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Chile’s Copper Industry Wants to Renegotiate Contracts to Include Renewables – Report

  Chile’s Copper Industry Wants to Renegotiate Contracts to Include Renewables – Report

Chilean mining companies are looking to renegotiate energy contracts to include cheaper renewable power, Reuters reports. Chile’s shift towards alternative energy

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Gamesa Successfully Tests New Off-Grid Hybrid System

  Gamesa Successfully Tests New Off-Grid Hybrid System

Global wind energy developer, Gamesa, is testing its new off-grid system that combines traditional gensets with wind, solar and storage.

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Largest Solar Thermal Plant in North America Begins Operations at Mexican Peñoles’ Mine

  Largest Solar Thermal Plant in North America Begins Operations at Mexican Peñoles’ Mine

The largest solar thermal plant in North America is now supplying power to Industrias Peñoles’ Milpillas copper mine in the

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Press Coverage of Energy and Mines World Congress

  Press Coverage of Energy and Mines World Congress

The Financial Post reports on Energy and Mines’ 4th Annual Renewables for Mining World Congress that took place in Toronto on

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Adani to Build 1,500 MW of Solar Projects in Australia

  Adani to Build 1,500 MW of Solar Projects in Australia

India’s energy giant Adani, which is trying to build Australia’s largest thermal coal mine, has secured land for two solar

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Thirteen Mines Recognized for their Leadership in Renewables at Energy and Mines Renewables in Mining Awards in Toronto

  Thirteen Mines Recognized for their Leadership in Renewables at Energy and Mines Renewables in Mining Awards in Toronto

Toronto, ON —- November 22, 2016. Mining companies were awarded and celebrated last night for their investments in renewable energy

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Redavia to Expand Its Shanta Mining Solar Project

  Redavia to Expand Its Shanta Mining Solar Project

The leader of rental solar farms in Africa, Redavia, announced that it has been awarded the contract to expand the

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A Global View on Renewables for Mines: Enel Green Power

  A Global View on Renewables for Mines: Enel Green Power

The price competitiveness of renewables has increased significantly in recent years, making it possible for alternative energy to now compete

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Addressing the Elephant in the Room at COP22

  Addressing the Elephant in the Room at COP22

Flyn McCarthy Principal SysEne Consulting Inc. The Convention of Parties (COP22) titled the ‘COP of Action’ is wrapping up here

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Genex Power Encouraged by Feasibility Study to Convert Old Mine into Hydro Storage Plant

  Genex Power Encouraged by Feasibility Study to Convert Old Mine into Hydro Storage Plant

A feasibility study conducted to analyze a conversion of a former underground gold mine into a hydro storage plant in

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The Collahuasi 150 MW RFP – A simulation for potential proposals

  The Collahuasi 150 MW RFP – A simulation for potential proposals

Doña Inés de Collahuasi is the world’s second largest copper mine. The mine is located at an altitude of  4,000 to 4,800m

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Enel Green Power joins Energy and Mines World Congress as Thought-Leader Sponsor

  Enel Green Power joins Energy and Mines World Congress as Thought-Leader Sponsor

We are delighted to announce that Enel Green Power, a leading owner and operator of renewable energy plants, has come

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Report Identifies 14 Abandoned Coal Mines Ideal for Repurposing in Virginia

  Report Identifies 14 Abandoned Coal Mines Ideal for Repurposing in Virginia

A new report reveals 14 former coal mine sites in Virginia, US that have great economic potential if repurposed into

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Carbon Tax Makes Renewables More Attractive – Newmont Mining

  Carbon Tax Makes Renewables More Attractive – Newmont Mining

Carbon price regulations are boosting the case for renewables at mine sites by making them more financially viable, says one

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Renewables & Electric Cars to Boost Copper Demand

  Renewables & Electric Cars to Boost Copper Demand

The growing popularity of renewables and electrical vehicles will increase the demand for copper in the near future, according to

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Blackout Concerns Push Aussie Mine to Look at Solar 


  Blackout Concerns Push Aussie Mine to Look at Solar 


South Australian Oz Minerals Ltd is considering installing multiple sources of renewables at its Carrapateena deposit, following September’s costly blackouts

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Rio Tinto Director Praises Renewables, Urges More Progress

  Rio Tinto Director Praises Renewables, Urges More Progress

As the world’s energy demands surge, more investment is needed into various power sources, including renewables, Rio Tinto non-executive director

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Next Big Leap for Renewables in Mining: Affordable, Long-Term Storage

  Next Big Leap for Renewables in Mining: Affordable, Long-Term Storage

Storage solutions are dramatically changing the resource sector’s energy landscape by allowing solar and wind to provide 24/7 energy supply

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Mining Sector Watching Renewables Closely, Says New Gold Director of Asset and Energy Management

  Mining Sector Watching Renewables Closely, Says New Gold Director of Asset and Energy Management

Renewable energy is developing rapidly but to make further inroads with mining, it needs to further adapt to the sector’s

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Tata Steel Reviews Renewables Solutions for Remote Northern Mines

  Tata Steel Reviews Renewables Solutions for Remote Northern Mines

Remote northern mines have their own unique energy challenges, including lack of a reliable supply, limited site access and extreme

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