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    No power guarantee but predictable curve – PV for mining in Chile

No power guarantee but predictable curve – PV for mining in Chile

An interesting presentation from Solar Pack’s Pablo Burgos, demonstrating why PV and mining in Chile is a good fit. With operational experiences and details of requirements from both the mining

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    Solar power cheaper than fossil fuels – confirmed

Solar power cheaper than fossil fuels – confirmed

Are you still under the misapprehension that solar power is more expensive than traditional sources of energy? Think again. Two really interesting articles this week underlines the reality. Global solar

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    Energy and Mines site launched

Energy and Mines site launched

Alternative energy sources needed to meet mining’s energy crisis. In many mining intensive regions of the world, such as Southern Africa and Chile, energy demands by mining operations cannot be

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“If we don’t produce the energy – don’t pay us”. Codelco solar case study

  “If we don’t produce the energy – don’t pay us”. Codelco solar case study

This case study examines how a new business model and a new application of technology was created by a Chilean-Danish consortium

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