Management

Power and productivity

Eavan Moore

As the cost of power has steadily risen over the past several years, mine operators have had to become more energy-savvy to keep the lights on

Energy storage solutions for the mining industry

Interest in energy storage is on the rise, particularly in Ontario where high-power users face big penalties for drawing over their one megawatt limit. David Forde of Eco-H Technologies offers miners some work-arounds using energy storage.

Less is more

The smelter in Kitimat, B.C. started up in the 1950s, and after a major upgrade, the operation is turning out even more aluminum while keeping its environmental impact in check

Names to know 2017

This cast of characters is shaping the mining industry and pushing it in new directions