Carrier Chooses R-32 Refrigerant for Commercial Scroll Chillers

As part of its commitment to provide customers with solutions that use the right refrigerant for each application, Carrier has selected R-32 refrigerant to replace R-410A refrigerant, a high global warming potential (GWP) refrigerant, in commercial chillers using scroll technology. R-32 was chosen for its lower environmental impact, high energy efficiency, wide availability and ease of use. In Europe, the refrigerant will be offered in some scroll chillers beginning in the first half of 2020. Read More

Daikin Adopts R-32 for Key HVAC Products in North America to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Climate Impacts

Daikin companies in North America (Goodman Global Group, Inc.; Daikin North America LLC; Daikin Applied Americas Inc.; Daikin America, Inc.; and Daikin U.S. Corporation) today announced they are developing ducted and ductless residential, light-commercial, and applied products utilizing R-32 refrigerant. In evaluating alternative, low global-warming-potential (GWP) refrigerants for North America, Daikin—a global technology leader in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry—is focused on reducing greenhouse gas emissions and climate impacts.  The company also… Read More
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