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Rusal Sues Rio Tinto For Return Of 20 Percent Share Of Queensland Alumina

Rusal Sues Rio Tinto For Return Of 20 Percent Share Of Queensland Alumina

Russian Federation aluminium titan UC Rusal is suing Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group to receive back its 20-percent share of Queensland Alumina Ltd. that the latter firm took from Rusal in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine earlier this year....


Rusal Opens New Low-Carbon Aluminium Smelter In Siberia

Russian aluminium titan UC Rusal announced this week the opening of the first phase of its new low-carbon aluminium smelter Taishet Aluminium Smelter (TaAZ) in Siberia. In a press release Rusal touted the new TaAZ smelter as among the greenest aluminium smelters on Earth. The plant runs on hydroelectricity produced in Siberia, utilizes a gas […]

Rusal Invests ₽870 MM To Modernize SKAD Aluminium Alloy Wheel Plant

Russian aluminium giant UC Rusal announced this week a plan to invest ₽870 million (US$12 million) to improve its SKAD aluminium alloy wheel production plant. Per the firm, the plant has already seen an overhaul and modernization of production at the plant, including improvements to the workshops and main process equipment, new equipment for in-line […]

Rusal Among First To Contribute Aluminium Sustainability Data To LMEpassport

Russian aluminium titan UC Rusal released sustainability data this week into the London Metal Exchange’s new low-carbon platform LMEpassport, making Rusal among the first firms to do so. Rusal said it first beta-tested the LMEpassport system by entering information from the Boguchansky aluminium smelter in Krasnoyarsk. The firm says it will continue to work on […]

Rusal And TransContainer Team Up On Sustainable Aluminium Logistics Solutions

Russian aluminium behemoth UC Rusal and DELO Group’s PJSC TransContainer announced an agreement to cooperate on a new low-carbon logistics project aimed at more sustainable methods for transporting aluminium and other raw materials. Rusal indicated that the most important aspect of the new agreement is its commitment to reach net-zero carbon emissions throughout aluminium’s entire […]

Rusal To Begin Voluntary Compliance Reporting On Clean Air Activities

Russian aluminium behemoth UC Rusal is marking the International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies by announcing a new voluntary report to be produced by the firm on its participation in Russia’s “Clean Air” initiative. Rusal says the report will be a detailed breakdown of its progress on efforts related to the Clean Air […]