Latest Vapor-compression refrigeration Stories

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.

2009-05-26 19:02:00

Company's refrigerant leak rate currently under 10%, significantly below industry average of 25% EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market has joined the U.S.

2008-08-09 12:05:00

Refrigerators and other cooling devices may one day lose their compressors and coils of piping and become solid state, according to Penn State researchers who are investigating electrically induced heat effects of some ferroelectric polymers.

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