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Utah seeks $1.9bn compensation from EPA for Gold King Mine spill The US state of Utah is seeking a compensation of $1.9bn from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for damages and cleanup costs relating to the Gold King Mine spill in 2015. Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News

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Carbon

BP Target Neutral expands carbon offset portfolio
BP advances its commitment in support of a lower carbon future: the project portfolio has the total capacity to reduce up to 2.5 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent per year and improve the livelihoods of more than 2 million people.
News
The Washington Companies to acquire Dominion Diamond for $1.2 bn
The Washington Companies has entered into an agreement to take over Dominion Diamond for $1.2bn.
Mining & Commodities > Carbon > News

Coal

Glencore secures mining lease for $7bn Wandoan coal project
By EBR Staff Writer
Mining giant Glencore has secured the first mining leases from Queensland government for its $7bn Wandoan coal project in Australia’s Surat Basin.
News
BHP Billiton elects Ken MacKenzie as new chairman
BHP Billiton has elected Ken MacKenzie to succeed Jac Nasser as chairman who will assume the new role from 1st September, 2017, following Nasser's retirement as both chairman and a non-executive director.
Mining & Commodities > Coal > News

Minerals & Materials

Radius Gold samples bonanza grade gold and silver at Amalia Project, Mexico
Radius Gold has announced new high grade channel sampling results from its recently optioned Amalia Project located in the State of Chihuahua, Mexico.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
Eldorado Gold secures Olympias mine permits from Greece
By EBR Staff Writer
Eldorado Gold has secured two remaining permits relating to its Olympias gold-silver-lead-zinc mine in the Halkidiki Peninsula from the Greek government.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News

Nuclear Fuels

Blue Sky makes significant new uranium-vanadium discovery at Amarillo Grande Project, Argentina
Blue Sky Uranium has reported Phase I Extension reverse circulation (RC) drilling results for the Ivana target and the Phase I results from the remainder of the Amarillo Grande uranium-vanadium project, in Rio Negro Province, Argentina.
Mining & Commodities > Nuclear Fuels > News
IAEA launches low enriched uranium bank in Kazakhstan
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), with the Government of Kazakhstan and the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI), launched a new low enriched uranium (LEU) bank in Kazakhstan.
Power Generation > Nuclear > News