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Biomass is any plant-based fuel including crops, forest waste, railway ties, surplus wood from construction and demolition projects, pulp and paper by-products, even wood-based factory discards. Every fuel option we’re studying has been proposed to us by local businesses as cleaner fuel options than coal.

Thermal energy is required to produce cement - a product much in demand for its building material qualities and its superior environental performance in its forms and applications...

Thermal energy is required to produce cement - a product much in demand for its building material qualities and its superior environental performance in its forms and applications...

It has been a wonderful opportunity and thrilling learning experience for our team at The University of Western Ontario Research Park, Sarnia-Lambton Campus, to research and write our second study for Ontario Power Generation...

  • Lafarge Canada is part of the Lafarge Group, headquartered in Paris, France.
  • Lafarge is the world leader in building materials, with top- ranking positions in all of its businesses: Cement, Aggregates & Concrete, and Gypsum....

Golder Associated Ltd. (Golder) was retained by Lafarge Canada Inc. (Lafarge) to prepare an application for an Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) for authorization to establish and operate a Municipal Waste Pilot Project...

Exploring the New Frontier of Renewable Energy SourcesThe black sedimentary rock known as coal has a long history as a fuel for homes and industry. Marco Polo witnessed the use of the burning black rocks by Chinese peasants during his epic...

Download the attached PDF to view a list of railway tie references.

Lafarge and its partners are hosting an information session on November 29th, from 6 pm to 9 pm at the Loyalist Golf & Country Club in order to hear community input on their Environmental Compliance Approval (ECA) applications. Information...

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