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Norsk Hydro’s Utah Aluminium Extrusion Plant Becomes First US Facility Powered Entirely By Renewable Resources

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA said this week that its aluminium extrusion plant in the Southwest United States will ...

Aluminium Corporation Of China Voluntarily Delists From NYSE In Accounting Row

The world’s second-largest producer of alumina is one of several state-owned companies from the People’s Republic of China that has ...

ASI Certifies First Aluminium Plant In Sub-Saharan Africa At Mozal’s Maputo Smelter

ASI Certifies First Aluminium Plant In Sub-Saharan Africa At Mozal’s Maputo Smelter

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced this week the ASI Performance Standard V2 (2017) Certification with Provisional status of Mozal SA’s Maputo aluminium smelting plant in Mozambique, becoming the first such certification of an aluminium facility in sub-Saharan Africa. Mozal’s ...

Events

Biden Infrastructure Bill A Big Boon To Aluminium Industry: Norsk Hydro VP Mike Stier

Biden Infrastructure Bill A Big Boon To Aluminium Industry: Norsk Hydro VP Mike Stier

Earlier this month the United States Congress passed into law President Joe Biden’s US$1.2 trillion infrastructure package. The Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act (or the INVEST in America Act) will allocate US$550 billion ...

The Net-Zero Shift Starts With Low Carbon Aluminium

2020 was supposed to be “year of climate action”, with the Glasgow COP26 acting as a major milestone for both ...

Aluminium at the LME Week – Key Takeaways

Between October 28 and November 1st, London hosted the traditional London Metals Exchange (LME) Week gathering of analysts, brokers, traders ...

Aluminium Market Oversupplied, Demand Growth Flat

Base metals prices reacted positively to the progress registered in the latest round of US – China trade talks in ...

VIDEOS

Hindalco Inks Agreement With Greenko For Construction Of Sustainable Electric Plant For Odisha Aluminium Smelter

Hindalco Inks Agreement With Greenko For Construction Of Sustainable Electric Plant For Odisha Aluminium Smelter

Indian aluminium producer Hindalco Industries has reached an agreement with Greenko Energies Pvt Ltd to build a renewable energy plant capable of providing continuous 100 MW of electrical power to Hindalco’s Odisha aluminium smelter. According to local media, the project ...

Century Aluminum Net Sales Rise 14 Percent In Second Quarter

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum reported results for the second quarter of 2022 this week. The firm enjoyed higher net ...

Rio Tinto Receives Multiple Offers For Wind, Solar Power Project For Australian Alumina And Aluminium Operations

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group said last week that it has received many offers to build wind and solar ...

ALCORE Commissions Trio Of New Lab Reactors For Production Of Aluminium Fluoride

ALCORE Commissions Trio Of New Lab Reactors For Production Of Aluminium Fluoride

Australian Bauxite Limited’s (ABx) subsidiary ALCORE Limited announced this week the commissioning of a trio of laboratory reactors at its ...

Novelis Partners With Sortera Alloys And Breakthrough Energy Ventures On AI Aluminium Scrap Sorting Technology

Novelis Partners With Sortera Alloys And Breakthrough Energy Ventures On AI Aluminium Scrap Sorting Technology

Fort Wayne, Indiana’s industrial scrap metal sorting and recycling firm Sortera Alloys, Inc. announced late last week US$10 million in ...

Altech Inks Construction Contract For Its Specialty Battery Anode Plant In Germany

Altech Inks Construction Contract For Its Specialty Battery Anode Plant In Germany

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. said that it has signed a final construction contract for the anode pilot plant in ...

Altech Reports Promising Results For Feasibility Study Of Alumina Coating Plant In Germany

Altech Reports Promising Results For Feasibility Study Of Alumina Coating Plant In Germany

Australian innovator Altech Chemicals Ltd. released promising results from its Preliminary Feasibility Study (PFS) of a 10 thousand metric tons ...

Rio Tinto To Collaborate With Canada Tech Firm Geomega On US$4 MM Bauxite Residue Project

Rio Tinto To Collaborate With Canada Tech Firm Geomega On US$4 MM Bauxite Residue Project

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group announced this week a US$1.2 million investment in Quebec mining technology firm Geomega Resources ...

Norsk Hydro To Partner With Equinor And Scatec On US$430 MM Solar Power Project In Brazil

Norsk Hydro To Partner With Equinor And Scatec On US$430 MM Solar Power Project In Brazil

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA’s subsidiary Hydro Rein is partnering with renewable energy firms Equinor and Scatec to build a solar power project that will provide power to the world’s biggest alumina refinery in Brazil. Hydro has signed a 20-year agreement with the companies that will have them cooperate in building the 531-megawatt plant […] ...