U.S. Through a statement, Carrier announced that its latest models of chillers are compatible with the Low Global Warming Potential (GWP) refrigerant R513A.
The AquaEdge 19XR water-cooled centrifugal chiller, the 23XR water cooled screw chiller and the AquaForce 30XV / XA air-cooled screw chiller are compatible with both the R-134a and the R-513A option.
"Our customers rely on Carrier for its quality, reliability and predictability and will be pleased to know that our AquaEdge 19XR and 23XR water-cooled chillers along with our AquaForce 30XV / XA air-cooled chillers can make a smooth transition from R-134a to lower GWP R-513A at the same time we are looking for the development of other alternatives of low global warming refrigerants ", said Chris Opie, commercial marketing director of North America.
"We believe that R-134a will continue to provide the best combination of availability, cost, performance and safety for many years to come." The ability to convert our R-134a centrifugal chillers to the R-513A provides facility owners and managers with even greater options. that guarantee the total useful life of this chiller, "Opie added.