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Recent Study Shows Renewables Can Improve the Stock Price of Mining Companies

  Recent Study Shows Renewables Can Improve the Stock Price of Mining Companies

Munich-based energy consultancy Dr. Thomas Hillig Energy Consulting (THEnergy) recently published a report demonstrating an important link between the share

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10 Renewable Case Studies from Chilean Mines

  10 Renewable Case Studies from Chilean Mines

Providing insight and cross-technology detail including wind, solar PV, CSP, hydroelectric and biodiesel for both grid tied and remote mine

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Renewables for Chilean Mines – Download Market Overview

  Renewables for Chilean Mines – Download Market Overview

Chilean mines face a clear challenge: the country is running short on energy and prices are very high. In a market review published this week (and available to download below) mining and renewables experts, including representatives from Collahuasi, SolarReserve, SMA, and Enermine, discuss the appetite for renewables projects in the Chilean mining sector.

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Chilean Mining Sector to Meet with Global Renewables Experts – Santiago Summit Announced

  Chilean Mining Sector to Meet with Global Renewables Experts – Santiago Summit Announced

Following sold-out Summits in Toronto and Johannesburg, Energy and Mines is delighted to announce the launch of the next Renewables

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Cleaner Energy at Stable Prices: The Value Proposition of Solar for Mines

  Cleaner Energy at Stable Prices: The Value Proposition of Solar for Mines

In this interview Michelle Chislett, SunEdison Canada’s VP and Country Manager, outlines how the market for solar projects for the

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Public Commitments to Renewable Energy by Mining Companies

  Public Commitments to Renewable Energy by Mining Companies

What is the potential market size for renewables in the mining sector? In their 2013 report, Navigant Research estimated that

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Cost of renewable energy continues to drop – Lazard releases its new levelized cost of energy analysis

  Cost of renewable energy continues to drop – Lazard releases its new levelized cost of energy analysis

Lazard has released version 8.0 of the its Levilized Cost of Energy Analysis (LCOE) which continues to show a decline

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Intelligent Financing and Customized Hybrids – RES on Energy Solutions for Mines

  Intelligent Financing and Customized Hybrids – RES on Energy Solutions for Mines

Douglas McAlpine, in charge of microgrids at Renewable Energy Systems (RES), discusses the outlook for hybrid renewable energy solutions over the coming years. McAlpine

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“We’ve never had a mine ask for 100% renewables. What they want is lower cost energy.” CSP-PV Hybrid to provide baseload generation for chilean mine – download interview

  “We’ve never had a mine ask for 100% renewables.  What they want is lower cost energy.” CSP-PV Hybrid to provide baseload generation for chilean mine – download interview

California-based Solarreserve is currently negotiating with a mining company operating in Northern Chile to supply a CSP-PV Hybrid solution.  In

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Positioning Renewables to Meet the Mining Industry’s Energy Needs

  Positioning Renewables to Meet the Mining Industry’s Energy Needs

It’s increasingly clear that mining and renewable energy are two great businesses that belong together — and yet figuring out

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Thought-Leader Interview: Sincerity and patience required for renewables in mining to succeed

  Thought-Leader Interview: Sincerity and patience required for renewables in mining to succeed

Rob Lydan, Director, Solar and Wind, at Hatch, sees the mining industry finally starting to grasp the attractive business case

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Caterpillar broadens energy services to include renewables

  Caterpillar broadens energy services to include renewables

Rick Rathe, Caterpillar’s Global Rental Power Manager, sees the rapid decline in the price of renewables as a primary driver

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SIEMENS Hybrid Power Solutions for North America (with performance guarantees)

  SIEMENS Hybrid Power Solutions for North America (with performance guarantees)

In this interview, available to download below, Till Krumbholz, sales manager for the Energy Sector’s Smart Generation Solutions at Siemens AG, discusses

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The Barriers to Further Integration of Renewables in Mining: An interview with Barrick Gold’s Director of Power Projects Scott Fraser

  The Barriers to Further Integration of Renewables in Mining: An interview with Barrick Gold’s Director of Power Projects Scott Fraser

Scott Fraser, Barrick Gold’s Director of Power Projects provides an interesting and honest assessment of the current  challenges to the

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Goldcorp Explores Renewables as Part of Energy Strategy: Interview with Corporate Energy Manager Flyn McCarthy

  Goldcorp Explores Renewables as Part of Energy Strategy: Interview with Corporate Energy Manager Flyn McCarthy

  Over the past 18 months, Goldcorp Inc., based in Vancouver, has built the organizational infrastructure to manage its energy

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Progress Report: Glencore’s Raglan Mine’s Ground-breaking Wind-Storage Project

  Progress Report: Glencore’s Raglan Mine’s Ground-breaking Wind-Storage Project

This week, Raglan’s Director of Strategy, Projects and Public Affairs, Jean-Francois Verret, provides the latest update on the mine’s innovative wind-storage

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Hatch becomes Principal Sponsor of all Renewables and Mining Summits

  Hatch becomes Principal Sponsor of all Renewables and Mining Summits

This week, Hatch, the world’s pre-eminent supplier of technical and strategic services, reinforced their position as a leader in the renewables

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Renewables and Mining Summit, Toronto 2014 – brochure now available

  Renewables and Mining Summit, Toronto 2014 – brochure now available

The brochure for the 3rd Renewables and Mining Summit and Exhibition is now available to download. The event takes place

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Exclusive CEO Interview – IAMGOLD to Invest Strongly in Renewables Projects

  Exclusive CEO Interview – IAMGOLD to Invest Strongly in Renewables Projects

“In the next three-to-five year’s I’d like to see 15% of our power generated by renewables”. In an exclusive interview

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10 factors driving renewables for mines

  10 factors driving renewables for mines

The mining industry is changing the way it manages energy. In recent years rising costs have driven the industry to

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