Targu Jiu city, Romania, 2014-10-24— /EPR Retail News/ — Carrefour Romania opens on October 16th the first Carrefour hypermarket in Targu Jiu city and the 27th in the country.
Located in a new shopping centre in Târgu Jiu (Southeast Romania), the new hypermarket has a sales area of 7500 m², a product selection of around 50,000 items and a car park with space for 1000 cars.
The store employs 230 people – all recruited locally – and is open from 7:30 AM to 10 PM, Monday to Sunday.
Carrefour Targu Jiu benefits from equipment that reduces electricity consumption and carbon dioxide emissions:
• LED lighting that reduces electricity consumption by 35%.
• the refrigeration system reduces emissions of carbon dioxide of more than 900 tons per year.
• the heat generated by the refrigeration system is diverted to storage areas annexed to the stores, eliminating he need of using other energy sources.
• the storage areas are equipped with intelligent lighting systems that favor natural light to the detriment of artificial during the day.