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WA’s first grid-connected wind/solar farm with battery storage to power garnet producer

Leading garnet producer GMA Garnet has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Advanced Energy Resources (AER), the partners announced at the Energy and Mines Australia Summit in Perth

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    BHP plans on hold without greater energy security

BHP plans on hold without greater energy security

Concerns about reliable energy are top of mind in South Australia’s mining sector, following a statewide blackout in September and more power failures during this February’s heatwave. South Australia has

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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 that environmental sustainability is key to business sustainability, and lead

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Gamesa Successfully Tests New Off-Grid Hybrid System

  Gamesa Successfully Tests New Off-Grid Hybrid System

Global wind energy developer, Gamesa, is testing its new off-grid system that combines traditional gensets with wind, solar and storage.

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Siemens, Gamesa to form world’s largest wind farm business

  Siemens, Gamesa to form world’s largest wind farm business

Via: Reuters Siemens and Spain’s Gamesa agreed on Friday to create the world’s biggest builder of windfarms, with the German

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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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Beyond Diesel-Savings: Realizing the Multiple Benefits of Hybrids for Mines

  Andreas Boes has been focused on microgrids for mining clients for a number of years and, as Sales Head

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Realizing Energy Savings, Sustainable Power and Enabling Community Engagement with Renewables for Mines

  Realizing Energy Savings, Sustainable Power and Enabling Community Engagement with Renewables for Mines

Enel Green Power has developed a number of wind, solar and geothermal projects in Chile as well as a hybrid

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  • Top mining firms risking $16 billion in climate costs, CDP says via @energyandmines,