The withdrawal leaves India's GVK Group and Adani as the only two groups considering port expansions in the region.
The average grades for a few of the bigger deposits in the Basin are above 15% U3O8, whereas the world average is far below 2% U3O8.
Arctic region's vast riches set to attract over $100 billion in investments over the next decade.
Great Panther Silver reported a death in recent clash between illegal miners and guards.
Grant Thornton International’s annual mining industry study.
Alpha Natural Resources violated 6,000 permits related to pollution.
The world’s No.1 mining company's CEO believes coal will remain the main source of affordable energy for growing economies.
In massive raid at one of the country’s main ports.
'I suspect that the rally we are in now is a false rally' – Rick Rule
Despite the gloomy results, the commodities giant revenues for the year jumped 9% to $232.6 billion
Vancouver auctioneer Ritchie Bros.’ net earnings were $93.8 million in 2013 – a jump of 18% compared with 2012 – the company announced March 3.
Companies want to bring more foreign workers as a way to lower production costs.
Other two Canadian jurisdictions —New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador— also made it to the top 10 worldwide. Kyrgyzstan and Venezuela, named the two countries mining enthusiasts should stay away from.
Mercury is a toxic metal that presents a serious threat both to the environment and human health.
The dollar value of the US' coal exports has increased more than three-fold since 2005.
The country's sovereign wealth fund will dump some mining companies due to environmental concerns.
Michael Fowler, senior mining analyst with Loewen Ondaatje McCutcheon Ltd. in Toronto, doesn't typically focus on midtier gold companies, but the opportunities are just too good to pass up.
'The major uncertainty facing the world today is … the future direction of China. The growth model responsible for its rapid rise has run out of steam.' – George Soros
If all goes as planned, junior miner Fortune Minerals will operate three projects in Canada in the foreseeable future.
The Energy Information Agency (EIA) has predicted that natural gas production in the US will continue to grow at an impressive pace.
The data shows that between 2000 and 2012, the earth lost far more trees than it gained.
Operations were halted for nine hours while police removed the protesters.
And why did Forbes rank Geology as the 7th most valuable college major?
TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Feb. 19, 2014) –
Duke Energy’s problems grew worse on February 18, with reports surfacing that a second toxic leak has occurred at its Eden plant on the Dan River.
The end of 2013 marked the opening of the new Mt. Milligan Mine in the province’s north, while four others are under construction to begin production and expanding.
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