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    B.C. Energy Minister to provide keynote at renewables for mines summit.

B.C. Energy Minister to provide keynote at renewables for mines summit.

October 1, 2015, Toronto, ON – The Honourable Bill Bennett, BC Minister of Energy and Mines, is confirmed to provide a keynote presentation at the 3rd annual Energy and Mines

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    Free webinar: How can renewables help meet the energy challenges of remote mining operations in today’s challenged business environment?

Free webinar: How can renewables help meet the energy challenges of remote mining operations in today’s challenged business environment?

Join leading mining and renewables experts for a webinar next Thursday October 8th at 11.00 AM EST – click here to sign up. This hour-long webinar will offer current insight

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Australia’s first commercial PV-diesel hybrid plant begins operation at Rio Tinto mine

Australia’s first commercial solar plant used to displace diesel has commenced operation at mining giant Rio Tinto’s Weipa bauxite mine in Queensland. US-based PV manufacturer and developer First Solar’s 1.7MW

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Mining leaders prepare for Toronto Summit to understand energy savings potential of renewables

  Mining leaders prepare for Toronto Summit to understand energy savings potential of renewables

The global mining sector is facing a tough business environment with low commodity pricing, rising energy costs and constraints, increasingly

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Which mines are attending Energy and Mines Toronto Summit, October 22-23?

  Which mines are attending Energy and Mines Toronto Summit, October 22-23?

With commodity prices low, now is the best time for mines to invest in and explore operational efficiencies to remain

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Caterpillar Reinforces Role as Traditional and Renewable Energy Partner for Mining Sector

  Caterpillar Reinforces Role as Traditional and Renewable Energy Partner for Mining Sector

Toronto, ON. September 9, 2015- Energy and Mines is pleased to announce that Caterpillar is the Principal Sponsor of the

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Canadian Mines Weigh Renewables Options

  Canadian Mines Weigh Renewables Options

“Mining companies are looking for opportunities to use economic forms of alternative energy in order to reduce their reliance on

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Diavik Wind-Hybrid – Performance Update

  Diavik Wind-Hybrid – Performance Update

Rio Tinto’s Diavik Diamond mine made history three years ago when it implemented the first wind-diesel hybrid for a remote

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A Renewable-Powered Mine and Township in Australia

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) last year announced funding for a ground-breaking two-phase project in far north Queensland that

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