Faced with climate change, transportation and energy are the 2 key sectors in terms of sustainable energy transition. Can automobiles change the world?
The new United Nations Sustainable Development Goals have made climate actions a key priority. The energy sector, currently in a phase of self-analysis, will have major consequences on the transport sector, which is in the process of electrification, and will play a key role in cleaner travel.
Although it is heavily regulated, the automotive sector is the industry in which the final consumer contributes the most directly and significantly towards combating global warming, by choosing between models such as electric, hybrid and diesel vehicles. Most of the green technologies adopted have already demonstrated their efficiency, particularly concerning the reduction in fuel consumption and the associated CO2 emissions.
Metals & metal ores provide a range of solutions, making the transport & energy sectors more sustainable. 3 key fields: