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Webinar 9 July: Renewable energy and EV boom drive copper demand

Join Mining Review Africa, ESI Africa and DRC Mining Week as we unpack the importance of copper as a raw material in the global move toward greener energy and transportation.

Harnessing the sun and wind for energy at Prieska project

Orion Minerals’ Prieska copper-zinc project is nestled within a well-established renewable energy hub in South Africa’s Northern Cape Province.
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South Africa must amend energy supply chain post COVID-19

The South African Government needs to insist on more local content in the energy supply chain to ensure energy security for South Africa.
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Renewable energy uptake in mining gathers momentum

Mines in Africa are now starting to consider solar, wind and energy storage power supply options an investment-friendly and financially viable choice

Self-generation: Mining industry waits for clarity

The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy has conceded that mining companies can produce energy for their own use to mitigate power issues.

EDL completes renewable project for gold mine

Global energy producer EDL has successfully completed the 56 MW Agnew Hybrid Renewable Project for Gold Fields’ Agnew Gold Mine in remote Western Australia.
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A genius move: Solar hybrid power plant for Syama gold mine

Investing in the establishment of one of the world’s most advanced automated underground gold mines is a major undertaking for any mining company.

Kibo Energy secures land for energy storage projects

This provides room for intended renewable and long duration storage energy projects to create reliable, sustainable and affordable electricity.

TECH NEWS: Renewable energy projects in Africa

"Hybrid solutions often provide the best energy mix, especially as battery-storage technology has not yet become cost-competitive."
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Repurposed mine shafts for energy future in South Africa

Gravitricity is looking for decommissioned or underused mine shafts to store electricity for their gravity-based energy storage technology.

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