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Last week, The Sichuan Provincial Development and Reform Commission, and the Sichuan Energy Bureau issued a joint notice demanding the closure of 26 suspected cryptocurrency mining projects by the end of the past weekend. This follows a recent move by China to arrest more than 1,000 people for using the

Aussie miner leads the way Vital Metals (ASX: VML) will become Canada’s first and North America’s second rare earth producer. Their Nechalacho project will use an innovative high-tech sensor-based technology on-site to sort rare earth element oxides before shipping for further processing. VML’s sorting technology will significantly reduce the amount

Biden-Harris staying with Trump Onshoring The Biden Administration released its 100-day Supply Chain Review for critical components and materials. The Review builds on the previous work conducted at the behest of the Trump Administration in connection with its policy on the onshoring of industry.  The current Administration has been particularly

Why wouldn’t the Australian mining industry be optimistic? In the last year, Iron Ore is up 70 per cent, Copper 46 per cent, and Gold is a steady performer, up 8 per cent. That’s before the conversation turns to the rare earth metals, such as Lithium, which has doubled. Surprisingly

Global technology consultancy Accenture has acquired Australian operational tech (OT) company Electro 80, expanding its local capabilities to improve the safety and efficiency of manufacturing and production.  Electro 80 provides OT for Australian and international clients in the mining, energy, engineering, construction and utilities industries, helping them to digitise and

Gold and mineral producer Newmont Corporation today announced a $3 billion sustainability-linked credit facility. The company claims that the facility will generate pricing adjustments based on environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance.  Learn more: Discover the Fastest Route to Carbon Neutral IT Operations According to Tom Palmer, President and CEO of

  In the latest episode of Boardroom.Media’s sustainable business series, Impact Pioneers, Michael Gumbly, CEO of Megado Gold discusses the company’s impact journey and how they are creating Shared Value in Ethiopia.  “Being that we’re new and we’re a Start-Up, what we’ve been trying to do from the outset is

Cybersecurity is considered one of the biggest threats to the world economy, but according to Australian researchers at State of Play, it will take a catastrophic event for it to be taken seriously in the mining industry. Through interviews, survey and deep analysis of Australia’s largest mining and service companies,

Accenture today opened an innovation hub for mining and energy companies in Perth, Western Australia.   The centre, located in Exchange Tower in Perth’s CBD, is a space for Accenture to work with its clients, technology providers, start-ups and academia to come up with ideas, prototype concepts and plan how to

Mining company Fortescue Metals Group is exploring how it could apply autonomous mobility technology in an urban environment, announcing it plans to establish a new research and development centre in Karratha, Western Australia. The Fortescue Future of Mobility Centre will leverage the company’s success in using autonomous technology across its