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    World’s First 24/7 Solar-Hydrogen-Lithium Energy Storage Microgrid Comes Online

World’s First 24/7 Solar-Hydrogen-Lithium Energy Storage Microgrid Comes Online

The world’s first 24/7 emissions-free “plug-and-play” commercial microgrid is now operational, according to a news release from Enel Green Power Chile. The system integrates 125kWp (kilowatt-peak) of solar power generation

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    210 new jobs as Sun Metals solar powers North Queensland Clean Energy Boom

210 new jobs as Sun Metals solar powers North Queensland Clean Energy Boom

Construction has begun on Queensland’s largest industrial solar project, which will see 1.3 million solar panels installed at the Sun Metals zinc refinery in North Queensland. When completed, the new

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    Iamgold signs 15MW PPA to serve Essakane gold mine in Burkina Faso

Iamgold signs 15MW PPA to serve Essakane gold mine in Burkina Faso

2017 may be the year microgrids gain a solid foothold. Rising diesel prices paired with a handful of test projects in remote locations and island communities have demonstrated their power

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How Broken Hill went from mining to solar farms and art

  How Broken Hill went from mining to solar farms and art

Broken Hill is iconic of Australian mining, and so important to the country’s mining history that it was added to

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Coal company plans huge solar farm on strip mine

  Coal company plans huge solar farm on strip mine

An eastern Kentucky coal company is spearheading what may be the largest solar farm project in Appalachia. The array will

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Former gold mine to become renewable energy hub

  Former gold mine to become renewable energy hub

Sydney-based Genex Power will transform the abandoned Kidston Gold Mine in Northern Queensland into a clean energy powerhouse combining solar

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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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Powering Iamgold’s Essakane mine in Burkina Faso with solar

  Powering Iamgold’s Essakane mine in Burkina Faso with solar

A massive new hybrid fuel project is coming to West Africa. Toronto-based gold producer Iamgold has plans to integrate a

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Australian zinc refinery to build 100MW solar plant

  Australian zinc refinery to build 100MW solar plant

Large-scale commercial solar is beginning to make headway in Australia. Zinc metals producer Sun Metals has announced it will build

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