Miner flags half-year charge of US$780M
Chile bill targets desal water
Miners will have to spend billions more on water desalination and treatment, Moody's has warned.
The major expansion at the Chilean copper project will see production get over 700,000tpa
Toronto-listed gold company exploring alternative water supply opportunities
BHP Billiton (BHPB) and Rio Tinto will together invest US$3 billion to build a seawater desalination...
Mining affects fresh water supplies in that it uses huge amounts to process ore and causes pollution...