Capstone Chile project passes environment test

Capstone Chile project passes environment test

Assessment checked mine, processing and port facilities

Natural resources

16 JUL 2015
Centennial Coal confirms NSW incident

Centennial Coal confirms NSW incident

Material from holding cell overflows; authorities have been notified

Natural resources

13 JUL 2015
Mount Polley to restart - with caveats

Mount Polley to restart - with caveats

Provincial government gives go ahead for partial restart

Natural resources

10 JUL 2015
Goldcorp takes electric vehicles underground

Goldcorp takes electric vehicles underground

Gold producer to test impact of two EVs

Natural resources

07 JUL 2015
Metates to use desalination

Metates to use desalination

Chesapeake Gold believes desalination is more cost-effective, reliable

Natural resources

29 JUN 2015
WA hails emissions reductions at gold mine

WA hails emissions reductions at gold mine

KCGM receives recognition for work on mercury, sulphur dioxide

Natural resources

29 JUN 2015
A new way to power mining projects

A new way to power mining projects

Jax Jacobsen looks at whether an upsurge in the use of renewable energy in mining projects is likely

Natural resources

26 JUN 2015
Major restoration programme at Grinkle

Major restoration programme at Grinkle

The collapse of old mine workings has led to a major restoration programme being launched by ICL UK

Natural resources

26 JUN 2015
West Angelas expansion passes environmental check

West Angelas expansion passes environmental check

Rio Tinto is planning to expand the Pilbara iron ore mine

Natural resources

23 JUN 2015
Fund to tackle Soviet Union's uranium legacy

Fund to tackle Soviet Union's uranium legacy

EBRD and European Commission to assist with rehabilitation

Natural resources

22 JUN 2015
Bacteria could clean uranium-impacted groundwater

Bacteria could clean uranium-impacted groundwater

Rutgers scientists discover new strain of uranium-breathing bacteria

Natural resources

17 JUN 2015
TSI launches new environment monitor

TSI launches new environment monitor

System is housed in compact, weather-proof enclosure

Natural resources

12 JUN 2015
Chile closer to mandating desalination

Chile closer to mandating desalination

Large mining companies would be required to source water from Pacific Ocean

Natural resources

08 JUN 2015
The appetite for renewables

The appetite for renewables

Elizabeth Judd examines whether lower oil prices will dampen the mining industry's enthusiasm for renewable

Natural resources

05 JUN 2015
Hecla, EPA agree settlement of water pollution

Hecla, EPA agree settlement of water pollution

Mining company agrees to pay penalty for five years of river pollution

Natural resources

05 JUN 2015
Canada recognises green mining initiative

Canada recognises green mining initiative

Mining companies can obtain funding by increasing energy efficiency

Natural resources

05 JUN 2015