Swords Ireland based climate innovator Trane Technologies will further reduce the carbon impact of its industry-leading, sustainable HVAC solutions by purchasing low-carbon steel from primary supplier Nucor Corporation’s Econiq, with an additional allotment from US Steel’s verdeX. The steel will be used in US manufacturing operations to build Trane high-efficiency heat pumps and air conditioners for homes, and thermal management systems for commercial buildings such as schools and data centers.Representing 20% of Trane Technologies' annual steel purchase, the low-carbon steel is nearly 80% less carbon intensive than traditional blast furnace steel. With this purchase, the company expects to reduce nearly 16,000 metric tons of carbon annually with a reduction of 120,000 metric tons by 2030Trane Technologies pledges to procure, specify or stock 50 percent net-zero steel by 2030 and 100 percent net-zero steel by 2050 as a member of SteelZero. Trane Technologies also is a founding member of the First Movers Coalition. Through bold, industry-leading action and partnerships, Trane Technologies is advancing its 2030 Sustainability Commitments, including the Gigaton Challenge, and its pledge to be net-zero by 2050, with emissions reduction targets validated by the Science Based Targets Initiative.Trane Technologies is a global climate innovator. Through strategic brands Trane and Thermo King, and portfolio of environmentally responsible products and services, it brings efficient and sustainable climate solutions to buildings, homes and transportation.