Category Archives: Newswire

Aussie High Commission Tweets ECT deal

In the largest ever joint R&D collaboration b/w Australia and India, the NLC India Limited & NMDC Limited have signed an MoU with Australia’s Environmental Clean Technologies Limited to develop a low emission Iron and Steel process. https://t.co/LD8sBUNofk — Harinder Sidhu (@AusHCIndia) June 11, 2018   Continue Reading

Soaring power bills a key election issue

You can tell we’re heading toward a state election. Opposition leader Matthew Guy is seizing upon unprecedented power price hikes as he pitches his case to be the next to lead the state of Victoria. The fallout from the closure of Hazelwood continues as power prices triple for energy users like Doyle’s Bridge Hotel in Mordialloc.… Continue Reading

Energy crisis warning as supply fails

Just outside of Newcastle, NSW we find Australia’s largest aluminium smelter; Tomago. With a capacity of 590,000 tonnes per year, Tomago accounts for 25% of Australia’s primary aluminium production, with 90% exported to Asia. Australia is the worlds leading producer of the raw materials for aluminium production; Bauxite and alumina. Three different raw materials are needed… Continue Reading

The Australian – Carbon laws to hit carmakers with $2bn bill

In the latest attempt to curb CO2, this time from the transport sector, unintended consequences threaten to make things worse. Best intentions aren’t enough. The policy in question; limiting average vehicle CO2 emissions to 105gCO2 per km. The article by Ben Packham in The Australian highlights the potential cost of implementing the policy – a cool $2… Continue Reading

Times of India – NLC, NMDC, Australian firm to launch collaborative project

  CUDDALORE: NLC India Limited and National Mineral Development Corporation limited (NMDC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Environmental Clean Technologies Limited (ECT), Australia to undertake the largest-ever joint research and development operations between the two countries… Source: NLC, NMDC, Australian firm to launch collaborative project – Times of India Continue Reading

Business Line – ECT in the Indian media

    NLC, NMDC to sign MoU with Australian firm for steel production – Business Line 24 May 2018 | Business Line | M Ramesh In a few days, SK Acharya, Chairman and Managing Director of the public sector lignite mining-cum-power production company NLC, will fly to Australia to sign an agreement with Environmental Clean… Continue Reading

The Economic Times reports on ECT’s India Project

India’s ‘The Economic Times’ is the latest to report on our India project, highlighting the level of interest by Indian media in this landmark project. NMDC, NLC to ink MoU with Aussie firm ECT for R&D project 23 May 2018 | The Economic Times NMDCNSE -0.52 % and NLC India Limited may sign an MoU… Continue Reading

Environmental Clean Technologies update on Indian Project

Leading up to the forthcoming singing of our deal with NLC and NMDC for our India Project, our story has been picked up by a range of media in India. The latest is on Steel Guru, a website dedicated to providing steel industry news and information.   Environmental Clean Technologies Limited provides the following update in… Continue Reading

International Mining Picks Up Coldry-Matmor Story

Media attention is tough to come by, even with a great story about two fantastic technologies. But our recent announcement has caught the attention of industry journal ‘International Mining’…   World first Coldry and Matmor plant for power generation and steel making Environmental Clean Technologies Ltd announces the commercial terms of the Master Projeannouncementt (MPA) ahead… Continue Reading

Indian iron ore fines pile up

The latest report from Mining Weekly on the state of India’s iron ore fines stockpiles shows the scope of the opportunity for our Matmor process in India. India has abundant iron ore reserves. The problem? Its ore is softer compared to the hard, high-grade lump ore Australia is known for. This creates a significant amount… Continue Reading