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Final agenda available online

  Final agenda available online

The Renewables and Mining Summit takes place in Johannesburg on June 23 and 24th. The final agenda is now available

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Convert South Africa to exhibit at the Renewable & Mining Summit, Johannesburg

  Convert South Africa to exhibit at the Renewable & Mining Summit, Johannesburg

We are delighted to announce that Convert South Africa will be exhibiting at the Renewables and Mining Summit, Johannesburg June 23-24.

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Is concentrated solar power viable for the mining sector?

  Is concentrated solar power viable for the mining sector?

In this Q&A interview SolarReserve CEO  Kevin Smith outlines why CSP is a good fit for the mining industry and

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IAMGOLD commences build of largest solar project in Suriname

  IAMGOLD commences build of largest solar project in Suriname

Rosebel Gold Mine N.V., an IAMGOLD facility, yesterday installed the first panel of what will become the largest solar project

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Thought-Leader Interview – The case for 100% renewables for African Mines

  Thought-Leader Interview – The case for 100% renewables for African Mines

Today we have published a new Thought-Leader Interview with  Fabrice Nicolas, Manager of Smart Generation Solutions for Siemens AG. SIEMENS

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Rio Tinto to build 6.7MW PV plant to power mine

  Rio Tinto to build 6.7MW PV plant to power mine

Announced today, First Solar to build a A$23.4 PV plant to power the Rio Tinto bauxite mine operations, facilities and

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Creating renewable PPAs for mines – download interview

  Creating renewable PPAs for mines – download interview

This Q&A interview provides excellent insight in to how wind and solar developers can create project opportunities with the mining

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Canadian Renewables Trade Mission to Africa – Renewables and Mining Summit, Johannesburg

  Canadian Renewables Trade Mission to Africa – Renewables and Mining Summit, Johannesburg

Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada, led by The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, has announced a Trade

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Renewables and Mining Summit Africa – brochure now available

  Renewables and Mining Summit Africa – brochure now available

The agenda for the Renewables and Mining Summit, Johannesburg June 23-24 is filling fast with approximately 80% of speaker roles

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Solar power cheaper than fossil fuels – confirmed

  Solar power cheaper than fossil fuels – confirmed

Are you still under the misapprehension that solar power is more expensive than traditional sources of energy? Think again. Two

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African Mining Sector Exploring Renewables-Johannesburg Summit Announced

  African Mining Sector Exploring Renewables-Johannesburg Summit Announced

The African mining industry will come together with the global renewable energy sector at the Renewables and Mining Summit this

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Energy and Mines site launched

  Energy and Mines site launched

Alternative energy sources needed to meet mining’s energy crisis. In many mining intensive regions of the world, such as Southern

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Australia government funded report in to viability of renewables for remote mining operations

  Australia government funded report in to viability of renewables for remote mining operations

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency is funding a feasibility study in to portable PV-diesel hybrid systems. The issue for many

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