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Why renewable energy makes economic sense for mining

Most mining and energy professionals would incorporate renewable energy into a mining operation to reduce operating costs.
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TECH NEWS: Solar energy solution leasing for miners in remote locations

Scatec Solar is launching a service that for mining operations for flexible, reliable and low-cost power through solar plant leasing.

Remote locations to benefit from solar energy solutions

“We remain optimistic about solar in remote locations and feel our Nomad solar tracker is uniquely placed to service this market.”
solar

400 MW of solar energy a boost for mining in DRC

A multinational clean energy company has secured an order to establish 400 MW of solar photo-voltaic power plant capacity in the DRC.
b2gold

B2Gold completes evaluation of Fekola solar plant

B2Gold has completed a preliminary study to evaluate the technical and economic viability of adding a solar plant to the Fekola mine site.
Redavia Solar

REDAVIA partners to crowdfund solar farms

REDAVIA has launched a crowdfunding initiative to fund 10 upcoming solar units in partnership with Lendahand - an online impact investing platform.

AfDB power expert to explore power alternatives

Mining operations in Africa are being discovered in the most remote and isolated regions on the continent where grid power is unavailable.
Renewable Eenrgy

Cost optimisation driving renewable energy adoption at African mines

After various projects have demonstrated the value of renewables for reducing diesel, heavy fuel oil and gas consumption, mining companies can now benefit from the significant cost reduction potential that renewable energy holds, according to a new report by THEnergy and Voltalia.

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