Response to IEA heavy industry report

Ahead of COP27, Julian Allwood responds to a proposal about “Near zero emissions” steel production in the recent IEA report “Achieving Net Zero Heavy Industry Sectors”. His letter expresses concern about the IEA’s proposal to focus on relative reductions in emissions rather than total emissions. We would be glad to hear from Electric Arc Furnace steel producers who share this concern. Please get in touch here.

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- Professor Julian Allwood, 5th December 2023

Transforming the Foundation Industries to have absolutely zero emissions by 2050

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Slidepack for Purdue Engineering Distinguished Lecture Series, 30th November 2023

Three years on from the publication of the groundbreaking Absolute Zero, now one of the top 10 most-downloaded documents from any UK university on record, the lead author, Professor Julian Allwood, returns to the data to ask: does UK FIRES stand by their prediction?

'Steel industry needs to be honest about total emissions' - Professor Allwood