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Standards & Compliance Briefing: Thermal Comfort, Hyundai, Nanoparticles

ASHRAE has published ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 55-2013, Thermal Environmental Conditions for Human Occupancy, which combines the 2010 standard and 18 published addenda into a consolidated standard. The core of the standard in Sections 4 and 5 specifies methods to determine comfortable conditions (temperature, humidity, air speed and radiant effects). The standard now … Read more »

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Plug Power Fuel Cells to Power Refrigeration Units

Plug Power has received $500,000 from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) to evaluate replacing diesel generators with hydrogen fuel cells for powering transport refrigeration units (TRUs) on trailers hauled by trucks that deliver perishable goods. NYSERDA selected Plug Power to develop a fuel cell and … Read more »

Sainsbury’s Trials CO2-Refrigerated Trailer

UK grocery chain Sainsbury’s is working with transport refrigeration specialist Carrier Transicold as it trials what it says is the world’s first naturally refrigerated trailer to transport chilled and frozen goods. The CO2-refrigerated unit trial is part of the retailer’s review of its transport refrigeration gas as it aims to reduce … Read more »

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Plug Power Awarded $650,000 DOE Contract

The US Department of Energy has awarded Plug Power a $650,000 contract to demonstrate the use of hydrogen-based fuel cells to power the refrigeration units in semi-trailer trucks that transport perishable and frozen foods. Plug Power’s transport refrigeration unit (TRU) fuel cells, which will be based on its GenDrive technology, … Read more »