The February issue of Energy and Mines caught our eye, with key takeaways from their recent World Congress in Toronto. The consensus from the event: “Whether or not miners will decarbonize their energy sources and processes is no longer a question — it is a given. The focus is now on how they will achieve this.”
Five years ago, the Rocky Mountain Institute launched their Sunshine for Mines initiative, with the goal of increasing renewable energy penetration of the mining industry. In 2018, RMI published this list of five reasons why mines should invest in renewables. These reasons are just as valid today.
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