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    10 Ways Rio Tinto is Paving the Way to Sustainable Mining

10 Ways Rio Tinto is Paving the Way to Sustainable Mining

  Credit: Shooter’s Bottom wind turbine at dusk (Sharon Loxton) / CC BY-SA 2.0 Major players in global mining are beginning to acknowledge that environmental sustainability is key to business sustainability, and lead

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    Thirteen Mines Recognized for their Leadership in Renewables at Energy and Mines Renewables in Mining Awards in Toronto

Thirteen Mines Recognized for their Leadership in Renewables at Energy and Mines Renewables in Mining Awards in Toronto

Toronto, ON —- November 22, 2016. Mining companies were awarded and celebrated last night for their investments in renewable energy at a glittering awards gala and dinner in Toronto. Mining

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    Renewables & Electric Cars to Boost Copper Demand

Renewables & Electric Cars to Boost Copper Demand

The growing popularity of renewables and electrical vehicles will increase the demand for copper in the near future, according to the Australian Warren Center think tank. BHP Billiton also expressed

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Rio Tinto Director Praises Renewables, Urges More Progress

  Rio Tinto Director Praises Renewables, Urges More Progress

As the world’s energy demands surge, more investment is needed into various power sources, including renewables, Rio Tinto non-executive director

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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

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‘Real Spark’ for Copper Demand Is Renewable Energy, BHP Says

  ‘Real Spark’ for Copper Demand Is Renewable Energy, BHP Says

Via: Bloomberg Renewable energy and China’s economic shift toward consumer-led growth will be major catalysts for a new wave of copper

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Unprecedented Investor Call For Climate Risk Transparency From Mining Giants

  Unprecedented Investor Call For Climate Risk Transparency From Mining Giants

Investors responsible for more than $8 trillion have called on mining giants Anglo American, Glencore and Rio Tinto to be

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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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Diavik Mine Wind Diesel Hybrid Project Update

  Diavik Mine Wind Diesel Hybrid Project Update

Three years’ ago Rio Tinto’s Diavik mine installed four 2.3 MW wind turbines to help power its remote operation in

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