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Transforming transport: How the automotive industry is going green

Transport CO2 emissions grew by 1.7% annually from 1990 to 2022 and must decrease by over 3% per year by 2030 to meet Net-Zero Emissions by 2050. Achieving this requires strong regulations, financial incentives, and investments in electric vehicles, power-to-X technologies, and biofuels. Read more

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The road to green steel: Obstacles and opportunities

The steel industry has taken a leading role in the industrial sector’s green transition by leveraging smart manufacturing and green technology. Several startups have emerged in the steel sector, taking advantage of the green transition and the opportunity to build from scratch. Read more

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Driving green innovation in the steel industry

Steel is an essential building block of the modern society, found in everything from towering skyscrapers to humble household items. While vital, steel production leaves a significant environmental footprint, accounting for 8 per cent of global carbon dioxide emissions, which is more than any other heavy industry. Read more

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Concrete solutions for a greener cement industry

The total volume of cement production worldwide reached an estimated 4.1 billion tonnes in 2022. Back in 1995, the total global production of cement amounted to just 1.39 billion tonnes, an indication of the extent that the construction industry has grown in recent decades. Read more

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New report: The race towards a green and resilient industry sector

In the latest Urban Insight report ‘The race towards a green and resilient industrial sector’ Sweco experts take a deep dive into the leading sectors in the green transition, highlighting key drivers, investments, and the latest technologies, as well as the potential new risks for companies and decision makers to consider. Read more