Stirling refrigeration

FOOD PRESERVATION - REFRIGERATION AND FREEZING

 

Stirling refrigerators employ a gas cycle, which uses natural refrigerants such as helium and nitrogen. The use of this technology is only convenient with high temperature differences between the ambient air and the cooled case.

 

 

Advantages/Disadvantages

Advantages

  • Better price and more efficient than vapour compression systems.

Disadvantages

  • Only small capacity units are currently available on the market.

Examples of the technology

Examples of the technology application

Only small capacity units are currently available on the market.

 

For further information download the Guidelines.

 

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