Battery electric: the death of diesel underground?

Carly Leonida looks at the tantalising prospects of electric load and haul fleets

Battery electric: the death of diesel underground? Battery electric: the death of diesel underground? Battery electric: the death of diesel underground? Battery electric: the death of diesel underground? Battery electric: the death of diesel underground?

A battery electric vehicle from AVS at Kirkland Lake Gold's Macassa mine level 3900

Space mining aside, one of the most interesting and busiest conference streams that I attended at the CIM Convention in Montreal, Canada, in early May was titled ‘The all-electric mine: maintenance,