Embraco’s propane-based variable-speed compressor has reduced the energy consumption of vending machines in the Asian market by up to 27%.
ATMO America: Variable-Speed R290 Compressors Found to Boost Energy Efficiency and Food Preservation in Freezers
Embraco’s R290 variable-speed compressor has reduced freezer energy consumption in Hussmann freezers by up to 29% and temperature variation by up to 35%, compared to fixed-speed compressors.
The SLVE18CN compressor is also compliant with the EU’s new Ecodesign and F-Gas Regulations.
The smallest of two new compressors is just 123mm high; both models will go into commercial production before the end of 2021.
The battery-driven compressor can achieve temperatures down to -86°C for off-grid distribution of mRNA COVID-19 vaccines.
Embraco and EPTA present findings of R290 and R600a appliance study at ATMOsphere Europe.
The German hydrocarbon compressor manufacturer expects the move to be completed by the end of this year.