Globally, the steel industry is the leading industrial source of climate pollution. The largest US steelmaker, Nucor Corporation is best positioned to lead the industry toward 100% clean energy steel and set a new standard for low carbon steelmaking. Mighty Earth is asking the entire steel industry to step up on climate and commit to carbon neutral operations.

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Not-So-Green Buildings: New Report Uncovers Construction Industry’s Dirty Secret


Today, at the largest conference in the U.S. dedicated to green building, Mighty Earth released a new report exposing the enormous carbon footprint of steel used in green construction. The global steel industry emits 2.3 gigatons of carbon dioxide each year – equivalent to the emissions from 569 coal plants

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Clean energy advocates gather in Charlotte, NC for launch of Stainless: The 100% Clean Energy Steel Campaign


Earlier this week, more than 30 people gathered at Birdsong Brewing in Charlotte, NC for the launch of Stainless: The 100% Clean Energy Steel Campaign.

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Steel Industry Found to Cause As Much Pollution as 569 Coal Power Plants


Today, a first of its kind new report analyzing the opportunities for the steel sector to take climate action. The report shows that no company is better positioned to radically change the steel sector than North Carolina’s Nucor Corporation (NUE)

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