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    Miners weigh in on green energy

Miners weigh in on green energy

Technologies in renewable energy sources, such as wind, solar, hydroelectricity and bioenergy, are improving, making them cheaper and attractive; however, lower commodity prices and tighter margins are among the barriers

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    Despite barriers to adoption, cost pressure driving renewed mining interest in renewable energy

Despite barriers to adoption, cost pressure driving renewed mining interest in renewable energy

Mine operators are in the current subdued economic reality increasingly looking at renewable electricity sources as a way to reduce current and future costs at operations; however, lower commodity prices

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    If You Build it, More Mines will Come

If You Build it, More Mines will Come

Rob Lydan, Global Director Solar & Wind, Hatch has been heading the global Engineering and EPCM’s renewables for mines business development for over 3 years now and has an informed

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AngloGold Ashanti Global Head of Energy – “We are open to renewables being part of the solution”.

  AngloGold Ashanti Global Head of Energy – “We are open to renewables being part of the solution”.

AngloGold Ashanti’s Global Head of Energy says Financing is the Key to Renewables for Mines. Bill Allemon, Global Vice President

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Full Agenda Announced – Energy and Mines 3rd Annual Toronto Summit – Download Brochure

  Full Agenda Announced – Energy and Mines 3rd Annual Toronto Summit –  Download Brochure

The full agenda for the 3rd annual Energy and Mines Toronto Summit is now available to view and download via

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Power shortages result in layoffs at African mine

  Power shortages result in layoffs at African mine

The power crisis impacting the African mining sector is beginning to bite. An article in Mining Weekly outlines the details

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Energy and Mines – 3rd Toronto Summit Launched

  Energy and Mines – 3rd Toronto Summit Launched

Energy and Mines is excited to announce the third Toronto Energy and Mines Summit – the 7th event in our

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Case study: Reducing all-in sustaining costs (AISC) of a West African Mine

  Case study: Reducing all-in sustaining costs (AISC) of a West African Mine

The following excellent and detailed case study of a West African mine – renewables feasibility was written by Renergetica. To

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The Tipping Point: African Mines are Ready to Move Ahead with Renewables 

  The Tipping Point: African Mines are Ready to Move Ahead with Renewables 

In this week’s speaker Q&A, Ira Green, Managing Partner of GG Energy Holdings discusses the opportunities for renewables integration for

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