Sustainability

Rusal America Inks Contract To Supply Almexa With Low-Carbon Aluminium ALLOW

Rusal America Inks Contract To Supply Almexa With Low-Carbon Aluminium ALLOW

En+ Group announced this week that its subsidiary Rusal America Corporation (RAC) has signed an agreement with Mexico’s aluminium rolled product producer Almexa to deliver 100 thousand metric tons of its low-carbon primary aluminium product ALLOW. The firm said in an emailed...

Events

Century Aluminum Inks Supply Deal With Hammerer For Low-Carbon Aluminium

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum announced earlier this week the sale of 150 thousand metric tons of its low-carbon aluminium to Austria’s Hammerer Aluminium Industries (HAI), which will be supplied to it via Glencore plc. Century’s low-carbon aluminium Natur-Al is produced using electricity generated via fully-renewable sources at Century’s Norðurál Grundartangi aluminium smelter in Iceland. […]

Rio Tinto Introduces START Sustainable Aluminium Labeling Program

Anglo-Australian metal mining giant Rio Tinto Group announced this week the launch of the START initiative, which it characterizes as a “nutrition label for responsible aluminium.” Rio Tinto says START will aid customers in understanding the origins of their aluminium products, which is of increasing desirability in the manufacturing industry of late. The firm hopes […]

Rusal Inks Deal With Taiwan Aluminium Alloy Producer Hodaka To Supply Low-Carbon Aluminium

Russian Federation titan U.C. Rusal announced earlier this week a new agreement with Taiwanese aluminium alloy producer Hodaka to provide it with its low-carbon aluminium products. Rusal will supply Hodaka with its ALLOW line of low-carbon aluminium, which is produced using power derived from renewable sources like hydropower, wind, and solar power. This low-carbon aluminium […]

EGA Partners With DEWA To Produce Solar-Powered Primary Aluminium

Earlier this week, Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) and Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) announced last week a partnership that is expected to lead to the first-ever primary aluminium to be smelted via solar power. The plan is part of a wider initiative by the government of Dubai to transform the city into the world’s […]

Chinalco And China Hongqiao Call For Cleaner Aluminium Production

Aluminum Corp of China and China Hongqiao Group issued a joint proposal last week describing their industry’s contribution to national net-zero carbon emissions, which includes reduction in emissions, energy conservation, and production of low-carbon metal. The companies’ plan is part of a wider initiative by Chinese president Xi Jinping to turn back its rising carbon […]