Latest Vapor-compression refrigeration Stories

2010-11-30 09:00:00

AMSTERDAM, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Helping the shipping industry find increasingly sustainable solutions for refrigerated transport, Carrier Transicold presented the world's first natural refrigerant technology for container refrigeration today at Intermodal Europe 2010.

2010-09-15 06:00:00

PARIS, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Carrier Corp. is partnering with Hofer Austria, a discount food retailer and affiliate of ALDI SUD Group, to field test Carrier's CO2OLtec(TM) refrigeration system.

2010-09-08 18:04:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market today opened the first grocery store in Southern California to use naturally occurring carbon dioxide (CO2) refrigeration.

2010-07-08 08:26:05

A new type of heat pump being developed at Purdue University could allow residents in cold climates to cut their heating bills in half.

2010-06-21 15:51:00

DALLAS, June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dean Foods (NYSE: DF), the nation's largest dairy processor and owner of one of the largest refrigerated direct-store delivery distribution networks in the food and beverage industry, today unveiled a delivery vehicle equipped with a new prototype truck refrigeration system developed by Thermo King, the leader in temperature and climate control products for the transportation industry.

2010-05-28 10:43:00

FARMINGTON, Conn., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-five years ago this month, three scientists published an article in Nature magazine alerting the world to the discovery of a hole in the Earth's stratospheric ozone layer.

2010-03-24 12:30:00

SYRACUSE, N.Y., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Featuring next-generation environmental technologies, the new Vector(®) 6600MT hybrid trailer refrigeration unit from Carrier Transicold raises the bar on multi-temperature trailer refrigeration system capacity while reducing fuel consumption and emissions.

2009-10-19 12:32:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BASF Corporation has agreed, under a Clean Air Act settlement filed today in federal court in Beaumont, Texas, to reduce the use of refrigerant chemicals that destroy the earth's stratospheric ozone layer, the Justice Department and the U.S.

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