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Indian Conglomerate Adani Group Plans Alumina Refinery And Aluminium Smelter

Indian Conglomerate Adani Group Plans Alumina Refinery And Aluminium Smelter

India’s Adani Group announced last week its intention to enter the aluminium sector with the building of an alumina refinery and an aluminium smelter in its home state of Gujarat. Adani subsidiary Adani Enterprises announced on Saturday the birth of another subsidiary...

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Alba Opens US$37.5 MM Spent Pot Lining Treatment Plant

Earlier this month Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) inaugurated its Spent Pot Lining (SPL) Treatment Plant, which is part of the firm’s US$37.5 million zero-waste plant. The 26,000 square meter is the first of its kind in the Middle East. Construction began at the end of 2019 and was completed on schedule despite challenges posed by […]

EGA Inks Bauxite Supply Agreement With Bosai Minerals Group

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced this week the signing of a three-year agreement with China’s Bosai Minerals Group to supply the firm with bauxite ore from its operations in the West African state of Guinea. EGA did not give specific details of the agreement, indicating only that it would supply “several million tonnes” of […]

Emirates Global Aluminium And GE To Explore Switching Gas Turbines To Hydrogen

In an effort at culling greenhouse gas emissions from its aluminium smelting operations, Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) announced over the weekend a Memorandum of Intent with GE Gas Power to convert EGA’s natural gas turbines to hydrogen-powered generators. In addition, the MoI also contemplates continued investigation into carbon capture, utilization, and storage at the […]