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Why renewable energy makes economic sense for mining

Why renewable energy makes economic sense for mining Most mining and energy professionals would incorporate renewable energy into a mining operation to reduce operating costs. This is according to a survey taken during a recent webinar: How to reduce reliance…

ROGER BAXTER: After the 2017 changes SA has been stabilised, but now we need growth Let’s stop being ideological on economic policy and focus on being pragmatic

ROGER BAXTER: After the 2017 changes SA has been stabilised, but now we need growth Let’s stop being ideological on economic policy and focus on being pragmatic SA is in its most serious economic crisis since the mid-1980s. The initial…

Africa Mining Convention 2021 Goes Live In July

Africa Mining Convention 2021 Goes Live In July By Pumps Africa The Africa Mining Convention (AFMIC 2021), Africa’s much-awaited virtual mining conference and exhibition will go live from 13th-15th July 2021 and make its mark in the African mining industry…

Copper boom

Copper boom From Our Correspondence The copper price is booming again as a new cycle continues to gather pace following the COVID-19 demand set-back. This is apparent in year-on-year comparisons of copper assets when global trends and reflections in the…

Botswana seems better for miners: Minerals Council South Africa

Botswana seems better for miners: Minerals Council South Africa South Africa’s mining sector compares poorly to Botswana and reforms are needed to make it more globally competitive and end year-long delays, according to the country’s peak industry body. Botswana seems…

SIBANYE-STILLWATER SECURES ENTRY INTO THE BATTERY METALS SECTOR

SIBANYE-STILLWATER SECURES ENTRY INTO THE BATTERY METALS SECTOR THROUGH A PARTNERSHIP WITH AND INVESTMENT INTO KELIBER, A LEADING EUROPEAN LITHIUM PROJECT Sibanye-Stillwater secures entry into the battery metals sector through a partnership with and investment into Keliber, a leading European…

Prodeco to relinquish mining contracts

Prodeco to relinquish mining contracts Glencore can confirm that its Colombian subsidiary, Prodeco will commence the process of handing its mining contracts back to the Republic of Colombia through the National Mining Agency (ANM). The mines will remain on care…

PRESS Release

PRESS Release ChromeSA Correcting chrome ore export tax inaccuracies ChromeSA has noted a number of egregious misconceptions, omissions and inaccuracies contained in media reports regarding a proposed chrome ore export tax and its impacts on the industry. ChromeSA would like…

A Year of Delivery and Development as Barrick Meets Targets, Advances Growth Projects

A Year of Delivery and Development as Barrick Meets Targets, Advances Growth Projects Reviewed by Grivin Ngongula TORONTO — Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) reported that it had met its production targets for 2020, thanks to a consistent operating performance across…

Zimbabwe ethanol production plant to generate excess electricity

Zimbabwe ethanol production plant to generate excess electricity   Zimbabwe Green Fields ethanol Green Fuel’s ethanol facility in Chisumbanje, Zimbabwe is expanding its mill operations with a new high-pressure boiler to increase energy recovery. Electrical and instrumentation engineering and project…