The fixed-speed EMX compressor will be on display at the manufacturer’s booth at AHR Expo in Atlanta February 6–8.
The compressor manufacturer has developed an R290 indoor condensing unit and plug-in cooler to boost its market share.
The lineup, 7 to 9% more efficient than HFC units, will be highlighted at Chillventa in October.
A savings of 40% and 34% were found with R290 equipment, which required 70% less charge.
NASRC report notes interest in CO2 and R290 units for existing stores, though product availability remains limited in U.S.
The Vertex has a smaller water volume, more efficient fan system, and is cheaper to install, according to the company.
HVAC&R manufacturer has expanded its range of Heos control systems to include air-cooled plug-in solutions.
The new DOE rules requires up to 40% energy reductions for condensing units and related equipment used in commercial walk-in cooler/freezers under 3,000ft2(279m2).