Collection

The net-zero transition: What it would cost, what it could bring

– This McKinsey report offers a detailed look at the economic and societal impact of the transition to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
Report

Net-zero steel in building and construction: The way forward

– Rising demand for greener approaches creates an imperative for the industry to seize the moment, adopt new mindsets, and set standards for the transition to a greener future.
Commentary

Tackling the challenge of decarbonizing steelmaking

– Plans put in place now may lead to significant emissions reductions.
Article

It’s not easy buying green: How to win at sustainable sourcing

– Green steel, recycled plastic, and other materials with low emissions intensity are already scarce—and will get even harder to find. Here’s how smart companies are preparing for the squeeze.

About the authors

Steven Vercammen is a senior knowledge expert in McKinsey’s Brussels office.

This article was edited by Astrid Sandoval, an executive editor in the London office.