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BlueScope local news from the Illawarra

| Community General Environment

Solar Power Purchase Agreement signed at Port Kembla

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BlueScope has announced a landmark 7-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA), for energy generated from ESCO Pacific’s Finley Solar Farm.

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| Community General

Science meets Art - Magnified

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our BlueScope research scientists showcase some of their work to raise funds and awareness for motor neurone disease.

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| Community General

Sam turning the Steelworks Pink

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Sam Thompson started off wearing a pink shirt to work for a week a few years ago.

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| Community General Environment

No 22 wins a BlueScope Environment Award

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This Award from across the entire BlueScope group of campanies, recognises a project that has the same effect as powering 10,000 homes with renewable energy.

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| Community General Environment

Waste Gas Cleaning Plant – Temporary Bypass

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BlueScope made the decision today to temporarily bypass the Waste Gas Cleaning Plant, (WGCP) which serves the Sinter Plant at our Port Kembla Steelworks, to ensure the safe operation of the plant.

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| Community

The Hoskins family Returns for a Visit

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Charles Hoskins had the vision to grow the steel industry in Australia and relocate his Lithgow Works to Port Kembla in the 1920s. In 2018, many of his descendants came to visit their family's legacy.

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| Community

Flagstaff "Life Choices Hub" opens at Port Kembla

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The relationship between BlueScope (BHP for much of that time) and the Flagstaff Group goes back 50 plus years.

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| General

The Prime Minister Visits Again

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull visited the Port Kembla Steelworks early this year to find out more about the local impact of potential trade sanctions on steel imported into the USA.

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A Visit from the Prime Minister

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull visited BlueScope's Port Kembla steelworks late in 2017 to speak to outgoing CEO Paul O'Malley and tour the plant.

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| Community

Real Men Wear Pink

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They started out with a $3,000 fundraising target...

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