Miners turn to hybrid power

The new year has started with multiple announcements of solar hybrid plant projects at mine sites, including the confirmation that power supply company Aggreko will go ahead with the installation of a solar and battery set-up at Gold Fields’ Granny Smith gold mine in Western Australia. MM caught up with George Whyte, Aggreko’s global sector lead for mining

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"Decarbonisation is one of the major trends reshaping the mining industry, and we’ve seen an increasing number of mine operators adopt green technology," George Whyte says