Daikin: an environmentally friendly solution for a company fostering environmental sustainability

Daikin: an environmentally friendly solution for a company fostering environmental sustainability

A Daikin R-32 heat pump was recently commissioned for a HVAC project involving one of the many branches of the biggest supermarket chain in the Netherlands. in this project environmental friendliness of the solution offered was particularly important, as the end used is very focused on environmental sustainability.

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We continue to explore connections with companies to support members faced with logistics issues arising from Brexit. Groupage continues to be a major challenge due to the complexity of the process especially around POAO and High-Risk goods.   Roswell Spedition GMBH is a long-term member of the BFFF who can support members in transporting POAO and High-Risk goods to most points in Europe. We are currently preparing more information on the services offered by Roswell and will update members shortly.

【Notice】Delay/Suspension of JARN Magazine Delivery

Dear Clients/Subscribers/Supporters of JARN Magazine,   Thank you for your support to JARN.   According to Japan Post, due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, shipments of postal items from Japan to many countries/territories were delayed or suspended, and also air flights were reduced. Although the International Postal Service have become available in some areas, the service in other areas are still out of order or very slow. Therefore, we provide eBooks of each issue of JARN Magazine alternatively as a temporary solution which will be continued until the situation becomes better.   Please contact us if you are subscribing to JARN Magazine and have not received our notice for eBook each month.   Please find information for the International Postal Service provided by Japan Post visiting here: https://www.post.japanpost.jp/int/information/index_en.html   We appreciate your understanding and do hope the situation will be better soon.   Best regards,   Keisho Ka

PowerCO2OLTM selected by the city of Caen-la-Mer to replace the refrigeration of its Olympic ice rink

The French city of Caen-la-Mer has selected PROFROID to replace refrigeration installations at its Olympic-size ice rink, making it more sustainable and environmentally responsible. The ice rink is now equipped with the Carrier PowerCO2OL™ refrigeration system, using the low global warming potential (GWP) natural refrigerant carbon dioxide (CO2), which is 30% more energy efficient and easier to maintain than a conventional installation.

Back to Stores: Sensormatic Solutions by Johnson Controls Survey Reveals a Return to Pre-pandemic Back-to-School Shopping Habits

Sensormatic Solutions, the leading global retail solutions portfolio of Johnson Controls, released its third annual U.S. Back-to-School Consumer Sentiment Survey, today, finding that three quarters (76%) of consumers plan to shop in-store this year. The survey reveals a return to pre-pandemic shopping habits for the 2021 back-to-school season.

Climalife clean: Prevention is better than cure!

Using the specialist Frionett® cleaning range in your cleaning and maintenance program is key to preventing unwanted breakdowns and maintaining equipment efficiency.   Since March 2020, like countries all around the world, the UK has been through numerous COVID lockdowns with many businesses being forced to close their premises. It would be understandable for building operators to think that as the HVAC systems haven’t had a lot of use over the lockdown period, why do they need to be cleaned?

Clivet: ELFOEnergy Sheen Evo (WSAN-YSi) series is now extended up to 96 kW

The ELFOEnergy Sheen EVO (WSAN-YSi) series of air to water full DC inverter packaged heat pumps for external installation, with R32 refrigerant, available in 6 sizes from 24 kW to 62 kW, is now completed with additional 3 sizes from 77 kW to 96 kW. The new WSAN-YSi 30.2-35.2-40.2 units all the features and functionalities that made the ELFOEnergy Sheen EVO series at the forefront of its category, making it among the most competitive and innovative on the market.

MAT: Air cooled chillers

The chillers of the TAURUS G series are the best solution with low environmental impact for centralised hydronic air conditioning of medium areas. High efficiency scroll compressors and advanced technical solutions adopted, guarantees high performance in all operating conditions. The parametric microprocessor control, through an user friendly interface allows to modify the unit operating parameters in a simple way. The wide range of accessories and versions offers solutions to the most varied of installation requirements and at the same time facilitating installation, start-up and management of the system.

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Daikin Develops a New Refrigerant for EV Air Conditioning

Daikin has developed D1V-140, a refrigerant blend for battery electric vehicle (BEV) air conditioning. Daikin described the characteristics of this new refrigerant during a lecture titled ‘New Refrigerant for Battery Electric Vehicles Using Heat Pumps’ at the second IIR International Conference on HFO Refrigerants and Blends (HFO2021) that was held from June 16 to 18, 2021. The new refrigerant developed by Daikin reduces its environmental impact as well as significantly improves the heat pump performance of BEV air conditioners, which has been an issue up to date.

Global AC Sector Hit by Price Hikes in 2021

In 2020, in order to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, various countries around the world have introduced various stimulus policies to support eco-nomic development. Due to the excessive currency exchange of the U.S. dollar and the euro, inflation has intensified and is being transmitted and radiated across the world, leading to an overall increase in global commodity prices. The prices of metals used in air conditioners have continued to rise globally since mid-2020. According to Commodity Markets data from the World Bank, the monthly average prices of copper and aluminum, the representative metals used for air conditioners, were US$ 10,161.97/ton for copper and US$ 2,433.53/ton for aluminum in May 2021, showing increases of about 94% and about 66%, respectively, compared with May 2020.


Systemair Shaping the Future of Asia’s HVAC Sector

JARN interviewed Asokdas M. Damodaran, managing director of Systemair India and Eric Tan, managing director of Systemair Malaysia, about trends driving heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC&R) landscape in Asia Pacific, the latest solutions from the group, and the state of key markets in the region following the socio-economic upheaval caused by COVID-19.

Diehl Controls Has DNA and Skills to Produce Tailored Scalable Electronic Solutions

JARN interviewed Carsten Wolff, chief executive officer (CEO) of Diehl Controls, to hear about company’s main products, production system, main markets, sales performance, etc. to firstly introduce this global leading electronics company for our readers.


Carrier and Bryant Announce Winners of Distributors’ Education Foundation Scholarship

Carrier and Bryant have announced the 25 recipients of this year’s Carrier & Bryant Distributors’ Education Foundation scholarships. Recipients will receive this support for their college or vocational education during the 2021-2022 school year. Carrier and Bryant are part of Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE: CARR), the leading global provider of healthy, safe and sustainable building and cold chain solutions.

Maersk changes the logistics landscape in Bulgaria and launches intermodal weekly service connecting Burgas to Plovdiv and Sofia.

Sofia, Cargo transport in Bulgaria is highly dominated by road. In the mid-2000s, railways remained a major mode of freight transportation, but with increasing problems with the maintenance of the infrastructure and lowering speeds, highways carried a progressively larger share of freight.

LU-VE: among the top 150 sustainable Italian companies

LU-VE has been included in the list of the 150 most sustainable Italian companies (category Industrial products and components).
The research was carried out by Statista GmbH (a German company specializing in market research and business data analysis), in collaboration with the most important Italian economic newspaper “Il Sole 24 Ore”.


Samsung Expands Its Lineup of SDN Solutions

Samsung’s latest Software-Defined Networking (SDN) solutions to power private 5G networks, bringing greater flexibility through centralized management and end-to-end automation

Samsung Electronics today announced it is expanding its portfolio of Software-Defined Networking (SDN) solutions with new capabilities designed to help mobile operators and enterprises manage networks more easily. Samsung’s SDN portfolio already supports data center operations. With expanded capabilities, Samsung’s new SDN solutions will power enterprises in various sectors, including education, retail and energy. This full lineup of SDN will also support mobile access (xHaul), which refers to fronthaul, midhaul and backhaul transport networks.

CLIMA 2022 measures the temperature of the global installation sector

Anyone who wants to measure the temperature of the international world of installation should register for CLIMA 2022. The REHVA HVAC World Congress, which takes place once every three years, is coming to Rotterdam Ahoy in May. It is the first time in history that this conference is being held in the Netherlands, and TVVL is organising it. “This is the event where science and practice meet, and current knowledge is exchanged. If you want to know what is going on, what new insights there are and how the installation sector is developing, this is the place to be.”

Nidec Starts Discussions on Establishing Joint Venture with Hon Hai and Foxtron

Nidec Corporation (TSE: 6594; OTC US: NJDCY) (the “Company” or “Nidec”) today announced that the Company has agreed to start discussions on establishing a joint venture (JV) with Hon Hai Technology Group (TWSE: 2317) (hereinafter referred to as “Hon Hai”) and Foxtron Vehicle Technologies Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “Foxtron”) of Hon Hai Technology Group in Taiwan.

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CR Expo 2021, Shanghai

–Continued from May Issue

Heat Pump Area—acted at CR 2021 as an interactive and centralized display platform for residential AC&R manufacturers. In the area, leading Chinese manufacturers such as Midea, Gree, Haier, and New Energy displayed their heat pumps, and CRAA promoted its certification program for heat pumps. Conferences on heat pumps were also held in the conference area.

Chinese AC Manufacturers Play Active Role at the 129th Canton Fair

Themed ‘Canton Fair, Global Share’, the 129th China Import and Export Fair, Canton Fair, was held successfully online from April 15 to 24, 2021, with 35.38 million visits on the official website and registered and participating buyers from 227 countries and regions. The fair was held under the leadership of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce and Guangdong Provincial Government, with the great support of various departments of the central government, local commerce departments, and Chinese embassies and consulates abroad.

CR Expo 2021, Shanghai -- Photo Report

Gree Industries—showcased various electrical components of its group companies such as Lamda compressors, Kaibang motors, and Xinyuan capacitors as smart manufacturing solutions. Of them, Lamda rotary compressors included models for heat pump space heating, water heating, and drying, miniature models for air purifiers, refrigerators, etc. and models for data center air conditioning.

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