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Cement production

Cement production

  • Pilot demonstration of Energy Service Company (ESCO) model for greenhouse gases emission reduction in the cement sector

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    Technical Assistance
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    Phase:
    Completed
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    This Technology Transfer Advances Viet Nam's

    • Nationally Determined Contribution to reduce GHG emissions by 8% by 2030 compared to the Business as Usual scenario (BAU); an amount that could be increased up to 25% with international support.

    Context

  • CTCN/UNIDO Call for Proposals: Services in Order to Reduce GHG Emissions in the Cement Industry in South Africa

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    News
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    United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is looking for member of the CTCN Network that can provide technical services related to GHG emissions reduction in the cement industry in South Africa.

    The South African government has indicated the importance of and need to grow the country’s green economy, and has committed to reducing carbon emissions produced in the country whilst indicating the increased expense on infrastructure to be spent on housing, schools, economic zone development, and bulk service delivery infrastructure; all of which requires cement.

  • Eficiencia Energética y Ambiental Efficacitas Consultora Cía. Ltda.

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Ecuador
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    Efficacitas Consulting was founded in 1994 with the mission to work for sustainable resource management throughout Latin America, providing consulting services in energy, environment and sustainable development. Efficacitas fulfils its mission with professional competence and ethics by providing technical assistance, driven by excellence and innovation, to companies, governmental and nongovernmental organizations involved in natural resource management and conservation.

  • Global Environment Centre Foundation

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Knowledge partner
    Country of registration:
    Japan
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member
    Knowledge Partner

    The Global Environment Centre Foundation (GEC) is an entity that supports the UNEP’s International Environmental Technology Centre (IETC), based in Japan. GEC is dedicated to the transfer of environmentally sound technologies, in both developing countries and countries with economies in transition. The foundation aims to contribute to Japan’s international efforts on the environment, sharing project collaborations as well as promoting Japan’s rich conservation knowledge and experience in developing nations.

  • South Pole

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Switzerland
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    South Pole is a leading provider of global sustainability services, with more than 300 experts in over 18 offices worldwide. For more than a decade, South Pole has worked with a wide range of public, private and civil sector organisations to accelerate the transition to a climate-smart society. South Pole has mobilised climate finance to over 700 projects in the areas of emission reductions, renewable energy, energy efficiency and sustainable land-use.

  • Solar Cell Catalyst for transparent DSSCs

    Type: 
    Product

    This catalyst offers an alternative to ruthenium based catalysts used on dye sensitized solar cell (DSSC) technology. These catalysts show promise in providing greater energy conversion as well as the potential for new applications such as transparent solar cells that can be used anywhere clear glass is used. Details: Dr. Louis Barriault of the University of Ottawa’s Centre for Catalysis Research and Innovation developed this family of dimeric gold catalysts and demonstrated a current in a small DSSC set up.

  • CTCN/UNIDO Call for Proposals: Pilot demonstration of Energy Service Company (ESCO) in Viet Nam's cement sector

    Type: 
    News
    Publication date:
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    The Climate Technology Centre is seeking a member of its Network to provide technical services related to develop a pilot Energy Service Company (ESCO) for the cement industry in Viet Nam. Selection of the service provider is conducted via the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), which is a co-host of CTCN.  

  • Energy and Environment Consultancy Joint Stock Company

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Vietnam
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    Energy and Environment Consultancy Joint Stock Company (VNEEC) combines high-quality economic and engineering expertise to support clients in developing Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects under the Kyoto Protocol and studying New Market Mechanisms under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and conducting other environment-related services, such as environmental capacity building, studies and surveys related to renewable energy, climate change and ozone- layer protection in Vietnam.

  • Shree Cement

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    India
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member
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    Shree Cement (SCL) is one of the leading Indian cement companies and has made a remarkable presence in national cement industry through its sustainable growth philosophies. Approach for transforming risk into opportunities has bestowed it with many low hanging fruits. SCL is having presence in the cement and power sector. It is the largest cement producer in North India and among top five cement groups in the country.