HYBRIT technology delivers the world’s first fossil-free steel to Volvo Group

SSAB Oxelösund has delivered the world’s first 100% fossil-free steel using HYBRIT technology that uses hydrogen instead of coal and coke to Volvo Group, the company has said today (August 18).

HYBRIT, established by SSAB, LKAB and Vattenfall, is producing carbon-free steel to decarbonise the steelmaking industry whilst also providing green steel to manufacturers.

In June 2021, the three companies were able to showcase the world’s first hydrogen-reduced sponge iron produced at HYBRIT’s pilot plant in Luleå.

... to continue reading you must be subscribed

Subscribe Today

Paywall Asset Header Graphic

To gain access to this article and all our other content, you will need to subscribe to H2 View.

From the latest print editions, to 24/7 online access to exclusive interviews, authoritative columnists and the H2 View news archive, a subscription is the best way for you to stay up to date with developments in the hydrogen community.

Please wait...