Mining Weekly | Environmental http://www.miningweekly.com/page/environmental Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:00:54 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Instil portable skills to assist economic development post closure – consultancy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/instil-portable-skills-to-assist-economic-development-post-closure-consultancy-2018-11-16 Nadine James Environmental Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503586 1542361752 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764091_resized_janineespin1022.jpg JANINE EPSIN ompanies should approach closure with economic sustainability in mind 511 287 Peregrine, NexGen and Cardinal among leaders honoured in PDAC awards http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peregrine-nexgen-and-cardinal-among-leaders-honoured-in-pdac-awards-2018-11-14 Creamer Media Reporter INDUSTRY AWARDS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:29:00 +0200 504702 1542188323 1542187740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Qld Parliament passes rehabilitation laws http://www.miningweekly.com/article/qld-parliament-passes-rehabilitation-laws-2018-11-14 Esmarie Iannucci LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:10:00 +0200 504698 1542186770 1542186600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 In Ecuador, landmark court cases challenge mining projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/in-ecuador-landmark-court-cases-challenge-mining-projects-2018-11-05 Reuters MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 05 Nov 2018 21:32:00 +0200 503793 1541446645 1541446320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764494_resized_ecuadorlandrightsmininggenericpicture112018reuters.jpg 511 287 Anglo American recommits to sustainable development goals, sets milestones for 2020, 2030 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-american-recommits-to-sustainable-development-goals-sets-milestones-for-2020-2030-2018-11-05 Simone Liedtke SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Mon, 05 Nov 2018 16:38:00 +0200 503785 1541687255 1541428680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764479_resized_andilesandquangloamerican11181022dylan.jpg Anglo American South Africa executive head Andile Sangqu 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76647_2018-11-05_angloamerica_-_hd_web.mp457840452Anglo American South Africa executive head Andile Sangqu speaks to Mining Weekly Online about the miner's Sustainable Development Goals, and what it hopes to achieve with these. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Anglo American South Africa executive head Andile Sangqu speaks to Mining Weekly Online about the miner's Sustainable Development Goals, and what it hopes to achieve with these. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd MC Mining, industry reinvention and EVs in mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mc-mining-industry-reinvention-and-evs-in-mining-2018-10-31 Creamer Media Reporter Environmental Wed, 31 Oct 2018 12:31:00 +0200 503317 1540984996 1540981860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763557_resized_martin2st10181022dylan.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76586_2018-10-31_secondtake_mw_-_hd_web.mp475491486MC Mining, industry reinvention and EVs in mining MC Mining, industry reinvention and EVs in mining Growth stock tag possible from Far West surface project –­ DRDGold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/growth-stock-tag-possible-from-far-west-surface-project-drdgold-2018-10-31 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 31 Oct 2018 11:27:00 +0200 503343 1540997394 1540978020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763540_resized_driefonteingoldplant21022.jpg DRDGold will upgrade this Driefontein 2 plant as part of Phase 1. 511 287 NT govt looks at amending enviro legislation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nt-govt-looks-at-amending-enviro-legislation-2018-10-31 Esmarie Iannucci LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 31 Oct 2018 09:38:00 +0200 503312 1540972607 1540971480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South32 foresees short-term volatility, but long-term growth, sustainability http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32-foresees-short-term-volatility-but-long-term-growth-sustainability-2018-10-25 Schalk Burger DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 25 Oct 2018 12:26:00 +0200 502808 1540543108 1540463160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ore Corp increases shareholding http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ore-corp-increases-shareholding-2018-10-12 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499976 1539006457 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756985_resized_goldonemoddereast160510duane1022jpg.jpeg GOLD FUTURE Ore Corp is looking to increase its gold portfolio with an increasing shareholding in the Nyanzaga Mining Company Limited 511 287 Eskom optimistic plan to boost coal stocks will prevent power outages http://www.miningweekly.com/article/recovering-coal-2018-10-03 Paige Müller ENERGY MINERALS Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500409 1539087945 1539295200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759186_resized_coal.jpg 511 287 Mines urged to do ‘all they can’ to limit pollution from used oil http://www.miningweekly.com/article/used-oil-storage-disposal-requirements-to-mitigate-water-contamination-rose-foundation-2018-09-28 Nadine James MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499989 1538465665 1538690400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Acquisition, manganese and agriculture in mining make headlines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/acquisition-manganese-and-agriculture-in-mining-make-headlines-2018-10-02 Creamer Media Reporter Environmental Wed, 03 Oct 2018 08:48:00 +0200 500287 1538550865 1538549280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757861_resized_secondtakemw1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76220_2018-10-02_second_take_mw_-_hd_web.mp476624161Acquisition, manganese and agriculture in mining make headlines Acquisition, manganese and agriculture in mining make headlines Vale, BHP reach final deal with prosecutors over Brazil disaster http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-bhp-reach-final-deal-with-prosecutors-over-brazil-disaster-2018-10-03 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 03 Oct 2018 08:15:00 +0200 500402 1538547434 1538547300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Chinese delegation to study South Africa’s mineral codes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinese-delegation-to-study-south-africas-mineral-codes-2018-10-02 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:22:00 +0200 500377 1538488298 1538486520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757785_resized_mattmullinstecomastrategies0618dylan1022.jpg Samcodes Standards Committee chairperson Matt Mullins 511 287 Damage to West Coast beaches from mining can be kept to 'acceptable' levels, say consultants http://www.miningweekly.com/article/damage-to-west-coast-beaches-from-mining-can-be-kept-to-acceptable-levels-say-consultants-2018-09-26 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Wed, 26 Sep 2018 08:47:00 +0200 499721 1537945964 1537944420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Africa needs to invest in fuel cell technology http://www.miningweekly.com/article/africa-needs-to-invest-in-fuel-cell-technology-2018-08-31 Donald Makhafola Environmental Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497368 1537193992 1537480800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752131_resized_fcheakroonstadfuelcell08181022.jpg POWER SUPPLY South African government could legislate the use of fuel cell mini-grid systems to electrify rural communities 511 287 Versatile spin filters extend machinery, equipment life http://www.miningweekly.com/article/versatile-spin-filters-extend-machinery-equipment-life-rts-africa-md-2018-09-21 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498779 1537193996 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754421_resized_rtsafricasept2018ianfraser1022jpg.jpeg IAN FRASER Mining companies use spin filtration for effective dust extraction from compressors' air intake filters and for direct ventilation of variable speed drives 511 287 Focus turns to nonexplosives-based rock breaking as quest for safer, more-efficient mining ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/backbone-of-mining-modernisation-and-mechanisation-calls-for-abolishment-of-explosives-2018-09-21 Dylan Slater MINING TECHNOLOGY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498566 1537260245 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754876_resized_alternatives.jpg 511 287 R&D on clean coal technologies crucial in SA http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rd-on-clean-coal-technologies-crucial-in-sa-2018-09-21 Jessica Oosthuizen Environmental Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498111 1537514987 1537480800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752884_resized_rosemaryfalconchristogreyling09181022.jpg ROSEMARY FALCON Coal is a vital element in South Africa's economy 511 287 Minergy lauds Botswana regulatory authorities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/minergy-lauds-botswana-regulatory-authorities-2018-09-20 Martin Creamer COAL Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:36:00 +0200 499361 1537514908 1537454160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755652_resized_andrebojeportraitpic1022.jpg Minergy CEO Andre Bojé 511 287 BHP seeks approval for $50m US pact over fatal Brazil dam burst http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-seeks-approval-for-50m-us-pact-over-fatal-brazil-dam-burst-2018-09-20 Reuters ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:27:00 +0200 499358 1537453772 1537453620 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 CNN-flighted advert projecting huge growth for platinum-using fuel cells http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cnn-flighted-advert-projecting-huge-growth-for-platinum-using-fuel-cells-2018-09-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:36:00 +0200 499092 1537361906 1537281360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755005_resized_japanfuelcellimagebest1022.jpg CNN-flighted advertisement projecting fuel cell growth. 511 287 Rand Water loses appeal on provision of piped water to Blyvooruitzicht village http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rand-water-loses-appeal-on-provision-of-piped-water-to-blyvooruitzicht-village-2018-09-14 Schalk Burger WATER Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:07:00 +0200 498822 1536933044 1536930420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DRDGold projects boost Ergo efficiency, lower costs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drdgold-projects-boost-ergo-efficiency-lower-costs-2018-09-12 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 12 Sep 2018 16:31:00 +0200 498557 1536778573 1536762660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753773_resized_riaandaveldrdgold309181022dylan.jpg DRDGold CFO Riaan Davel 511 287 DMR approves amended EA for MC Mining’s Makhado project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dmr-approves-amended-ea-for-mc-minings-makhado-project-2018-09-11 Simone Liedtke COAL Tue, 11 Sep 2018 09:28:00 +0200 498330 1536651486 1536650880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Services group gains agencies, boosts offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-group-gains-two-agencies-2018-09-07 Halima Frost Environmental Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496544 1535985429 1536271200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749050_resized_mineraldickinsontruck09181022.jpg HANDLING THE LOAD Dickinson Group's state-of-the-art heavy duty vacuum truck is used for catalyst handling 511 287 Mining waste set to grow, but ‘reduce, reuse, recycle’ solutions abound http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-waste-set-to-grow-but-reduce-reuse-recycle-solutions-abound-2018-09-07 Tracy Hancock MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497319 1536071037 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751913_resized_waste.jpg 511 287 Platinum miner starts construction of SO2 abatement project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-miner-starts-construction-of-so2-abatement-project-2018-08-23 Halima Frost Environmental Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496534 1536313381 1536271200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749022_resized_hatchafricamdwelekaziceleangloamericanplatinumchiefexecutiveofficerchrisgriffithandlimpopoprovincepremierchupumathabatha09181022.jpg TURNING THE TIDE Hatch Africa MD Welekazi Cele, Anglo American Platinum CEO Chris Griffith and Limpopo Premier Chupu Mathabatha at the sod-turning ceremony 511 287 Adani-owned Abbot Point Bulkcoal faces A$2.7m fine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/adani-owned-abbot-point-bulkcoal-faces-a27m-fine-2018-09-06 Esmarie Iannucci COAL Thu, 06 Sep 2018 09:59:00 +0200 497878 1536222456 1536220740 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 DRDGold expecting rapid gold output from West Rand tailings project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drdgold-expecting-rapid-gold-output-from-west-rand-tailings-project-2018-09-05 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 05 Sep 2018 16:34:00 +0200 497848 1536842485 1536158040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752226_resized_neilpretoriusdrdgold209181022dylan.jpg DRDGold CEO Niél Pretorius speaking in video conference call from New York. 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75858_2018-09-05_drdgold_results_-_hd_web.mp479254101DRDGold CEO Niél Pretorius talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Creamer Media’s Dylan Slater DRDGold CEO Niél Pretorius talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Creamer Media’s Dylan Slater DRDGold shares leap on higher-grade fillip http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drdgold-shares-leap-on-higher-grade-fillip-2018-09-05 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 05 Sep 2018 09:54:00 +0200 497755 1536135814 1536134040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752028_resized_martincreamerriaandavelthisone.jpg DRDGold CFO Riaan Davel (right) interviewed in the Creamer Media studio by Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75851_2018-09-05_drdgold_-_hd_web.mp471164340DRDGold CFO Riaan Davel talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Creamer Media’s Dylan Slater. DRDGold CFO Riaan Davel talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Creamer Media’s Dylan Slater. Treasury must abandon carbon tax plan in light of IRP http://www.miningweekly.com/article/treasury-must-abandon-carbon-tax-plan-to-save-ferrochrome-industry-2018-09-04 Martin Creamer FERROCHROME Tue, 04 Sep 2018 16:46:00 +0200 497710 1536127121 1536072360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751940_resized_ferrochomesmeltingunderway.jpg 511 287 Continuous ion exchange technology projects achieve milestones http://www.miningweekly.com/article/continuous-ion-exchange-technology-projects-achieve-milestones-2018-08-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Environmental Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495582 1535439123 1535666400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746725_resized_multotecionexchangetechnologymiddleeastproject0820181022.jpg PIONEER PROJECT Multotec installed and is commissioning an effluent treatment plant for the treatment of wastewater at an antimony roaster in Oman, in the Middle East 511 287 New technologies to treat wastewater http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-technologies-to-treat-wastewater-2018-08-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Environmental Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495840 1535439125 1535666400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747618_resized_csiracidminedrainageblackreefincline21010meganwait1022.jpg INDUSTRY ISSUE Acid mine water is a by-product of the mining and mineral industry 511 287 Lack of regulatory guidance stymies Climate Change Bill preparations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lack-of-regulatory-guidance-stymies-climate-change-bill-preparations-2018-08-31 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496718 1535439129 1535666400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749510_resized_ashleighmaritzestieretiefsrkenvironmentalscientists08181022jpg.jpeg ASHLEIGH MARITZ & ESTIE RETIEF Large carbon emitters face immense technical and financial challenges in repurposing their operations to meet new carbon emission requirements – a process that is hindered by a lack of regulatory clarity 511 287 Mintek showcases developed water rehabilitation technologies http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mintek-showcases-developed-water-rehabilitation-technologies-2018-05-04 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Environmental Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485628 1535444921 1535666400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723830_resized_minteknicmembraneerinsteenhoff03181022jpg.jpeg WATER WISE Mintek recently showcased its water rehabilitation technologies 511 287 Platinum-using fuel cells making more headway http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-using-fuel-cells-making-more-headway-2018-08-29 Martin Creamer PLATINUM-GROUP METALS Wed, 29 Aug 2018 16:15:00 +0200 497169 1535622592 1535552100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750569_resized_bloomenergyceoandfounderkrsridhar1022.jpg Bloom Energy CEO and founder KR Sridhar ringing bell at New York Stock Exchange 511 287