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    Creating renewable PPAs for mines – download interview

Creating renewable PPAs for mines – download interview

This Q&A interview provides excellent insight in to how wind and solar developers can create project opportunities with the mining sector in Africa.  Great quotes include: “I expect you will

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    Watch the video- PV powering mines, the world’s 1st 1MW PV-Diesel hybrid

Watch the video- PV powering mines, the world’s 1st 1MW PV-Diesel hybrid

Insight on the world’s first 1MW ground-mounted diesel/photo-voltaic hybrid electric power plant for Cronimet’s South African chromium ore operations. In June 2014 Rollie will present at the Renewables and Mining

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    Investing in Groundmount PV to Power Mining Facilities: an Anglo American Case Study

Investing in Groundmount PV to Power Mining Facilities: an Anglo American Case Study

One of the largest mining companies in the world has integrated solar PV in to its South Africa operations. This case study provides some insight in to the background and

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No power guarantee but predictable curve – PV for mining in Chile

  No power guarantee but predictable curve – PV for mining in Chile

An interesting presentation from Solar Pack’s Pablo Burgos, demonstrating why PV and mining in Chile is a good fit. With

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Solar power cheaper than fossil fuels – confirmed

  Solar power cheaper than fossil fuels – confirmed

Are you still under the misapprehension that solar power is more expensive than traditional sources of energy? Think again. Two

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Australia government funded report in to viability of renewables for remote mining operations

  Australia government funded report in to viability of renewables for remote mining operations

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency is funding a feasibility study in to portable PV-diesel hybrid systems. The issue for many

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