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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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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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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What Does Northern Ontario Want From Queen’s Park?


     – by Stan Sudol ( – May 31, 2018) May 31, 2018 On June 7th, the people of Ontario will be going to the polls in one of the most pivotal elections in the province’s history. While Northern Ontario – north of the French and Mattawa Rivers, as I have never recognized the […]

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De Beers working on its legacy for Victor Mine

Maija Hoggett

    De Beers working on its legacy for Victor Mine Production expected to end February 2019    by: Maija Hoggett Canada head of external and corporate affairs Tom Ormsby gives an update on the Victor Mine at the Timmins Chamber of Commerce’s Inside Their Business event. Maija Hoggett/TimminsToday Expand   As De Beers gets ready […]

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Sudbury student wins national science fair with self-driving go-kart Brendon Matusch

CBC News Sudbury

      Brendon Matusch could be the next Elon Musk. The 14-year-old student from Sudbury recently took home the top prize at the 2018 Canada-Wide Science with his self-driving go-kart that uses a machine learning system. Vehicle uses machine-learning system to navigate CBC News · Posted: May 22, 2018 10:33 AM ET | Last […]

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SAMSSA Member Epiroc launches Minetruck MT2010 Battery

Media Release Epiroc

      The newest machine to be added to Epiroc’s commanding fleet of electric-powered equipment is the Minetruck MT2010 Battery, now ready to roll in mining operations throughout North America. The Minetruck MT2010 Battery is a sleek and sturdy truck, specially built to transport heavy loads of up to 20 metric tons through narrow […]

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