Chile's seawater, energy demand to grow significantly

Chile's seawater, energy demand to grow significantly

Mining's seawater desalination use to grow 156% through 2030

Sustainability

27 JANUARY 2020
The water conundrum

The water conundrum

Mayer Brown's Ian R. Coles on desalination solutions in Chile

Industry comment

12 DECEMBER 2019
BHP's renewables move comes with high price tag

BHP's renewables move comes with high price tag

Miner flags half-year charge of US$780 million

Power / Remote power

21 OCTOBER 2019
High water bill awaits miners

High water bill awaits miners

Miners will have to spend billions more on water desalination and treatment, Moody's has warned

Sustainability

01 OCTOBER 2019
Teck taps IDE for Quebrada Blanca desalination plant

Teck taps IDE for Quebrada Blanca desalination plant

Teck has commissioned IDE Technologies to design and supply a modular SWRO desalination plant

Natural resources

14 FEBRUARY 2019
Bechtel to expand Teck's Quebrada Blanca mine

Bechtel to expand Teck's Quebrada Blanca mine

Bechtel has received approval from Teck to proceed with the expansion of the Quebrada Blanca mine

Plant

21 JANUARY 2019
Designing mines for a sustainable water future

Designing mines for a sustainable water future

Dennis Gibson of Black & Veatch Mining reviews how mining operations approach water management

Natural resources

09 JANUARY 2019
Energy Recovery technology headed to Chile

Energy Recovery technology headed to Chile

US company awarded funding to supply its desalination to country's industry

Sustainability

10 DECEMBER 2018
Los Pelambres expansion coming next year

Los Pelambres expansion coming next year

Antofagasta is waiting on board to green-light billion-dollar copper mine growth plan

Development

06 SEPTEMBER 2018
Mitsui agreement for BHP Spence mine

Mitsui agreement for BHP Spence mine

Mitsui's agreement concerns desalination and conveyance services to be provided to Minera Spence

Natural resources

17 OCTOBER 2017
Chile makes seawater use compulsory

Chile makes seawater use compulsory

Chile's could pass a bill that will make the use of seawater for large-scale mining projects obligatory...

Natural resources

11 OCTOBER 2017
BHP breathes extra life into Spence

BHP breathes extra life into Spence

BHP has approved US$2.46 billion of capital expenditure for the Spence Growth Option

Base metals

18 AUGUST 2017