GCCA, TERI sign MoU for sustainability in cement, concrete industry
Intending to turn down emissions, the Global Cement and Concrete Association (GCCA) India and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to speed up sustainable development of Indian cement and concrete industries.
As per the MoU, TERI will supply its expert knowledge to support GCCA India to achieve sustainability in India’s cement and concrete sectors, the Press Trust of India said. The partnership will result in TERI’s engagement in GCCA, while GCCA India and its members will support TERI’s project implementation in technology, innovation, energy efficiency, and resource efficiency.
Director-General of TERI, Vibha Dhawan, said that signing the MoU will help to accelerate decarbonisation from the cement industry.
GCCA focusses at viable constructions while expressing industrial sustainability leadership in the Indian manufacturing of cement and concrete.
The association leads the cement and concrete industry’s move to carbon neutrality by 2050, along with its global climate targets and Low Carbon Technology Roadmap, GCCA India said.