The Midea brands have greatly reduced the amount of propane refrigerant in compressors.
The acquisition will enhance Panasonic’s commercial AC offering in Europe, while also expanding its heat pump business.
A switch from R32 to R290 would likely incur a small incremental material cost (less than €10).
The Chinese OEM sees growing evidence that R290 will become a serious player in the AC and heat pump market.
The air-cooled iARIES N Inverter liquid chiller has a nominal cooling capacity of 177–334kW (50–95TR).
ACs efficiency must improve in all markets to contribute to the IEA’s Net Zero Emissions scenario by 2050.
Four training centers in the U.K., Germany and Italy, in cooperation with Clivet, will offer a recognized certification, starting in October.
Euroklimat manufactured what is believed to be the country’s first such R290 chiller installation.
Italian OEM Euroklimat provided the six R290 chillers, which are used for air-conditioning and cold storage.
Germany Specifies Natural Refrigerants as a Requirement for Heat Pumps to Get New Blue Angel Certification
An interim report outlines the progress made on a revised Blue Angel ecolabel.