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What ESG investing trends mean for miners

What ESG investing trends mean for miners

Regulators are starting to investigate ESG claims

Survey of mining execs finds energy efficiency big factor in equipment decisions

Survey of mining execs finds energy efficiency big factor in equipment decisions

Digging for Climate Change ran the survey on behalf of ThyssenKrupp

The 10 steps to a good climate strategy

The 10 steps to a good climate strategy

Climate change is the source of various challenges to operations

How robust is your method to quantify environmental impacts?

How robust is your method to quantify environmental impacts?

Life cycle assessment allows you to accurately compare like-for-like impacts

Unlocking sustainability insights from existing mine operational data

Unlocking sustainability insights from existing mine operational data

Geological, hydrological, environmental and operational data is essential

Rio Tinto and Corona create eco-guilt-free beer

Rio Tinto and Corona create eco-guilt-free beer

Cans will be completely traceable from mine-to-market

US to spend $500M on mine energy plan

US to spend $500M on mine energy plan

Clean energy projects to be located on mine land to benefit communities

Building climate resilience begins with understanding risk

Building climate resilience begins with understanding risk

Decisions should begin by assessing risk on a site-by-site basis

Using R and data science to analyse site-specific climate change

Using R and data science to analyse site-specific climate change

Planning for an uncertain climate future is now a part of risk management

Anglo American unveils hydrogen truck

Anglo American unveils hydrogen truck

The 2MW hydrogen-battery hybrid pack can carry 290 tonnes

Juniors in financial catch-22 on ESG reporting

Juniors in financial catch-22 on ESG reporting

Incredible alignment of investors, governments and society on ESG issues

Nevada Gold Mines to build 200MW solar plant

Nevada Gold Mines to build 200MW solar plant

JV is accelerating its decarbonisation programme

Tesla the miner? Possibly, according to Elon Musk

Tesla the miner? Possibly, according to Elon Musk

Founder and CEO Musk is mulling getting into the mining business

US expert comes to Perth to supercharge mining EVs

US expert comes to Perth to supercharge mining EVs

Model to be created for electric vehicle charging stations on mine sites

Anglo, EDF to build renewables grid

Anglo, EDF to build renewables grid

The grid will power 100% of Anglo American’s South African mining operations

How miners can speed up the transition to a low-carbon economy

How miners can speed up the transition to a low-carbon economy

Mining sector's use of renewables will need to outpace its energy consumption

Bridging the “E” and “S” in ESG

Bridging the “E” and “S” in ESG

Addressing mining scope 3 emissions and local economic opportunity in tandem

Climate data helping build complete site-level footprints

Climate data helping build complete site-level footprints

Information is helping miners understand their broader environmental impact

The mine of the future: Where will all that electricity come from

The mine of the future: Where will all that electricity come from

Where will that electricity come from?

Liebherr exploring low-emission engines

Liebherr exploring low-emission engines

DDSF uses patented algorithms that choose to skip or fire individual cylinders

Northern Graphite receives emissions report

Northern Graphite receives emissions report

Minviro to help build a carbon-neutral graphite production product

Glencore clears CCS hurdle

Glencore clears CCS hurdle

Glencore can proceed to development when it obtains Queensland gov approval

Rio, Talon work on carbon storage program

Rio, Talon work on carbon storage program

Rio, Talon work on DOE-backed carbon storage program in Minnesota

FMG lodges plans for 5.4GW Pilbara renewables hub

FMG lodges plans for 5.4GW Pilbara renewables hub

The hub would power FMG iron ore mining operations in the region

Miners would benefit from global carbon tax - study

Miners would benefit from global carbon tax - study

Demand increase for metals would be substantial for upcoming energy transition

Rio and Cat collaborating on zero-emission trucks

Rio and Cat collaborating on zero-emission trucks

Agreement confirmed to develop zero-emissions autonomous mining haul trucks

South African mines to become solar power plants

South African mines to become solar power plants

Gauteng Infrastructure Financing Agency says nine sites could be used for PV

Gold miners need to act

Gold miners need to act

COP26 will mark a call to action and a need a report tangible progress

Transparency at centre of corporate climate policy

Transparency at centre of corporate climate policy

Polyus director urges miners to reveal relevant information to inform investors

Newmont and Caterpillar's strategic alliance to achieve zero emissions mining

Newmont and Caterpillar's strategic alliance to achieve zero emissions mining

Delivery of electric vehicles in both an underground and open pit operation

Processing technology at centre of climate battle

Processing technology at centre of climate battle

Merging renewable power into operations central in fight toward lower emissions

Polyus hits 100% renewables usage

Polyus hits 100% renewables usage

Polyus now covers 100% of its electricity demand with renewable energy

Anglo American steps up to face Scope 3 challenge

Anglo American steps up to face Scope 3 challenge

Major miner lays down reasoning behind 50% reduction goal for 2040

Caterpillar proving up hydrogen tech

Caterpillar proving up hydrogen tech

Caterpillar has moved to prove up its hydrogen fuel cell technology

Tech to help Qld black coal produce hydrogen for world market

Tech to help Qld black coal produce hydrogen for world market

Allam-Fetvedt plants could produce clean hydrogen using Queensland black coal

Digital twins to emerge as ESG tool

Digital twins to emerge as ESG tool

Mine operators can use digital twins to reach their ESG goals

Raw materials on agenda at COP26

Raw materials on agenda at COP26

Delegation reports an increased focus on solutions in climate debate

COP26 pledges to accelerate miners' decarbonisation efforts

COP26 pledges to accelerate miners' decarbonisation efforts

Greening of mining and metal operations key to reaching the net-zero pledges

Article 6 progress in Glasgow paves way for carbon markets

Article 6 progress in Glasgow paves way for carbon markets

Compromise on Article 6 under the Paris Agreement was clinched at COP 26

ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26

ICMM claims recognition for mining at COP26

Commitment of mining’s leaders to achieve net-zero emissions status by 2050

Battery-electric trains purchased by Rio Tinto for Pilbara

Battery-electric trains purchased by Rio Tinto for Pilbara

Rio Tinto purchasing battery-electric trains for Pilbara region mine sites

Rio Tinto responds to climate change with a move to solar energy at Boron mine

Rio Tinto responds to climate change with a move to solar energy at Boron mine

Mining giant looks to deploy renewable energy solutions at its Boron mine

Can copper turn greener?

Can copper turn greener?

Can a carbon-intensive industry continue to operate as normal in today’s society

'Environment' scales boardroom agenda

'Environment' scales boardroom agenda

Rise of the E in ESG on institutional investors' agendas has asked questions

Mining to play mixed role at COP26

Mining to play mixed role at COP26

More metals are part of the solution but mining still a climate bogeyman

Building the all-electric mine

Building the all-electric mine

Mapping out the key ingredients in the development of an all-electric mine

Emissions focus ignores development gap

Emissions focus ignores development gap

A focus by investors on GHG overshadows issues around human development

Data quality essential for energy transition

Data quality essential for energy transition

Changing how we mine to reduce emissions will require more acute data collection

Severstal leads on climate policy

Severstal leads on climate policy

Steel in focus as miners look to influence their Scope 3 emissions

Changing with the climate

Changing with the climate

This is the challenge of a century – mining must adapt and mitigate

FMG comes round on scope 3 targets

FMG comes round on scope 3 targets

FMG announced that it would set scope 3 emissions targets for the first time

Solving the Supply Side for Decarbonisation

Solving the Supply Side for Decarbonisation

Vast improvements have been made in the mining industry as a whole

Green Revolution puts aluminium back in the spotlight

Green Revolution puts aluminium back in the spotlight

The market for aluminium is going to radically change going forward

What COP26 won’t be covering

What COP26 won’t be covering

Climate meeting unlikely to tackle impact on emerging economies

BHP uses oil as ballast in green odyssey

BHP uses oil as ballast in green odyssey

BHP has been pumping out announcements on its carbon emission reduction efforts

Gold and climate: what, why and how?

Gold and climate: what, why and how?

Gold could rapidly become a net-zero emitter throughout the value chain

WAE partners with Fortescue to develop battery-electric haul truck

WAE partners with Fortescue to develop battery-electric haul truck

EV battery specialist partners with Australian miner on haul truck development

Europe's miners fear higher costs as border tax shakes up ETS

Europe's miners fear higher costs as border tax shakes up ETS

The European Commission on July 14 outlined plans for a controversial CBAM

BHP and Caterpillar to accelerate development of zero-emissions mining trucks

BHP and Caterpillar to accelerate development of zero-emissions mining trucks

BHP and Caterpillar developing and deploying zero-emissions mining trucks

Investors key to net zero transition

Investors key to net zero transition

Investors will play the largest role in the net zero transition

Aussie miners commit to decarbonisation

Aussie miners commit to decarbonisation

A$2 million allocated to find ways to decarbonise heavy industry

Big Oil mulls return to mining

Big Oil mulls return to mining

Wannabe renewables players need metals

Epiroc collaborates on project for carbon-neutral, sustainable mining

Epiroc collaborates on project for carbon-neutral, sustainable mining

Epiroc collaborates on project for carbon-neutral sustainable mining

Severstal, Novatek partner on ‘blue’ hydrogen pilot

Severstal, Novatek partner on ‘blue’ hydrogen pilot

Russian mining company and natural gas producer plan hydrogen project

Anglo American’s 'nature-based solutions'

Anglo American’s 'nature-based solutions'

Major thinking outside the box in support of carbon neutral goals

Bell tolls for Colombia's coal sector

Bell tolls for Colombia's coal sector

Decarbonisation a key factor in making the commodity unviable

Climate targets drive future fleets

Climate targets drive future fleets

MMI Future Fleets report suggests climate driving innovation

Embracing net zero - mining's journey to sustainable decarbonisation

Embracing net zero - mining's journey to sustainable decarbonisation

Mining has a fundamental role to play in the world's transition to low-carbon

Climate commitments to dominate agenda in 2021

Climate commitments to dominate agenda in 2021

Consultancies flag climate as leading action point for this year

Decarbonisation accelerates but challenges ahead

Decarbonisation accelerates but challenges ahead

The low-hanging fruit will be picked over the coming decade

Haul-truck decarbonisation close

Haul-truck decarbonisation close

Technologies maturing, mass uptake to follow

PGM body eyes green hydrogen and other metal drivers

PGM body eyes green hydrogen and other metal drivers

US re-joining Paris agreement adds to momentum

Canada charts new course as it misses Paris targets

Canada charts new course as it misses Paris targets

Mining to play essential role in building economy around environment

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