Raging River Capital LP is leading a bitter proxy battle against some of the company’s key directors.
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The now contained spill, which happened at Teck's Trail smelting and refining plant in British Columbia, lasted for about 15-20 minutes.
Geoscience BC is looking at whether concentrations of trace amounts of metals found in trees could lead prospectors to the next big mineral discovery.
Imperial said the 44 recalled workers will focus on tailings dam construction.
The Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC) welcomes incentives announced in the Government of Canada’s 2016 budget that assist mineral explorers and developers in British Columbia (BC).
Coal mine near Tumbler Ridge is being put on care and maintenance until it receives the necessary permits and market conditions improve.
This week, the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC) is highlighting how restrictive land access and use regulations and policies are putting the future mineral exploration and development industry at risk.
The deal values Claude Resources at Cdn$377 million in total or the equivalent of about $1.65 per share.
The provincial government asked the court to order a halt until the project has complied with the environmental laws in place.
Growing wait times for permits may hinder Canada's ability to take advantage of its considerable mineral potential, warn experts.
Taseko Mines Ltd. (TSX: TKO) is suing the federal government in B.C. Supreme Court and seeking unspecified compensation for a 2014 decision that blocked development of a proposed $1.5 billion gold and copper deposit.
The loss includes a Cdn$598 million impairment charge on its Fort Hills oil sands project in Alberta.
Company has already told employees that the mine will shut down in August.
The B.C. government is throwing the mining industry an emergency lifeline in the form of deferred electricity bill payments that could be worth more than $300 million.
We are excited to see the collaboration and innovation that’s taking place within the industry to ensure long-term success,” says Roundup Organizing Committee Chair Kendra Johnston.
New report prepared by environmental consultant firm, Hemmera highlights restrictive regulations, lack of clarity in land access and use policies.
The last working coal mine on Vancouver Island has halted production indefinitely, marking the end of an industry that established towns, a railway, and some of the province's first labour unions, says a B.C. historian.
For sale: Three slightly used coalmines in B.C.'s Peace region.
Low copper prices have forced the Vancouver-based firm to lay-off more than one-third of the workforce at its Huckleberry mine in northwestern British Columbia.
Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett rang in 2016 with thoughts of a potential rescue package for B.C.’s beleaguered mining industry on his mind to ward off potential shutdowns.
BC Hydro expects to raise rates by 28% over the next five years.
"Weak practices, however, do not constitute a legal contravention of existing mining legislation.
Other winners are Clive Johnson and Eira Thomas.