circular economy

Mining in a circular economy meets stumbling blocks

Companies that take the circular economy seriously by finding creative ways to re-use the same materials will stand the test of time.
semafo Burkina Faso

Essakane study confirms feasibility from transition from CIL to heap leach

TSX-listed IAMGOLD Corporation’s feasibility study at its Burkina Faso-based Essakane operation supports an increase in current hard rock carbon-in-leach plant capacity and outlines an economically viable heap leach facility at the end of CIL operations.
AVZ Minerals

AVZ Minerals begins ESIA studies at Manono project

ASX-listed AVZ Minerals has appointed EmiAfrica to conduct environmental and social impact studies at its tier one Manono lithium and tin project in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Emmerson

New port option saves Emmerson significant cash

Moroccan-focused potash developer Emmerson has finalised the feasibility study components of port and transport and logistics, including capital and operating cost estimates, for its world class Khemisset potash project in Northern Morocco.
Infrastructure

Infrastructure development: four lessons for managing stakeholders

Infrastructure projects entail complex ecosystems of stakeholders that requires proactive management. Understanding their needs is key.
africa

Municipalities in Africa seek options to procure from IPPs

Energy demand in Africa is expected to double by 2050 and with its abundant supply of renewables, the continent has adequate capacity to supply this demand.
east africa metals

Tulu Kapi one step away from further progress

A single government internal administrative issue is all that is standing in the way of AIM-listed KEFI Minerals progressing its Tulu Kapi gold project.
potash

Khemisset ups its mineral resource estimate by 72%

Emmerson hasannounced an upgraded JORC compliant mineral resource estimate (MRE) for its Khemisset potash project in Morocco
Peak Resources

Special mining licence application underway for Ngualla project

After being recommended for grant by the Mining Commission the cabinet approval process for the granting of a special mining licence to Peak Resources Ngualla project in Tanzania in underway.
carbon tax

It’s no longer business as usual with new Carbon Tax Act

The Carbon Tax Act places a liability on carbon-intensive industries producing greenhouse gas pollutants above a certain threshold.

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