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Wide-ranging analysis finds negative overall impacts from coal mining in Rockies

Moosejaw Today 10 Nov 2021
CALGARY — An analysis from the University of Calgary concludes that a coal mine on protected land on the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains wouldn't be an overall benefit to Alberta ... Winter says the latest information on coal markets suggests such a mine ...
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A Bitcoin Mine In Navajo Nation Flares Tensions

Slashdot 10 Nov 2021
But all around the mine, Dine ... The Navajo Tribal Utility Authority (NTUA), the nation's non-profit utility enterprise that initially partnered with Calgary, Alberta blockchain company WestBlock on the mine project, is working to connect more homes on the nation to basic utilities.
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Analysis finds negative overall impacts from coal mining in Rockies

Castanet 10 Nov 2021
An analysis from the University of Calgary concludes that a coal mine on protected land on the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains wouldn't be an overall benefit to Alberta ... Meanwhile, a mine would displace ranching and tourism, damage ...
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New U of C research finds negative overall impacts from coal mining in Rockies

CBC 10 Nov 2021
An analysis from the University of Calgary concludes that a coal mine on protected land on the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains wouldn't be an overall benefit to Alberta ... .
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Mountain Province Diamonds appoints new CEO

Mining Dot Com 09 Nov 2021
Wall will be based in Calgary, Canada, which is also the location of the DeBeers’s offices and it is and within close reach to the Gahcho Kué mine site and Kennady ...
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Mountain Province Diamonds Announces the Appointment of Mark Wall as President, CEO and Director

Cadillac News 09 Nov 2021
Wall has over 25 years of experience in the mining industry, across the spectrum of executive, operations, commercial and sustainability roles ... Wall will be based in Calgary, Canada, which is also the location of the DeBeers Canada office and within close reach to the Gahcho Ku� mine site and Kennady exploration areas.".
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Slain Mexican activist's supporters contest federal watchdog's refusal to probe case

Moosejaw Today 08 Nov 2021
OTTAWA — Family and supporters of a Mexican activist who was killed after opposing a Canadian company's mining project are challenging a federal ombudsman's decision not to investigate the matter ... In 2007, Calgary-based Blackfire Exploration Ltd. opened a barite mine ...
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Proposed southern Alberta coal mine could become renewable energy complex instead

North Shore News 20 Oct 2021
CALGARY — An Australian company that had proposed a new coal mine for southern Alberta now says it may build a green hydrogen facility on the site instead ... Montem is among a number of coal exploration companies that had proposed new coal mines for Alberta.
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Manitoba must do more to encourage mining

Resource World 10 Aug 2021
The Manitoba mining industry received some good news recently, but the province still needs to reform its mining policies for the sector to thrive ... The province’s mining policies are a mixed package ... A study by the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary documented how distorted the province’s mining taxation policies had become.
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Norman Manley — washed away by flood, lost at sea, held at gunpoint

Jamaica Observer 01 Aug 2021
IF anyone has had a more exciting, adventurous life than Norman Douglas Manley, then he can put his hand up now ... Six years ago he was washed away by raging water flowing through the Sandy Gully — one of the most dangerous experiences that anyone could undergo ... “A friend of mine, now a lawyer in Calgary, went to Paradise Beach in Barbados.
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UPDATE 1-Suncor raises Fort Hills mine costs, delays production ramp-up

Yahoo Daily News 29 Jul 2021
(Adds details on Fort Hills mine, CEO quote, share price) ... CALGARY, Alberta, July 29 (Reuters) - Canadian oil sands producer Suncor Energy said on Thursday that work needed to stabilize a slope at its Fort Hills mine in northern Alberta will delay a ramp-up in production and add to cash operating costs.
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Suncor Energy cuts guidance for Fort Hills due to slope instability at mine site

North Shore News 29 Jul 2021
CALGARY — Suncor Energy Inc. said Thursday it will produce less bitumen than expected this year from its Fort Hills oilsands mine. The Calgary-based oilsands producer and refiner cut its 2021 production guidance for Fort Hills in northern Alberta to between 45,000 and 55,000 barrels per day, from a previous 65,000 to 85,000 barrels per day.
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Company wants to appeal decision that rejected proposed Alberta open-pit coal mine

North Shore News 16 Jul 2021
CALGARY — The company behind a proposed open-pit coal mine in Alberta's Rocky Mountains has filed a request to appeal a decision by a review panel that rejected the project as being not in the public interest. Benga Mining Limited filed the ...
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Internet Company The9 Reveals Hosting Partnership With Russian Bitcoin Miner Bitriver

Bitcoin 14 Jul 2021
The9 Teams Up With the Bitcoin Mining Operation Bitriver ... NCTY) has explained its plans to collaborate with the bitcoin mining company from Moscow, Bitriver ... The plan with Montcrypto is to construct a 20 MW bitcoin mining facility in Calgary, Canada ... The Russian company Bitriver has also been making various moves within the bitcoin mining industry.
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Who Saved Alberta’s Mountaintops and Precious Clean Water? Albertans

Resilience 13 Jul 2021
A functioning system would never have considered planting an economically dodgy open-pit coal mine in the middle of a critical watershed that supplies clean water to more than a million Canadians any more than the City of Calgary would consider putting a latrine next to a public swimming pool.
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