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    Chile’s Antofagasta moves to renewable energy

Chile’s Antofagasta moves to renewable energy

Chilean copper miner Antofagasta is renegotiating its long-term energy contracts to increase renewables as the cost of solar and wind continues to fall, CEO Ivan Arriagada told Reuters. While some

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    Renewable energy, a great opportunity for mining (SPANISH)

Renewable energy, a great opportunity for mining (SPANISH)

El mercado de las energías renovables se ha multiplicado al menos en los últimos dos años y la industria minera se ha alineado con su desarrollo debido a los menores

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    Realizing Energy Savings, Sustainable Power and Enabling Community Engagement with Renewables for Mines

Realizing Energy Savings, Sustainable Power and Enabling Community Engagement with Renewables for Mines

Enel Green Power has developed a number of wind, solar and geothermal projects in Chile as well as a hybrid power plant for the Ollagüe Village combining PV, wind, battery

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Chilean and Argentinian Mining Leaders looking to Renewables to Drive Operational Savings at Energy and Mines Santiago Summit, May 16-18

  Chilean and Argentinian Mining Leaders looking to Renewables to Drive Operational Savings at Energy and Mines Santiago Summit, May 16-18

SANTIAGO, CHILE — February 28, 2016 — On May 16-18, senior mining leaders from Chile and Argentina will meet with

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Chilean Mining Industry expects 81,085 million investment for 2016

  Chilean Mining Industry expects 81,085 million investment for 2016

Despite a complicated 2015, the Chilean investment portfolio of mining projects won’t decline in 2016. Portal Minero, the main mining

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These 10 mines will set the copper price for the next decade

  These 10 mines will set the copper price for the next decade

Vince Peckham Via: Mining.com Chile’s state-owned copper giant Codelco’s announcement today of another round of layoffs is just the latest

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WSJ – Chile Mines Turn to Renewable Energy

  WSJ – Chile Mines Turn to Renewable Energy

An interesting article in today’s Wall Street Journal on the shift to solar and wind by large mining operators in

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“There’s a growing appreciation that renewables projects provide off-grid power more reliably and cheaply than conventional approaches.”

  “There’s a growing appreciation that renewables projects provide off-grid power more reliably and cheaply than conventional approaches.”

In a Q&A interview published this week, Pattern Development’s CEO Mike Garland offers the lessons learned from partnering with Antofagasta

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