Recent Releases

April 13, 2011 / Media Releases

Aluminium Industry Rejects Minister’s Claims

The aluminium industry has immediately rejected suggestions from the Minister for Climate Change that the impact of a carbon price...
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July 23, 2010 / Media Releases

Alcoa of Australia’s Alan Cransberg appointed President of the AAC

The Board of the Australian Aluminium Council has appointed Mr Alan Cransberg (Managing Director, Alcoa of Australia) as President. Mr...
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December 22, 2009 / Media Releases

Australian Industry Needs a Level Playing Field

The Australian Aluminium Council has emphasised the need for measures to maintain the competitiveness of Australian industry in any Australian...
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December 10, 2009 / Media Releases

Australian aluminium industry joins the international industry’s call for cooperation on climate change

The Australian Aluminium Council supports the International Aluminium Institute's call for negotiators at the UNFCCC Copenhagen Climate Change meeting to...
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October 19, 2009 / Media Releases

Australian Aluminium Council welcomes proposed CPRS amendments

The Australian Aluminium Council (AAC) today welcomed the release of the Coalition's plan to strengthen the Government's proposed Carbon Pollution...
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August 20, 2009 / Media Releases

Aluminium crucial to RET passage

The Australian Aluminium Council today acknoledged improvements made during the passage of the Renewable Energy Target (RET) legislation and the...
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August 16, 2009 / Media Releases

Government proposes to make huge Aluminium RET costs more certain

The Australian Aluminium Council made it clear today that the Government's interim assistance arrangements under the Renewable Energy Target (RET)...
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August 14, 2009 / Media Releases

Australian Aluminium Council and Clean Energy Council jointly call for changes to the Renewable Energy Target

Today the Australian Aluminium Council (AAC) and the Clean Energy Council (CEC) released a joint statement on the Renewable Energy...
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August 13, 2009 / Media Releases

Coalition Senators call for changes – aluminium at risk

The Australian Aluminium Council welcomed the Coalition commens in the Senate Economics Committee report into the Renewable Energy Target (RET)...
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July 23, 2009 / Media Releases

Senate Inquiry calls for submissions into legislation that will impose $700m burden on aluminium industry

Australian Aluminium Council's Executive Director, Mr Miles Prosser, today called on Geelong's business community leaders to have their voices heard...
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July 9, 2009 / Media Releases

Senate Inquiry calls for submissions into legislation that will impose $700m burden on aluminium industry

Australian Aluminium Council's Executive Director, Mr Miles Prosser, today called on Gladstone's business community leaders to have their voices heard...
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June 29, 2009 / Media Releases

Aluminium Industry Launches Glodal Green Architecture Website

The Australian Aluminium Council applauded the launch today of a new Green Arichtecture Website which highlights the advantages of using...
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June 18, 2009 / Media Releases

Aluminium industry welcomes scrutiny of the RET legislation

The Australian Aluminium Council welcomed today's decision to refer the legislation to expand the Renewable Energy Target (RET) to the...
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June 17, 2009 / Media Releases

Government issues a major thRET to Australia’s aluminium industry

Australian Aluminium Council Executive Director, Miles Prosser, today called on the Government and Opposition to work together to ensure the...
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May 1, 2009 / Media Releases

Australian Aluminium Council calls for Further Consultation on the Renewable Energy Target (RET)

Today, at the Senate Inquiry into Climate Policy, the Australian Aluminium Council said that the recently announced COAG position on...
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