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Constellium To Partner With French National Centre For Scientific Research And University of Grenoble Alpes On Aluminium Laboratory

Constellium To Partner With French National Centre For Scientific Research And University of Grenoble Alpes On Aluminium Laboratory

European value-added aluminium firm Constellium NV is enhancing its technological partnership with CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research), and the University of Grenoble Alpes (UGA) with the creation of a new laboratory for research into aluminium in industrial production. The new...

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Norsk Hydro Inks Ten Year Wind Power Deal With Telenor

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA’s subsidiary Hydro Energi AS signed a ten-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Norwegian telecommunications firm Telenor Infra AS this week. The agreement will have Telenor selling the Hydro subsidiary 330 GWh per year of wind energy produced at Sweden’s Stor-Skälsjön wind park, which is a joint project involving another […]

Aluminium Stewardship Initiative To Release Revised Standards

After almost three years of discussions, the Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI) released updates to its ASI Performance and Chain of Custody Standards, supporting Guidance, Assurance Manual, Claims Guide. and Glossary as By-Laws last week. The revisions are a product of work by the ASI’s Standards Committee and Working Group, two rounds of public comment, and […]

Novelis Breaks Ground On New Aluminium Recycling Center In SW Kentucky

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis broke ground this week on its US$365-million state-of-the-art aluminium recycling center in Guthrie, Kentucky. The new plant will have a nameplate capacity of 240 thousand metric tons per annum of sheet aluminium ingot while cutting Novelis’s carbon emissions by over one million metric tons each year. Located next door to […]

Gränges To Expand NE Arkansas Plant To Produce Aluminium Battery Cathode Foil

Swedish rolled aluminium firm Gränges AB announced an expansion this week to its Newport, Arkansas production facility to begin production of battery cathode foil, making it the first to produce battery cathode foil in the United States to date. Per the firm, battery cathode foil is a critical component for lithium-ion batteries, which are essential […]