China: The Chinese Ministry of Information and Technology has announced that China's cement industry will source 65% of its electricity needs from waste materials by 2015, as part of the country's wide-ranging 12th Five-Year Plan period (2011-2015). It said that this would help China's building materials industry to see its energy consumption per unit of industrial value-added output reduced by 20% by 2015 compared to 2010.
China aims at bold fuel-substitution rate
Register for the 1st Global CemProcess Conference & Exhibition
24 - 25 April 2017, London, UK
Process optimisation in cement manufacture
The first-ever Global CemProcess Conference on process optimisation in the cement industry will take place in London in 24 - 25 April 2017 at the Hallam Conference Centre in the heart of London, and will Include a confirmed visit to Hanson Cement's Ketton cement plant on 26 April to see industry-best-practice case studies in action.