Getting climate, energy & environment news right.

Nucor Launches Carbon Neutral Steel Product

David Worford reports in Energy + Environment Leader that steel manufacturer Nucore has launched a carbon-neutral steel product.

The C3 Take
  • Nucor will create the steal by using renewable energy and carbon offsets to negate emissions.
  • General Motors will be the first company to use the carbon-neutral steel starting next year.
  • In July Nucor announced that it would reduce greenhouse gas intensity of its steel mills by 77% and its scope 1 and 2 emissions by 35% by 2030.
  • Nucor is yet another example of the private sector leading the way in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

“Nucor says the availability of Econiq will be limited at first but that it will be available across all of its steelmaking product lines. Some of the industries the green steel product will be available to include automotive, construction, renewable energy and infrastructure.”

Read the full article here.

The views and opinions expressed are those of the author’s and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of C3.

Copyright © 2020 Conservative Coalition for Climate Solutions

Subscribe to our exclusive email designed for conservatives who care about climate.

Help us promote free market solutions for climate change.

Thank you for signing up

Help us promote sensible solutions for both planet and prosperity.

Download Now

The Left’s Top 10 Climate Denials

Download Now

nikola-majksner-hXNGeAFOgT4-unsplash