Chemicals

Market interventions killing industry’s access to renewable power – BASF Renewable Energy CEO

At the beginning of the year, Germany’s BASF, the world’s largest chemicals company, announced it was bundling all its activities…

Decarbonising petrochemicals by 2050 will cost $759bn

The petrochemicals sector can reach net-zero emissions by investing an extra $759bn in the transition by 2050, according to a…

EU chemicals industry: A carbon border tax will not save us

Energy-intensive industries are indispensable to the energy transition, but also difficult to decarbonise. Marco Mensink, director general of the European…