Tirupati Graphite has set itself the ambitious target to meet 100% of the power requirements for its Madagascan projects using hydropower.
“This agreement provides the mine to a combined 240 MW of clean, renewable electricity from Mwadingusha and Inga II hydropower plants.”
ERM’s findings showed the Manono Project could have one of the lowest carbon footprints of any global hard rock lithium miner.
Access a recording of the panel discussion hosted by Mining Review Africa, ESI Africa, DRC Mining Week in partnership with Knight Piesold, which examined the potential of hydroelectric power in the DRC, for the benefit of the mining industry and the surrounding communities.
Knight Piésold is involved in ESIAs for two major hydropower developments – Lufubu in Zambia and the Sombwe project in Democratic Republic of Congo.
The world is rapidly moving towards sustainable sources of energy and renewable energy is at the forefront of this evolution.
Potential supply disruptions in the Gulf and West Africa are key to the outlook for aluminium in 2020, according to Wood Mackenzie.
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