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Suzlon commissions two renewable projects for Nalco /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Suzlon Group, one of the leading renewable energy solutions provider worldwide, has Installed and commissioned two renewable projects of 50.40 MW each for NALCO. Bothe the wind power plants are situated at Gondikota in Andhra Pradesh and Jath in Maharashtra. The two renewable ...

Alba secures $700m from ECA for Line 6 Expansion Project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), one of the largest and modern aluminium smelters in the world, has secured commitments of $700 million from Export Credit Agency (ECA) supported facilities to finance Line 6 Expansion Project.  The Line 6 Expansion Project is expected to start produ ...

Three new aluminium projects stop in Western China /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to reports cited by Reuters on Sunday, 16th April, the three aluminium projects have been stopped in Xinjiang in western China. The reason mentioned is due to breaking laws. The authority halted construction in order to curb capacity expansion. The aluminium projects ...

Yancoal wins approval to buy Rio Tinto’s Hunter Valley coal mine /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Chinese-controlled Yancoal has won the approval of Australia's Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) to purchase Rio Tinto's Hunter Valley coal mine involving a $US2.45 billion ($3.2 billion) investment  in New South Wales. Yancoal said the FIRB approval was “a critic ...

Giant aluminium smelter puts its hand up for new coal-fired power /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The giant Tomago aluminium smelter has put itself forward as a foundation customer for any low emissions coal-fired electricity generator to be built in the Hunter Valley as it warns continued power supply instability and rising prices threatens its future. With the plant accoun ...

Nalco readies INR 25,000-crore investment for expansion /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

National Aluminium Company (Nalco), a central government-owned entity, is set to join the club of million-tonne producers in the segment by 2020. It has readied about INR 25,000 crore of investment to expand its aluminium, alumina and power capacities. In the country,  ...

South32 and GE sign three year digital transformation partnership /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

A global mining and metals company South32 announced yesterday 10 April, that the company signed a three-year strategic partnership agreement with GE, the world's Digital Industrial Company, in Sydney. The partnership will help in the development of South32’s technology roa ...

German firm turns aluminium smelter into a ‘Virtual Battery’ /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Trimet, Germany’s largest producer of aluminum, is testing technology to turn its smelters into a "virtual battery" capable of delivering 1.12 gigawatt-hours of flexible capacity. The family-owned business is investing €36 million ($39 million) in a two-year industria ...

Hindalco plans INR150cr solar park at its aluminium smelter-power complex in Odisha /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Hindalco Industries, the metals flagship company of the Aditya Birla Group, is planning to commission a 24 Megawatt solar power plant in Odisha, reported sources aware of the matter. The INR 150-crore project will come up at the company's aluminium smelter-power plant site at Lap ...

India's Adani Enterprises to finalise on their Australian coal project by June /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

In a recent update, India's Adani Enterprises said it would finalise the investment decision for its Carmichael coal project in Australia by June. The project has been delayed for last five years due to protests from environmental groups. The proposed mine in the northern state o ...