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    10 Ways Rio Tinto is Paving the Way to Sustainable Mining

10 Ways Rio Tinto is Paving the Way to Sustainable Mining

  Credit: Shooter’s Bottom wind turbine at dusk (Sharon Loxton) / CC BY-SA 2.0 Major players in global mining are beginning to acknowledge that environmental sustainability is key to business sustainability, and lead

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    Australian zinc refinery to build 100MW solar plant

Australian zinc refinery to build 100MW solar plant

Large-scale commercial solar is beginning to make headway in Australia. Zinc metals producer Sun Metals has announced it will build a 100MW solar PV plant to support its refinery located

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    Mines Explore Modular and Movable Solar Systems

Mines Explore Modular and Movable Solar Systems

Renewable energy sources have been slow to penetrate the mining sector, largely because they’re capital-intensive and stationary. But that may be beginning to change.   Flexibility is important in the industry.

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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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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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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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First Solar PV and Battery Plant to Be Built in Australia, BHP Partners Up

  First Solar PV and Battery Plant to Be Built in Australia, BHP Partners Up

Australia is getting its first grid-connected solar and storage plant, which will be built in the northern Queensland town of

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Australia mining and processing ideal for renewables

  Australia mining and processing ideal for renewables

An interesting article posted today in The Conversation discusses how the use of renewables, solar PV and CSP in particular, are

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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

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