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Coal Use in Cement Factories, Egypt EJAtlas

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Coal Use in Cement Factories, Egypt EJAtlas

At a time of political instability and energy shortages, the Egyptian government turned to introducing imported coal as an energy source for the cement industry, due to insufficient natural gas supplies.

Environment - Cement Industry Division in Egypt - Cement ...

The use of coal in cement plants the environment . The use of coal and alternative energy became an urgent necessity in the cement sector, especially considering the energy crisis between 2011 2013, and rising fuel and energy prices. Municipal Waste and the Cement Industry. The cement industry has the capability of using waste materials as ...

EBRD justification for supporting coal in Egypt's cement ...

May 15, 2014  Initially the main consideration was importing coal to fuel the cement industry, with the second phase to shift electrical power stations to coal use too. As far as we could see however, the initial decision was going to focus on the cement industry. See

New petition challenges use of coal in Egyptian factories

May 20, 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 ...

Opinion:The Cement Industry in Egypt - EgyptToday

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 ...

Environment - Cement Industry Division in Egypt - Cement ...

The use of coal in cement plants the environment . The use of coal and alternative energy became an urgent necessity in the cement sector, especially considering the energy crisis between 2011 2013, and rising fuel and energy prices. Municipal Waste and the Cement Industry. The cement industry has the capability of using waste materials as ...

EBRD justification for supporting coal in Egypt's cement ...

May 15, 2014  Initially the main consideration was importing coal to fuel the cement industry, with the second phase to shift electrical power stations to coal use too. As far as we could see however, the initial decision was going to focus on the cement industry. See

Opinion:The Cement Industry in Egypt - EgyptToday

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 ...

Decision to use coal in cement industry ... - Daily News Egypt

May 13, 2014  Decision to use coal in cement industry is irreversible: Mehleb Prime minister denies reports that Suez would be transferred to the authority of Cairo governorate Daily News Egypt

Egyptian activists rally against coal imports

Mar 13, 2014  The industry minister announced on Monday that Egypt would allow cement firms to use coal, pending a review of stricter environmental regulations, but that was followed by

Egypt - Alternative fuels for cement and lime industry ...

At present the co-processing rate is 6.4%, according to the Daily News Egypt newspaper. The Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade Tarek Kabil added that he expects that the total coal consumption in cement plants will reach 9.7Mt/yr by 2025. Increased use of alternative fuels is also expected to save the industry US$50m/yr by 2025.

Egypt - Cement industry news from Global Cement

Egypt: South Valley Cement (SVCC) has said that the investments needed to use coal as an energy source will accost US$19.8m. Subsequently, the company is preparing other energy options. SVCC said that it would be 'indifferent' if the government decided not to follow through with the coal usage plan, as it could rely on mazut, a low quality fuel oil, in addition to gas, in order to produce cement.

Alternative Fuels from Waste Products in Cement Industry

Cement plants in Egypt has used the alternative fuels to be utilized with the primary fuels such as coal and petcock. The utilization percentage ranges from (15:35) % for

Coal in the cement industry

The main fuel used for firing preheater cyclone and rotary kiln is coal. Therefore, coal plays an important role in the manufacturing process of cement. Based on the composition of raw feed a wide range of coal is used. In a cement plant two systems of coal firing are used, namely, a)

Low-Carbon Roadmap for the Egyptian Cement Industry

Low-Carbon Roadmap for the Egyptian Cement Industry 3 Up until 2014, the Egyptian cement industry principally used state-subsidised natural gas and heavy fuel oil to fire their kilns. Due to the gradual phasing out of the subsidies and the scarcity of these fuels domestically, using natural gas and heavy fuel is no longer

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 Coal shipments in Alexandria's Dekheila port (Photo courtesy of ...

Egypt's cement industry overcomes energy challenge with coal

The company began testing coal use at its Kattameya plant in September 2014. Two other major players in the industry have already taken significant strides in transitioning to coal. Arabian Cement was estimated to have imported close to 1m tonnes of coal from markets such as South Africa, Spain and Ukraine in 2014. Lafarge Cement, the French ...

Environmental impact assessment of the Egyptian cement ...

veying the most common types of cement used in the construction industry in Egypt. Meanwhile, SimaPro soft-ware has been used to assess the environmental impacts, and three different cement plants were selected for this study: an Egyptian cement plant (ECP) which uses elec-tricity, natural gas, and diesel as energy sources; a Swiss

Which type of coal use by cement industry.

Together, they make up 52 percent of the world’s coal reserves. This coal type is mostly used for power generation, cement manufacturing and other industrial purposes, while metallurgical coal is used primarily for manufacturing iron and steel. Anthracite is the most mature coal and thus has the highest carbon content of any type of coal. It ...

EBRD justification for supporting coal in Egypt's cement ...

May 15, 2014  Initially the main consideration was importing coal to fuel the cement industry, with the second phase to shift electrical power stations to coal use too. As far as we could see however, the initial decision was going to focus on the cement industry. See

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 Coal shipments in Alexandria's Dekheila port (Photo courtesy of ...

Effect of Fuel Type on the Life Cycle of Egyptian Cement ...

facilities in Egypt with regard to their environmental compliance if coal is used compared to other sources by using the LCA tool. A comparative analysis among various fuel types of typical cement plant in Egypt is conducted. Results show that the decision of replacing the existing used fuels in cement industry by coal will carry an

Decision to use coal in cement industry ... - Daily News Egypt

May 13, 2014  Decision to use coal in cement industry is irreversible: Mehleb Prime minister denies reports that Suez would be transferred to the authority of Cairo governorate Daily News Egypt

Egypt - Alternative fuels for cement and lime industry ...

At present the co-processing rate is 6.4%, according to the Daily News Egypt newspaper. The Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade Tarek Kabil added that he expects that the total coal consumption in cement plants will reach 9.7Mt/yr by 2025. Increased use of alternative fuels is also expected to save the industry US$50m/yr by 2025.

Alternative Fuels from Waste Products in Cement Industry

Cement plants in Egypt has used the alternative fuels to be utilized with the primary fuels such as coal and petcock. The utilization percentage ranges from (15:35) % for

Filth And Loathing In Cairo, As Egypt Turns To Coal

"The cement factories are just the beginning. There is concern that coal will be used in Egypt's energy sector too," said Droubi, whose grassroots campaign is growing more popular among young Egyptians. "It would be a disaster." The Egyptian cabinet decided two weeks ago that Egypt would begin accepting coal imports in September 2014.

Coal in the cement industry

The main fuel used for firing preheater cyclone and rotary kiln is coal. Therefore, coal plays an important role in the manufacturing process of cement. Based on the composition of raw feed a wide range of coal is used. In a cement plant two systems of coal firing are used, namely, a)

Environmental activists aim to eliminate use of coal ...

Nov 04, 2015  Independent local coalition Egyptians Against Coal aim to advocate excluding coal use from Egypt’s energy industry by 2017 due to its hazardous environmental threats, the

Which type of coal use by cement industry.

Together, they make up 52 percent of the world’s coal reserves. This coal type is mostly used for power generation, cement manufacturing and other industrial purposes, while metallurgical coal is used primarily for manufacturing iron and steel. Anthracite is the most mature coal and thus has the highest carbon content of any type of coal. It ...

COAL, FUEL OIL AND NATURAL GAS FOR CEMENT PRODUCTION

Coal, fuel oil and natural gas are the most commonly used energy carrier in cement industries. The energy use for cement production is distributed as follows:- 92.7% for pyro-processing 5.4% for finishing grinding and 1.9% for raw grinding (Choate, 2003). The choice of fuel use entails the level at which green house gases (GHG) are emitted, the ...

(PDF) Use of alternative fuels in cement industry

Cement production has advanced greatly in the last few decades. The traditional fuels used in traditional kilns include coal, oil, petroleum coke, and natural gas.

Egypt 2019 thermal coal imports rise 31% on cement sector ...

Jan 16, 2020  The dramatic increase in thermal coal imports in Egypt, which has a larger cement sector than any country in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), was explained by market participants to be driven mainly by the cement industry and was most definitely "construction related." "Egypt mainly uses coal in the cement sector," a European-based analyst said.

Egypt’s cement industry prepares for the move to solid ...

More than 50 interested customers from the region came to be well informed on coal grinding and also in general about the future of the Egyptian cement industry as regards the fuel supply and logistics by the German and Austrian experts present.