Renewable Energy Update: Smelting Steel with Lower Emissions

This week, Dr Matt Wright spoke to Jack Gembitsky about multinational energy company Fortescue Future Industries, and their new method for smelting iron into steel, without generating as much emissions as a blast furnace does.

Fortescue Future Industries  new renewable chemical electrolysis is a chemical process that reportedly reduces emissions. While they are keeping the exact process under confidentially, this development is a welcome addition to generating renewable energy.


To check out more about Fortescue Future Industries, head over to Renew Economy for their report on this latest innovation:


The Renewable Energy Update is a regular segment on 2SER, where Dr Matt Wright checks in on the developments happening in the space of renewable energy. To hear more from Dr. Matt just search Renewable Energy Update on the 2SER Website.  


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