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    Carbon Tax Makes Renewables More Attractive – Newmont Mining

Carbon Tax Makes Renewables More Attractive – Newmont Mining

Carbon price regulations are boosting the case for renewables at mine sites by making them more financially viable, says one of Newmont Mining Corporation’s chief metallurgists, Frank Roberto. “Right now,

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    Ghana’s Energy Commission Pushing Mines to Purchase Renewable Energy for Operations

Ghana’s Energy Commission Pushing Mines to Purchase Renewable Energy for Operations

The Energy Commission in Ghana said it wants to implement an initiative that would urge mining companies to produce a percentage of their own power for operations as well as

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    Ghana Chamber of Mines: Mining companies ready to switch to renewables

Ghana Chamber of Mines: Mining companies ready to switch to renewables

With the mining sector mandated to source 10% of it’s energy needs from renewables by 2020, the Chamber of Mines in Ghana has explained its members are gearing up to

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Momentum for solar-diesel hybrid microgrids in the Zambian mining industry

  Momentum for solar-diesel hybrid microgrids in the Zambian mining industry

Load shedding, increased electricity rates for mining companies and a solar tender at 6.02US¢/kWh redefine the rules of power generation

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It’s Time for a Paradigm Shift in Energy Planning for Mines – The Business Case for Renewables is Clear

  It’s Time for a Paradigm Shift in Energy Planning for Mines – The Business Case for Renewables is Clear

Sunshine for Mines, a Rocky Mountain Institute and Carbon War Room initiative, aims to accelerate renewables adoption for mine sites.

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Gold Fields set to release a Request for Proposal for a 40 MW PV System

  Gold Fields set to release a Request for Proposal for a 40 MW PV System

Johannesburg-based Gold Fields is presently out on an Expression of Interest (EoI) and intends to release a Request for Proposals

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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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AngloGold Ashanti Global Head of Energy – “We are open to renewables being part of the solution”.

  AngloGold Ashanti Global Head of Energy – “We are open to renewables being part of the solution”.

AngloGold Ashanti’s Global Head of Energy says Financing is the Key to Renewables for Mines. Bill Allemon, Global Vice President

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