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    Mining Firms Hurt by ‘Ridiculously High’ Energy Prices in Australia Mull Renewables

Mining Firms Hurt by ‘Ridiculously High’ Energy Prices in Australia Mull Renewables

(pictured: Dr. Arnoldus Mateo van den Hurk Mir, general manager of the Renewable Energy and Mining International Observatory) Glencore’s response to soaring energy costs in Australia has sparked calls for more

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    Miners increasing green power

Miners increasing green power

Renewable energy is undoubtedly picking up steam—even among fossil fuel extraction companies themselves. The world’s biggest shipper of seaborne coal, Glencore, boosted its share of renewables one point to 19

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    Why the Global Mining Industry is Embracing Renewables

Why the Global Mining Industry is Embracing Renewables

Recent decisions to power mines in such disparate environments as India, Africa, and Chile with renewable energy indicate that increased adoption may be in the industry’s near future. Canadian firm

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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

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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

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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

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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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