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29

Nov 2022
Acciona develops app to control concrete emissions

The goal is to reduce CO2 emissions [PAID=]As part of its dedication to innovation and sustainability, ACCIONA, based in Dubai, has created an app that allows complete management of the whole concrete ...

24

Nov 2022
Vietnamese building materials industry aims at zero emissions by 2050

... industry with circular economy towards the goal of zero emissions by 2050”, within the framework of the third Vietbuild Hanoi International Exhibition in 2022. It was stated that it is necessary to update ...

18

Nov 2022
Finnish company seeking to electrify cement production process and reduce emissions

Coolbrook company says that 2.4 billion tons of carbon emissions could be avoided Cement production accounts for 8 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, as it demands a high temperature that is ...

16

Nov 2022
CO2 emissions from construction increase

According to the UN Environment Programme According to the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), CO2 emissions from the worldwide building and construction sector hit an all-time high of 10 gigatonnes in ...

15

Nov 2022
Acciona uses cutting-edge materials to cut emissions

Spanish company to reduce emissions by nearly 40 percent ACCIONA, based in Spain, will reduce the carbon footprint of two construction projects (a public school in Alicante) and a submarine dock in ...

27

Oct 2022
Navigator aims at reducing emissions by 2035

The company’s targets have been approved by SBTI The Navigator Company has received approval for its targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) - the global ...

20

Oct 2022
Building materials supplier CRH accelerating toward net-zero emissions

... emissions, according to World Highways. One of the projects will be vehicle electrification and charging infrastructure "to reduce transport emissions, deployment of low-carbon fuels for off-road equipment, ...

17

Oct 2022
UAE wants private cement sector to achieve Net Zero emissions

... solution. The main goal is to foster the involvement of the private sector in achieving Net Zero emissions. "The participation of the private sector is the main pillar of the UAE’s green economy transition ...

17

Oct 2022
Fletcher Building reaffirms commitment to reducing carbon emissions

In this fiscal year the company reduced emissions by 12 percent Fletcher Building, from New Zealand, has reaffirmed its commitment to reducing carbon emissions by 30 percent in 2030, according to the ...

14

Oct 2022
Smurfit Kappa announces investment to drive down emissions in Colombia

... to reduce its global Scope 1 and Scope 2 CO2 emissions by approximately 6 percent, according to the company’s press release. The new boiler is to be constructed at the paper mill in Yumbo, Colombia and ...

12

Oct 2022
FICEM and Miami Engineering partner to address carbon emissions in the cement industry

Production of cement and concrete represents 8 percent of global carbon dioxide emissions FICEM, Inter-American Cement Federation, has partnered with the University of Miami to address carbon dioxide ...

12

Oct 2022
FICEM and Miami Engineering partner to address carbon emissions in the cement industry

Production of cement and concrete represents 8 percent of global carbon dioxide emissions FICEM, Inter-American Cement Federation, has partnered with the University of Miami to address carbon dioxide ...

12

Oct 2022
Australian research demonstrates how sustainable concrete can cut emissions

Scientists making the case for more sustainable concrete

29

Sep 2022
Stora Enso assesses potential reduction of CO2 emissions at its Imatra site

The study focuses on the possibility of significantly reducing the use of fossil fuels One of the world’s largest production sites for consumer packaging boards, the Imatra site has over 90 percent of ...

29

Sep 2022
Global Concret Association and Portland Cement partner to lower carbon emissions

Organizatons want to build a green, net zero concrete future The Global Cement & Concrete Association (GCCA) and The Portland Cement Association (PCA), have partnered to accelerate their 'Roadmap to ...

23

Sep 2022
Siam Cement Group to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

Company from Thailand is developing new building materials Siam Cement Group (SCG), from Thailand, is developing new building materials that reduce carbon dioxide emissions during production by half, ...

19

Sep 2022
United Arab Emirates invests in net zero emissions by 2050

... 2050 strategy and is the first Middle East and North Africa (Mena) country to set a target to achieve net-zero emissions. The country announced an investment of more than USD 160 billion to reach that ...

15

Sep 2022
New study unveils potential for metakaolin to lower cement industry´s carbon emissions

... cement. A reduction of 31 percent in carbon emissions can be achieved with just a 20 percent metakaolin replacement. In addition, concrete incorporating metakaolin can provide up to a 40 percent improvement ...

15

Sep 2022
New study unveils potential for metakaolin to lower cement industry´s carbon emissions

... cement. A reduction of 31 percent in carbon emissions can be achieved with just a 20 percent metakaolin replacement. In addition, concrete incorporating metakaolin can provide up to a 40 percent improvement ...

09

Sep 2022
UK´s Mineral Products Association aims to lower cement carbon emissions by using waste clay

... cement carbon emissions by up to 40 percent by using waste clay in the manufacturing process, informs Construction Management. The two-year study, funded by Innovate UK, intends to demonstrate that using ...

09

Sep 2022
UK´s Mineral Products Association aims to lower cement carbon emissions by using waste clay

... cement carbon emissions by up to 40 percent by using waste clay in the manufacturing process, informs Construction Management. The two-year study, funded by Innovate UK, intends to demonstrate that using ...

09

Sep 2022
Denmark´s IBF reduces CO2 emissions from concrete pipes

IBF is launching a climate-friendly innovation for the construction sector IBF, concrete manufacturer from Denmark, has reduced more than 50 percent of the CO2 emissions from concrete pipes that do not ...

07

Sep 2022
Heidelberg Cement aims to reduce 2 million tons of CO2 emissions per year

... tons of CO2 emissions per year. As disclosed by Gasworld, it will be located in Mitchell, state of Indiana, at its US subsidiary Lehigh Hanson. The US Department of Energy has granted a USD 3.8 million ...

24

Aug 2022
Cement producers in Middle East and North Africa seek to reduce carbon emissions by half

It can be done with zero capital expenditure Cement producers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) can reduce carbon emissions by half with zero or limited capital expenditure, reported Zawya, ...

03

Aug 2022
Cement producers aspire to zero carbon emissions in Dominican Republic

Dominican Association of Cement Producers wants to reduce one third of emissions by 2030 [PAID=]The Dominican Association of Cement Producers (Adocem) aspires to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions ...

18

Jul 2022
Dangote Cement signs partnership to reduce carbon emissions in Nigeria

... Standards and the Regulations Enforcement Agency, to promote environmental sustainability and reduce carbon emissions in the country, reports Punching. A statement said the partnership was finalized ...

11

Jul 2022
NYK signs business alliance agreement to reduce emissions on dry bulk carriers

... and Fluid Techno to reduce emissions on the company’s dry bulk carriers, writes Port Technology. The deal will install energy-saving devices to improve water flow generated at the aft-end of ships. NYK ...

11

Jul 2022
SCG to invest VND 47,000 billion to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Along with Vietnam's commitment at COP26 at the end of 2021, SCG sets out a strategy to reduce net carbon emissions to zero [PAID=] SCG has proposed the ESG 4 Plus model with an initial investment of ...

08

Jul 2022
Uruguay to use wood to reduce civil construction emissions

... which will also need to involve industry and academia to empower workers in national and global environmental policies. Construction accounts for 9 percent of the South American country's carbon emissions. ...

30

Jun 2022
Smurfit Kappa completes project to reduce Zülpich paper mill’s CO2 emissions

... a large-scale sustainability project at its Zülpich paper mill in Germany that significantly reduces the plant's CO2 emissions, as reported by Market Screener. The EUR 11.5 million investment includes ...

27

Jun 2022
Cement industry in Indonesia sets strategy to reduce GHG emissions

... reach net-zero emissions, reports Bisnis.com. Indonesia has set a net-zero carbon target by 2060. Regarding actions in the cement industry, the cement companies will increase the use of alternative ...

27

Jun 2022
Cement industry in Indonesia sets strategy to reduce GHG emissions

... reach net-zero emissions, reports Bisnis.com. Indonesia has set a net-zero carbon target by 2060. Regarding actions in the cement industry, the cement companies will increase the use of alternative ...

22

Jun 2022
Lanxi Nanfang Cement carries out upgrade to reduce GHG emissions

... of staged emissions, fugitive emissions, and clean transportation of bulk material products. While carrying out ultra-low emission transformation, Lanxi South continued its energy-saving and carbon-reduction ...

10

Jun 2022
UltraTech and Coolbrook to study CO2 emissions reduction

... possibilities to cut CO2 emissions from its cement manufacturing operations, reports Gadgets Now. The agreement aims to explore electrification of the cement kiln heating process, said a joint statement. ...

09

Jun 2022
APM Terminals Bahrain commits to net-zero greenhouse emissions by 2040

The port operator is focusing on reducing fuel consumption on cargo handling equipment APM Terminals Bahrain disclosed it is committed to net-zero greenhouse emissions by 2040, the top official of the ...

13

May 2022
LafargeHolcim Brasil's cement in certified for low greenhouse gas emission

This is the second product manufactured in the Espírito Santo plant that received the certification [PAID=]LafargeHolcim Brasil announced it has achieved a new certification for low greenhouse gas emissions ...

09

May 2022
Peab Asphalt reduces CO2 emissions from asphalt production

The reduction was of 65 percent since 2015 [PAID=]Peab Asphalt has reduced carbon dioxide emissions from its asphalt production by 65 percent, since the launch of ECO-Asphalt in 2015, as reported by ...

28

Apr 2022
Canfor to implement plan to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050

This plan is part of the sustainability strategy announced in October 2021 The Canfor Corporation has announced the implementation of a comprehensive plan to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, ...

25

Apr 2022
Zero Emissions Services receives EUR 50 million investment

The company will accelerate the implementation of electric solutions for inland navigation Zero Emissions Services (ZES), co-founded by the Port of Rotterdam Authority, has received a EUR 50 million ...

20

Apr 2022
Smurfit Kappa achieves reduction in CO2 emissions in 2021

The company reduced CO2 emissions in 2021 by 6 percent versus 2020 Smurfit Kappa has made significant progress in achieving its sustainability goals according to its 15th Sustainable Development Report ...

19

Apr 2022
Brick manufacturers in Bangladesh receive award for low carbon emissions

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change awarded the companies for having decreased emissions by 65,603 tons In Bangladesh, five local brick manufacturers received a total of BDT 2.87 ...

05

Apr 2022
Thai cement industry sets roadmap to reduce GHG emissions

The sector plans to reduce emissions by 1 million tons CO2 in 2023 [PAID=]The Thai Cement Industry Association (TCMA) announced its "MISSION 2023", a plan that targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions ...

04

Apr 2022
Rohrdorf's cement plants in Germany and Austria reduce CO2 emission

The plants are using more rail transport instead of trucks [PAID=]Rohrdorf's cement works in Gmunden and Rohrdorf, in Germany and Austria, are currently reducing 5,500 tons of CO2 per year by using ...

31

Mar 2022
G2 Ocean commits to net-zero emissions by 2050

The Norwegian company also committed to bring in zero-emission vessels by 2030 The Norway-based G2 Ocean has committed to becoming net-zero emissions by 2050 and to bring in zero-emission vessels by ...

16

Feb 2022
Cemex successfully trials zero emissions electric ready-mix trucks

... it is specially committed to supporting the market for zero emissions heavy-duty trucking services. Cemex stressed that its network of third-party providers can significantly make market demand for these ...

04

Feb 2022
Rohrdorfer reduces CO2 emissions by 50,000 tons per year in 2021

90 percent of the goods delivered by the Hatschek cement plant were low-carbon cements [PAID=]European cement manufacturer Rohrdorfer has introduced new types of cement which reduced CO2 emissions by ...

04

Feb 2022
Rohrdorfer reduces CO2 emissions by 50,000 tons per year in 2021

90 percent of the goods delivered by the Hatschek cement plant were low-carbon cements [PAID=]European cement manufacturer Rohrdorfer has introduced new types of cement which reduced CO2 emissions by ...

29

Nov 2021
Emirates Global Aluminium and GE sign agreement to cut gas emissions

The companies have partnered to explore the usage of hydrogen as a fuel, as well as carbon capture technologies Emirates Global Aluminium and General Electric plan to develop a roadmap to cut emissions ...

18

Nov 2021
Vicat to invest EUR 800 million by 2030 to reduce carbon emissions

Its 2030 objective of emitting less than 540 kilos of CO2 per ton of cement Vicat announced on its Capital Markets Day, on November 16, it will invest EUR 800 million by 2030 to green its industrial ...

15

Nov 2021
Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill sets greenhouse gas emissions reduction target

The company also disclosed it plans to build a new sulfate cardboard plant [PAID=] Arkhangelsk Pulp and Paper Mill, based in Russia, is planning to reduce direct greenhouse gas emissions by 55 percent ...

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