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2012-11-15 12:46:34

Mine waste has greenhouse gas-trapping potential that should be economically valued says researcher It's time to economically value the greenhouse gas-trapping potential of mine waste and start making money from it, says mining engineer and geologist Michael Hitch of the University of British Columbia (UBC). Hitch studies the value of mine waste rock for its CO2-sequestration potential, or "SP." He says mining companies across Canada will, in future, be able to offset CO2 emissions with...

2012-09-05 23:03:38

The latest news from El Tigre Silver Corp. confirms it is achieving its goal of near-term gold and silver production. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 September 04, 2012 (Financial Press) — The latest news from El Tigre Silver Corp. confirms its way to achieving its goal of near-term gold and silver production. The Canada-based silver and gold exploration and development company has targeted near-term production (within one year)as part of its ongoing development plan to...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'