NMDC Diamond Jubilee Celebration

  Hyderabad, India: ECT India Chairman and Managing Director, Ashley Moore attended the ‘Inaugural Function of the Diamond Jubilee Year Celebrations’ hosted by NMDC today. The invitation-only event, which celebrates NMDC’s 60th year, was held at the Shilpakala Vedika Convention Centre and included high-level Indian government representatives. NMDC is the largest iron ore miner in India and the… Continue Reading

Low emissions technology powers a cleaner coal future

A hat tip today to a shareholder (Fred C) for flagging the below article, both for its relevant content and the novel yet entirely coincidental name of the publication. ESI Africa is a power industry journal. We haven’t opened a new office. The article itself is written by World Coal Association (WCA) Chief Executive Benjamin… Continue Reading

Can we reboot the NEM?

A recent article by Tony Shepherd, the chairman of the panel that wrote the report ‘Power Off Power On: Rebooting the National Energy Market‘, cuts to the heart of our current problem, touching on the broad factors causing our energy affordability and reliability crisis. Tony’s comments resonate with bill payers: “… this pain is self-inflicted. This… Continue Reading

India Project Update – Independent External Financial Review First Draft Report Submitted

Environmental Clean Technologies Limited (ASX: ESI) (ECT or Company) is pleased to provide the following update on the status of the draft report of the ‘Independent External Financial Review’ (the Review) into its proposed Coldry-Matmor plant in India with project partners NLC India Ltd and NMDC Ltd. Key points: Draft report completed on 21 November and… Continue Reading

Minerals Council of Australia bites back on climate and energy misrepresentation

Want to be called a ‘climate denier’? Simply advocate a ‘measured transition to a low emissions global economy’. It’s worked for the Minerals Council of Australia. Apparently, anything short of advocating an economy-wrecking rush toward wind and solar is met with name-calling. The below article from the Fin Review highlights how the MCA has been… Continue Reading

Will the NEG restore energy policy balance?

Facts and data on energy policy are difficult to come by. We’re finally starting to see some figures around the Prime Ministers proposed solution to our energy crisis. The two recent articles below, by SkyNews Business, are tracking the story around the National Energy Guarantee, or NEG. Statements by the Prime Minister seem to be… Continue Reading

Fossil fuels to remain primary energy source for decades

“The world is moving on from coal.” This is the claim by a range of environmental groups and well-meaning individuals. They’ll tell you Australia is being left behind as the rest of the world rapidly transitions away from coal to renewables. If only it were true. To paraphrase Mark Twain; the report of coal’s death… Continue Reading

2017 Annual General Meeting – Chairman’s Address & Company Presentation

As has been the tradition in previous years, I’d like to take a quick review of our 12 month goals stated at last year’s AGM. These included: Commence construction of our first large project in India Complete designs and upgraded patents for Matmor Finalise feasibility for the second project Achieve first earnings from commercial contracts… Continue Reading

Shareholder Update – HydroMOR & COHgen development

Environmental Clean Technologies Limited (ASX: ESI) (ECT or Company) is pleased to provide the following update on the progress of its new hydrogen-based technologies, HydroMOR and COHgen. Key points: HydroMOR: Hydrogen-based Metal Oxide Reduction – a low-temperature primary iron making process that utilises abundant, low-cost lignite instead of high-cost coking coal or natural gas HydroMOR… Continue Reading