The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy has conceded that mining companies can produce energy for their own use to mitigate power issues.
Investing in the establishment of one of the world’s most advanced automated underground gold mines is a major undertaking for any mining company.
Minerals are a finite resource and mine closure has a profound and often devastating impact on surrounding communities and towns.
The range of custom designed mineral processing equipment from Vibramech caters for the variables that may affect the feed rate across these processes.
"The DRC government has to reassure the mining sector on its ability to create a secure and stable investment and operating environment."
The mining industry is an energy-intensive industry - a situation that is compounded by its intensive use of fossil fuels to power its operations.
Modern mining is continuously looking to improve capital expenditure, operating costs, flexible process systems through the use of available technology.
Gravitricity is looking for decommissioned or underused mine shafts to store electricity for their gravity-based energy storage technology.