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    Building a Landmark Solar Project in Namibia: The B2Gold Story

Building a Landmark Solar Project in Namibia: The B2Gold Story

Vancouver-based B2Gold is moving forward with a 7 MW solar project in Namibia which has significant bottom line and social license benefits for this leading gold producer. “We carried out

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    Announcing the Energy and Mines World Congress in association with Lightsource

Announcing the Energy and Mines World Congress in association with Lightsource

June 29, 2016 —- Energy and Mines is delighted to announce the launch of its Energy and Mines World Congress in association with Lightsource Renewable Energy. The Congress will take

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    Momentum for solar-diesel hybrid microgrids in the Zambian mining industry

Momentum for solar-diesel hybrid microgrids in the Zambian mining industry

Load shedding, increased electricity rates for mining companies and a solar tender at 6.02US¢/kWh redefine the rules of power generation in Zambia Berlin/Munich, June 2016 – In recent years, an

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After five lean years, gold miners gear up for growth

  After five lean years, gold miners gear up for growth

Via: Mining Weekly VANCOUVER/TORONTO – For the first time in five years, Barrick Gold and other bullion miners are getting

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Mining industry starts to dig renewables

  Mining industry starts to dig renewables

Via LC News Record-low solar, wind and energy storage costs have caught the attention of mining companies looking for clean

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Renewables for mining go baseload with a hybrid fuel-solar solution

  Renewables for mining go baseload with a hybrid fuel-solar solution

The combination of concentrated solar power (CSP) and gas or diesel allows for robust power generation in 24/7 applications with

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Indonesia holds Strong Opportunities for Hybrids for Mines

  Indonesia holds Strong Opportunities for Hybrids for Mines

“A lot of local mining operations [in South East Asia] have lower environmental standards but that is changing and we

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It’s Time for a Paradigm Shift in Energy Planning for Mines – The Business Case for Renewables is Clear

  It’s Time for a Paradigm Shift in Energy Planning for Mines – The Business Case for Renewables is Clear

Sunshine for Mines, a Rocky Mountain Institute and Carbon War Room initiative, aims to accelerate renewables adoption for mine sites.

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Gold Fields – “There is a much stronger convergence between mining and renewables in South Africa now than ever before”

  Gold Fields – “There is a much stronger convergence between mining and renewables in South Africa now than ever before”

Challenged by frequent power supply disruptions and anticipated price increases South African mining company Gold Fields undertook a regional energy

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