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Surjagarh protest ends but mining projects to face opposition

The Times of India 26 Oct 2021
The agitation, ‘Thiya andolan’, against Surjagarh iron ore mining project held at Etapalli in south Gadchiroli ended on a peaceful note with the agitators submitting their representation to the sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) but they vowed to continue their opposition to 25 such mines sanctioned by the government in the district.
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Guatemala Puts Town Under Martial Law as Indigenous Leaders Protest Mining Project

Democracy Now 26 Oct 2021
Indigenous communities say they were never consulted on plans for the massive mining project, led by the Swiss-based Solway Investment Group.
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Orca Gold’s mine project not impacted by political unrest in Sudan, says CEO

Mining Dot Com 26 Oct 2021
“All agreements to advance our project have been signed and our decision to build this gold mine has not changed ... The Block 14 project is considered to be one of the leading gold projects in Africa, with a net present value of over $1 billion at today’s gold price.
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Sh1.2 trillion mining projects in the offing

Ghana Web 26 Oct 2021
Two large-scale mining projects will start their operations in the country next year as President Samia Suluhu Hassan’s government ups the tempo in improving Tanzania’s investment climate with a view to attracting investors who will create jobs and earn the country billions of shillings in taxes and millions of dollars in foreign exchange earnings.
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Diamond Mining Project in Buxwaha Forest Stayed, MP High Court Says Stone-Age Rock Paintings Can’t ...

News18 26 Oct 2021
The HC bench made it clear that any mining activity in the forest can only take place after its verdict. .
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Converting coal mines into gravity-based renewable energy storage facilities

PV Magazine 26 Oct 2021
The project is part of a plan to commence a full-scale, 4-8 MW prototype scheme in a disused mine next year ...We are ready to cooperate in preparation of this project and have provided Gravitricity with all the information to allow them to make a fully qualified decision on the Staříč mine,” stated Diamo CEO Ludvík Kašpar.
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Explorers and developers targeting cobalt projects

Resource World 26 Oct 2021
Cobalt, being a fairly rare metal, means that there are not that many cobalt projects or mines – either as a primary commodity or as a secondary product, usually with copper, nickel or silver Cobalt is not like, say, the gold or copper sector that generates many projects and mines.
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Colombian regulator shelves AngloGold’s permit request for Quebradona

Mining Dot Com 26 Oct 2021
The proposed mine, deemed by the government in 2008 , has faced on and off opposition from locals in Antioquia, the state where the project is located ... The principal technical considerations that led to the shelving were the definition of the project’s area of influence, ...
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B2Gold to sell Burkina Faso project to West African Resources

Mining Dot Com 26 Oct 2021
“In less than three years, we count eight producers/mines and ten pre-production companies/projects that have been acquired in the region.” Stanley,a mining analyst who covers Orezone Gold (TSXV ... project, also in Burkina Faso, and about 14 km west of the Sanbrado mine.
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Exxaro, Seriti Resources in agreement to invest in renewable energy projects at their Eskom operation sites

Independent online (SA) 26 Oct 2021
The parties said the first phase of the envisaged project pipeline was expected to see the construction of a number of solar photovoltaic facilities both on-mine and at Eskom sites ... and projects at their respective mines and related Eskom sites in consultation with Eskom.
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Parliamentary panel to study coal import, future of coal-based power

Business Line 26 Oct 2021
Expediting and simplifying the environment and forest clearance process for mining projects and the measures for abatement of pollution due to mining activities and self-reliance in minerals and metals are the other issues that have come into the attention of the panel.
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Biden administration move could block Minnesota copper mine

The Salem News 26 Oct 2021
The Obama administration tried to block the Twin Metals project by launching a similar ... PolyMet, whose majority shareholder is Swiss commodities giant Glencore, would be Minnesota’s first copper-nickel mine but the project remains tied up in court and regulatory proceedings.
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Calibre Mining to acquire Fiore Gold

Mining Dot Com 26 Oct 2021
Fiore owns the producing Pan open-pit heap leach gold mine in Nevada, 28 km southeast of the town of Eureka, on the Battle Mountain – Eureka gold trend, and the adjacent, fully permitted Gold Rock project ... In addition, Fiore owns the Golden Eagle project, about 5 km north of the town of Republic in Washington state’s Republic-Eureka mining district.
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Government will promote responsible small-scale mining - Akufo-Addo

Ghana Web 26 Oct 2021
The President also commissioned the Akoon Community Mining, which is the first Community Mining Project under this Programme ... Skills Training and Entrepreneurship; Responsible, Viable and Sustainable Community Mining; Mine Support Services and Community Enhancement Projects.
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Coal mine elicits hope, horror

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 26 Oct 2021
The company describes the project as a new kind of mine, far removed from the dirty, dangerous behemoths whose brick and steel skeletons dot the region's landscape ... Alexander Greaves, a lawyer for the mining company, said that while opening a new coal mine might look bad at first glance, the Cumbria County project aims to be different by design.
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