Just Climate joins H2 Green Steel investors in equity round

Just Climate joins H2 Green Steel investors in equity round

2nd February, 2023

Investment business Just Climate has made an undisclosed investment in Swedish industrial start-up H2 Green Steel, to aid the development of its Boden plant project in northern Sweden.

Huaigang Special Steel rolls first bar with new KOCKS RSB®

Huaigang Special Steel rolls first bar with new KOCKS RSB®

2nd February, 2023

The steel producer Huaigang Special Steel Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of the Shagang Group – the world's 6th largest steel producer­–has rolled the first bar on its new KOCKS RSB® 500++/4 in 5.0 design.

UK Energy Transitions Committee report offers net zero solutions

UK Energy Transitions Committee report offers net zero solutions

1st February, 2023

The Energy Transitions Commission (ETC) has published a report highlighting the key actions that need to be taken by industry and government to enable a first wave of near-zero emissions primary (ore-based) steelmaking projects in the UK.

Latest issue: January/February

January/February

At this time of year I’m always wondering how long – or on what date – I’m allowed to stop wishing people a Happy New Year. It’s 19 January 2023 as I sit here writing this leader, alone in the office after dark, and I guess now is as good a time as any. But before I slam a ban on myself I might as well take this opportunity to wish all readers of Steel Times International, even the Chinese, who celebrate Chinese New Year on 22 January, a Happy New Year.

Right, that’s it, no more, not until next year at any rate.

One big thing I need to discuss is the Future Steel Forum 2023. If you turn to pages 10 and 11 of this issue you will find the first in-magazine promotion of our SEVENTH Future Steel Forum. It’s hard to believe that we’re on to our seventh successful…