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    Miners increasing green power

Miners increasing green power

Renewable energy is undoubtedly picking up steam—even among fossil fuel extraction companies themselves. The world’s biggest shipper of seaborne coal, Glencore, boosted its share of renewables one point to 19

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    BHP plans on hold without greater energy security

BHP plans on hold without greater energy security

Concerns about reliable energy are top of mind in South Australia’s mining sector, following a statewide blackout in September and more power failures during this February’s heatwave. South Australia has

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    BHP knocks renewables after $100m loss

BHP knocks renewables after $100m loss

BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie is slamming renewable energy after a three-week outage at the firm’s Olympic Dam copper and uranium mine in South Australia that cost the company

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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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BHP Places Bets on Renewables, Reviews Portfolio

  BHP Places Bets on Renewables, Reviews Portfolio

Top miner BHP Billiton estimates that wind and solar energy will reach cost-parity with traditional fossil fuels in about a

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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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‘Real Spark’ for Copper Demand Is Renewable Energy, BHP Says

  ‘Real Spark’ for Copper Demand Is Renewable Energy, BHP Says

Via: Bloomberg Renewable energy and China’s economic shift toward consumer-led growth will be major catalysts for a new wave of copper

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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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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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