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How can we decarbonise the mining and cement industries?

The mining and cement industries make significant contributions to the world’s emissions, so finding ways to decarbonise is essential to meeting global emissions targets. Image: Unsplash/Shane McLendon

Thomas Schulz
CEO, FLSmidth
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While its is essential to decarbonise industries, clean energy technologies generally require more minerals than fossil fuel-based counterparts.
While its is essential to decarbonise industries, clean energy technologies generally require more minerals than fossil fuel-based counterparts. Image: IEA
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Thomas Schulz, CEO at FLSmidth

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While new solutions to decarbonise the industry are becoming available to reduce CO₂ emissions in cement production, this is not enough.
While new solutions to decarbonise the industry are becoming available to reduce CO₂ emissions in cement production, this is not enough. Image: FLSmidth

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