July 28, 2021
Five actions to improve the sustainability of steel
Steel is critical to continued economic development and the backbone of global sustainable initiatives, including the energy transition. But the steel industry is also one of the world’s most energy-intensive, accounting for around 8% of global carbon dioxide emissions. For steelmakers, reducing these emissions is critical as the global decarbonization agenda accelerates. Steelmakers that move now to improve the sustainability of operations can get ahead of evolving carbon regulations and capitalize on environmental, social and governance metrics to gain a competitive edge. An EY article provides details.