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Canadian company buys historic Peru mine for $30M

Canadian company buys historic Peru mine for $30M

Historic and controversial Peru mine to be redeveloped by Canadian tailings reprocessing company

Project finance

29 NOVEMBER 2019
Winter is coming (and that's good)

Winter is coming (and that's good)

Iron ore, aluminium producers to see higher prices from winter cuts this year, says SMM analyst

Capital markets

08 OCTOBER 2018
Vedanta penalised for 42Mt pond failure

Vedanta penalised for 42Mt pond failure

Authority demands power cuts while Vedanta offers fix

Base metals

15 SEPTEMBER 2017
Metal rally in the air in Beijing

Metal rally in the air in Beijing

Anti-pollution policies in China will support commodity prices

Miner's right

11 SEPTEMBER 2017
Chinese smelter cuts boost aluminium

Chinese smelter cuts boost aluminium

Aluminium prices at near three-year highs as China fights pollution

Base metals

18 AUGUST 2017

UK companies legally required to disclose emissions

  The UK has become the first country to make it compulsory for companies listed on London's main...

Europe/Middle East

01 OCTOBER 2013

Urgent 'wake-up' call needed to protect oceans

  Deep seabed mining could have a serious impact on the ocean environment, according to a report by...

Africa

19 JULY 2013

Deep-sea tailings placement: Underwater waste disposal

The mining sector is responsible for some of the largest releases of heavy metals into the environment...

Asia

28 JUNE 2013

Antamina fined

The Peruvian government fined the owners of the Antamina copper-zinc mine around US$77,000 at the beginning...

Greenpeace blasts Indian coal-fired power stations

Between 80,000 and 115,000 deaths could be prevented if stronger measures were taken to control pollution...

Asia

13 MARCH 2013

UN warns of increase in mercury emissions

Studies by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) claim that while the demand for mercury has...

Africa

15 JANUARY 2013

Clean coal is no longer an oxymoron

Whenever climate change is discussed, those responsible for the extraction of coal have grown used to...

Australia

15 JANUARY 2013