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Vattenfall produces world's first green steel

For the first time ever, fossil-free steel is produced using only green hydrogen.

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Steel production typically emits just under two tonnes of CO2 per tonne of steel, and with a huge global consumption, this makes the production one of the single biggest carbon emitters.

If global steel production were a nation state, it would be the fifth-largest emitter in the world, right between Japan and Russia.

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