Step change in Japanese CO2 commercial refrigeration market – HVAC&R Japan 2014 points towards a bright future for R744

2014 looks set to be the year that Japanese commercial refrigeration takes off, judging by the number of CO2 solutions and new players entering the market. The HVAC&R Japan trade fair floor was buzzing with news of new CO2 solutions, with a booster system showcased by SWC/Carel, and light commercial refrigeration solutions on displayed by Toshiba Carrier and Mitsubishi Electric. reports live from the show, organised from the 28-31 January at Tokyo Big Sight.