Tag: decarbonization

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Holcim US Announces Milestone Solar Initiative in Michigan to Accelerate Decarbonization Efforts

June 15, 2023

Via: PR Newswire

Holcim US today announced a milestone clean energy investment in northeast Michigan with a new partnership to bring the company’s largest solar project in the Midwest to its cement plant in Alpena. When combined with existing renewable energy efforts, the […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Mapping the inequalities of low-carbon electricity

May 2, 2023


Greenhouse gas reduction, new jobs, new investment opportunities: the benefits of decarbonizing the electricity sector—one of the most polluting—are obvious. However, a transition to lower-carbon electricity production could have a negative impact on some regions, depending on their vulnerabilities and […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Low-carbon reorientation in the declining steel industry

January 23, 2023


MIOIR Researchers Professor Frank Geels and Dr. Julian Gregory conducted a longitudinal analysis of coevolving contexts and company strategies in the U.K. steel industry. While the existing literature makes important analyses of the technical and economic dimensions of decarbonization pathways, […]