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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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Mining energy offshoot to build the largest PV power station in Sub-Saharan Africa

  Mining energy offshoot to build the largest PV power station in Sub-Saharan Africa

Quebec based independent power producer Windiga Energy has announced the commissioning of a 20MV PV plant which will be located in

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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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