September 17, 2017

Changing of the guard

Kate Sheridan

New B.C. government joins fight against Trans Mountain expansion, reviews “professional reliance” system

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.

No time for waste

Faster sensors have upped the potential for ore sorting in mine operations

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