NAIT is currently working on Phase 1 of the applied research project to test DME in long-haul trucks in Alberta.
Education, Renewable Energy, Alberta

NAIT applies DME to long-haul trucks in Alberta

NAIT researcher explains DME, NAIT’s applied research project with industry partners, and how close the alternative renewable fuel is to market.

by Jillian Clark
A wind turbine in a field with a herd of deer lounging in the grass around it.
Renewable Energy, Sustainability & environment, Technology, Alberta

Major renewable energy company focuses on Alberta

EDF EN Canada has several wind projects currently advancing through development in Alberta, but is also exploring combinations of solar and wind.

by Jillian Clark
View of the KSM Project, near Stewart, B.C.
Mining Insider, Minerals, Mines, British Columbia Gold/Copper grades push higher in Seabridge’s Iron Cap drilling

Seabridge Gold holds a 100% interest in several North American gold resource projects, including the KSM Project near Stewart, B.C.

Picture of trucks lined up in field, with technicians monitoring equipment.
Energy, Global Explor raises bar for high density 3D seismic in Canada, sets new Canadian production record

Explor is a privately held Canadian company that acquires high quality geophysical data with minimal environmental impact.

Four men on a roof working on an equipment installation.
Education, Alberta

Microgrid innovation at Medicine Hat College

Bluenergy Solarwind perfects double-helix urban wind turbine for Medicine Hat College’s microgrid.

by Jillian Clark
Bryan Cox
Mines, British Columbia

Podcast: One-on-one ​Interview with ​MABC president, ​Bryan Cox

Mining and Energy goes one-on-one with Bryan Cox, ​President and CEO of the Mining Association of British Columbia

Foster Coulson standing with the Coulson Ice Blast product

Introducing Ice Storm90™

Coulson Ice Blast offers an environmentally friendly and cost-effective way to clean heavy equipment.

by Jillian Clark
Wind turbine at the Old Man 1 wind farm.
Alberta

Competing in the Renewable Energy Program

Alberta Wind Energy Corporation and Boralex join forces as Alberta Renewable Power Limited Partnership to compete in the AESO’s Renewable Energy Program.

by Jillian Clark
Inproheat

Efficient hot water production with SubCom®

Inproheat uses sixty years of experience and refined SubCom® technology to compete in the final phase of Foresight’s ARCTIC challenge.

by Jillian Clark
Heron Canada was founded with the goal of advocating for the aboriginal communities in Northern Ontario. Now they offer sustainable solutions for mining.

Bringing bidirectional chargers to mine sites

Heron Canada, a member of MSTA Canada, offers sustainable solutions for mining’s power problems in the form of microgrids and electric vehicles.

by Jillian Clark
Photo courtesy Lake Erie Portable Screeners
Products & equipment

New Pitbull Grizzly Screen offers ease-of-use and serviceability features

Lake Erie Portable Screeners is proud to introduce the heavy-duty Pitbull PB148 Static Grizzly.

Farren Billey of FB Drilling shows elementary school students how a diamond drill rig works. The drill rig is the chamber’s educational-relations centrepiece.
Education, Minerals, Mines, Products & equipment

Mingle with miners during Minerals South

The 13th annual Minerals South Conference and Trade Show is hosted by the East Kootenay Chamber of Mines (EKCM).

by Kyle Born
Avalon employee at the spring drilling program.

Avalon Advanced Materials goes after green

Separation Rapids project near Kenora, Ontario, will produce lithium hydroxide, but is also exploring ways to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.

by Jillian Clark
MSTA Canada's mandate is to advocate for the mining suppliers of Canada, offer networking opportunities, and prepare their members for domestic and international markets.

Modernizing mining suppliers

The Canadian Association of Mining Equipment and Services for Export (CAMESE) rebranded to become MSTA Canada

by Jillian Clark
Cypher Environmental is continuously searching for new ways to improve efficiency on mine sites with environmentally friendly products.

Searching for sustainable solutions

Cypher Environmental Ltd., headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, offers sustainable solutions to mine sites around the world.

by Jillian Clark
Peter LeCouffe, Operations Manager, holding their new RTK fixed wing drone next to our GPS base station.

The future is here

Harrier Aerial Surveys' drones collect aerial imagery to create digital elevation models and 3-D measurements

by Jillian Clark
Frank Roberto, Technical Specialist at Newmont Mining.
Sustainability & environment, Global

Market Report: How is Carbon Shaping Energy for Mines?

The decarbonization of the mining industry kickstarts innovation to incorporate renewables.

by Catherine Skrzypinski, Energy and Mines