Mining Weekly | Environmental http://www.miningweekly.com/page/environmental Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:38:04 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Peru miners start nationwide strike, govt sees little impact http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-miners-start-nationwide-strike-govt-sees-little-impact-2017-07-20 Reuters WORKER INACTION Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:04:00 +0200 459083 1500505572 1500505440 1503093600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 State of emergency in British Columbia extended as wildfires rage http://www.miningweekly.com/article/state-of-emergency-in-british-columbia-extended-as-wildfires-rage-2017-07-20 Reuters STATE OF EMERGENCY Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:01:00 +0200 459082 1500505430 1500505260 1503093600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BMI index shows policy determines market attractiveness in Latin America http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bmi-index-shows-policy-determines-market-attractiveness-in-latin-america-2017-07-20 Henry Lazenby RISK/REWARD INDEX Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:59:00 +0200 459081 1500543927 1500505140 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Taseko restarts Gibraltar mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-restarts-gibraltar-mine-2017-07-20 Henry Lazenby BC WILDFIRES Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:41:00 +0200 459080 1500542915 1500504060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Greenstone Gold partners submit environmental applications for Hardrock project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/greenstone-gold-partners-submit-environmental-applications-for-hardrock-project-2017-07-20 Henry Lazenby ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:16:00 +0200 459079 1500543223 1500502560 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Brazilian judge suspends Samarco dam disaster civil claim indefinitely http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brazilian-judge-suspends-samarco-dam-disaster-civil-claim-indefinitely-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby CIVIL CLAIMS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 02:11:00 +0200 458943 1500474831 1500423060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Taseko gets multiyear ‘NOW’ permit for contentious New Prosperity mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-gets-multiyear-now-permit-for-contentious-new-prosperity-mine-2017-07-19 Henry Lazenby MINE PERMITTING Wed, 19 Jul 2017 01:49:00 +0200 458942 1500457159 1500421740 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664935_resized_nativeprotestersgatheroutsidetheannualgeneralmeetingoftasekominesinvancouverbritishcolumbia1022reuters.jpg First Nations demonstrators protesting against the proposed New Prosperity copper/gold project by proponent Taseko Mines 511 287 Demand growth for some metals may exceed 1 000% – World Bank http://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-for-some-metals-may-exceed-1-000-world-bank-2017-07-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:29:00 +0200 458928 1500473969 1500388140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Taseko temporarily halts mining activity at Gibraltar http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-temporarily-halts-mining-activity-at-gibraltar-2017-07-18 Anine Kilian BC WILD FIRES Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:39:00 +0200 458837 1500363975 1500363540 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Mali gold project production targeted for December http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mali-gold-project-production-targeted-for-december-2017-07-14 Simone Liedtke Environmental Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456995 1499756185 1499983200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660485_resized_yanfolilaproject062017hummingbirdresources1022.jpg YANFOLILA GOLD MINE The overall investment to bring the project into production will be around $88-million 511 287 Mining Charter Three unpacked ahead of court hearing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/deloitte-unpacks-mining-charter-ahead-of-coms-application-to-halt-its-implementation-2017-07-14 Mia Breytenbach MINING CHARTER/LEGISLATION Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457683 1499756186 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662003_resized_mosebenzizwane710220915duane.jpg MOSEBENZI ZWANE Zwane published the Mining Charter on June 15, which was received with much turbulence and controversy 511 287 Power increasingly expensive input cost in Southern African mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/power-increasingly-expensive-input-cost-in-southern-african-mining-2017-07-14 Simone Liedtke Environmental Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457043 1499756185 1499983200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660641_resized_tltactomventilation032017jpg1022.jpg TOTAL VENTILATION One of the major input costs at any underground mine or process plant is that of ventilation or air used in the process 511 287 Africa remains tough but attractive mining destination http://www.miningweekly.com/article/africa-remains-tough-but-attractive-mining-destination-2017-07-14 Nica Schreuder Environmental Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:10:00 +0200 455762 1499948018 1499947800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663518_resized_fraseralex1022.jpg 511 287 Taseko scales back Gibraltar ops as BC wildfires complicate employee commutes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-scales-back-gibraltar-ops-as-bc-wildfires-complicate-employee-commutes-2017-07-13 Henry Lazenby WILDFIRES Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:42:00 +0200 458404 1499929796 1499899320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Pipelines secured as wildfires rage in western Canada http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pipelines-secured-as-wildfires-rage-in-western-canada-2017-07-12 Reuters WILDFIRES Wed, 12 Jul 2017 21:20:00 +0200 458396 1499888325 1499887200 1502488800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663621_resized_britishcolumbiawildfiresreutersjuly20171022.jpg British Columbia wildfires near Little Fort 511 287 Platinum for new fuel cell Mercedes cut to autocat level http://www.miningweekly.com/article/daimler-slashes-platinum-needed-by-new-fuel-cell-mercedes-car-2017-07-12 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:10:00 +0200 458383 1500023522 1499868600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663589_resized_profdrchristianmohrdieckonlinepic.jpeg Daimler fuel cell director Prof Dr Christian Mohrdieck 511 287 EPA considers cancelling Clean Water Act veto on debated Pebble project, Alaska http://www.miningweekly.com/article/epa-considers-withdrawing-clean-water-act-restrictions-on-controversial-pebble-project-alaska-2017-07-12 Henry Lazenby ENVIRONMENTAL PERMITTING Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:42:00 +0200 458243 1499847923 1499812920 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663279_resized_pebblenortherndynastyminerals.jpg The controversial Pebble copper/gold project, in south-west Alaska 511 287 Miners rewarded for improved capital discipline http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-rewarded-for-responding-to-messages-around-capital-discipline-2017-07-11 Henry Lazenby CAPITAL DISCIPLINE Tue, 11 Jul 2017 21:46:00 +0200 458240 1499850199 1499802360 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663276_resized_canadaminingen.jpg 511 287 Manganese makes list of key tech metals heading for short supply http://www.miningweekly.com/article/manganese-makes-list-of-key-tech-metals-heading-for-short-supply-in-us-2017-07-11 Martin Creamer MANGANESE Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:27:00 +0200 458226 1499849490 1499783220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663250_resized_martinandabelonlinepic.jpeg Industrial Development Corporation Mining and Metals Industries divisional executive Abel Malinga (right) talking to Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. 511 287 Fires hit Canada lumber mills, get close to Kinder pipeline http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fires-hit-canada-lumber-mills-get-close-to-kinder-pipeline-2017-07-11 Bloomberg BC WILDFIRES Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:19:00 +0200 458131 1499760594 1499757540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Imperial’s Mount Polley mine impacted by BC wildfires http://www.miningweekly.com/article/imperials-mount-polley-mine-impacted-by-bc-wildfires-2017-07-11 Henry Lazenby BC WILDFIRES Tue, 11 Jul 2017 01:09:00 +0200 458110 1499759645 1499728140 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Imperial casts about for strategic alternatives on poor H1 output, Moody’s downgrades ratings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/moodys-downgrades-imperial-as-it-reviews-strategic-alternatives-on-poor-h1-output-2017-07-07 Henry Lazenby STRATEGIC REVIEW Fri, 07 Jul 2017 22:49:00 +0200 457934 1499673910 1499460540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Guatemala court confirms suspension of Tahoe mining licences http://www.miningweekly.com/article/guatemala-court-confirms-suspension-of-tahoe-mining-licences-2017-07-07 Reuters MINE SUSPENSION Fri, 07 Jul 2017 01:41:00 +0200 457819 1499385087 1499384460 1501970400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662367_resized_gavel21022.jpg 511 287 Diverse footprint keeps orders coming in during downturn http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diverse-footprint-keeps-orders-coming-in-during-downturn-2017-07-07 Victor Moolman Environmental Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456247 1500278460 1499378400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659175_resized_20170620barlo.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69602_2017-06-20_barlo_-_hd_web.mp433252368Barloworld executive director Shane Fitzpatrick talks about the growth of the company in Africa. Camerawork: Victor Moolman. Barloworld executive director Shane Fitzpatrick talks about the growth of the company in Africa. Camerawork: Victor Moolman. Peru steps up rainforest protection as police raid illegal mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-steps-up-rainforest-protection-as-police-raid-illegal-mines-2017-07-06 Bloomberg ILLEGAL MINING Thu, 06 Jul 2017 11:23:00 +0200 457704 1499336136 1499332980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662099_resized_policeraidperubloombergjuly61022.jpg 511 287 Deloitte unpacks Mining Charter ahead of High Court hearing into Chamber’s application to ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/deloitte-unpacks-mining-charter-ahead-of-high-court-hearing-into-chambers-application-to-halt-its-implementation-2017-07-05 Mia Breytenbach LEGISLATION Wed, 05 Jul 2017 16:54:00 +0200 457638 1499336064 1499266440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661922_resized_mosebenzizwane2ilan280120161022.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane 511 287 Agri SA says will not support fracking as set out under current legislation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/agri-sa-says-will-not-support-fracking-as-set-out-under-current-legislation-2017-07-05 Anine Kilian FRACKING Wed, 05 Jul 2017 16:16:00 +0200 457627 1500279475 1499264160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661916_resized_janserabiejohannesmoller107171022duane.jpg Agri SA President Johannes Möller 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69778_2017-07-05_shale_gas_-_hd_web.mp440917108Agri SA President Johannes Moller talks to Engineeirng News Online about fracking Agri SA President Johannes Moller talks to Engineeirng News Online about fracking Mining Indaba offering new junior zone, boosting interface opportunities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-indaba-offering-new-junior-zone-boosting-interface-opportunities-2017-07-03 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Tue, 04 Jul 2017 08:00:00 +0200 457355 1499408767 1499148000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661354_resized_alexgrosemartinonlinepic.jpeg Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose (right) with Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69733_2017-07-03_alexgrose_-_hd_web.mp428703095Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose outlines to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer the major new focus on junior miner involvement. Video and Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose outlines to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer the major new focus on junior miner involvement. Video and Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Disruptive tech needed in local gold sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/need-to-employ-disruptive-technology-in-local-gold-sector-2017-06-30 Nadine James Environmental Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455670 1498548127 1498773600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657149_resized_minewatersantoshgunpathpic0420171022copy.jpg SANTOSH GUNPATH To maintain its relevance to the global gold industry, South Africa has no option but to position itself as a gold technology sector 511 287 Implementation of hybrid renewable-diesel microgrids set to increase http://www.miningweekly.com/article/implementation-of-hybrid-renewable-diesel-microgrids-set-to-increase-2017-06-30 Nadine James Environmental Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455427 1498548126 1498773600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656580_resized_worldmapminingsolarwind1022.jpg ENERGY EFFICIENT A growing confidence in renewables has ensured that the use of hybrid plants will increase 511 287 Passive treatment may hold key to tackling AMD challenge – geoscientist http://www.miningweekly.com/article/-passive-treatment-technologies-may-hold-key-to-treating-amd-challenge-suggests-geoscientist-2017-06-19 Ilan Solomons MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455849 1498548127 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657596_resized_acidminedrainagegenericpic2100720141022.jpg CAUSE FOR CONCERN Hazardous metals such as aluminium, iron and manganese may currently be entering the country’s streams and rivers, threatening its limited water resources 511 287 Poor governance, accountability stymieing rehabilitation after mine closure http://www.miningweekly.com/article/greater-governance-and-accountability-needed-to-ensure-positive-land-rehabilitation-2017-06-30 David Oliveira MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456387 1498548128 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Vedanta’s KCM UK Court of Appeal hearing starts next week http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vedantas-kcm-uk-court-of-appeal-hearing-starts-next-week-2017-06-29 Natasha Odendaal LEGAL MATTERS Thu, 29 Jun 2017 16:09:00 +0200 457099 1498746655 1498745340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 ZIOC encouraged by improved equilibrium in iron-ore market, to enhance Congo project’s ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zioc-encouraged-by-improved-equilibrium-in-iron-ore-market-to-enhance-congo-projects-investment-case-2017-06-29 Mia Breytenbach IRON-ORE Thu, 29 Jun 2017 14:15:00 +0200 457059 1498738831 1498738500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660671_resized_cliffordthomaselphick.jpg Zanaga Iron Ore Company nonexecutive chairperson Clifford Elphick 511 433 Few resource-rich countries properly manage their natural resources – report http://www.miningweekly.com/article/few-resource-rich-countries-properly-manage-their-natural-resources-report-2017-06-28 Reuters MINING ACCOUNTABILITY Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0200 456951 1498718321 1498669200 1501192800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 CME finds EPA decision on two new iron-ore mines disappointing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cme-finds-epa-decision-on-two-new-iron-ore-mines-disappointing-2017-06-28 Megan van Wyngaardt ENVIRONMENT Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:46:00 +0200 456875 1498644295 1498639560 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Seabridge gets federal law amendment to use fish-bearing streams for KSM tailings storage http://www.miningweekly.com/article/seabridge-gets-federal-law-amendment-to-use-fish-bearing-streams-for-ksm-tailings-storage-2017-06-28 Henry Lazenby MINE PERMITTING Wed, 28 Jun 2017 01:05:00 +0200 456789 1498637559 1498604700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sisson tungsten/moly play gets federal nod http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sisson-tungstenmoly-play-gets-federal-nod-2017-06-24 Henry Lazenby TUNGSTEN/MOLYBDENUM Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:49:00 +0200 456495 1498460937 1498258140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0