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Norsk Hydro To Boost Aluminium Recycling Capacity By Half At Sjunnen

Norsk Hydro To Boost Aluminium Recycling Capacity By Half At Sjunnen

Norwegian aluminium firm Norsk Hydro ASA announced this week plans to invest €11.3 million to increase the aluminium recycling capability at its plant in Sjunnen by 20 thousand metric tons per annum. The expansion, which is expected to be completed next year,...

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Century Aluminum Publishes Inaugural Sustainability Report

American aluminium smelter Century Aluminum yesterday announced the publication of its first-ever annual Sustainability Report, which emphasizes the firm’s commitment to health, safety, and sustainability. Per the firm, the Sustainability Report incorporates information from its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) strategy. Among the highlights of the report include noting that the entirety of the power […]

Rusal Sets New Low For Carbon Dioxide Output In Primary Aluminium Production

Russian Federation aluminium giant UC Rusal announced earlier this week that it is now producing primary aluminium with the lowest carbon footprint thus far in the entire global metals industry. On Tuesday, Rusal’s parent company En+ Group revealed that the firm is now capable of producing 99-percent pure aluminium with emitting less than 0.01 metric […]

Norsk Hydro To Increase Hydrogen Power Use At Norwegian Plants

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA said last week that it is exploring opportunities to develop its hydrogen facilities in order to offer renewable energy sources to third parties as well as enhancing its capabilities for producing low-carbon aluminium. Hysdro’s president and CEO Hilde Merete Aasheim said in a press release that the opportunity for […]

Novelis Pledges To Achieve Carbon Neutrality By 2050

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis announced earlier this week its intention to become a net carbon-neutral company by mid-century and to reduce its carbon footprint by 30 percent over the next five years. The firm said in a press release that it also has plans to become a fully circular business, but it did not […]

Alcoa To Provide Low- And Zero-Carbon Aluminium For Audi Electric Vehicle Wheels

Pittsburgh aluminium pioneer Alcoa Corporation announced last week that it has been chose by German automaker Audi AG to supply sustainable aluminium wheels for its e-tron GT electric vehicle. Alcoa said it will be supplying low-carbon aluminium to RONAL Group, who will be using both low-carbon and zero-carbon aluminium products from the smelter. Tim Reyes, […]