Emerson Climate Technologies Launches New Compressor in Support of 2015 Regional Standards

Emerson Climate Technologies Launches New Compressor in Support of 2015 Regional Standards

St. Louis, January 8, 2014 – In support of the upcoming 2015 regional efficiency standards for residential unitary air conditioning and heat pump systems, Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) has launched the Copeland Scroll™ ZPK6 compressor. This 6th generation scroll compressor supports high efficiency systems that meet 2015 minimum energy standards.

“As the industry prepares for significant regulatory changes, Emerson is committed to supporting its OEMs and contractors with technology that will help them provide systems to meet and exceed the new 2015 regional efficiency standards,” said Frank Landwehr, vice president of marketing and planning, Emerson Climate Technologies Air Conditioning Business. “The next generation of Copeland Scroll compressor models is a valuable addition to our current residential air conditioning lineup.”

The Copeland Scroll ZPK6 product line of 1-5 ton fixed capacity scroll compressors features new, transient sound reduction design improvements, an optimized motor, and innovative gas management technology to enhance  performance. The Copeland Scroll ZPK6 delivers 2-5 percent efficiency improvement at key conditions to aid in the design of high efficiency systems to meet new 2015 energy standards.

For more information visit www.emersonclimate.com                 

About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world.  The company is comprised of five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions.  Sales in fiscal 2013 were $24.4 billion.  For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.

About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson, is the world’s leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial and commercial applications. The group combines best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design, distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers worldwide. The innovative solutions of Emerson Climate Technologies, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll™ and White-Rodgers™, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment. For more information, visit EmersonClimate.com.

About Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc.
Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., a company of the Emerson Climate Technologies business segment, is the world’s leading compressor manufacturer, offering more than 10,000 compressor models in a full range of technologies, including scroll, reciprocating and screw compressor designs. A pioneer in the HVACR industry, the company led the introduction of scroll technology to the marketplace. Today, more than 100 million Copeland Scroll™ compressors have been produced for residential and commercial air conditioning and commercial refrigeration systems around the world. Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc. is headquartered in Sidney, Ohio. For more information, visit EmersonClimate.com.

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