Carbon dioxide-based refrigeration systems

Summary

Discusses the use of carbon dioxide as a refrigerant.  Compares carbon dioxide with ammonia and discusses its application in two-stage cascade systems.  Addresses compressor selection, appropriate oils, evaporator options and safety issues relating to cascade systems.

Primary Author(s): Taylor C R.

Source: ASHRAE J., September 2002, vol.44. no. 9, 22-27, 2 figs., 2 tabs.

             BSRIA Abstract Doc 000104386 Abs 20022749

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