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    Mining industry starts to dig renewables

Mining industry starts to dig renewables

Via LC News Record-low solar, wind and energy storage costs have caught the attention of mining companies looking for clean power. Until about eight months ago, rolling blackouts were a

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    Gold Fields eyes solar option

Gold Fields eyes solar option

GOLD Fields will start a six-month study into solar power to reduce its reliance on Eskom’s increasingly expensive and uncertain power supply. Gold Fields has just the South Deep mine

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    Miners can exploit opportunities in alternative energy

Miners can exploit opportunities in alternative energy

Prinesha Naidoo (Via: Moneyweb) JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s mining directors did not act fast enough in response to the country’s energy challenges. That’s according to Thomas Garner, CEO of Cennergi, an

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Powering African Mines: What Role Will Renewables Play in Addressing Mining’s Current Power Crisis?

  Powering African Mines: What Role Will Renewables Play in Addressing Mining’s Current Power Crisis?

In an article published this week featuring interviews with Anglo American Platinum, Cronimet, Acacia, Shanta Mining, BR Energy, International Finance Corp., MCD International, and Primus

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2nd African Mining and Renewables Summit Launched

  2nd African Mining and Renewables Summit Launched

Mining operators across Africa are facing severe energy shortages and price hikes and are now actively exploring new solutions, including

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Renewable Energy Expanding in South Africa

South Africa plans to triple electricity production from renewable-energy sources to help alleviate power shortages that caused rolling blackouts throughout

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  • How the Mining Industry Can Win with Renewables via @energyandmines,
  • TED talks at the Energy and Mines Australia Summit - Envisioning the mine of the future and its ideal energy mix ,
  • Top mining firms risking $16 billion in climate costs, CDP says via @energyandmines,