UK supermarket cuts carbon footprint through innovative technology
Supermarket chain Sainsbury has managed to heavily reduce the carbon footprint of a heating and cooling installation at its 9,300 square meter supermarket in Crayford, Kent, in the UK. This has been done by using innovative technologies combined with an intelligent energy management system.
Environmentally friendly supermarket
- Keeping food fresh with CO2 and brine
Supermarket refrigeration systems commonly use synthetic refrigerants such as R404A and R22.
Cooling food with transcritical CO₂
The majority of scientists agree that the world’s climate is changing, and that the cause is human activity.