What is “Cascade” Refrigeration?
Photo Courtesy of Emerson What is Cascade refrigeration? “Cascade refrigeration” is a term you will hear more and more over the coming years, and while some of the systems may be very complex, the concept is actually pretty simple. Some refrigerants are well-suited for high and medium-temperature applications, and some are better suited for lower-temp […]Read more
CO2 Booster Systems (Codenamed CO2 is Interesting and Weird)
Illustration Courtesy of Emerson CO2 is a pretty nice refrigerant. It has zero ODP (ozone depletion potential) and a GWP (global warming potential) of 1. CO2 has been used as a refrigerant almost from the very beginning of refrigerants, and it's been making a big comeback in market refrigeration (especially in colder climates). CO2 […]Read more
CO2 Introduction Podcast & Resources
In this episode of the podcast, Bryan talks with Andre Patenaude from Emerson about CO2 refrigeration, and transcritical booster systems. Modern CO2 systems are efficient and effective due to their electrical controls and components, including case and high-pressure controls. Carbon dioxide (CO2) is a good refrigerant to address global climate change. From a sustainability standpoint, […]Read more