First new all-electric mine dumps diesel; cuts costs, pollution GoldCorp

Susan Talyor/Barb Lewis

    Susan Taylor, Barbara Lewis 5 MIN READ       CHAPLEAU, Ontario/LONDON (Reuters) – Hundreds of feet below thick boreal forest blanketing the Canadian Shield, a squad of near-silent, battery-powered machines are tunneling toward gold in a multimillion-dollar mining experiment to ditch diesel. Goldcorp Inc (G.TO) (GG.N) is building the world’s first new all-electric […]

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Nickel Investing News

Nickel Investing Resources

June 20 2018   Junior Stock Review’s Brian Leni addressed the future nickel supply and demand gap in a presentation at last week’s Mining Investment North America conference in Toronto, speaking to investors about a market that is poised to experience exponential growth due to electric vehicle (EV) demand. In an interview with the Investing News Network […]

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Scott Renni

        NORTHERN ONTARIO EXPORTS FORUM An Intensive One-Day Export Forum for Northern Ontario Mining Supply and Services Companies   Wednesday, June 27th, 2017   Holiday Inn Sudbury       Register Now   Dear Colleagues;   On behalf of Ontario’s North Economic Development Corporation, it is our pleasure to invite you and […]

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One of Sudbury’s ‘unique’ places disappearing

Jim Moodie

      By Jim Moodie, The Sudbury Star Friday, June 15, 2018 3:08:52 EDT AM Vale’s iron ore recovery plant in Copper Cliff is slowly being demolished. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network     As Vale erects a pair of new, efficient stacks on its Copper Cliff smelter, it is simultaneously tearing down a huge, […]

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Super Batteries: Which Metal Will Fuel the Future?

Georgia Williams

    Georgia Williams – June 13th, 2018 Curious as to which metal will reign supreme in the super battery race? The Investing News Network sat down with Jon Hykawy of Stormcrow Capital to discuss the future of nickel, cobalt and few other metals that may surprise you. There has been a lot of discussion around […]

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Sudbury’s nickel in demand again

Harold Carmichael

      By Harold Carmichael, The Sudbury Star Wednesday, June 13, 2018 1:34:53 EDT AM A Nissan Leaf electric car is displayed next to a charging stand at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, January 12, 2016. REUTERS/Mark Blinch     It’s the type of metal needed for electric cars   In […]

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Innovation Overview in Canada 2018

Innovation Review in Canada

  Key Messages on Innovation Centres Ontario is the top-performing province in the overall innovation report card, scoring a B and ranking seventh overall—down two positions from the previous report card. Quebec falls one place in the rankings, slipping from B to C, while previously strong performer British Columbia slides seven places and two letter […]

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AMI Personnel SAMSSA Member celebrates 20 year milestone Congratulations

AMI Personnel

    AMI Personnel celebrates 20 year milestone     Thanks the community and industry for ongoing support.   At the heart of northern Ontario industry and beyond, the Marcotte name is synonymous with credibility, innovation and progress. Reflecting on two decades in business, AMI Personnel acknowledges the support of the community and credits the […]

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The Ontario election: What does Ford’s nation have in store for mining?

Greg Klein

   – by Greg Klein (Resource Clips – June 7, 2018) June 8, 2018 in reportedly promised to get Ring of Fire development started even if he had to climb onto a bulldozer to blaze a trail himself. Now Doug Ford and Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives have won a resounding majority, already apparent less […]

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Legacy Profile SAMSSA Member Technica “The people on this team, they are everything. They truly are.”

Jenny Lamothe

Special SAMSSA  Legacy Profile By Jenny Lamothe  Freelance Journalist on Behalf of SAMSSA June 5th 2018 When you first enter Technica’s building, and walk its first long hallway, you are greeted by smiles. From the employees you encounter of course, but also from the great wall of community, one that aligns your first impressions of […]

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