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    Renewable energy opportunities rise as costs slide and solutions grow

Renewable energy opportunities rise as costs slide and solutions grow

By Simon Rees, for Creamer Media’s Mining Weekly TORONTO (miningweekly.com) – Despite the tie-up between the renewables market and the mining sector being dynamic and exciting, the high levels of

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    Mines Minister contemplates rescue package for struggling sector

Mines Minister contemplates rescue package for struggling sector

Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett rang in 2016 with thoughts of a potential rescue package for B.C.’s beleaguered mining industry on his mind to ward off potential mine shutdowns.

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    More Announcements on Renewables for Off-Grid Mines Expected but Finance Solutions Critical

More Announcements on Renewables for Off-Grid Mines Expected but Finance Solutions Critical

  “At the moment the public only sees the tip of the iceberg of off-grid projects for the mining projects. This segment has developed very quietly and quickly lately,” comments

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First Quantum Minerals: Metals Pricing is Increasing Mine’s focus on Energy Cost Reduction

  First Quantum Minerals: Metals Pricing is Increasing Mine’s focus on Energy Cost Reduction

“The decrease in metal prices is accelerating the implementation of specific measures to reduce energy consumption and improve purchasing price

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Energy innovation can deliver 50% energy cost reductions – McKinsey Report

  Energy innovation can deliver 50% energy cost reductions – McKinsey Report

In a report published earlier this year titled “Greening the future: New technologies that could transform how industry uses energy”

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Avoiding Escalating Power Costs and Supply Disruptions is Critical for Mining, says Anglo American Energy Leader

  Avoiding Escalating Power Costs and Supply Disruptions is Critical for Mining, says Anglo American Energy Leader

“Almost all of our operations are on grid, however in some geographies the risk with unreliable supply and escalating costs

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New momentum for off-grid renewables: EUR 200–400 million for solar- and wind-diesel hybrid and storage projects with a focus on mines

  New momentum for off-grid renewables: EUR 200–400 million for solar- and wind-diesel hybrid and storage projects with a focus on mines

THEnergy signs a contract with an international renewable energy finance company to support in the development of a pipeline for

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Despite barriers to adoption, cost pressure driving renewed mining interest in renewable energy

  Despite barriers to adoption, cost pressure driving renewed mining interest in renewable energy

Mine operators are in the current subdued economic reality increasingly looking at renewable electricity sources as a way to reduce

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If You Build it, More Mines will Come

  If You Build it, More Mines will Come

Rob Lydan, Global Director Solar & Wind, Hatch has been heading the global Engineering and EPCM’s renewables for mines business

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