Net-zero transition to cost petrochemical industry $759bn
Petrochemicals could be made with almost no carbon emissions if the industry invests an extra $759bn (£604bn) by 2050, according to a new report from research firm BloombergNEF (BNEF).The sector – which produces the high-value chemicals (HVCs) used to make plastics and many other manufactured goods – is rapidly becoming the largest driver of global oil demand. HVCs are also respons
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