Energy storage helps Agnew gold mine switch to renewables

Energy storage helps Agnew gold mine switch to renewables

Agnew was the first mine in Australia to integrate large-scale wind energy.

Sustainability

15 JANUARY 2021
RWE building wind farm on reclaimed mining land

RWE building wind farm on reclaimed mining land

Wind farm will be a joint venture of RWE renewables and City of Bedburg.

Sustainability

08 JANUARY 2021
Bushveld unit orders hybrid microgrid

Bushveld unit orders hybrid microgrid

Photovoltaic solar plant and energy storage to cut emission of more than 114,0000t CO2 over 20 years...

Sustainability

13 NOVEMBER 2020
Sector Coupling: How to accelerate mining's decarbonisation

Sector Coupling: How to accelerate mining's decarbonisation

Sector coupling refers to the electrification of areas of the economy not yet connected to the grid

Innovation

30 SEPTEMBER 2020
Microgrids create a power shift for miners

Microgrids create a power shift for miners

Miners have found they can keep the power flowing when they disconnect from a failing grid.

Power / Remote power

29 SEPTEMBER 2020
Teck's Chile mine switches to renewables

Teck's Chile mine switches to renewables

Chile is an important part of Teck's plans to become a carbon-neutral operator by 2050.

Power / Remote power

18 SEPTEMBER 2020
BHP in renewables deal for Queensland Coal

BHP in renewables deal for Queensland Coal

Five-year deal will see power provided mainly from a combination of solar, wind, hydro and gas.

Sustainability

02 SEPTEMBER 2020
Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal

Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal

The engines harness energy from flare and industrial residual gas combustion.

Logistics

06 AUGUST 2020
Weir to cut carbon emissions at Australian unit

Weir to cut carbon emissions at Australian unit

Engineering group expects 100,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions cut over the five-year agreement.

Sustainability

06 AUGUST 2020
Aurubis signs solar deal for Bulgaria smelter

Aurubis signs solar deal for Bulgaria smelter

Aurubis Bulgaria aims to produce 20% of the electricity needed for its smelter by 2030.

Sustainability

30 JULY 2020
EDL brings Agnew energy project online

EDL brings Agnew energy project online

Gold Fields' operation in Western Australia now has microgrid installed.

Sustainability

19 MAY 2020
Renewables planned to power REE mine

Renewables planned to power REE mine

Soluna, Northern Minerals sign LoI in Western Australia.