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Rio Tinto to develop 4 GW of solar and wind projects in Australia

Rio Tinto Group, an Anglo-Australian mining company, has issued a request for proposal (RFP) to develop 4 GW of utility-scale wind and solar power projects for its aluminium projects in central and southern Queensland, bordering south Australia. The large-scale renewable projects would assist the company in achieving its climate change targets, which are aligned with the Paris Accord.

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Rio Tinto signs PPA for renewable energy plant in Madagascar

Rio Tinto has signed a power purchase agreement for a new renewable energy plant in Fort Dauphin, Madagascar, to support the operations of its QMM ilmenite mine. Their operations in Madagascar will achieve their carbon neutral goal by 2023 thanks to this initiative, which uses solar and wind energy.

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