Pioneering project to unlock small deposits investment potential receives €7 million funding

MINEX FORUM | March 30, 2017
img0 A UK academic group investigating “small deposit” mining – or keyhole mining – has received EUR7 million of funding under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program to advance work on “an ethical and sustainable international mining revolution” said mining-journal.com. Led by geologists from Cornwall’s Camborne School of Mines, the IMP@CT project team ...

“Decrease in the volume of investment will surely endanger the existence of the industry”

Irina Dorokhova | June 29, 2016
img0 Image: blog.richmond.edu Source: www.mining.com/web/future-russian-coal-industry/ By Bilan Uzhakhov, Russian Coal Group Director General It is an open secret that the global electric power industry of which the coal industry forms a part is experiencing a system-wide reduction in both volumes and prices of energy resources. In Russia, the coal industry now employs around 151,000 citizens, and another 500,000 people ...