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27 April 2021

New Green Steel Tracker gathers information about low-carbon steel investments

Written by Mie Lainio

The Green Steel Tracker gathers public announcements on low-carbon investments in the steel industry and presents them transparently in one place. Valentin Vogl (Lund University) and Felipe Sanchez (LeadIT) explain.

Finance Policy Steel
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LeadIT – Green Steel Tracker

23 April 2021

Tipping points in sight for the industry transition

Written by Robert Watt, Anthony Hobley

Tipping points are emerging for heavy industry sectors that were previously thought of as ‘too hard to abate’. Demand side policies can turn this into a domino effect that leads to the systemic change required to deliver radical emission reductions, green jobs, and build back better.

Building materials Cement Climate Politics Finance Policy Steel
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23 April 2021

US joins LeadIT

Written by Andrea Lindblom

The United States has joined the Leadership Group for Industry Transition - a move welcomed by Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Löfven and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had launched the initiative at the UN Climate Action Summit in 2019.

Climate Politics
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16 April 2021

LeadIT partners up with Student Energy to support Global Youth Energy Outlook

Written by Mie Lainio

LeadIT will serve as one of the founding partners of the Global Youth Energy Outlook and support Student Energy to engage young people, advance collaboration in the energy sector and accelerate a sustainable energy transition.

Policy Roadmaps for Industry Transition Youth
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Power lines – Student Energy

9 March 2021

Sweden, India re-affirm commitment to LeadIT at virtual summit

Written by Andrea Lindblom

The prime ministers of India and Sweden, Narendra Modi and Stefan Löfven, re-affirmed their commitment to the Leadership Group for Industry Transition (LeadIT) at a virtual summit on 5 March.

Climate Politics
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Construction Workers In India Standing On A Rebar Reinforcing Bar Platform Making A Pillar

18 February 2021

New Transition Tracker Features Enhance Users’ Understandings of Decarbonization Progress

Written by Mie Lainio

SEI’s Felipe Sanchez explains how the update to LeadIT’s Transition Tracker will make it easier to compare decarbonization plans around the world and explore their context.

Roadmaps for Industry Transition
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screenshot of the updated Transition Tracker