Submitted by: Lafarge Zementwerke GmbH
Implemented country: Austria
Title: Retznei - 100%

The cement plant of Lafarge Group in Retznei was already in the 80's pioneered the use of alternative fuels was 81% substitution of primary fuels in 2010, well above the national average rate of 62.8%. Born in January 2010, the project idea wurder Retznei 100%. Retznei 100% means: - 100% replacement of primary fuels by locally produced alternative fuels from waste. - Reduction of CO2 through the use of fuels with biogenic fraction - transparent communication with all stakeholders and compliance with all Emmissionsgrenzwerte.Ziel of the project is to find out which waste and technical conditions under which 100% of primary energy can be saved.

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