Japan steelmakers to prioritize decarbonization amid rising steel output

The Japanese steel industry supports the country’s ambitious target of achieving carbon neutrality by 2050 and will attempt to achieve zero-carbon steelmaking by exploring multiple solutions, JFE Steel’s Dr Shiro Watakabe said on Thursday February 24 in an online webinar.

Japan has established the most energy-efficient steel production system in the world and has set a target for zero-carbon steel by the end of this century, so innovative technologies must...

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Alice Li

February 28, 2022

15:17 GMT

Shanghai