Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects

A US federal permitting council has added non-energy mining under its Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act to expedite permitting and environmental review

Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects Permitting 'streamlined' for more US mining projects

Environmental groups believe projects similar to Pebble in Alaska shouldn’t qualify under FAST

On January 15, the Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council (FPISC) voted to add a new mining sector, including non-energy, saleable and critical minerals, to be covered by FAST-41.