Initiative supported by SED Fund

Cement Energy Benchmarking

Benchmarking is a common practice and sensible exercise to establish baselines, define best practices, identify improvement opportunities, and create a competitive environment within the organization.

Integrating benchmarking into your organization will result in valuable data that encourages discussion and sparks new ideas and practices. At its best, it is used as a tool to help companies evaluate and prioritize improvement opportunities.

Benchmarking can allow you to:
Holistic perspective

Gain an independent perspective about how well a section performs compared to other companies

Reduce performance gaps

Drill down into performance gaps to identify areas for improvement

Enhance processes

Develop a standardized set of processes and metrics

Continuous Improvement

Enable a mindset and culture of continuous improvement

Performance expectations

Set performance expectations

Monitor performance

Monitor company performance and manage change

If interested in enhancing your plant performance through benchmarking, please register

Key Benefits of Benchmarking approach:
Better understanding

Understand your performance relative to close competitors,

Compare performance

Compare performance between product lines/business units in your own company

Give direction

Give direction to operators, managers, and section heads to improve their performance by focusing on lagging parameters

Key areas identification

Drill down into performance gaps to identify areas for improvement

ENHANCED processes

Develop a standardized set of processes and metrics

World Class

Better understand what makes a section “World Class”


The web platform will be developed based on the five levers identified in the "Low Carbon Technology Roadmap (LCTR) for Indian Cement Sector“


Benchmarking of lever-wise performance at Plant level, Cluster level, and Group levels with peers


Information on the latest technologies, best practices, and latest specific energy consumption (SEC) numbers


Report on gaps and potential opportunities, possible solutions, cost benefits analysis, and comparison on net-zero roadmaps

Are You Ready to Benchmark Your Plant's performance? Reach out to us for a one-on-one discussion to understand in detail!