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US EPA rules against Alaska copper scheme

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has vetoed plans by Toronto-listed Northern Dynasty Minerals to develop the Pebble copper project in Alaska, provoking strong condemnation of the EPA.

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Northern Dynasty lashes out at EPA

The Pebble scheme has been embroiled in a face-off with regulators and at least one Congressional committee over the development of the scheme, which became symptomatic of the problems faced by firms