Quantcast
Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 5:48 EDT

Latest Alcoa Stories

2010-05-18 15:35:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) today announced that Joseph C. Muscari, chairman and chief executive officer of Minerals Technologies, Inc.; and Richard F. Wallman, former senior vice president and chief financial officer of Honeywell International, Inc., have been appointed to the company's Board of Directors. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/19990903/DANA) "We are delighted to welcome Joe and Richard to the Dana Board," said...

2010-05-10 07:00:00

ST. LOUIS, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The electric utility industry has made tremendous improvement in its safety performance in recent years to the point that a "safety culture" has emerged as one of its most prominent characteristics. Safety, along with a discussion on climate data and carbon policy, was the main focus of industry professionals at EUCG's spring workshop in St. Louis last month. EUCG, a global association of energy and electric utility professionals, meets semiannually to...

2010-03-11 09:30:00

WASHINGTON, March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During a 12 week period, over 105 million beverage cans, or more than 3 million pounds of recycled cans, raised over $2.3 million for Habitat for Humanity, the American Red Cross, Toys for Tots, local parks, other non-profit groups, schools and recycling programs through the Aluminum Can Council's (ACC) America Recycles Day Challenge. The America Recycles Day Challenge is a friendly, intra-industry contest where aluminum suppliers Alcoa...

2009-11-30 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Aluminum - A Worldwide Market Review http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164491/Aluminum---A-Worldwide-Market-Review.html Aluminum is a highly power-intensive industry. Extensive applications in end-use sectors such as electric transmission, automotive, packaging, construction and consumer durable sectors fuel market growth. Power shortage and transportation are the...

2009-11-10 08:41:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. China Alumina Industry Report, 2009 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0158889/China-Alumina-Industry-Report-2009.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire Currently, alumina is mainly produced in Asia, Oceania, Latin America and Europe. Since 2005, the output of alumina in Asia has ranked first in the world. In 2009, the output of alumina...

2009-10-20 11:45:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Houston Solid Waste Management Director Harry Hayes joined city officials and representatives from RecycleBank to announce that the City of Houston has partnered with RecycleBank®, a rewards program that rewards households for recycling and other positive environmental behaviors. The first phase of the RecycleBank program is sponsored in part by Alcoa and Texas Instruments. Already a success in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, as...

2009-10-06 10:43:00

BADIN, N.C., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcoa Power Generating Inc. (APGI), a subsidiary of Alcoa Inc., responded to an unprecedented effort by N.C. Gov. Bev Perdue to seize control of its privately-owned hydropower business along the Yadkin River by filing a formal response with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Monday. In a September 18 filing, Gov. Perdue asked FERC to ignore its long-standing rules and regulations, disregard the findings of the state's own...

2009-09-23 14:53:00

JunkScience warns public to be on look-out for Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld, the 'Carbon Villain' WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- JunkScience.com announced today that it was taking its "Carbon Criminal" WANTED poster advertisement campaign to Pittsburgh for the G-20 economic summit. The campaign will protest the CEO of Pittsburgh-based Alcoa, Klaus Kleinfeld, who is lobbying for the Waxman-Markey cap-and-trade legislation that will wreck the U.S. economy. "Klaus Kleinfeld...

2009-09-11 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.-Russia Business Council (USRBC) announces the appointment of Klaus Kleinfeld, President and CEO of Alcoa Inc., as the Council's new Chairman effective September 25 following the Council's Annual Meeting in New York City. Mr. Kleinfeld succeeds Neville Isdell, who has held the position since 2004 and is stepping down following his retirement as Chairman and CEO of the Coca-Cola Company. "This is both a promising and challenging time...

2009-09-10 08:46:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Automotive Fasteners Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0109899/World-Automotive-Fasteners-Market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Automotive Fasteners in Millions of US$. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual forecasts are provided...