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    Rio Tinto to build 6.7MW PV plant to power mine

Rio Tinto to build 6.7MW PV plant to power mine

Announced today, First Solar to build a A$23.4 PV plant to power the Rio Tinto bauxite mine operations, facilities and the local township. A really excellent and exciting example. Bloomeberg

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    Rio Tinto Diavik mine – wind powering diamond mine in the arctic

Rio Tinto Diavik mine – wind powering diamond mine in the arctic

This is one of the first examples of the use of remote renewables in a Canadian mine-site. Faced with the increased price uncertainty and logistical issues of transporting diesel to

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    Strategic drivers and barriers for integrating renewables

Strategic drivers and barriers for integrating renewables

In this 50-minute discussion, energy and project leaders from Kinross, Barrick Gold, Sandspring Resources and Rio Tinto discuss how they are weighing the benefits and risks of integrating renewable technologies

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