Media Releases

July 30, 2013 / Media Releases

What Market? – Is there really a deep domestic gas market in Australia?

“We do not have a functional domestic gas market in Australia,” said Miles Prosser, Executive Director at the Australian Aluminium...
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November 26, 2012 / Media Releases

Aluminium Closures Turn 360°

Today’s roll-out of the multilingual website marks the start of the pan-European promotional campaign titled ‘Aluminium Closures – Turn...
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November 9, 2012 / Media Releases

Inquiry needed to fill gas gap

Following the release of the Federal Government’s Energy White Paper, manufacturers from across Australian industry are today jointly calling for...
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October 18, 2012 / Media Releases

Gas pressures put squeeze on alumina

The current state of Australia’s natural gas markets is squeezing out investment opportunities for the Australian alumina refining industry –...
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October 10, 2012 / Media Releases

AAC Releases 2011 Sustainability Report

The Australian Aluminium Council (AAC) today released its 2011 Sustainability Report. The report provides details on the performance of Australia’s...
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June 1, 2012 / Media Releases

Rio Tinto Alcan – Ship sensor a world-first for Reef preservation research

A landmark three-year, $1 million research project, announced today by Rio Tinto Alcan, CSIRO and the Great Barrier Reef Foundation,...
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September 7, 2011 / Media Releases

Aluminium Council Releases 2010 Sustainability Report

The Australian Aluminium Council (AAC) today released its 2010 Sustainability Report. The report provides details on the performance of Australia’s...
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July 10, 2011 / Media Releases

Government locks in costs blow-out for Australian Aluminium producers

Today’s carbon pricing announcement will hit Australia’s aluminium industry many times harder than our overseas competition and will make Australian...
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June 28, 2011 / Media Releases

Aluminium Industry at Risk Under a Carbon Price

Efficient and competitive Australian alumina and aluminium operations are at risk of leakage under a carbon price, according to data...
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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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