New petition challenges use of coal in Egyptian factories 'Egyptians Against Coal' want to reverse a cabinet decision to use coal in cement factories Ayat Al-Tawy, Wednesday 21 May 2014
May 21, 2014· An Egyptian grassroots campaign challenging a recent government decision allowing the use of coal in power generation has launched a protest petition as health concerns mount over the use of the highly polluting fuel Grappling with a growing energy crunch, Egypt's cabinet gave the go-ahead early in April for the use of coal in the energy-intensive cement industry after months of uncertainty .
Apr 05, 2017· In post-revolution Egypt, a fierce fight over coal imports , By 2013, an anti-coal movement of , The study estimated that using coal in the cement industry ,
This study conducts a life-cycle assessment (LCA) of Egyptian cement-manufacturing unit, which is considered as the first one on LCA cement analysis to be conducted in Egypt This study investigates the LCA of the cement industry in Egypt compared to the Swiss industry, using two methodologi
Table Ⅰ Hydraulic Cement – World Leading Producers (million metric tons) Country 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 Brazil 72 70 69 64 59 52 52 46 40 37 38 40 38 40 39 China PRC: 2,500 2,420 2,210 2,100 1,880 1,630 1,390 1,350 1,200 1,040 934 813 705 627 583 Egypt 50 50 46 44 48 47 40 38 29 29 28 29 23
Cement Industry of Egypt The cost of going Coal - Egyptian National , 30 May 2013 , renewable energy industry • Must answer the following questions: 1- What are the benefits and costs of going coal, for the cement industry, the
Apr 25, 2017· The move was backed by industry groups, particularly the cement industry, but opposed by health and environment activists This split between interests was echoed at the cabinet level, creating a rare public debate over policy In 2014, Egypt’s Cabinet voted to allow coal imports for industrial use
Prior to the Arab Spring, Egypt’s cement industry had been growing strongly Production increased from 30m tonnes in 2006 to 50m tonnes in 2010 While cement production capacity in 2014 reached 70m tonnes, total production was only 45m tonn In 2013-14, cement prices increased by 20% on an annual basis, partly as a result of supply constraints
06/2013; Events Egypt’s cement industry prepares for the move to solid fuels , Regarding coal and the transition to this energy source, Egypt certainly needs 10 million t/a, Dr Ismail sa Potential suppliers were Russia, Turkey, Ukraine and South Africa He also took into account petcoke from domestic refineries or from Europe
Alternative Fuel Use in Cement Manufacturing 6 12 Emissions from cement production More than 50% of the total CO2 from cement production results from the chemical reaction that converts limestone into clinker, the active ingredient in cement This chemical reaction accounts for approximately 540 kg CO2 per tonne of clinker
Apr 02, 2014· Egypt's cabinet on Wednesday approved the use of coal for power generation after a fierce debate within the government over whether the highly pollutant fuel should be permitted for use ,
What is Coal Used For? - Buzzle 13 Sep 2013 , It is widely used for generating electricity in coal-fired power plants , Stacker and reclaimer systems for cement plants - FL cement industry, matching kiln through- puts of up to , reclaimer system to use, you will need , The coal issue in Egypt | ,
Egypt's cabinet announced new rules on coal use in April 2015, which stipulate that coal imports can only take place after approval from the ministry of environment The new rules are an amendment to a law on environmental affairs and allow the use of coal for cement, iron and steel, coke and aluminium production and in power plants
Energy crisis in Egypt heats up coal controversy , the use of coal in Egypt will result in the increase of emissions , While Mahmoud says that coal is best solution for the cement industry at .
Nov 05, 2014· Lafarge Cement Egypt, which has one cement plant in Egypt, has already converted it to coal and has applied for a permit to import coal, a spokeswoman sa Suez Cement, which has five cement .
The campaign against coal in Egypt , debate about whether to import coal for the cement industry , BNP Paribas, October 2013) Implementing Energy Subsidy Reforms: Evidence from Developing .
The fifth edition of Coaltrans Conference held in Cairo between 18-19 March discussed the possibilities of using coal as an alternative source of energy The conference discussed the Egyptian government’s desire to shift to using coal in energy generation, along with other numerous industri
Vicat acquired Sinai Cement, located near Al-Arish City, in 2003 Sinai Cement is a public company, listed on Egyptian Exchange since July 2000 It operates within the materials sector focusing on construction materials Sinai Cement is based in Cairo, Egypt, and was established in January 1997
(Egypt) — Egypt’s cement industry is suffering an energy shortage that has reportedly forced production to drop 20% over the last four months The country is experiencing a gas shortage, as the government subsidy system favours exporting natural gas as LNG rather than using it ,
Nov 10, 2019· In 2014, the General Organization for Standardization and Quality has issued a set of new standards related to the use of coal as one of the main alternative sources of energy in cement factories, which included the use of coal only for the cement industry The use of coal and alternative energy has become an urgent necessity in the cement .
vertical roller mill Cement industry news from Global Cement Egypt: Helwan Cement has ordered a vertical roller mill from Gebr Pfeiffer to grind coal at one of its cement plants in Egypt Delivery of the coal mill is scheduled for the end of 2016 The order was placed by ,
Coal in the cement industry pdf Cement manufacturing consists of raw meal grinding, blending, pre calcining, clinker burning and , plays an important role in the manufacturing process of cement , Lafarge Cement Egypt, which has one cement plant in Egypt, has , began testing coal use at its Kattameya plant in September and will begin .
An assessment of the Oligopoly Cement Industry in Egypt: Is It a Curse or a Blessing? , coal to fuel the cement kiln s , Industry, 2013) In 1999, Cement Assiut, Beni-Suef Cement and .
Sep 22, 2019· Egypt's battle around coal , the use of coal in Egypt will result in the increase of emissions that have a hazardous impact on health, not only for ,
May 18, 2015· 1 In Egypt, a study conducted by the Ministry of the Environment last year estimated health toll of using coal in the cement industry alone by 39 billion USD annually, and that of one power plant by 59 billion USD annually 2 Studies also maintained that the actual cost of the use of coal – if we add the toll on health – could .
Guest post: EBRD justification for supporting coal in Egypt’s cement industry is negligent Colleagues from the Egyptian Centre of Economic and Social Rights criticise the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s too lax approach when examining its activities in Egypt’s cement ,
Within the current transitional period, the ministry of Trade and Industry is considering the use of coal as an alternative source of energy, ignoring its detrimental effects on the environment and on public health The Egyptian Center for Economic and Social Rights strongly condemns the move to use coal as a source of energy in the cement .
The Cement Industry in Egypt is one of the oldest industries, , which included the use of coal only for the cement industry The use of coal and alternative energy has become an urgent necessity in the cement sector, especially considering the energy crisis that Egypt has gone through between 2011 & 2013, and rising fuel and energy pric
cement industry has been using large quantities of waste fuels or biomass fuels, for more than 15 years The production of cement involves the consumption of large quantities of raw materials, energy, and heat Cement production also results in the release of a significant amount of solid waste materials and gaseous emissions
Egypt: Several Egyptian cement producers have reported how they are coping with gas shortages in the country Production at South Valley Cement has stopped The company has announced that the gas supply will resume on 28 June 2013 Alexandria Portland Cement has reported that its plant has not stopped production