How can the UK steel industry decarbonise and achieve Net Zero?

Wednesday 13th September 2023

Theatre :  Made in the UK 


Explore the crucial topic of decarbonising the UK steel industry and the strategies required to achieve the ambitious goal of Net Zero emissions.

Delve into the key factors driving the need for decarbonisation in the steel industry. We will examine the environmental impact of current steel production processes, explore the latest advancements in low-carbon technologies, and discuss the economic and regulatory considerations involved.

Discover how achieving Net Zero is possible through various decarbonisation pathways, including transitioning to renewable energy sources, implementing energy-efficient practices, and embracing circular economy principles.

Ben Burggraaf, Chief Executive Officer of Net Zero Industry WalesBen Burggraaf CEO
Net Zero Industry Wales
Cameron Pleydell-PearceCameron Pleydell-Pearce TATA Steel Chair
Swansea University
John Barrett, Professor in Energy and Climate Policy at the University of LeedsJohn Barrett Professor in Energy and Climate Policy
University of Leeds
Peter Quinn, Head of Environmental Policy & Strategy at Tata Steel EuropePeter Quinn Head of Environmental Policy & Strategy
Tata Steel Europe
Russ Hall, Chief Engineer for Net Zero at HMVCRuss Hall Chief Engineer for Net Zero
High Value Manufacturing Catapult
Timothy Stock, Head of Steel, Procurement and Trade at BEISTimothy Stock Head of Embodied Emissions Reporting
Department for Energy Security and Net Zero (DESNZ)

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