Green Hydrogen’s Role in Decarbonizing the Future of Steel Production

Time: 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Date: 2024/02/28


  • Delving into how the transition from coal to hydrogen might reshape the global steel industry, with an opportunity to eliminate the 9% of global emissions steel is responsible for.
  • Highlighting the challenges and advancements in producing green steel at scale, with a need for a 20% increase in electricity production for full steel industry decarbonization.
  • Discussing the cost implications of transitioning to hydrogen, with the potential for steel prices to align with conventional methods by 2030 due to decreasing green hydrogen costs.


  • Caitlin Swalec Program Director for Heavy Industry - Global Energy Monitor


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