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28

Jun 2022
BNDES finances the construction of four biomass thermoelectric power plants

The power plants of Bonfim, Cantá, Pau Rainha and Santa Luz will have a total installed capacity of 40 megawatts, which is sufficient power to meet the needs of 148,000 homes [PAID=]The National Bank ...

27

Jun 2022
Cement shortage causes concrete plants to shutdown in Canada's British Columbi

... at ready-mix plants in the state, spreading to Alberta, reports Western Investor. A fire at the Lafarge plant in Richmond on May 31 and a maintenance shutdown at the Ash Grove Cement plant in Seattle ...

27

Jun 2022
Cement shortage causes concrete plants to shutdown in Canada's British Columbi

... at ready-mix plants in the state, spreading to Alberta, reports Western Investor. A fire at the Lafarge plant in Richmond on May 31 and a maintenance shutdown at the Ash Grove Cement plant in Seattle ...

16

Jun 2022
Siberian Cement's plants complete scheduled repairs for peak seaso

Repairs and improvements were carried out in all the holding's cement plants [PAID=]Siberian Cement holding's companies have carried out scheduled repairs on their production facilities to respond to ...

10

Jun 2022
South Korean Ready-mixed concrete producers shutdown plants due to lack of cement

A strike of transportation workers is causing the disruptions [PAID=]Ready-mixed concrete producers are shutting down their plants in South Korea due to the general strike of the Public Transport Workers' ...

10

Jun 2022
South Korean Ready-mixed concrete producers shutdown plants due to lack of cement

A strike of transportation workers is causing the disruptions [PAID=]Ready-mixed concrete producers are shutting down their plants in South Korea due to the general strike of the Public Transport Workers' ...

27

May 2022
Eurocement group to power cement plants with alternative fuels

... of plants," the head of the ecology department added. The projects are planned to be implemented by 2026. According to her, the holding's ESG strategy consists of six priority areas. "These included ...

05

May 2022
Eurocement plants modernize clinker kilns

Lipetskcement and Nevyansky Cementnik carried out renovation work [PAID=]Eurocement companies in the Lipetsk and Sverdlovsk regions will be able to produce more than 2,000 tons of clinker per day when ...

03

May 2022
Cement plants in Tamil Nadu start co-processing non-biodegradable waste

Around 150 tons of waste from the Vellalore dump yard are being processed on a daily basis Cement plants in the Ariyalur district, in the state of Tamil Nadu, India, is processing around 150 tons of ...

03

May 2022
Holcim acquires 6 aggregate plants in France

Amid strong demand for sustainable building solutions, the company acquired assets from the FAMY Group The Swiss multinational Holcim announced in a press release that its subsidiary in France has acquired ...

29

Apr 2022
South Australia to receive new integrated green cement plants

The Coalition has allocated AUD 20 million of its recently announced budget for the project Australia's Coalition is promising AUD 218 million for energy and cement projects in South Australia's north, ...

25

Apr 2022
Coal stocks at non-pithead thermal power plants in India remain low

From April 18 to April 21, stocks remained at 26 percent Coal stocks at non-pithead thermal power plants have remained low during the last week until April 21 at 26 percent of the normative levels, which ...

22

Apr 2022
CSC certifies 16 Heidelberger Beton's plant

... Beton plants with the new CO2 module. The certification discloses the greenhouse gas emissions associated with concrete production. CSC certification provides transparency in concrete production while ...

18

Apr 2022
Endesa anticipates the closure of coal plants

The company is planning to close all coal plants by 2027 [PAID=] Endesa is planning to close all coal plants in 2027, three years earlier than expected, a decision that is aligned with the company’s ...

15

Apr 2022
Waskita Beton to invest IDR 250 billion in new concrete plants

Several new plants are planned to be set in Bojanegara, Serang, Banten, Sumatra and Kalimantan, in Indonesia [PAID=]Waskita Beton Precast (WSBP) currently prepares capital expenditure (Capex) at IDR ...

06

Apr 2022
SRM Concrete acquires 67 ready-mix plants in Q1 2022

The new acquisitions will significantly extend the company’s footprint in the US SRM Concrete ended the first quarter of the year with the acquisition of up to 67 ready-mix plants in five states in ...

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 more ...

01

Apr 2022
Vietnam's power plants face tight coal supplie

Several thermal power plants have registered decreases in power production Vietnam may face a power shortage from April on, due to tight coal supplies registered by the Vietnam Electricity (EVN), as ...

31

Mar 2022
Cemex US restarts operations in three concrete blocks plants

... in Florida. The company has recently restarted two plants and will soon restart a third, in line with its goal of growing its operations across Florida and the US. In 2021, Cemex US invested about USD ...

23

Mar 2022
Spanish coal plants to resume activity

Several coal plants that were preparing to close are now getting ready to resume activity [PAID=]Spain is close to achieving the definitive blackout of all its coal plants, but the current energy crisis ...

21

Mar 2022
Portugal studies reactivation of coal-fired plants

Authorities analyze the possibility of reopening the coal-fired plants of Sines and Pego Portugal’s coal-fired plants could be reactivated if a scenario of emergency for the country’s electricity system ...

18

Mar 2022
Coal shortage affects thermal power plants in Vietnam

The industry is being affected by a surge of Covid-19 cases and the Russia-Ukraine crisis Vietnam’s thermal plants received 30 percent less coal than scheduled from two major domestic suppliers in February ...

16

Mar 2022
Extraco to use waste from asphalt plants in construction

... waste from asphalt plants in construction, writes La Voz de Galicia. The project consists of reusing the recovery fill resulting from the manufacture of asphalt in the development of cement-based products, ...

10

Mar 2022
Conch Cement to invest CNY 5 billion for the construction of renewable power plants

... the construction of renewable power plants at its enterprises in order to achieve the goals set by the authorities to achieve carbon neutrality, as reported by Beton. The company set a goal to obtain ...

10

Mar 2022
BioCMPC project to be one of the most sustainable plants in Brazil

Through this project the Industrial Unit in Guaíba will be modernized [PAID=] The BioCMPC project counts with a set of 31 actions related to sustainability, featuring the modernization of the Industrial ...

09

Mar 2022
Germany reactivates old coal power plants

The decision was motivated by Russia’s threats to stop pumping gas through the North Stream 1 Germany is reactivating old coal power plants to ensure the security of electricity supply amid Russian threats ...

25

Feb 2022
Cemex USA launches Portland limestone cement production in two plants

... lower carbon Portland limestone cement (PLC) manufactured at its plants in Brooksville, Florida, and Demopolis, Alabama, across the southeastern United States. The company said that increasing PLC production ...

23

Feb 2022
Thyssenkrupp to build three polymer plants in Turkey

The plants will be built for the company SASA Polyester Sanayi Thyssenkrupp, through its Uhde’s subsidiary Uhde Inventa-Fischer, has signed a contract to build three polymer plants for SASA Polyester ...

17

Feb 2022
China’s government to support coal power plants to work at full capacity

The goal is to generate more electricity The Chinese government will help the country’s coal-fired power plants run at full capacity, as reported by France 24. After the energy shortages of 2021, ...

04

Feb 2022
Coal supplies at Indian power plants climb in April-December 2021

Supplies increased by 25 percent compared to a year ago Indian power plants have not registered any current coal shortages, as these plants have got 25 percent higher coal supplies in April-December ...

02

Feb 2022
Chinese power plants' coal storage increase to near record-highs

The volume of coal storage on January 26 can last for 22 days Chinese power plants have increased its coal storage to near record highs, as reported by Hellenic Shipping News. On January 26, the power ...

18

Jan 2022
Buzzi Unicem and Italgas to study the implementation of power-to-gas plants

... of power-to-gas plants, in combination with Carbon Capture Systems (CCS) at Buzzi Unicem's production plants, reports Market Screener. The implementation of these technologies is aimed at promoting the ...

18

Jan 2022
Buzzi Unicem and Italgas to study the implementation of power-to-gas plants

... of power-to-gas plants, in combination with Carbon Capture Systems (CCS) at Buzzi Unicem's production plants, reports Market Screener. The implementation of these technologies is aimed at promoting the ...

13

Jan 2022
LafargeHolcim US' Ste. Genevieve and Alpena plants to produce Portland limestone cement

The facilities will transition to a less CO2-intensive production LafargeHolcim in the United States announced, in a press release, that its Ste. Genevieve and Alpena cement plants, located in Bloomsdale, ...

12

Jan 2022
Coal-fired plants are 85 percent of U.S. electric generating capacity retirements in 2022

... reported by the U.S. Energy Information Administration. The biggest part of the scheduled retirements are coal-fired power plants, which account for 85 percent of the retirements, followed by natural ...

10

Jan 2022
Thomas Beton acquires Fertigbeton’s plants

The German company have boosted its business with the integration of four plants in the country [PAID=]Thomas Beton, headquartered in Kiel, Germany, has been producing ready-mixed concrete at four ...

07

Jan 2022
Brazil extends coal-fired plants subsidies

The Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro, has approved a bill for extending the hiring of thermal plants [PAID=]The Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro has approved a bill for extending the hiring of ...

30

Dec 2021
Coal deliveries to power plants in the US hit six-month low

The October 2021 figures were the lowest registered since April 2021 Coal deliveries to power plants in the Unites States have decreased to a six-month low in October to 38.2 million tons, as reported ...

21

Dec 2021
Kerala state to receive two new cement plants

Production in the state will double with the additions Two more cement production units will be started in the state of Kerala, India, to double cement production in another two years, said the Industries ...

20

Dec 2021
Coal India to increase stocks at thermal plants

The company wants to increase the stocks at thermal plants to 45 million tons by March 2022 Coal India is planning to increase coal stock at thermal power plants to over 45 million tons, as reported ...

16

Dec 2021
Almost one third of operating U.S. coal-fired power plants to retire by 2035

A considerable part of the facilities is 45 years old Power plant owners and operators in the United States are planning to retire 28 percent, or 59 gigawatts, of coal-fired capacity by 2035, as reported ...

15

Dec 2021
Brazil approves bill to contract coal-fired thermal power plants until 2040

The decision goes against the global trend to phase-out coal [PAID=]In Brazil, the Lower House has approved a bill to guarantee the contract of energy generated from coal-fired thermoelectric plants, ...

30

Nov 2021
India’s coal stocks in power plants increase up to nine days

India’s power plants burn about 1.85 million to 1.87 million tons of coal daily to generate electricity Coal stock in India’s 136 coal-based power plants has increased for up to nine days, as reported ...

30

Nov 2021
Coal reserves at Ukrainian power plants increase

The reserves have increased by 2.3 percent over the week Coal reserves at Ukrainian power plants has increased by 2.3 percent over the week, to 368,800 tons, as reported by Neftegaz.ru. However, the ...

19

Nov 2021
Holcim Philippines to power cement plants with solar energy

... solar power to its cement plants in Bulacan and La Union, reports Manila Bulletin. In a disclosure, Holcim Philippines said Blueleaf Energy will finance, build, operate, and maintain solar energy facilities ...

16

Nov 2021
Ukraine's power plants face coal shortag

... power plants are ineffective, as reported by Ria.ru. Data from the UNIAN agency shows that due to the lack of coal, about two-thirds of these power-plants are not working, which represents 14 units. ...

10

Nov 2021
Romania to convert coal power plants to wood pellets

... plants to pellets, as reported by Balkan Green Energy News. Tests in the first plant will take place during the first half of 2022, a conversation that might reduce the power plants’ CO2 emissions by ...

10

Nov 2021
Tillicoultry Quarries announces the acquisition of four concrete plants

The company will expand business in Scotland with four new site locations acquired from Cemex Insider reports that Tillicoultry Quarries, headquartered in Scotland, UK, announced it has successfully ...

03

Nov 2021
G20 reaches agreement to end overseas financing of coal plants

This decision should enter into force by the end of the year G20 leaders have agreed to end overseas financing of coal plants by the end of the year, as reported by Power Technology. However, no measures ...

25

Oct 2021
Zhengye International acquires industrial plants in Zhongshan city

... and five industrial plants in Zhongshan City, in the Guangdong Province, from the controlling shareholder Hu's family at a total of CNY 186 million, as reported by Inews. The payment will be made in ...

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