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02

Mar 2021
LG Concrete to sharply reduce carbon emissions until 2027

... parts, has set a plan to reduce its carbon emission by 70 percent by 2027, with the help of low-carbon concrete, reports Ouest-France. The company wants to reduce its carbon impact by 20 percent by 2022 ...

25

Feb 2021
Goa Carbon’s Bilaspur plant shut for maintenance

Goa Carbon’s Bilaspur unit, in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, has been temporarily shut for maintenance work from February 24, 2021 Goa Carbon, headquartered in India, has been temporarily shut for ...

24

Feb 2021
ACC Ready Mix launches low-carbon concrete products

Launched in Mumbai and Hyderabad, the ECOPact will soon be available across India ACC Ready Mix Concrete has introduced in Mumbai and Hyderabad its new low carbon range of concrete, ECOPact, which will ...

19

Feb 2021
CEMEX secures grant to develop carbon capture project

The project will take place at CEMEX’s cement plant at Victorville, California CEMEX USA will receive a grant from the US Department of Energy (DOE) to develop a pilot carbon capture unit, informs The ...

19

Feb 2021
CEMEX secures grant to develop carbon capture project

The project will take place at CEMEX’s cement plant at Victorville, California CEMEX USA will receive a grant from the US Department of Energy (DOE) to develop a pilot carbon capture unit, informs The ...

16

Feb 2021
University of Michigan studies bendable concrete and other carbon-infused cement mixes

The innovative products could help to cut global emissions The University of Michigan created bendable concrete and other carbon-infused cement mixes that can help to cut global emissions, reports ...

16

Feb 2021
University of Michigan studies bendable concrete and other carbon-infused cement mixes

The innovative products could help to cut global emissions ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

11

Feb 2021
LafargeHolcim and Schlumberger New Energy partner for carbon capture project

The companies will explore the feasibility of capturing carbon at cement plants LafargeHolcim have partnered with Schlumberger New Energy to explore the feasibility of capturing carbon at cement plants ...

10

Feb 2021
HeidelbergCement choses its Hanover plant for carbon capture project

... to build the LEILAC 2 demonstration installation for carbon capture at the HeidelbergCement cement plant in Hanover, Germany. As part of LEILAC 1, a CO2 capture pilot installation with a capture capacity ...

10

Feb 2021
HeidelbergCement choses its Hanover plant for carbon capture project

... to build the LEILAC 2 demonstration installation for carbon capture at the HeidelbergCement cement plant in Hanover, Germany. As part of LEILAC 1, a CO2 capture pilot installation with a capture capacity ...

10

Feb 2021
Coal India and EESL sign agreement for de-carbonisation

... reduce significant costs, without any upfront investment. The pact aims for reducing its carbon footprint and improving the overall operational efficiency and profitability. This MoU will enable EESL ...

08

Feb 2021
Russian researchers develop method to produce carbon fibers from coal

... innovative method of producing carbon fibers based on the thermal dissolution of coal to create composite materials, informs Outpost North-West. The resulting material can be used in the aviation and ...

05

Feb 2021
Aluminum Corp of China and China Hongqiao launches plan to produce low-carbon aluminium

... to the national net-zero carbon emissions initiative, which includes reduction in emissions, energy conservation, and production of low-carbon metal, reports Aluminium Insider. The companies’ plan is ...

03

Feb 2021
HeidelbergCement to expand carbon capture project to its Hanover plant

... phase, the group decided to build the LEILAC 2 demonstration installation for carbon capture at the HeidelbergCement cement plant in Hanover, Germany. As part of LEILAC 1, a CO2 capture pilot installation ...

03

Feb 2021
HeidelbergCement to expand carbon capture project to its Hanover plant

... phase, the group decided to build the LEILAC 2 demonstration installation for carbon capture at the HeidelbergCement cement plant in Hanover, Germany. As part of LEILAC 1, a CO2 capture pilot installation ...

02

Feb 2021
Lehigh Hanson launches low carbon cement in three Canadian states

... while significantly reducing the carbon footprint in concrete. The cement is produced by inter-grinding clinker, fly ash, limestone and gypsum. The Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for EcoCem®PLUS ...

02

Feb 2021
Lehigh Hanson launches low carbon cement in three Canadian states

... while significantly reducing the carbon footprint in concrete. The cement is produced by inter-grinding clinker, fly ash, limestone and gypsum. The Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for EcoCem®PLUS ...

01

Feb 2021
Goa Carbon's Paradeep unit resumes operation

The company said the kiln has been lit up from January 19 Goa Carbon announced that its Paradeep unit, in the Indian state of Odisha, has resumed operations, according to Business Standard. The company ...

01

Feb 2021
Södra launches environmental declaration for its low-carbon cross-laminated timber

The product can reduce carbon emissions by up to 80 percent compared with a similar concrete frame A new and third-party reviewed Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) released by Södra showed that ...

01

Feb 2021
MIT researches carbon uptake in concrete pavements

The company unraveled carbon uptake in concrete and found it could offset 5 percent of US pavement cement production emissions MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub research found natural carbon uptake in ...

29

Jan 2021
Keltbray focuses on innovation to deliver carbon net zero result

Ambitious targets of being carbon neutral prompts the Keltbray group to be innovative and open to the building industry Kelbtray Group has set the target of being carbon neutral by 2050, but the Keltbray ...

27

Jan 2021
The city of Nelson researches climate impact of embodied carbon

The city of Nelson is searching climate impact of embodied carbon, the manufacture and transport of building material The Canadian city Nelson is doing research in one of the most problematic aspects ...

26

Jan 2021
Chevron Invests in startup that develops concrete aggregate from carbon

Chevron takes another step towards carbon reduction investing in green startup Chevron invested in San Jose-based Blue Planet Systems, a Californian startup that manufactures carbonate aggregates ...

25

Jan 2021
Building material industry issues carbon peak

Building materials industry in China issues carbon peak, carbon-medium action initiative [PAID=] Building materials industry issued carbon peak, according to China Economic Net. It is a compliance ...

11

Jan 2021
Carleton University researchers develop low-carbon building materials

... materials with a low carbon footprint, discloses For Construction Pros. Both hemp building blocks and slabs of ultra-high-performance concrete are being developed by master’s students in the Carleton ...

06

Jan 2021
Aker Solutions to develop carbon capture at Norcem’s cement plant in Norway

Aker Carbon Capture is the main contractor for engineering, procurement and construction of the large-scale capture plant at the Brevik factory Aker Solutions was awarded the contract to provide engineering, ...

04

Jan 2021
Knife River invests in Blue Planet's zero-carbon synthetic limestone aggregat

Blue Planet Systems Corp has developed a construction-grade rock using sequestered carbon dioxide, that would have net-zero or net-negative carbon footprint Knife River Corp is investing in Blue Planet ...

16

Dec 2020
Scientists develop methods to reduce cement sector’s carbon emissions

The industry accounts for eight percent of annual carbon dioxide emissions Scientists and enterprises are now finding ways to help the cement industry reduce its carbon footprint, as the sector currently ...

16

Dec 2020
Scientists develop methods to reduce cement sector’s carbon emissions

The industry accounts for eight percent of annual carbon dioxide emissions ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

15

Dec 2020
Norwegian parliament approves investment in carbon capture at the HeidelbergCement Norcem plant

The Brevik carbon capture and storage (CCS) project will enable the capture of 400,000 tons of CO2 per year The Norwegian parliament approved on December 14 the investment in a full-scale carbon capture ...

15

Dec 2020
Recycling wind turbine blades into concrete lowers carbon dioxide emissions

... of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 27 percent, and net reduction of water consumption by 13 percent. In the US alone, over 8,000 turbines per year are estimated to be removed in the next four years. ...

14

Dec 2020
Substances from mineral carbonation can be recycled into concrete

The process helps reduce the construction industry’s carbon footprint Australian startup Mineral Carbonation International (MCI) has developed a process under carbon capture use and storage (CCUS), ...

14

Dec 2020
Spanish startup aims to build carbon-neutral, wooden smart buildings

The founders of the team raised EUR 10 million for the project Spanish startup 011h aims to reduce the construction industry’s global carbon footprint by building high-tech, energy-saving and carbon-neutral ...

10

Dec 2020
Colombian cement makers bet on low carbon cements

... this line reduce carbon dioxide levels from 30 to 100 percent. The Spanish Colombian company, Cementos Alión, also came up with solutions for the environment. Juan Martínez, general manager of the company, ...

10

Dec 2020
Colombian cement makers bet on low carbon cements

... this line reduce carbon dioxide levels from 30 to 100 percent. The Spanish Colombian company, Cementos Alión, also came up with solutions for the environment. Juan Martínez, general manager of the company, ...

10

Dec 2020
Recycled brick material reduces carbon footprint by up to 90 percent

... in Edinburgh, as the STEM Research Project of the Year due to its potential to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by up to 90 percent, notifies KHL. K-Briq, as it is called, was made using a tenth ...

08

Dec 2020
CEMEX launches net-zero carbon dioxide concrete

The cutting-edge material reduces carbon footprint by up to 70 percent CEMEX recently launched Vertua, the industry’s first net-zero carbon dioxide (CO2) concrete, which is now available in markets ...

08

Dec 2020
Tri-State to still depend on coal despite carbon emission reduction targets

... to trim its carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by up to 80 percent by 2030, compared to emission levels in 2005. Tri-State filed its plan with the Colorado Public Utilities Commission last week, drawing praise ...

07

Dec 2020
CarbonCure aims to improve concrete strength by reducing cement content

The system involves injecting carbon dioxide into limestone The CarbonCure (CC) company recently announced its newly developed process, also called CarbonCure, which involves strengthening concrete ...

07

Dec 2020
CarbonCure aims to improve concrete strength by reducing cement content

The system involves injecting carbon dioxide into limestone ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

26

Nov 2020
Goa Carbon resumes operations at its Bilaspur unit

Goa Carbon supplies calcined petroleum coke to various industries [PAID=] Calcined petroleum coke (petcoke) manufacturer and seller, Goa Carbon, on Wednesday announced that operations have resumed at ...

26

Nov 2020
CEMEX transports aggregates by rail to reduce carbon footprint

Compared to using trucks, carbon dioxide emissions are lower by 12,500 tons CEMEX recently transported two million tons of aggregates by rail, from the Dove Holes Quarry in Buxton, Derbyshire, to locations ...

25

Nov 2020
Carbon pledges discourage institutions from financing coal projects

Insurance companies, banks and other financiers are pulling out of coal As countries around the world make pledges for zero carbon emissions amid the global trend of energy transition, funding for ...

24

Nov 2020
LafargeHolcim and Batica to build low-carbon house

The materials used for construction will have 40 percent less carbon footprint LafargeHolcim and Batica are currently working on the construction of a low-carbon house, bringing together the latest ...

24

Nov 2020
Cemfree low-carbon concrete used in Birmingham flood project

... project in Birmingham, where it serves as kerb bedding and backing for several kilometers, along with other recycled products, informs World Cement. The material aims to reduce the project’s carbon ...

24

Nov 2020
Sumitomo loses billions in coal business amid decarbonization policies

... groups, but renewed funding could not be achieved as the plant’s power generation efficiency was lower than that of "supercritical pressure" and carbon dioxide emissions were high. Sumitomo recorded ...

23

Nov 2020
Finnish startup aims to reduce carbon footprint by replacing cement

... technology, with the goal of entering multiple markets and reducing the construction industry’s carbon footprint by replacing cement with its more eco-friendly product, writes Silicon Canals. The construction ...

23

Nov 2020
China’s reliance on coal to affect its pledge on carbon neutrality by 2060

It is estimated to account for over 50 percent of global coal-fired power in 2020 [PAID=] Chinese President Xi Jinping previously pledged on the country achieving net zero carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions ...

19

Nov 2020
Eastern Europe’s decarbonization is crucial to EU’s new climate targets

... Regions” and studied member states that still rely heavily on coal generation, as the European Union (EU) Commission plans to use the EU carbon trading scheme to shut down about 40 gigawatts of coal-fired ...

17

Nov 2020
The Portland Cement Association to develop roadmap towards carbon neutrality

... in the United States, announced it will develop a roadmap by the end of 2021 to facilitate its member companies achieving carbon neutrality across the concrete value chain by 2050, according to PR Newswire. ...

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