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An unprecedented collaboration is underway between BlueScope Australia and two mining giants to decarbonise steelmaking.

Greens Councillor Cath Blakey:

"We've been dismayed that the Blast Furnace reline is going ahead. That's a billion dollar investment that I'm sure will become a stranded asset. It locks in pollution for decades to come."

On pilot location: "I'd like to think it should be Wollongong, because we've got existing workforces and existing infrastructure."

Story by Eva Baxter, WIN News, 12 February 2024.