Genetron Performax LT refrigerant is specifically designed to replace R-404A, R-507, R-407A and R-22.

The Expo was supported by a seminar program dealing with current industry issues such as the HFC phasedown and the future of refrigerants.

Fair visitors will be able to follow the evaporation process inside the cooler.

Edwards believes that climate change commentators tend to focus too much on smoke stacks, wind farms and solar panels.

The Newton system uses ammonia as a primary refrigerant.

Ritchie Engineering trademarked the Yellow Jacket Charging Hose in 1950.

The statement calls on governments to regulate and develop enforcement regimes.

Increasing the low volume import exemption threshold for equipment imports from 10kg to 25kg, will reduce total licence numbers by one third.

McInerney said there was a lot of support for a national licensing scheme that includes natural refrigerants.

2016 will follow the pattern of previous years in relation to refrigerants - lots of changes coming as per usual so let's get busy and get on with it!

By 2020, 1,000 commercial supermarket refrigeration systems will be using Opteon XP40, growing to 10,000 systems by the end of 2020.

Restrictions apply to R404A, R407C, R134a and R410A.

Competitors need to prove they can successfully install and commission a refrigeration system and diagnose system and electrical faults.