Sustainability Articles

Deep Sea Mining: discovery or disaster?

With 5,000 new species discovered at a Pacific deep-sea mining site, concerns rise over the impact on ecosystems and biodiversity on the ocean floor

Rio Tinto to build desalination plant to secure water supply

A US$395 million investment in a new seawater desalination plant in Western Australia to provide precious water for mining operations and local communities

Pan American Silver releases 2022 Sustainability Report

Pan American Silver President and CEO Michael Steinmann says focus on ESG continues to be a priority for the mining company


Newmont acquires Newcrest to lead responsible mining

Mining company Newmont has announced an agreement to acquire Newcrest, to strengthen its position as a leader in safe & sustainable gold and copper mining

Rockwell Automation supports sustainable lithium production

Modern DCS from Rockwell Automation provides reliable control for Cornish Lithium's demonstration plant


Mining software market to be worth $14.9 bn by 2028

Over the period of forecast, the surface mining segment is anticipated to hold the majority of the market share.


IEA highlights Latin America's abundant critical materials

The International Energy Agency's latest research paper highlights Latin America's opportunity in critical minerals for the clean energy transition

Oil & gas firms opening up on ESG data following demands

More than a third of oil and gas firms report they are sharing environmental, social and governance-focused data, as investors ask for more evidence