The NWT and Nunavut Chamber of Mines has proposed new towns, roads, railways and power plants in the hopes of encouraging mine development in the territories.
Do you support these ambitious plans to open up the North?
To weigh in with your opinion, go to www.CanadianMiningJournal.com and click on the Hot Topic box on the right hand side of the page.
As always reader comments are welcome. Send them to the Net News editor, Marilyn Scales, [email protected].
Last week: We asked CMJ readers whether or not they thought small nuclear generators could be a viable power option for remote mine sites. Seven out of ten respondents said "yes". The rest were split 12% for "maybe" and 17% for "no".