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Can gold mining be more sustainable?

Phys Dot Org 28 Sep 2022
In a review paper recently published in the journal Land Degradation and Development, Shrabya Timsina and Nora Hardy focused on the effects of surface gold mining in tropical regions, a growing environmental concern in recent years ... "You can imagine what surface mining can do to surrounding areas," says Hardy.


Vietnam News 28 Sep 2022
Vietnam's International Mining and Mineral Recovery Exhibition 2022 will take place in Hà Nội, from October 4-6, 2022, providing practical activities to support enterprises ... As usual, Mining Vietnam is trusted as a gathering destination for enterprises in the industry and an event for many domestic and international individuals and organisations.

After 3-year gap,Bihar moves to auction ghats for sand mining amid zooming prices

Hindustan Times 28 Sep 2022
After a three-year break, the Bihar government has initiated the process for regular settlement of ghats (banks) of all rivers for sand mining, officials said, a move that could ease the skyrocketing costs of construction in the state ... Sand mining is a major revenue source for the Bihar government.

Chhattisgarh: Tree cutting for coal mining starts in Hasdeo amid protests

Hindustan Times 28 Sep 2022
Chhattisgarh’s forest department on Monday started felling trees for the second phase of Parsa East Kente Basan (PEKB) coal mine project amid continuing protests by activists and villagers against clearance to coal mines in the state’s biodiversity-rich Hasdeo Arand region ... Mining started in 2013 and has been completed.

ED arrests bizman from Himachal's Una in Rs 35 crore illegal stone and sand mining

The Times of India 28 Sep 2022
The Enforcement Directorate () arrested Una businessman Lakhwinder Singh in illegal mining case under the (), 2002, on Monday. Earlier, ED had initiated money laundering investigation on the basis of FIRs registered by PS Sadar, Una in Himachal Pradesh for illegal mining and criminal conspiracy against various persons and entities.

Enforcement Directorate arrests Una man in illegal mining case

Hindustan Times 28 Sep 2022
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested one person in an illegal mining case worth ₹35 crore from Una, Himachal Pradesh, under the Prevention of Money-laundering Act (PMLA), 2002 ... Also, no royalty/duty/tax was being paid on this excess mining,” it alleged ... The value of illegally mined material has been clandestinely sold to the tune of ₹35 Cr.

Crypto miners turn to infrastructure consultancies like Sabre56 to help them avoid costly mistakes

Business Insider 28 Sep 2022
Crypto mining is an energy-intensive process. Marco Bello/Getty Images Limited power and infrastructural and logistics issues have led to inefficiencies in cryptocurrency mining farms. Sabre56 is a cryptocurrency mining consultancy working to plug a hole in this sector's problems ... Designing a successful crypto mining facility.

Rio Tinto to resume underground mining at Kennecott copper operations

Provo Daily Herald 28 Sep 2022
Rick Bowmer, Associated PressThe Kennecott's Bingham Canyon Copper Mine is shown May 11, 2022, in Herriman. After more than 100 years, Rio Tinto announced Tuesday that the Kennecott Copper Mines will resume underground mining ... Underground mining will initially focus on an area known as the Lower Commercial Skarn.

Goa CM Pramod Sawant's govt completes six months today, no sign of mining resumption

The Times of India 28 Sep 2022
Even as the BJP government has completed six months in office, it is yet to resume mining activities as promised in its party election manifesto ahead of the 2022 assembly elections ... Goa Mining People's Front (GMPF) president Puti said that this government has taken the people for granted as they always stood with BJP in elections.

New area limits for mining to make resource auctions attractive | Mint

Live Mint 28 Sep 2022
The Union government is preparing to set out area caps for mining as it aims to carve out smaller mining areas to attract more investors ... The changes would be made through a legislative exercise where the Centre would empower itself to decide the size of mines of different minerals to be awarded by states.

Former U.S. Mint Director Suggests We Have May Hit Peak Gold as Cost to Mine Skyrockets

Longview News-Journal 28 Sep 2022
Peak gold is the point at which the maximum rate of gold extraction is reached, after which mining will slowly decline until gold can no longer be mined at a profit ... For example, only 20 years ago, the cost of mining an ounce of gold was less than $200 ... How much gold has been mined, and how much is left?.

Crypto Mining Noise Is Angering Residents of a North Carolina Town

LB News 28 Sep 2022
Rather, the noise is coming from a series of crypto mining rigs set up by Prime Block, a mining enterprise based in San Francisco. Mining Noise Is Hurting Residents ... Mike Lugiewicz is one of the unlucky people who lives close to the mining facility ... Mining is the only way to extract new units of crypto and add them to the blockchain.

Gold, arsenic and murder: A look at the complex history of N.W.T.'s Giant Mine

North Shore News 28 Sep 2022
YELLOWKNIFE — A team working to address environmental and health effects from a former gold mine outside Yellowknife has provided an update on the effort to clean up one of the most contaminated places in Canada ... Here is a look at the mine's history. ... The mine, owned by Frobisher Explorations, pours its first gold brick ... gains control of the mine.

SAI.TECH Announces Launch of New Liquid Cooling Bitcoin Mining Infrastructure Products

Eagle-Tribune 28 Sep 2022
SAI), a global energy-saving bitcoin mining operator and a clean-tech company that integrates bitcoin mining, heating, and power industries, today announced adding two new products -- TANKBOX and RACKBOX, to its SAIHUB BOX product line ... SAIHUB is industry leading Bitcoin mining ...

Rio Tinto Kennecott to start underground mining

Elko Daily Free Press 28 Sep 2022
Rio Tinto has approved a $55 million investment in development capital to start underground mining for the first time in more than a century and expand production at the Kennecott copper operations just outside Salt Lake City ... Sandvik vehicles are on an operational trial at the mine.

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