Energy and Mines


Significant Savings From Adaptable Power Generation

Significant Savings From Adaptable Power Generation
November 08
13:48 2017

As an expert in off-grid hybrid power solutions for BBA, Nicholas Allen has vital insights on how a widespread emphasis on carbon reduction is shaping energy choices for the mining industry. “With the addition of a carbon tax, which can increase energy costs by 10% or more, you can see how carbon is now a top strategic concern for mines,” he observes.

In this Q&A interview, Allen offers his expert perspective on how carbon reduction goals are influencing the adoption of renewable energy solutions in the mining industry. The use of low-carbon adaptable power systems brings a host of benefits, he comments, from reduced carbon emissions to significant savings on fuel costs and carbon taxation.

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Andrew Slavin

Andrew Slavin

I am one of the directors of Energy and Mines and am also the curator of this site. I have been involved with B2B communications for the last 18 years including publications, conferences, think tanks and reports.