Emerson Climate Technologies Introduces Extension of the Copeland® R*T Compressor Line-Up For Commercial Refrigeration Applications

Emerson Climate Technologies Introduces Extension of the Copeland® R*T Compressor Line-Up For Commercial Refrigeration Applications

New Compressor Offers Improved System Efficiency and Reliability for Foodservice, Industrial, Environmental and Medical applications.

ST. LOUIS, August 12, 2010 – Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), introduced today an extension of the R*T hermetic compressor family line-up for commercial refrigeration applications, stretching from 7,000 to 10,000 BTUs (MT R-404A models).  The newest compressors provide an improved solution to meet end-user needs, delivering enhanced system efficiencies and reliability to lower the total cost of equipment ownership.

Engineered to address both current and future challenges of Foodservice, Industrial, and Environmental-Medical applications, the R*T provides unmatched benefits.  The newest models feature patented technology to improve liquid handling, achieving improved reliability along with industry leading performance.  The R*T also offers high efficiency motors for improved starting, plus noise reduction features ideal for sound sensitive applications.

“Emerson Climate Technologies is committed to developing environmentally responsible, energy efficient, innovative technologies that benefit both OEMs and end-users,” said Jon Lazarow, director of marketing, Refrigeration Division. The extended R*T compressor line offers up to a 25 percent increase in overall compressor efficiency, making it easier for customers to achieve energy regulations, EnergySTAR performance levels, and utility savings objectives.

For more information on the R*T hermetic compressor family line-up, please visit www.emersonclimate.com/copelandRST.

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 through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Sales in fiscal 2009 were $20.9 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.

About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business platform 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. Emerson Climate Technologies’ innovative solutions, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll and White-Rodgers, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.