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Norsk Hydro Lucé Aluminium Recycling Plant Obtains First Certification For Production Of CIRCAL

Norsk Hydro Lucé Aluminium Recycling Plant Obtains First Certification For Production Of CIRCAL

Norway’s aluminium titan Norsk Hydro ASA announced earlier this week that its plant in Lucé, France has become the first aluminium smelter certified to produce low-carbon recycled aluminium product CIRCAL. Hydro said that the certification to produce the aluminium product with at...

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Norsk Hydro Constructing Solar Fence at German Aluminium Extrusion Plant

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA announced this week an investment in a 426-meter solar fence at its Offenburg extrusion plant in Germany. According to the firm, the fence is the first of its kind in Germany to be built with a photovoltaic system attached to it. Once installed, Hydro expects that the fence will […]

Workers Go On Strike At Hydro Sunndal Aluminium Plant

Negotiations between the union representing Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA’s labor force at Hydro Sunndal and plant management broke down last week, leading to a strike that is set to commence tomorrow. Hydro says that negotiations with labor union Industri Energi and Norsk Industri representing management during mediation sessions on August 13 led to […]

Norsk Hydro To Shutter Slovalco Aluminium Plant Due To High Power Prices

Norwegian aluminium producer Norsk Hydro ASA announced this week the closure of its Slovalco aluminium plant in Slovakia due to high electricity prices. In a statement released by Hydro, the firm says that “adverse framework conditions” also contributed to the site’s closure. As to electricity prices, Hydro said that it does not expect any relief […]