OTTAWA – The Council of Canadian Academies (www.ScienceAdvice.ca) has released a new report on mitigating the environmental impact of Alberta's oil sands. The report says short to medium term technologies can reduce the footprint on a per...
May 28, 2015 4:20PM
BRITISH COLUMBIA – The failing coal market has forced Teck Resources of Vancouver to announce temporary shutdowns at its six Canadian steelmaking coal operations to adjust production and inventories. The Fording River, Greenhills, Line...
May 28, 2015 4:18PM
ONTARIO – Milling at the Lac des Iles palladium project 85 km northwest of Thunder Bay, has been suspended and owner North American Palladium says the timing of the restart is uncertain. The late and rapid onset of spring has caused water...
May 28, 2015 4:16PM
Golden Minerals Co. of Golden, CO, has promoted Warren Rehn to president, replacing Jeffrey G. Clevenger who continues to serve as chairman and CEO.
May 28, 2015 4:14PM
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario – Galaxy Broadband Communications has signed long term capacity agreements with Telesat for multiple transponder equivalents of Ka-band space segment on Telesat's Anik F2 satellite to support business growth in...
May 28, 2015 4:13PM
Recent news reports indicate China is becoming more active on the uranium front, with a state owned nuclear giant eyeing international uranium projects following its acquisition of a share in French nuclear firm Areva.
May 28, 2015 4:11PM
QUEBEC – Vancouver's Integra Gold Corp. has received the provincial permits to develop an underground exploration decline for the Triangle zone, part of the Lamaque gold project, in Val d'Or.
May 27, 2015 4:02PM
ONTARIO – Pure Gold Mining of Vancouver continues to hit zones of high grades near the surface at its Madsen gold project 16 km west of Red Lake.
May 27, 2015 4:01PM
NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – The latest drill results from the Kennady North diamond property, adjacent to the Gahcho Kué development, cut 194.59 metres and 187.30 metres of kimberlite at the Kelvin North target, said 100% owner Kennady...
May 27, 2015 4:00PM
ROMANIA – Vancouver's Eldorado Gold Corp. is pleased with the results of the feasibility study for its 80.5% owned Certej gold project near the town of Deva. The study projects an estimated cash cost of US$568/oz and an all-in sustaining...
May 27, 2015 3:58PM