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Energy efficiency

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Miriam Joyce, graduate trainee manager, Hanson UK, overseeing world first fuel switching trials at Ribblesdale cement works
29 September 2021 | Ready-mixed & Concrete Products | 1 Comment

Cement kiln at Hanson’s Ribblesdale works successfully operates using net zero fuel as part of hydrogen technology demonstration

Carbon Trust
18 August 2021 | Safety, Health & Environment

Next phase of Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator to be designed and delivered by the Carbon Trust

Volvo EC350E Hybrid excavator
11 June 2021 | Plant & Equipment

All-new powertrain for EC300E Hybrid excavator and two new models in 25-tonne and 35-tonne classes

Rugby cement works
02 June 2021 | Quarrying

Company renews 100% UK renewable electricity supply contract for a further three years

Nynas Gothenburg
16 March 2021 | Asphalt & Surfacing

Company invests in new furnaces for reliable production and reduced greenhouse gas emissions

SMT EVs

Business charges ahead with environmental pledge by making the switch from diesel and hybrid cars

ABB
07 March 2021 | Plant & Equipment

Company urges greater adoption of high-efficiency motors and drives to combat climate change

Rugby Cement Plant
22 February 2021 | Ready-mixed & Concrete Products

Hydrogen now used as part of fuel mix at all CEMEX cement plants in Europe; rapid global deployment to follow

CEMEX
19 February 2021 | Ready-mixed & Concrete Products

Company commences operation of seven sustainable growth investments in Europe in January

Project Net Zero
30 January 2021 | Safety, Health & Environment

Getting to net zero: new website helps organizations plot a roadmap to net-zero emissions

SKF
24 September 2020 | Safety, Health & Environment

Company joins global initiative as part of bid to achieve carbon neutrality by 2030 or sooner

Flogas Britain
07 July 2020 | Quarrying

Conversion of former National Grid liquefied natural gas facility at Avonmouth gets under way

Electric vehicle charging point

Company to electrify entire car and van fleet by 2030 as part of ongoing commitment to sustainability

ABB Ability Expert Optimizer
03 June 2020 | Plant & Equipment

ABB to install electrification and intelligent automation systems at new cement plant in India

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