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Mining Tech Research
Jul 21, 2021
Repurposing Fossil Fuel Assets: New Options

Repurposing Fossil Fuel Assets: New Options

A more value-added approach to repurposing redundant fossil fuel assets such as coal mines and power stations is available.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 20, 2021
Australian Project Could Produce up to 50 Gigawatts of Renewable Power

Australian Project Could Produce up to 50 Gigawatts of Renewable Power

When fully operational, the Western Green Energy Hub could produce up to 50 gigawatts of hybrid wind and solar power over 15,000-square-kilometres in South-East Western Australia.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 16, 2021
Partnership for Sustainable Lithium Mining in Chile

Partnership for Sustainable Lithium Mining in Chile

Several companies have initiated a "Responsible Lithium Partnership" aiming to work towards responsible natural resource management, including lithium, in Chile's Salar de Atacama.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 14, 2021
A Growing Interest in Vanadium, But Competition is Keeping The Pace

A Growing Interest in Vanadium, But Competition is Keeping The Pace

The Vanadium Redox Flow Battery (VRFB) has been the first redox flow battery to be commercialized and to bring light to the flow battery technology. In the latest update of the IDTechEx report, "Redox Flow Batteries 2021-2031", a substantial forward-looking approach has been assumed in forecasting the trend of adoption of this technology, with a multi-billion market size in 2031.
External Company Press Release
Towards Greener Energy: Aggreko powers The Open With Renewable Energy

Towards Greener Energy: Aggreko powers The Open With Renewable Energy

Aggreko, has partnered with R&A to deliver a renewable power solution at the 149th Open Championship at Royal St George's Golf Club in Sandwich, England. The hybrid system will reduce carbon emissions by up to 40% compared to the previously used fossil fuelled systems.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 1, 2021
Autonomous Excavators Ready for Around the Clock Real World Deployment

Autonomous Excavators Ready for Around the Clock Real World Deployment

Researchers have introduced an autonomous excavator system that can perform material loading tasks for a long duration without any human intervention while offering performance closely equivalent to that of an experienced human operator.
Mining Tech Research
Jun 24, 2021
Rio Tinto to Deploy World's First Fully Autonomous Water Trucks

Rio Tinto to Deploy World's First Fully Autonomous Water Trucks

Rio Tinto will deploy the world's first fully autonomous water trucks at its $2.6 billion Gudai-Darri iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region. The new vehicles, primarily used for dust suppression on site, will enhance productivity by enabling mine operations to digitally track water consumption and reduce waste.
Mining Tech Research
Jun 23, 2021
Solid-State Battery Market Will Grow to $8 Billion by 2031

Solid-State Battery Market Will Grow to $8 Billion by 2031

With an increasing number of players working in this field and some milestones being achieved, the solid-state battery market is expected to grow to $ 8 billion by 2031, according to IDTechEx's new report "Solid-State and Polymer Batteries 2021-2031: Technology, Forecasts, Players".
Mining Tech Research
Jun 11, 2021
50MW/500MWh Liquid Air Energy Storage Facility in the Atacama Region

50MW/500MWh Liquid Air Energy Storage Facility in the Atacama Region

With one of the highest solar irradiations in the world, the Atacama Region has the potential to generate all the country's electricity. By pairing solar with cryogenic energy storage, Chile can benefit from 24/7, 100% renewable energy.
Mining Tech Research
Jun 10, 2021
Green Crypto Firm Runs Mining Computers off Cow Manure

Green Crypto Firm Runs Mining Computers off Cow Manure

A crypto mining business which runs its computers off cow manure has taken £5million in sales bookings so far this year.
Mining Tech Research
Jun 8, 2021
Flexible, High-Performance Transparent Electrodes

Flexible, High-Performance Transparent Electrodes

The future of electronic displays will be thin, flexible and durable. One barrier to this, however, is that one of the most widely used transparent conductors for electronic displays—indium tin oxide —doesn't perform as well on larger areas and can crack and break down with wear.
External Company Press Release
Viridi Parente First Shipment of Batteries to Li-Cycle for Recycling

Viridi Parente First Shipment of Batteries to Li-Cycle for Recycling

Viridi Parente Inc has shipped its initial batch of lithium-ion batteries to Li-Cycle Corp. By recycling 100% of its end-of-life cells, Viridi Parente is expanding the company's commitment to energy sustainability and the circular energy economy by enabling the wider adoption of safe lithium-ion batteries for industrial, commercial, municipal, medical, and residential use.
Mining Tech Research
May 24, 2021
BASF and RWE to Cooperate on New Technologies for Climate Protection

BASF and RWE to Cooperate on New Technologies for Climate Protection

BASF and RWE have presented a project idea that shows how industrial production can become sustainable and future-proof. The project envisions an additional offshore wind farm with a capacity of 2 gigawatts to provide the Ludwigshafen chemical site with green electricity and enable CO2-free production of hydrogen. The aim is to electrify the production processes for basic chemicals, which are currently based on fossil fuels.
External Company Press Release
Kudun and Partner Leads B.Grimm on Acquisition of Solar in Cambodia

Kudun and Partner Leads B.Grimm on Acquisition of Solar in Cambodia

Kudun and Partners represented B.Grimm Power Public Company Limited on a cross-border investment transaction on acquiring 100% shares in a project company that has obtained the right to develop the first-ever ground-mounted solar photovoltaics project in Cambodia with the power purchase agreement for 30 Megawatts with Electricite Du Cambodge for a period of 20 years.
Mining Tech Research
May 17, 2021
Large Scale Hydrogen Storage Solutions to Support Decarbonisation

Large Scale Hydrogen Storage Solutions to Support Decarbonisation

Mitsubishi Power Americas and Texas Brine Company have signed an agreement to develop large-scale long-duration hydrogen storage solutions to support decarbonization efforts across the eastern United States. Long-duration hydrogen storage is a key enabling technology for the transition to a net zero carbon energy future.
Mining Tech Research
May 6, 2021
Solar Battery Hybrid Power Plant for Egypt's Largest Gold Mine

Solar Battery Hybrid Power Plant for Egypt's Largest Gold Mine

The 36 MW solar farm and a 7.5 MW battery-energy storage system will tangibly reduce CO2 emissions of existing diesel power station.
External Company Press Release
Development of Ground-Breaking Graphene-Aluminium Composite

Development of Ground-Breaking Graphene-Aluminium Composite

Tirupati Graphite plc announces that Tirupati Graphene and Mintech Research Centre its graphene and technology development unit, has developed a ground-breaking graphene-aluminium composite which exhibits significantly higher conductivity and strength properties over aluminium and comparable to copper.
External Company Press Release
Aggreko Partners with Argonne National Laboratory

Aggreko Partners with Argonne National Laboratory

Aggreko has delivered a smart battery storage system to Argonne National Laboratory. The solution will expand high power charging for electric vehicles at the organisation's Smart Energy Plaza near Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Mining Tech Research
Apr 26, 2021
3 Types of Car That Have Prospered Despite COVID-19

3 Types of Car That Have Prospered Despite COVID-19

COVID-19 has had a drastic effect on the automotive industry. Despite these damning figures, there is a silver lining. This article looks at the 3 types of cars where sales saw an increase across most of the globe.
Mining Tech Research
Apr 21, 2021
Materials Informatics Can Revolutionize the 3D Printing Market

Materials Informatics Can Revolutionize the 3D Printing Market

The 3D printing market is diverse; certain materials and applications are seeing significant commercial growth while others are still overcoming technical and economic barriers to adoption.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 21, 2021
Repurposing Fossil Fuel Assets: New Options

Repurposing Fossil Fuel Assets: New Options

A more value-added approach to repurposing redundant fossil fuel assets such as coal mines and power stations is available.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 16, 2021
Partnership for Sustainable Lithium Mining in Chile

Partnership for Sustainable Lithium Mining in Chile

Several companies have initiated a "Responsible Lithium Partnership" aiming to work towards responsible natural resource management, including lithium, in Chile's Salar de Atacama.
External Company Press Release
Towards Greener Energy: Aggreko powers The Open With Renewable Energy

Towards Greener Energy: Aggreko powers The Open With Renewable Energy

Aggreko, has partnered with R&A to deliver a renewable power solution at the 149th Open Championship at Royal St George's Golf Club in Sandwich, England. The hybrid system will reduce carbon emissions by up to 40% compared to the previously used fossil fuelled systems.
Mining Tech Research
Jun 24, 2021
Rio Tinto to Deploy World's First Fully Autonomous Water Trucks

Rio Tinto to Deploy World's First Fully Autonomous Water Trucks

Rio Tinto will deploy the world's first fully autonomous water trucks at its $2.6 billion Gudai-Darri iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region. The new vehicles, primarily used for dust suppression on site, will enhance productivity by enabling mine operations to digitally track water consumption and reduce waste.
Mining Tech Research
Jun 11, 2021
50MW/500MWh Liquid Air Energy Storage Facility in the Atacama Region

50MW/500MWh Liquid Air Energy Storage Facility in the Atacama Region

With one of the highest solar irradiations in the world, the Atacama Region has the potential to generate all the country's electricity. By pairing solar with cryogenic energy storage, Chile can benefit from 24/7, 100% renewable energy.
Mining Tech Research
Jun 8, 2021
Flexible, High-Performance Transparent Electrodes

Flexible, High-Performance Transparent Electrodes

The future of electronic displays will be thin, flexible and durable. One barrier to this, however, is that one of the most widely used transparent conductors for electronic displays—indium tin oxide —doesn't perform as well on larger areas and can crack and break down with wear.
Mining Tech Research
May 24, 2021
BASF and RWE to Cooperate on New Technologies for Climate Protection

BASF and RWE to Cooperate on New Technologies for Climate Protection

BASF and RWE have presented a project idea that shows how industrial production can become sustainable and future-proof. The project envisions an additional offshore wind farm with a capacity of 2 gigawatts to provide the Ludwigshafen chemical site with green electricity and enable CO2-free production of hydrogen. The aim is to electrify the production processes for basic chemicals, which are currently based on fossil fuels.
Mining Tech Research
May 17, 2021
Large Scale Hydrogen Storage Solutions to Support Decarbonisation

Large Scale Hydrogen Storage Solutions to Support Decarbonisation

Mitsubishi Power Americas and Texas Brine Company have signed an agreement to develop large-scale long-duration hydrogen storage solutions to support decarbonization efforts across the eastern United States. Long-duration hydrogen storage is a key enabling technology for the transition to a net zero carbon energy future.
External Company Press Release
Development of Ground-Breaking Graphene-Aluminium Composite

Development of Ground-Breaking Graphene-Aluminium Composite

Tirupati Graphite plc announces that Tirupati Graphene and Mintech Research Centre its graphene and technology development unit, has developed a ground-breaking graphene-aluminium composite which exhibits significantly higher conductivity and strength properties over aluminium and comparable to copper.
Mining Tech Research
Apr 26, 2021
3 Types of Car That Have Prospered Despite COVID-19

3 Types of Car That Have Prospered Despite COVID-19

COVID-19 has had a drastic effect on the automotive industry. Despite these damning figures, there is a silver lining. This article looks at the 3 types of cars where sales saw an increase across most of the globe.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 20, 2021
Australian Project Could Produce up to 50 Gigawatts of Renewable Power

Australian Project Could Produce up to 50 Gigawatts of Renewable Power

When fully operational, the Western Green Energy Hub could produce up to 50 gigawatts of hybrid wind and solar power over 15,000-square-kilometres in South-East Western Australia.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 14, 2021
A Growing Interest in Vanadium, But Competition is Keeping The Pace

A Growing Interest in Vanadium, But Competition is Keeping The Pace

The Vanadium Redox Flow Battery (VRFB) has been the first redox flow battery to be commercialized and to bring light to the flow battery technology. In the latest update of the IDTechEx report, "Redox Flow Batteries 2021-2031", a substantial forward-looking approach has been assumed in forecasting the trend of adoption of this technology, with a multi-billion market size in 2031.
Mining Tech Research
Jul 1, 2021
Autonomous Excavators Ready for Around the Clock Real World Deployment

Autonomous Excavators Ready for Around the Clock Real World Deployment

Researchers have introduced an autonomous excavator system that can perform material loading tasks for a long duration without any human intervention while offering performance closely equivalent to that of an experienced human operator.
Mining Tech Research
Jun 23, 2021
Solid-State Battery Market Will Grow to $8 Billion by 2031

Solid-State Battery Market Will Grow to $8 Billion by 2031

With an increasing number of players working in this field and some milestones being achieved, the solid-state battery market is expected to grow to $ 8 billion by 2031, according to IDTechEx's new report "Solid-State and Polymer Batteries 2021-2031: Technology, Forecasts, Players".
Mining Tech Research
Jun 10, 2021
Green Crypto Firm Runs Mining Computers off Cow Manure

Green Crypto Firm Runs Mining Computers off Cow Manure

A crypto mining business which runs its computers off cow manure has taken £5million in sales bookings so far this year.
External Company Press Release
Viridi Parente First Shipment of Batteries to Li-Cycle for Recycling

Viridi Parente First Shipment of Batteries to Li-Cycle for Recycling

Viridi Parente Inc has shipped its initial batch of lithium-ion batteries to Li-Cycle Corp. By recycling 100% of its end-of-life cells, Viridi Parente is expanding the company's commitment to energy sustainability and the circular energy economy by enabling the wider adoption of safe lithium-ion batteries for industrial, commercial, municipal, medical, and residential use.
External Company Press Release
Kudun and Partner Leads B.Grimm on Acquisition of Solar in Cambodia

Kudun and Partner Leads B.Grimm on Acquisition of Solar in Cambodia

Kudun and Partners represented B.Grimm Power Public Company Limited on a cross-border investment transaction on acquiring 100% shares in a project company that has obtained the right to develop the first-ever ground-mounted solar photovoltaics project in Cambodia with the power purchase agreement for 30 Megawatts with Electricite Du Cambodge for a period of 20 years.
Mining Tech Research
May 6, 2021
Solar Battery Hybrid Power Plant for Egypt's Largest Gold Mine

Solar Battery Hybrid Power Plant for Egypt's Largest Gold Mine

The 36 MW solar farm and a 7.5 MW battery-energy storage system will tangibly reduce CO2 emissions of existing diesel power station.
External Company Press Release
Aggreko Partners with Argonne National Laboratory

Aggreko Partners with Argonne National Laboratory

Aggreko has delivered a smart battery storage system to Argonne National Laboratory. The solution will expand high power charging for electric vehicles at the organisation's Smart Energy Plaza near Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Mining Tech Research
Apr 21, 2021
Materials Informatics Can Revolutionize the 3D Printing Market

Materials Informatics Can Revolutionize the 3D Printing Market

The 3D printing market is diverse; certain materials and applications are seeing significant commercial growth while others are still overcoming technical and economic barriers to adoption.
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