Media Releases

August 14, 2009

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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December 16, 2008

Australian Aluminium Council welcomes White Paper but remains concerned over decay in assistance

The Australian Aluminium Council (AAC) welcomed the release of the Government's White Paper on the Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS),...
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October 15, 2008

Australian Aluminium Council Appoints Miles Prosser as Executive Director

The Australian Aluminium Council has appointed Mr Miles Prosser as Executive Director. In announcing the appointment, AAC President Mr Steve...
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August 13, 2008

Rio Tinto Alcan’s Steve Hodgson takes over as president of the Australian Aluminium Council

The Australian Aluminium Council has appointed Mr Steve Hodgson (President & Chief Executive Officer - Bauxite and Alumina, Rio Tinto...
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August 13, 2008

AAC Comments on Per Capita Case study -‘Full-Cost Economics of Climate Change Adaptation

The Case Study by Per Capita's David Hetherington on the 'Full-Cost Economics of Climate Change Adaptation' on behalf of their...
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January 11, 2006

Aluminium industries support Asia-Pacific Partnership goals to advance clean industrial development

The aluminium industries within the six member countries of the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate have pedged to...
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December 9, 2005

Technology partnerships on winning track

Boosting Australia's position on climate change, countries representing half of the world's economy have strongly endorsed a draft work plan...
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December 8, 2005

Minister endorses technology pathway

Australia's Minister for the Environment, Ian Campbell, has told delegates at the United Nations climate change negotiations currently underway in...
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