Comments on: Climate change lauded as ‘opportunity’ in Davos https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-lauded-as-opportunity-in-davos/ EU news and policy debates across languages Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:05:15 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 By: bmpiscaer https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-lauded-as-opportunity-in-davos/#comment-333062 Sat, 27 Jan 2018 16:23:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1207896#comment-333062 Does one realize that the concrete industry emits yearly > 5 Billion tons of CO2 per year, mainly due to the overuse of Portland cement? That consumption can be cut in half by improved concrete technology but is resisted /obstructed by the cement industry.
There is hope in the re-introduction of Alkali Activated/Geopolymer materials with a heavy reduced carbon footprint.

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By: anders https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-lauded-as-opportunity-in-davos/#comment-333032 Fri, 26 Jan 2018 11:55:28 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1207896#comment-333032 Also in Europe we have the same view regarding cars. If you see DG Clima, they support lighter vehicles for less emissions. So you can save aluminium and fossil based energy without harming the transport industry. It is Genius! Of course the Transport and ‘Environment’ GONGO is very loud in its silence.

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