- Submitted by: Cementos Argos S.A
- Topic: Climate change
- Keywords: alternative energy
- Location: Colombia
- Date of completion: 2022
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- This voluntary initiative came from Global Compact
Use of alternative fuels
Cementos Argos S.A
Description/achievement of initiative
There will be an increase in alternative fuels used as part of the calorific consumption in clinker kilns.
The commitment described will be accomplished by:
Increasing operational eco-efficiency.
Increase of Mineral Components used in cementitious materials produced.
Increase in the use of alternative fuels and materials in the process.
Substitute 7.5% of current caloric consumption of traditional fossil fuels by alternative fuels and biomass in clinker kilns.
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