Aurizon managing director and chief executive officer Andrew Harding has anticipated that China’s decline in coal import volume will continue.
Rio Tinto has joined forces with the world’s largest brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) to make beer cans out of responsibly produced, low-carbon aluminium.
BHP plans to reduce scope two emissions at its Queensland coal mines by 50 percent in the next five years.
Economic growth, urbanisation and growing populations are fuelling demand for new urban infrastructure, technology and modern conveniences.
Newmont has significantly reduced greenhouse gas emissions across its operations, with the company’s 2019 sustainability report showing that it has almost fulfilled this year’s targets.
Vulcan Energy Resources has doubled its share price since its low point in March, when COVID-19 struck global markets.
Cameco chief executive Tim Gitzel reiterated the company’s growing optimism and confidence in the uranium market amid temporary suspension of its projects in Western Australia.
Hastings Deering is delivering the productivity, green and safety needs of its mining company partners with the release of the Cat R2900 underground loader.
Protest and activism led to the International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) in Melbourne hitting global headlines this year.
Federal Resources Minister Matt Canavan addressed the second day of the IMARC conference, saying a demanded action on climate change needed to be supported by Australia’s resources development.
For suppliers, partnering with a company like BHP is the ultimate goal. And now, BHP’s group procurement officer Sundeep Singh has revealed what it takes to be a supplier for the company.
An Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence based at the University of Newcastle in New South Wales has been established to work towards achieving zero-emission mining with more sustainable minerals processing.
The Eden eco-tourism project in Anglesea, Victoria is set to provide a range of economic benefits, including the creation of 1300 new jobs in the region.
Renewable energy and mining go hand in hand and will play a vital role in the climate and emission changes facing every business.
How have mining companies improved their approach to securing the social licence to operate over the long term?
Lithium Australia has acquired a significant interest in battery recycling company Envirostream in line with the Australian Government’s critical minerals ambition in 2019.
Curtin University research has found that the impact of mining on animals is overlooked in most site restoration assessments.
Anglo American has launched a new sustainability strategy that outlines its goals for community development, environment and improving trust and transparency within the mining industry by 2030.
As the mining industry is often scrutinised for its potential environmental impact, the need for companies to retain their social license to operate should remain a key priority.
Newmont has made the top position on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World), marking nearly a decade in the index.