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Still Water

24 July 2014 | Star Refrigeration
We are still thinking about the role of water in refrigeration, so we turn to the old-style absorption refrigerators. I was asked the question recently “why is the hydrogen pressure in a refr...
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Europe proposes 30% energy savings target for 2030

24 July 2014 | RTCC
Europe should aim for energy efficiency savings of 30% by 2030, leading officials in Brussels say.   The European Commission proposed the target, which is set against business-as-usual projections, in a review ...
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US proposes prohibiting high-GWP HFCs in retail refrigera...

22 July 2014 | RAC plus
Proposal would see US going further than Europe in phasing out the likes of R404A and R507 as soon as 2016 for new and retrofit supermarket use. In a move clearly designed to drive supermarkets towards natural refrige...
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Latest Cold Storage Trends Focus On Energy Efficiency

18 July 2014 | Food Logistics
During a recent Food Logistics educational webinar, “Cold Storage Facilities: Safer, More Sustainable, and More Efficient,” panelists Rich Lanpheare, director of business development for Retrotech, and Tim...
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UPDATED: CTC Group, ammonia21.com’s newest Bronze p...

UPDATED: CTC Group, ammonia21.com’s newest Bronze p...

17 July 2014
This May ammonia21.com is pleased to welcome CTC Group as its newest Bronze partner. Offering fully integrated and total solutions with ice and snow technologies for winter sports facilities and other industrial refri...
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Japan: 33 new natural refrigerant cold stores thanks to g...

Japan: 33 new natural refrigerant cold stores thanks to g...

17 July 2014
Thirty-one companies have been selected to receive subsidies from the Japanese government for 33 cold store projects to be equipped with ammonia and CO2 based refrigeration systems. Japanese end users can benefit from...
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Australia votes to repeal carbon tax

17 July 2014 | BBC News
Australia's Senate has voted to repeal the carbon tax, a levy on the biggest polluters passed by the previous Labor government. Prime Minister Tony Abbott, whose Liberal-National coalition beat Labor in an election...
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Repeal of the carbon tax in Australia – a huge retr...

Repeal of the carbon tax in Australia – a huge retr...

16 July 2014
In an exclusive interview with ammonia21.com, Klaas Visser, Owner of KAV Consulting with over 45 years of experience in the design, building and trouble shooting of ammonia systems and involvement in more than 800 NH3...
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Star's Female Engineer Speaks Out!

16 July 2014 | Star Refrigeration
The ACR industry is a diverse industry so we are highlighting a small, influential but under-represented group of engineers who are having a big impact in the sector, namely women. This is the first in the series wher...
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Güntner Group invests in R&D and expands manufac...

15 July 2014 | RAC
Heat exchange specialist the Güntner Group says it is on track towards its strategic target of being close to the customer. “The increasing product demand and customer comments confirm the market needs sust...
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HFCs Must Be Phased Out

11 July 2014 | CCPA
Janos Maté, a Senior Consultant with Greenpeace International, provides a comprehensive overview of HFCs and proposes natural refrigerants as an alternative for the future. The articles presents some examples o...
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Johnson Controls shipping vessel CO<sub>2</sub>/NH3 cascade ins...

Johnson Controls shipping vessel CO2/NH3 cascade ins...

10 July 2014
Johnson Controls has installed a state of the art CO2 cascade ammonia system on a fishing vessel based in Holland. The company Cornelis Vrolijk, already uses CO2 as a secondary refrigerant for fish processing and cold...
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Natural cooling - but safely!

10 July 2014 | Presse Box
Laws establish the rules for the construction and operation of a refrigeration system, as well as the question of how to dispose of different refrigerants. Eurommon members Raymond Burri, Director Walter Wettstein AG,...
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ヨコレイ:国際戦略総合特区・夢洲に民間企業第一号『物流センター』

10 July 2014 | 財経新聞
ヨコレイ(横浜冷凍)は、関西地区の物流の要である、大阪湾ベイエリアの中心に位置し、関西イノベーション国際戦略総合特区であるである夢洲に、民間企業第一号として「夢洲物流センター」新設を決め、昨年5月以来新設工事を進めていたが、このたび竣工し、昨8日に現地で竣工式を行った。
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Norwich council closes deal with private rink manager

9 July 2014 | Norwich Bulletin
An unprecedented, unanimous vote by the City Council on Monday finally puts the Norwich ice rink into the hands of a private developer, keeping it closed until the fall as it undergoes nearly $1 million in upgrades. ...