“This process will render gold mining and gold recovery compatible with 21st century environmental consciousness”
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian news agencies say a fire at a Siberian coal mine has killed 52 miners and rescuers.
Hundreds of dredging rafts operated by illegal miners have gathered in a gold rush on the Madeira River, a major tributary of the Amazon, floating hundreds of miles as state and federal authorities dispute who is responsible for stopping them. Bryan Wood reports.
DENVER — For the 14th year in a row, Newmont Corp. joins the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, representing the top 10% of the largest 2,500 companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index, the company recently announced.
The i-80 Gold Corp. announced the company is proceeding with its planned underground advanced-exploration program at the McCoy-Cove property south of Battle Mountain that is one of i-80 Gold’s development projects in Nevada.
Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy will be guest speaker for the American Exploration & Mining Association’s upcoming annual meeting in Sparks, and one of the keynote speakers will be Greg Lang, the president and chief executive officer of NovaGold Resources Inc.
The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration is returning in person to Salt Lake City for its 2022 conference.
The company says the area contains about 825,000 ounces of gold
Anova Metals Limited has applied for a renewal of the water pollution control permit for their Big Springs mine project north of Elko. Anyone who wants to comment on the permit, recommend terms and conditions for consideration of incorporation into the permit, or request a public hearing, mu…
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JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday it is extending through May a timeline to decide how or whether to proceed with proposed restrictions on mining in Alaska’s Bristol Bay region, which is known for its salmon runs.
Proponents of the project featuring a sodium-cooled fast reactor and molten salt energy storage say it would perform better, be safer and cost less than traditional nuclear power.
Argonaut Gold Inc. announced adjusted net income of $17.4 million, or 6 cents per share, in the third quarter, up 43% over the 2020 quarter, and the company reported increased gold equivalent ounces at the Florida Canyon Mine in Nevada, as well as companywide.
“Our goal has always been to be a true local provider to the industries around Elko, and as our customer base has grown, so, too, has our commitment to the city,” said Randy Evans, president of construction, mining and safety.
The alliance with Caterpillar will “address climate change by fundamentally managing the mining industry through rapid development and implementation of a comprehensive all-electric autonomous mining system to achieve zero emissions mining.”
Gold’s value may be going up yet again.
RENO – Justin Abernathy has been named the Deputy State Director for Energy and Minerals for the Bureau of Land Management in Nevada. He replaces Brian Amme, who retired in 2020.
The company plans to have a contractor dig trenches to gather samples for the archaeological survey across about a quarter of an acre and has pledged to halt all operations if any human remains are found
The company is estimating the current impact of inflation at 3% to 3.5% but looking ahead Kinross is expecting a 5% to 7% impact.
Montana tribes and conservation groups sued state environmental regulators Wednesday after Gov. Greg Gianforte's administration dropped a legal claim against a mining executive over decades of pollution from several mines.
The drilling at Granite Creek and now at Ruby Hill are the company’s “two major drill campaigns.”
“I don’t want people to think we are shutting down. We are absolutely moving forward with a milling operation”
The company reported the Gold Bar Mine in Nevada increased production 82% in the quarter
One option for access to the mine site would be from Elko via Bullion Road and out to South Railroad.
Hecla stated that the company spent a record amount of $13.7 million on exploration in the third quarter