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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 ...

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 ...

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Standard Conditionally Approved By London Metal Exchange

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Standard Conditionally Approved By London Metal Exchange

The Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) announced this week the conditional approval of its Performance Standard V3 (2022) as a recognized alignment-assessed standard by the London Metal Exchange (LME). The approval puts the ASI’s standard on Track A of its Responsible ...

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

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Multiple Schüco Production Sites

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Certifies Multiple Schüco Production Sites

Trade group Aluminium Stewardship Initiative announced last week the certification of Schüco International KG (Schüco) of its sites in Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, and France under the ASI Chain of Custody Standard V1 (2017). The sites were previously certified ...

LOTTE Aluminium Plans US$238 MM Ultra-Thin Aluminium Cathode Foil For Kentucky

LOTTE Aluminium Materials USA LLC announced this week a new US$238.7 million project in Kentucky to construct an aluminium foil ...

Jamaica Government Promises Environmental Responsibility And Economically Beneficial Bauxite Production

The Jamaican government reiterated its commitment to sustainable and economically competitive bauxite production this week. Speaking at the opening of ...

European Aluminium Backs EU Campaign To Reduce Reliance On Russian Petroleum

The European Aluminium Association lauded the European Union last week on its initiative aimed at reducing the continent’s dependence upon ...

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 […] ...