European steel industry Archive

EUROFER welcomes Energy Efficiency proposals

Enhanced energy efficiency is part of business optimization. But absolute cap on energy consumption is the wrong signal and hampers innovation. Innovative steel products – such as anti-corrosive coating – need higher energy consumption in the production phase The European steel industry welcomes the Commission communication on energy efficiency as a contribution to climate protection, energy

64 CEOs of the European steel industry sign an open letter to the EU Heads of State and Governments

It can work. Climate Objectives, industrial growth and Jobs are compatible. #EUCO 20-21 March 2014               On 20/21 March, the EU Heads of state and governments will discuss about EU industrial competitiveness and energy and climate targets. “We all share the ambition to find an effective response to climate change. However, hopes for the

EU Action Plan for Steel – High Level Group on the European Steel Industry

At the EU’s High Level Group on the European Steel Industry yesterday evening (4/12/13), Commission Vice-President Antonio Tajani declared that there could be no Europe without a strong, competitive steel industry. The EU member states supported the Commission in this view. Many member states expressed their concern about the impact of current climate and energy

European steel industry cannot work under future European emissions targets, Commission report confirms – Eurofer

Emission targets set by EU climate policies are unachievable for the European steel industry. This is the conclusion of study recently published by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC). It shows that the industry can reach a maximum of 11 to 19 per cent CO2 emission reductions up to 2030 if it applies current