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.
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The new mineral processing technique also makes the extraction environmentally friendly.
The country's renewable energy industry will benefit, as it is set to step in as a substitute for coal in the coming years.
According to official figures, Iran has now more than $10 billion of investment pledges under its belt.
The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada is asking the government to increase the Mineral Exploration Tax Credit (METC) to 30% for a period of three years.
The move comes only three months after U.S. President Barack Obama signed a space exploitation law.
The country's biggest opposition party said the mines minister and state power utility made Glencore sell its Optimum coal operation.
FTSE 100 reweighting to take place in March.
However, they acknowledge that there are no signposts yet in the market that suggest mineral prices will rebound soon.
The gold miner is expanding its portfolio to platinum, coal and uranium, as it also mulls an incursion in the base metals sector.
The company is said to be wanting to offload its Barro Alto nickel mine and the vast Minas-Rio iron ore complex.
The main culprit? Cheap natural gas.
Rescuers drilled two big holes into the tunnel to save the trapped miners, who were brought to the ground in a capsule.
Quoting levels "very low" and machines already sold are not being put into service by mining companies.
The besieged miner plans to lower costs at its iron ore mines after boosting total annual output for the steelmaking ingredient.
Embattled miners have cut jobs in the face of plunging commodity prices, putting pressure on the South African government
The global coal industry is being squeezed by competition from cheap gas, declining demand and clean-air regulations that have raised costs for burning the fossil fuel.
The ratings agency expects physical supply/demand imbalance to widen further, leaving miners in extremely weak conditions.
Prime Minister's decision wipes out plans to construct 70 large new coal power plants, in favour of gas, and renewables, such as wind and solar.
The company has now at least 60 days to come up with a plan to address and fix pollution problems tied to its operations Tubarão, one of Vale's most important ports.
Iran is opening $29 billion of projects to foreign investors now that sanctions have been lifted.
North America's highest mines are all concentrated in just four states
Beijing will invest $4.6 billion over the next three years to close small and inefficient coal mines across the country.
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