Energy and Mines

Tag "copper"

    Canadian mines could power the clean energy transition – new report

Canadian mines could power the clean energy transition – new report

Think clean energy jobs are just in manufacturing, installation, and maintenance? Think again. Specifically, think of the extraction industries. Canada’s mining sector produces a host of metals and resources that

Read Full Article
    If Glencore wants cheap energy for Mt. Isa, it should go solar

If Glencore wants cheap energy for Mt. Isa, it should go solar

Mining magnate Glencore is rattling sabers about shuttering its copper mines at Mt. Isa in Queensland, largely due to the soaring cost of energy. If it follows through on its

Read Full Article
    Renewable power likely at OZ Minerals’ Carrapateena copper mine

Renewable power likely at OZ Minerals’ Carrapateena copper mine

South Australia copper giant OZ Minerals will likely have on-site renewable energy generation at its new copper mine at Carrapateena. Documents the company recently submitted to the federal environment department

Read Full Article

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

Read Full Article

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

Read Full Article

Chile’s Copper Industry Wants to Renegotiate Contracts to Include Renewables – Report

  Chile’s Copper Industry Wants to Renegotiate Contracts to Include Renewables – Report

Chilean mining companies are looking to renegotiate energy contracts to include cheaper renewable power, Reuters reports. Chile’s shift towards alternative energy

Read Full Article

UPCOMING EVENTS FROM ENEGY AND MINES AND CANADIAN CLEAN ENERGY CONFERENCES

Energy and Mines Australia

TWITTER / @ENERGYANDMINES