Hydro’s New Casting Line in Rackwitz Boosts Low-Carbon Aluminium Production

Hydro’s New Casting Line in Rackwitz Boosts Low-Carbon Aluminium Production

In an effort to accommodate the rising demand for low-carbon aluminium, Hydro announced the inauguration of its HyForge casting line at the Rackwitz aluminium recycling facility. The 40 million EUR project demonstrates the automotive sector’s focus on decarbonization and heightens the incorporation...


Novelis Marks First Year Of Innovation At Net Zero Lab Valais

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. celebrated the first full year of operation of its research and development laboratory Net Zero Lab Valais, where it has worked towards scope 1 and 2 carbon neutral production projects for the aluminium industry. The plant’s inaugural year has seen approval for investment in a new electrical pusher furnace […]

The Aluminum Association Backs Biden Administration’s US$6 Billion Investment In Decarbonization

American industry organization The Aluminum Association voiced its strong support of US president Joe Biden’s plan to invest US$6 billion to speed decarbonization efforts in industries with substantial energy use. Charles Johnson, president and CEO of the Aluminum Association, said in a press release that the investment is vitally important to the US aluminium industry’s […]

Constellium Reiterates Commitment To Sustainable Aluminium At White House Roundtable

American aluminium smelter Constellium was one of a select group of industrial companies and labor organizations to meet with senior-level officials in the Biden Administration at last week’s Roundtable on Industrial Innovation and Decarbonization to discuss ongoing efforts at reducing greenhouse gas emissions and areas where the parties may potentially collaborate to that end. Jean-Marc […]

EGA Head Discusses Zero-Carbon Energy With Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation

Emirates Global Aluminium PJSC (EGA) hosted the head of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) at its aluminium plant at Al Taweelah in Abu Dhabi. EGA’s chief executive officer Abdulnasser Bin Kalban received ENEC managing director and CEO Mohamed Ibrahim Al Hammadi at the plant to discuss clean energy and its future in UAE. ENEC […]

Rio Tinto Praises Australian Government’s New Carbon Emissions Reduction Policy

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group praised the Australian government’s new emissions-reduction policy last week for the support it will offer to the country’s heavy industries, including bauxite mining. Australia’s new policy will begin on July 1 and require the country’s most prolific carbon emitters to reduce their carbon production by 4.9 percent each year […]