The Dragon Products Company of Maine, USA, has submitted an application to the Maine Department of Environmental Protection and notice to the town of Thomaston to request "a minor modification" to its air emissions license.
Mexican President Felipe Calderón inaugurated the first phase of the development of Cemex' EURUS wind farm project in Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday. The wind farm will supply 25% of Cemex' energy needs in Mexico.
Indonesia's House of Representatives' Commission on Environment Affairs will be summoning Environment Minister Rachmat Witoelar to question him over the construction of a much disputed cement factory in Pati, Central Java.
The US EPA is suing Cemex over its plant in Lyons, Colorado, USA, for allegedly violating the Clean Air Act by polluting the surrounding air. Although unlikely, Cemex could possibly see penalties reaching "billion of dollars."