Latest Cold Storage Trends Focus On Energy Efficiency

July 2014
Food Logistics;Jul2014, Issue 158, p16
The article offers information on the new cold storage trends in energy efficiency in the U.S. as discussed in the webinar "Cold Storage Facilities: Safer, More Sustainable, and More Efficient." Topics include the efficiency and cost effectiveness of central ammonia systems, the increasing popularity of carbon dioxide (CO2) cascade systems, and the United States Cold Storage (USCS) firm. It also discusses the impact of the use of a CO2/NH3 cascade system.


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