Iron & steel Tag

The Steel Industry Low-Carbon Promotion Committee, led by the state-affiliated China Iron and Steel Association (CISA), published a roadmap for realizing net-zero carbon emissions for the country’s steel sector, as reported by Caixin on August 19. The roadmap proposed a dual-carbon technology pathway for the...

China will complete ultra-low emission modification on a total production capacity of 560m tons of crude steel by the end of 2022, including 140m tons finished by now, as reported by Caixin on January 10 according to the Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE). Specifically,...

POSCO [5490:KS], the world’s fifth-largest steelmaker, plans to build two mini mills featuring low carbon emissions and high utilization rate by 2027, as reported by Korean Economic Daily on December 20. The two mini mills will use electric arc furnaces (EAF) to produce high-quality steel...

South Korean steelmaking giant POSCO [PKX:US] announced on November 15 in a regular board meeting that the company will ramp up its production of non-grain-oriented electric steel sheet metal by four times, an important material for traction motors of electric vehicles (EV), as reported by...

As China aims to attain carbon neutrality by 2060, the energy sector faces increasing pressure for vast and deep decarbonization. Hydrogen emerges as a potential alternative energy source to accelerate this transition. According to a white paper on China’s hydrogen and fuel cell industry in...

China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) published new swap rules for new steel production capacity, in order to accelerate the elimination of low-grade and outdated steelmaking capacity and strengthen air pollution control, as reported by Caixin on May 7. According to the latest...

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