The mining industry is expected to play a critical role in the global shift towards clean technologies, but decarbonisation in the sector remains a challenge.
Environment and Emissions and Dust Control
Australian iron ore firm Fortescue Metals Group has signed an agreement with Williams Advanced Engineering (WAE) to build a zero-emission battery electric haul truck for mining operations.
In this issue: the damage of Brazil's mineral exploration expansion, lithium mining's impact on water scarcity, biomining as the future of resource extraction in space, and more.
Multinational commodities giant BHP has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with steel producer China Baowu to focus on reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the steel industry.
Diversified miner Anglo American has announced its plans to achieve carbon neutrality across its operations by the year 2040, with eight of its assets to reach that goal by 2030.
Multinational mining major BHP has confirmed that it will reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from its operations by up to 30% by 2030, adding that it will continue to “thrive” under net zero emissions in...