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Cementos Argos representing the green voice of the cement sector at LPAA thematic day on innovation

Paris, 8 December 2015

Government and private sector leaders announced commitments and partnerships on 8 December during one of the Lima-Paris Action Agenda's thematic days at the UNFCCC's COP21 conference to achieve a major increase in investments for research and development in low-carbon technologies and ways to speed up their diffusion in developing countries.

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Cement industry aspires to reduce CO2 emissions by 20-25% by 2030

Paris, 8 December 2015

Cement industry leaders announce plans to reduce their emissions by 20% to 25% by 2030. Action plans launched at COP21 today by cement companies call for an international CO2 policy framework and the removal of existing barriers in order to unlock the sector’s full reduction potential.

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West China Cement - the 6th Chinese company to join the CSI

Geneva, 1 December 2015

West China Cement, leading cement manufacturer and distributor in North Western China, joined the CSI to expand its ongoing efforts in searching for environmental protection solutions.

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SCCC reinforcing its commitment to pursue sustainable development

Geneva, 1 November 2015

One of the largest cement producers in Thailand, Siam City Cement joined the CSI today.  This further enhance coverage of the initiative to up to 67% in Thailand.

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CSI in India members learning about biodiversity management

India (Sitapuram, Chandrapur, Jamnagar), August to September 2015

Over 60 plant environment and mining department personnel from 9 CSI in India member companies participated in a series of capacity building workshops on biodiversity management organized in partnership with IUCN India and Leaders for Nature.

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Publication of the CSI GNR 2013 data

Geneva, 17 July 2015

The "Getting The Numbers Right" (GNR) 2013 dataset has been launched officially. This year's report presents a continuous reduction in CO2 emissions by cement industry. New functionalities have been added to facilitate more user-friendly navigation for browsers.

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TCMA, a proud addition to the CSI Communication Partner network

Geneva, 25 May 2015

The CSI and Turkish Cement Manufacturers’ Association (TCMA) inked a partnership agreement to promote sustainble development for cement sector in Turkey.

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