The Australian supermarket chain is considering R290-based heat pumps, chillers,split air-conditioning systems, and self-contained retail display cases.
The 120-door frozen section at Hannaford’s new store in Brunswick, Maine, consists entirely of propane-based self-contained cases linked to a glycol loop for heat removal.
The R290 glycol-based Hydroloop system from Freor system was installed in a Fajne Potraviny store in Košice in early 2022.
Supermarket Trade Show 2022: Nihon Netsugen Systems Seeing Interest in R290 Equipment from Major Japanese Retailers
The company was exhibiting R290 plug-in and water loop equipment supplied by its partner Freor at the Supermarket Trade Show Japan exhibitions in February.
Freor’s R290 Hydroloop WPI system reduces the energy needed for glycol circulation by 30%.
The Lithuanian OEM is seeing growing demand for its R290 water-loop system.
The efficient Freor system is considered a good fit for the island’s warm climate.
Arneg exhibited its propane-based waterloop solution, along with several other natural refrigerant-based systems, at ARBS 2018 in Sydney.