CII-Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre, as part of
its World Class Energy Eciency iniave, has beenreleasing several publicaons, case study bookletsetc. on a regular basis to make the latest informaon
available to all stakeholders in the cement industry. One
such iniave was the release of Manual on ThermalEnergy Eciency in Cement Industry in 2012.
With PAT targets being announced, industry needs to focus more on Thermal
Energy Eciency. Addional incenves that can be obtained by exceeding PATtargets will reduce longer payback period of Thermal Energy Eciency projects
and makes them economically viable.
The Manual on Thermal Energy Eciency in Cement Industry is an outcome of
the feedback received from various stake holders of the industry. Indian cement
industry has several successful case studies on Thermal Energy Eciency and thismanual is a small eort to recognize such good eorts, Up keeping knowledge
on Pyro process including latest norms and to serve as a reference for Cement
manufacturers to reduce thermal Specic Energy Consumpon.
I would sincerely request all the readers to not only make full use of the Manual
across your organizaons but also to pass any comments /suggesons / feedback
on the Manual you may have to CII-Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre. Yourfeedback will encourage us at CII-Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre to take
such iniaves in future.
Chairman, Green Cementech 2012, CII- Godrej GBC &
Execuve President, Birla Corporaon Ltd.