Albras resumes full production after February power distribution failure
Hydro's part-owned aluminium plant Albras in Brazil has completed the restart of line 2 after the power failure that led to a shutdown of one of the f ...
July 29, 2022
Hydro Alunorte signs USD 200 million sustainability-linked loan to finance fuel switch project
Alunorte has signed a USD 200 million sustainability-linked loan for the fuel switch project. The pricing of the loan will be linked to the performanc ...
April 01, 2022
New water treatment system starts operations in Alunorte
Hydro’s Alunorte alumina refinery in Brazil has begun operation of a new water treatment station, after receiving an operating license from the Secret ...
February 11, 2020
Federal court lifts final embargo on Alunorte deposit area
The Brazilian federal court lifted today, September 26th, the final embargo on Alunorte’s new bauxite residue disposal (DRS2) under a criminal lawsuit ...
September 26, 2019
Federal Court lifts one of two embargos on Alunorte’s deposit area DRS2
The Federal Court of Pará today, September 20, lifted the embargo on Alunorte's new bauxite residue disposal (DRS2) under the civil lawsuit. Alunorte ...
September 20, 2019
Ministerio Publico Federal, Hydro and Alunorte provide Federal Court with joint petition to lift DRS2 embargoes
Alunorte, Hydro and Ministerio Publico Federal filed today a joint petition to the Federal Court in Belem to lift the embargoes on the new bauxite res ...
August 31, 2019
Albras resumes normal aluminium production
Albras’ Board of Directors decided on May 21 to restart aluminium production at the Albras aluminium plant in Brazil. Albras curtailed 50% of its prod ...
May 21, 2019
Federal court lifts remaining production embargo at Alunorte
The federal court in Belem, Brazil, lifted the production embargo on the Alunorte alumina refinery under the criminal lawsuit on Monday, May 20, allow ...
May 20, 2019
Federal Court lifts one of two production embargos on Alunorte
The Federal Court in Belém, Brazil, lifted the production embargo on Alunorte under the civil lawsuit on Wednesday, May 15. Alunorte is still subject ...
May 16, 2019
Ministério Público and Alunorte provide Federal Court with joint petition to lift production embargos
On April 12, as previously announced, the Federal Court in Belem held a conciliatory hearing between Ministério Público and Alunorte to discuss the pr ...
April 12, 2019