low carbon aluminium

BMW Becomes First Customer For EGA’s CelestiAL-R Low Carbon Aluminium

BMW Becomes First Customer For EGA’s CelestiAL-R Low Carbon Aluminium

Emirates Global Aluminium announced last week that German automaker BMW Group has become its first buyer for its low-carbon aluminium CelestiAL-R. BMW plans to use the solar-powered recycled aluminium product to produce electric drivetrain housings, engine components, and large-scale structural parts. CelestiAL-R...


Norsk Hydro And Porsche Partner On Carbon Reduction Solutions

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA and German automaker Porsche AG have entered into an agreement to collaborate on developing new materials and systems aimed at reducing the automaker’s carbon footprint. The agreement has two main parts: first, Porshe has contracted with Hydro to begin including its low-carbon aluminium extrusions in its vehicles, and second, […]

Novelis Releases Second Green Bond Report Detailing Its Carbon Reduction Efforts

Atlanta’s rolled aluminium firm Novelis Inc. issued its second Green Bond report this week. The Green Bond report outlines the company’s sustainability-focused investments that are being funded by a Green Bond the firm issued two years ago last month. The report highlights Novelis’s ability to deliver sustainable solutions in addition to describing its plans to […]

Rio Tinto Starts Construction On C$240 MM Expansion At Alma Aluminium Smelter

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group announced the beginning of construction of 202 thousand metric tons per annum of low-carbon, high-value aluminium billet at its Alma aluminium smelter in Quebec. The C$240 million project will involve the addition of new cutting-edge equipment including furnaces, a casting pit, coolers, handling, inspection, sawing and packaging systems. Rio […]

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 Partners With Marubeni To Increase Aluminium Sustainability In Japan

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group is teaming up with Japanese trader and business conglomerate Marubeni Corporation on a collaboration to purchase Rio Tinto’s low-carbon aluminium for sale to Japanese downstream manufacturers. The firm said that the Collaboration Agreement’s first sale of RenewAl low-carbon aluminium will be to a major Japanese motorcycle manufacturer. The high-purity […]