Çimsa Cimento

Çimsa Afyon Solar Power Plant

Çimsa has made significant strides in its sustainability journey, emphasizing a commitment to a low-carbon future. The company successfully increased the utilization of alternative resources, surpassing 26% in 2022 and aiming for over 30% in alternative fuel usage by 2023. In 2022, 3% of alternative raw materials were incorporated into production processes, showcasing a dedication to eco-friendly practices.

A primary focus on process optimization has resulted in a commendable 21% reduction in absolute emission values, underscoring Çimsa’s dedication to environmental responsibility. Energy efficiency and renewable energy initiatives have yielded impressive results, with the company achieving substantial energy savings of 7.1 TJ thermal and 1,617 MWh electrical energy. Notably, 58% of energy comes from renewable sources, including Waste Heat Recovery (WHR), Solar Energy Supply (SES), and I-REC Certification.

Çimsa’s commitment extends to technological advancements, evident in the efficient operation of the WHR Facility and the establishment of a Solar Power Plant in Afyon. Strategic investments, including the planned Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) WHR Facility in Eskişehir, position Çimsa as a leading player in the Calcium Aluminate Cement (CAC) market.

The company’s dedication to sustainability is further emphasized by its diverse and sustainable product portfolio, with products like Flycrete aligning with the Eu Taxonomy. These achievements underscore Çimsa’s holistic approach to sustainability, positioning it as a forward-thinking and responsible industry leader.