Nidec is required to get antitrust approval by April 24.
According to Embraco, hydrocarbons are ‘the near future for refrigeration in Japan’. The company said recently that it would increase its focus on the Japanese commercial food retail market in 2019.
Hydrocarbon use will grow in segments such as open-door commercial refrigeration cabinets and icemakers if the charge limit increases, says Embraco CEO.
The new compressors use R290 and R600a.
The company, formerly Secop, has extended its energy-optimised propane (R290) compressors with new 50/60 Hz models.