London, 24th February 2021 

Global Cement

Ian Riley, WCA CEO and Alex Cameron, CEO and Founder of DecarbConnect, have been interviewed on the organisations' ongoing collaboration and opportunities on where the cement sector can learn from the wider decarbonisation efforts of other hard-to-abate sectors. 

London, 24th February 2021

Foresight Climate and Energy

Ian Riley, CEO of WCA has been quoted in Foresight Climate and Energy's article, "Heavy Industry to Carbon Light", sharing his thoughts on the electrification of the cement industry and the role this could play in the road to decarbonisation. 

5 February 2021

Institute of Concrete Technology

WCA have authored an article for the ICT 25th Anniversary Yearbook, on the topic of "The Global Cement Industry and Technology: Past, Present and Future".

15 January 2021

Cement Americas

Ian Riley, WCA CEO, has been interviewed for Cement Americas' "The Cement Industry in 2021" overview, offering insight into the outlook for the global industry in the new year, based on the experiences of WCA members throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. 

21 December 2020


"We are optimistic that by accelerating the development of decarbonisation technologies and by applying best practices in energy efficiency, alternative fuels and use of alternative cementitious materials, the cement industry will be able to fully decarbonise.” Ian Riley, WCA CEO has been interviewed by ForConstructionPros, sharing his insights on cement industry decarbonisation for their Mission: Carbon Zero article. 

20 November 2020

Aggregates Business

"Decarbonisation is the most important sustainability target for the cement sector": Ian Riley has been interviewed by Liam McLoughlin at Aggregates Business on his views on new technologies in the cement industry to reach net-zero, including his thoughts on CCUS and LC3.