According to company testing, the new unit operates more efficiently with isobutane than with a synthetic refrigerant.
ATMO America: Tecumseh’s R290 Variable-Speed Compressor Meets Energy Star’s Emerging Technology Standard
The energy performance and low-GWP refrigerant of the VCT variable-speed compressor satisfy requirements for the Emerging Technology Award in the Adaptive Commercial Refrigeration Equipment category.
Replace HFC with R290, then use electronic-controlled compressors, recommends German manufacturer.
Numerous speakers will share insights on hydrocarbon HVAC&R trends and technologies at the in-person event in June near Washington, D.C.
The SLVE18CN compressor is also compliant with the EU’s new Ecodesign and F-Gas Regulations.
The battery-driven compressor can achieve temperatures down to -86°C for off-grid distribution of mRNA COVID-19 vaccines.
Dr Andreas J. Schmid was appointed head of the German compressor manufacturer in May.
shecco, publisher of this website, has announced that it will hold the ATMOsphere America Summit on natural refrigerant technologies as a hybrid in-person/online event on October 13-14, 2021, in Washington D.C., where refrigerant regulatory changes are underway. “With the Biden administration in place, the regulatory framework of our industry is going through tremendous change,” said Marc Chasserot, CEO of shecco. “We…