ST. LOUIS, September 12, 2012 –Dr. Rajan Rajendran, vice president of Engineering Services and Sustainability at Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), gave a presentation on Low-GWP (Global Warming Potential) alternatives for unitary and commercial air conditioning systems at the Climate and Clean Air Coalition Conference in Bangkok in July.
The conference was jointly sponsored by the United Nations, United States Government and The Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy. It hosted leading industry experts, representatives from standards organizations, government officials and researchers from around the world to examine zero or low global warming potential alternatives to hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs).
“This conference is vital to showcasing the innovative alternatives to traditional refrigerants so that we can better protect the climate and our future,” said Dr. Rajan Rajendran, vice president of Engineering Services and Sustainability at Emerson Climate Technologies. “Emerson has been at the forefront of examining the impact of new refrigerants on the HVACR industry and evaluating energy-efficient building technologies that are not only safe and energy efficient, but reliable and cost-effective.”
Emerson experts have presented papers and led refrigerant discussions at a number of events recently including: Purdue University Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Conference, American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) 2012 Annual Conference, and the U.S. EPA GreenChill Advanced Refrigeration Partnership Webinar.
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 2011 were $24.2 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.
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