Could bacteria mean sustainable mining?

Researchers are investigating whether bacteria could extract the elements needed for computers, EVs and mobile phones – all powered by sugar…

Could hydrogen bring us one step closer to green aluminium?

Mining group Rio Tinto has partnered with ARENA to explore whether hydrogen can replace natural gas in alumina refineries to reduce emissions

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Project to clean up iron and steel production moves forward

An industry partnership made up of LKAB, SSAB and Vattenfall is building a biofuel-fired iron ore pellet plant as part of the scheme

Partner sought for offshore innovation hub

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult is seeking to partner with a UK university to open a new research hub. The proposed centre would combine academic and industry skills to accelerate electrical infrastructure research and development activities relating to offshore renewable technologies. Following the success of its Wind Blade Research Hub, which was set up […]