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All 2008 News Releases

December 22, 2008
Alcoa and ORKLA ASA Agree to Exchange Equity Stakes
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December 19, 2008
Alcoa, Hydro Québec Sign Power Agreements Through 2040
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December 19, 2008
GM Selects Alcoa Forged Aluminum Wheels for Chevy Volt
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December 11, 2008
Products from Alcoa’s Kawneer Business Earn Cradle-to-Cradle Certification
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December 5, 2008
50,000 Helped as Alcoa Employees Make a Difference in Challenging Economic Times During 2008 Alcoa Worldwide Month of Service
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December 4, 2008
Alcoa Announces Winner of “Count the Can” Contest Held at GreenBuild
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November 25, 2008
Alcoa Transportation Products Celebrates Finalist Status In 2009 Automotive News PACE Award Competition
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November 18, 2008
Alcoa Features Aluminum Solutions for Building and Construction Industry at Greenbuild 2008
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November 17, 2008
Aluminum Provides Sustainable Future for Automotive Market
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November 14, 2008
Alcoa Chairman Alain Belda Honored By Asia Society for Environmental Leadership
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November 13, 2008
Patricia F. Russo Appointed to Alcoa Board of Directors
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November 10, 2008
Alcoa to Curtail Additional 350,000 mtpy of Aluminum Production Across Its Global Smelting System
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November 7, 2008
NASA Certifies Alcoa as Sole Supplier of Al-Li Alloy for Ares 1
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November 4, 2008
Shining Prospect's Rio Shares Transferred
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November 4, 2008
Alcoa Achieves One-Year Milestone with Honda
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October 28, 2008
Alcoa Recognized for Innovation and Excellence for Carbon Capture Technology
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October 23, 2008
Alcoa to Reduce Production at Pt. Comfort, TX Refinery 25%
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October 23, 2008
Alcoa Supplies Spaceframe for Ferrari California
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October 21, 2008
Chrysler LLC's Street and Racing Technology (SRT) Selects Alcoa's Dura-Bright(R) Technology for Dodge Viper and Jeep(R) Grand Cherokee
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October 17, 2008
Alcoa Fully Expects Shining Prospect Shares in Rio Tinto plc to be Moved Smoothly
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October 11, 2008
Alcoa Stays Sustainability Course
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October 10, 2008
Alcoa Signs Power MOU with Bonneville Power Administration
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October 10, 2008
Audi Selects Alcoa Wheel's Dura-Bright(R) Technology for New A6
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October 7, 2008
Alcoa Reports Third Quarter 2008 Results; Taking Action to Preserve Profitability, Liquidity Through the Downturn
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October 1, 2008
Alcoa Celebrates 120 Years of Innovation
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September 30, 2008
2008 Alcoa Worldwide Month of Service: Alcoa Employees to Make a Difference Where They Live and Work
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September 30, 2008
Alcoa to Curtail Remainder of Rockdale, TX Smelter Due to Local Power Supply and Market Conditions
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September 29, 2008
Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products Announces Partnership with Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority
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September 29, 2008
Alcoa Named to Climate Disclosure Leadership Index for Sixth Consecutive Year; Commended on Quality of Climate Change Disclosure Practice
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September 25, 2008
Alcoa Board Elects Kurt Waldo Vice President and General Counsel; Alcoa Executives Jake Siewert and Bill O'Rourke Take New Roles
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September 24, 2008
Alcoa Receives Opening Minds Corporate Leadership Award for its Commitment to Social Responsibility and Conservation and Sustainability
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September 19, 2008
Alcoa Announces Dividend
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September 18, 2008
Alcoa and Pew Center on Global Climate Change Launch Make an Impact Climate Change Program
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September 18, 2008
Alcoa Foundation Aids Victims of Hurricane Ike; Grant to American Red Cross Chapter in Louisiana
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September 11, 2008
Alcoa Plays Part in Nobel Peace Prize on Climate Change
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September 9, 2008
Alcoa Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Seventh Consecutive Year
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September 4, 2008
Alcoa Launches Three New Wheel Lines for Full Size Trucks
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August 25, 2008
Alcoa Wheels Teams Up with Hot Wheels on Project Vehicle
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August 22, 2008
Alcoa Sets Dates for Employee Layoffs at Rockdale Smelter Due to Local Power Issues
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August 14, 2008
Alcoa's Lafayette Operations Receives Safety Excellence Award from National Safety Council For Fourth Consecutive Year
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August 14, 2008
Alcoa Leads in Social Responsibility, Innovation and Quality and Corporate Governance in Annual Ranking of 500 Best Companies in Brazil
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August 6, 2008
Alcoa Contributes to a Sustainable 2008 Beijing Olympics
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August 5, 2008
Alcoa's Kawneer Business Puts the Spotlight on Sustainability at Kawneergreen.com
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July 28, 2008
Alcoa Notified of Hart Scott Rodino Filing by Highfields Capital
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July 24, 2008
Alcoa Materials Management Names Top Scrap Suppliers for 2008
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July 21, 2008
Alcoa Launches Alcoa-TV Video Channel on Alcoa.com Website
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July 18, 2008
Alcoa Announces Dividend
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July 17, 2008
Alcoa, Yutong Introduce Environmentally-Friendly Buses for Beijing Games
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July 17, 2008
Alcoa's Vacuum Die Casting Process Wins Global Innovation Award from Nissan Motor
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July 15, 2008
Alcoa Reaches New Renewable Power Deal for Wenatchee, WA Smelter
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July 14, 2008
Alcoa Foundation Assists World Scouting in Launch of World Environment Education Program
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July 11, 2008
Alcoa Electrical and Electronic Systems to Restructure Honduran and Mexican Operations Serving North American Auto Market
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July 8, 2008
Alcoa Reports Strong 2nd Quarter 2008 Results; Higher Volume and Pricing Offset Input Cost Pressures
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July 7, 2008
Alcoa's Popular Dura-Bright(R) Wheel on Permanent Display In New Transportation Museum
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June 27, 2008
Alcoa Issues 2007 Corporate Sustainability Highlight Report
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June 25, 2008
Alcoa Wins Prestigious Australian National Award for Process Control System that Links Alcoa Alumina Refineries Worldwide
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June 25, 2008
Alcoa Chairman Alain Belda Elected to IBM Board of Directors
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June 24, 2008
Alcoa Announces Cooperation Agreement with Vietnam on Development of Bauxite Mining and Alumina Refineries
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June 24, 2008
Alcoa Chairman Alain Belda Among Global Executives Calling for G8 to Lead on Climate Change
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June 19, 2008
Alcoa to Temporarily Idle Half of Rockdale, TX Smelter Due to Local Power Supply Issues
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June 10, 2008
Alcoa of Australia Declares Force Majeure
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June 5, 2008
Alcoa President and CEO Klaus Kleinfeld Presenting at UBS Global Basic Materials Conference
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June 5, 2008
Alcoa Again Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies
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June 2, 2008
Alcoa and Chinalco Partner to Sponsor Concert Marking 35th Anniversary of the Renewal of Relations Between the U.S. and China
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May 27, 2008
Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products New Retro Wheel Stands the Test of Time
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May 22, 2008
Alcoa President and CEO Klaus Kleinfeld to Speak at Sanford Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference
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May 20, 2008
Alcoa Recognized as Having the Best Safety Performance in the Aluminum Industry
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May 13, 2008
Greenland Parliament Agrees to 2nd Phase of Joint Studies on Potential Smelter and Hydropower Project
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May 12, 2008
Alcoa Electrical and Electronic Solutions to Close Operations in Puebla, Mexico and Del Rio, Texas
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May 8, 2008
Alcoa Board Elects Klaus Kleinfeld President and CEO
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May 5, 2008
Alcoa Team Selected for International Quality Competition
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May 2, 2008
Ball and Alcoa Help Deliver Latest in Can Innovation
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May 1, 2008
Mike Schell to Join Alcoa as Exec VP - Business Development and Law
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April 28, 2008
Alcoa Foundation Announces Three Strategic Partnerships: ''Partners for Pittsburgh's Future''
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April 10, 2008
Alcoa and Delphi Thermal Systems Named Finalist in Prestigious 2008 Automotive News PACE Awards for Novel Aluminum Brazing Sheet Material
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April 8, 2008
Alcoa Advanced Aerospace Alloys and Materials Used on China's First Home-Produced Regional Jet, ARJ21-700
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April 7, 2008
Alcoa Reports Strong First Quarter 2008 Results In Face of Challenging Economic Conditions
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March 28, 2008
Donna Dabney Elected Alcoa Vice President
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March 27, 2008
Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products Proudly Celebrates 60 Years of Innovation
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March 24, 2008
Alcoa Announces Winners of 2007 Tier 1 Core Truckload Carriers Awards
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March 14, 2008
Alcoa Announces Dividend
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March 12, 2008
Alcoa Acquires Two Aerospace Fastener Businesses to Bolster its Growing Aerospace Portfolio
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March 10, 2008
Kenneth Wisnoski Named President of Alcoa Business Responsible for Primary Product Growth, Bauxite, Energy and Africa
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March 10, 2008
Alcoa Named to FORTUNE Magazine's Most Admired List for 25th Consecutive Year
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March 7, 2008
Alcoa Launches New Website on Aluminum Beverage Can Recycling - a Part of the Clean Air Solution
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March 6, 2008
Alcoa Employees to Help Scientists Study Critical Environmental Issues
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March 5, 2008
Aluminum Can Help Transportation Industry Meet Sustainability Objectives
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March 4, 2008
Alcoa, Government of Quebec Reach New Renewable Power Agreement For Three Smelters in Province
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March 3, 2008
Alcoa Combines Wheel Products and Auto and Truck Business into New Business Unit; Kevin Kramer Named President of the New Business Unit
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February 29, 2008
Alcoa Completes Sale of Packaging and Consumer Businesses To New Zealand's Rank Group
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February 26, 2008
Alcoa and Alcoa Foundation Support Brazil Amazon Education Program for New York Public Schools as Part of Sponsorship of Amazonia Brasil Exhibition
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February 25, 2008
Alcoa and Alcoa Foundation Report 2007 Philanthropic Giving of $49 Million in Alcoa Communities Worldwide
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February 21, 2008
Significant Modernization Project at Alcoa Operations in Hungary Completed
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February 1, 2008
Alcoa Inc. Partners with Chinalco to Acquire a 12% Stake in Rio Tinto
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January 31, 2008
Kawneer Launches 2008 Sustainability Campaign: ''Every Day You Make a Choice, Make a Choice That Counts''
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January 29, 2008
Alcoa and Brunei Economic Development Board Sign Agreement to Extend Feasibility Studies to Establish a Modern Aluminum Industry in Brunei Darussalam; Youth and Small Business Development Program Announced
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January 28, 2008
Alcoa Again Named One of the World's Most Sustainable Companies at Davos
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January 22, 2008
Alcoa Sets Goal to Raise North American Aluminum Beverage Can Recycling Rate from 52% to 75% by 2015
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January 18, 2008
Alcoa Appoints Two New Directors; Stan O'Neal and Michael G. Morris to Join Company Board of Directors
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January 18, 2008
Alcoa Announces Dividend
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January 18, 2008
Alcoa Names Tony Thene Vice President and Controller; Greg Aschman to Head Investor Relations
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January 15, 2008
Alcoa Takes Action on Climate Change; Becomes Founding Reporter of The Climate Registry
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January 10, 2008
Alcoa Foundation Awards Grant to SC Nature Conservancy to Fund Restoration of Oyster Reefs
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January 9, 2008
Alcoa 2007 Revenues, Income and Cash From Operations Highest in Company's History
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