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Linear compressor key to fridge efficiency?

The US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Whirlpool are collaborating to design a domestic refrigerator that could cut energy use by up to 40% compared with current models.
The US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Whirlpool are collaborating to design a domestic refrigerator that could cut energy use by up to 40% compared with current models.

The team will redesign a refrigerator to incorporate a linear compressor manufactured by Embraco...

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