Pedal to the metal: Iron and steel’s US$1.4 trillion shot at decarbonisation

The industrialised world cannot function without steel. It is essential to everything from the buildings we live in to the ways we get around. From iron ore mining to steel manufacturing, the industry is highly carbon intensive. And while steel itself is recyclable, iron and steel production emit a combined 3.4 billion tonnes of carbon annually, equal to 7% of global emissions.

How will industry respond to the challenge of achieving net zero in steel and its value chain?

In this month’s Horizons thought leadership, we speak on fragmented geographical implementation, sectoral vulnerability to energy price fluctuations, green premiums and the ensuing cost inflation as well as greenwashing.

Read the insight now to discover more.