The 40 MW solar plant will generate over 20% of the average electricity consumption of the mine. It will comprise 116,000 solar panels.
As the source of resources in the world’s building and manufacturing industries, mining plays an essential part in human progress.
"This is integral to the Group’s purpose of “Mining for a Future” and pursuing ESG initiatives that go beyond compliance."
Energy emissions will rise again with economic recovery, but will never again reach 2019 levels." - New Energy Outlook 2020.
Gold producer Caledonia Mining, the 49%-owner of the Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe, has entered into a sales agreement which will allow the company to raise proceeds to fund the construction of a solar power plant to supply electricity to the 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.
Distribution photovoltaic solar energy transformers and generator step-up wind turbine transformers are specially designed.
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