25 August 2021
Stepping into the digital age to reduce emissions in the construction sector
Lena Hök, Senior Vice President Sustainability at Skanska Group, explains what the LeadIT membership means for Skanska and how green tech can help to reduce emissions in the construction sector.
10 June 2021
Green steel production: How G7 countries can help change the global landscape
Emissions from steel production must decrease. This brief outlines what G7 countries can do to accelerate a change process in greening steel production that has already started.
1 June 2021
Fostering industry transition through green public procurement: A how to guide in the cement & steel sectors
This study provides an overview of the key components of green public procurement (GPP) policy design and methodologies for target setting.
24 May 2021
To decarbonize U.S. industry, look to federal and state-level partnerships
Cement, iron and steel, aluminum and chemicals are some of the most carbon-intensive industries in the United States. Coordinated state and federal action, in partnership with industries, will be essential for their decarbonization.
23 April 2021
Tipping points in sight for the industry transition
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.
1 September 2020
New commitment by concrete sector increases industry-led ambition
Roadmaps for industry transition related to the construction industry and cement and concrete sectors have so far been led by government bodies or think tanks. Now, the Global Cement and Concrete Association has taken a first step towards an industry-led roadmap to achieve climate neutral cement by 2050.