The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources of Ukraine is concluding consultations on the draft of the Second Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC2) to the Paris Agreement. The Government may approve it in early summer, assumes Environmental Protection Minister Roman Abramovsky.
During a meeting with metallurgical magnate Lakshmi Mittal, President Volodymyr Zelensky emphasized the need to introduce the latest steelmaking technologies in green steel. They will help to curtail the negative impact of industry on the environment.
PJSC ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih (AMKR) intends to achieve carbon neutrality – that is to comply with Green Deal standards, by 2050. This was stated by the company’s Chief Executive Officer Mauro Longobardo.
The introduction of the European Green Deal standards will accelerate the environmental modernization of the Ukrainian industry and its transition to green production technologies. In addition, domestic industrialists may get access to international financial resources.