Technology

UCI Advanced Power and Energy Program to research making steel with renewable resources

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded UCI’s Advanced Power and Energy Program $5.7 million to lead an effort to develop novel processes for manufacturing steel without greenhouse gas emissions. The collaboration with Italy’s Politecnico di Milano and Laboratorio Energia Ambiente Piacenza, U.S. companies FuelCell Energy and Hatch and Southern California Gas will employ solid […]

Technology

UCI Advanced Power and Energy Program to research making steel with renewable resources

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded UCI’s Advanced Power and Energy Program $5.7 million to lead an effort to develop novel processes for manufacturing steel without greenhouse gas emissions. The collaboration with Italy’s Politecnico di Milano and Laboratorio Energia Ambiente Piacenza, U.S. companies FuelCell Energy and Hatch and Southern California Gas will employ solid […]

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Steel Circularity Challenge | Technology Org

The steel industry is responsible for about 4% to 7% of global CO2 emissions and is facing significant pressure to decarbonize. The progress towards carbon neutrality will require an increase in scrap-based electric arc furnaces and a secure supply of high-quality feedstock. End of life steel scrap is often contaminated by tramp elements (e.g., Cu) […]