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First Mining raises $10.8 million for Ontario, Quebec gold projects

Resource World 08 Dec 2023
First Mining Gold Corp ... First Mining is a gold developer advancing two of the largest gold projects in Canada ... First Mining also owns 100% of the Duparquet gold project in Quebec ... The project is located in an area with a strong history of sustainable mining practises ... First Mining shares were unchanged at 13 cents, Friday.

Nickel mining poses risk to Philippine Eagle territory in Davao Oriental

Manila Bulletin 08 Dec 2023
Known as the Pujada Nickel Project, it is touted to be one of 23 priority mining projects under government's 2004 Minerals Action Plan ... She said that the mining project could provide employment not just to locals but also to other people outside of the community.

American Lithium drills 1,135 ppm lithium over 81.4 metres at Tonopah Project, Nevada

Resource World 08 Dec 2023
Identification of additional shallow, high-grade lithium mineralization to the northeast should grow the MRE and positively impact project economics; drill results will further refine the pre-feasibility study mine plan; data from all additional 42 drill holes has been sent to Stantec Consulting Inc.

Australian town to host 200 MW/1,600 MWh compressed air storage facility

PV Magazine 08 Dec 2023
Hydrostor Vice President Martin Becker said the new partnership with Transgrid, which comes after the company announced a binding agreement with Australian miner Perilya to leverage existing assets at the Potosi mine site to support construction of the Silver City project, is a key moment for the technology.

Eureka Lithium signs LOI to option Lac La Motte project, Quebec

Resource World 08 Dec 2023
(optionor) a 100% undivided interest in and to the mineral claims comprising the optionor’s Lac La Motte project in the mining area of Abitibi, Quebec, subject to a 1% net smelter return (NSR) royalty in favour of the underlying owner ... mining-friendly and active lithium district.

‘It jeopardizes everything’: Canada coal mines a concern for Kootenai Tribe, Idaho conservation

Victoria Advocate 08 Dec 2023
Congress have previously expressed concern about selenium pollution, including in 2019, when congressional leaders from Montana, Washington, Alaska and Idaho sent to Canadian officials expressing concern over the “the lack of oversight of Canadian mining projects near multiple transboundary rivers,” States Newsroom previously reported.

‘Atoms for Peace’ Was Never All That Peaceful—And the World Is Still Living With the Consequences

Time 08 Dec 2023
Between 1944 and 1986, the Manhattan Project and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC), with the help of private mining corporations, extracted some 30 million tons of uranium ore from Navajo lands, much of which was used to make nuclear weapons ... But even after the uranium mines closed in 1986, the legacy of this extraction continues.

Murray & Roberts makes headway with debt-reduction plans

Business Day 08 Dec 2023
However, a combination of measures including the April sale of its 50% shareholding in the Bombela Concession Company, new commercial terms on a large mining project, and the sale of a non-strategic investment in Aarden Solar have helped it reduce its debt from R2bn in the 2022 financial year to R770m.

Falcon Gold Files Drill Permit, Great Burnt Copper Project Adjacent to Benton in Central Newfoundland

The Eagle-Tribune 08 Dec 2023
Falcon's flagship project, the Central Canada Gold Mine, is approximately 20km southeast of Agnico Eagle's Hammond Reef Gold Deposit which has currently estimated 3.32 million ounces of gold (123.5 million tonnes grading 0.84 g/t gold) mineral reserves, and 2.3 million ounces of ...

Explainer: What is at stake for investors in Congo's election?

Reuters 08 Dec 2023
MINES & MINERALS ... The Congolese mining sector, particularly its copper and cobalt mines, is now largely dominated by Chinese companies, but Tshisekedi has tried to woo other foreign investors and renegotiate existing deals to improve Congo's stake in major projects.

QcX Gold discovers pegmatite at Golden Giant, Quebec

Resource World 08 Dec 2023
The survey was flown in September during the previously announced lithium focused field campaign across the Golden Giant Project, in the James Bay region of northern Quebec ... The Fernet Project is located in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt and is contiguous with Wallbridge Mining Company Limited’s Fenelon/Martiniere property.

Essex-Westford art teacher one of three Vermont recipients for educator award

The Essex Reporter 08 Dec 2023
In between projects and cultivating relationships, Feller said there are many spontaneous dance parties her students enjoy. Their art education class is also not left at her door; it’s woven into the projects they work on in other academic areas. “I think a strength of mine is ...

Oldendorff Will Fit First Rotors on a Bulker Used to Haul Coal from Canada

The Maritime Executive 08 Dec 2023
They report by mid-2024 one of its post Panamax vessels will be fitted with a rotor system ... The project is being undertaken in collaboration with Teck Resources, one of Canada’s leading mining companies ... Another mining company, Vale, began in 2021 testing the use of rotors on large bulk carriers ... ....

Hundreds of jobs on horizon after green light for first-of-its-kind energy project

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 08 Dec 2023
While the future of one of Broken Hill's major mines is still uncertain, a green energy storage project to be built in the coming years may provide employment opportunities for some of the displaced workers ... .

M&R's shares rise on further debt reduction

Mining Weekly 08 Dec 2023
... of M&R's largest mining projects in South Africa and the sale of a non-strategic investment in Aarden Solar.

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