Donkin coal mine, in Cape Breton, has had at least 10 compliance orders and 29 warnings since it began producing in February, a report claims.
Nova Scotia Mining News
Three major new mines are expected to open in the Canadian province this year, bringing new jobs and hundreds of millions of dollars in new investment in the province.
The junior miner claims the Department of Antioquia's mining authority did not process its exploration application in accordance with the country’s mining code.
The tragic accident was the result of "incompetence, mismanagement, bureaucratic bungling, deceit, ruthlessness... and cynical indifference," an official report said.
While the company had other projects in the country, the Bayan Khundii gold project went from greenfield prospect to being its main asset in roughly nine months.
The Canadian junior explorer argues its exploration application was not processed in accordance with the country’s mining code.
Bayan Khundii project went from greenfield prospect to being Erdene’s flagship asset in roughly nine months.
The junior miner claims the mining authority did not process its exploration application in accordance with the country’s mining code.
Gov’t will work with the four provinces that still burn coal to reach the goal of making sure 90% of Canada's electricity comes from sustainable sources by 2010.
Zonte Metals announces acquisition of an Intrusion Related Gold Target in the Tintina Gold Belt in the Yukon.
Zonte Metals Inc is pleased to announce it has signed a binding Letter Agreement to option and acquire 100% of the McConnells Jest project, in the Tintina Gold Belt in the Yukon Territory, which is composed of 172 claims totaling approximately 3371 hectares.
One of them, Vancouver-based junior Atlantic Gold, hopes to turn the province into a regular supplier of the precious metal.
A Vancouver company says it plans to acquire and restart a gold-mining operation on Nova Scotia's east coast.
Project consists of two open-pit mines forecast to produce 87,000 ounces of the yellow metal a year during their eight to nine years of mine life.
Canada’s Erdene Resource is one of the very few miners to have never encountered issues in the East Asian nation.
The company's Bayan Khundii project went from greenfield prospect to the company’s flagship asset in roughly nine months.
The new technique could help improve environmental outcomes as it uses bacteria instead of chemicals such as cyanide.
While the province says the proposed ruling will cut red tape, environmental groups claim it doesn't do enough to prevent mining on privately protected lands.
The Atlantic Canada province now has two strikes against it in the eyes of Nova Scotia’s mining companies.
Name change reflects a switch on the company's focus.
Halifax-based Kameron Coal is looking for people with experience in room and pillar mining.
Zonte announces that it plans to raise up to $100,000 through a non-brokered private placement that will include up to 1,176,500 units (the “Units”) at a price of $0.085 per Unit (the “Offering”), subject to TSX Venture Exchange (the “Exchange”) approval.
Its project would sit on top of the Gramalote deposit, a joint venture between AngloGold Ashanti and B2Gold that could become one of the first modern commercial scale gold mines in Colombia.
Avalon Rare Metals expects to publish the project's Preliminary Economic Assessment by the end of the month.
The Maritimes have long been portrayed as an area of economic stagnation, with a stream of job-seekers headed to all points west. However, it may be time to re-evaluate that depiction.
The facility aims to test a new lithium minerals process developed by the company over the past year.