Newmont Mining Partners with Project WET to Provide Water Education in South America and Beyond Earlier this month, Newmont Mining Corp. announced a partnership with the Project WET Foundation to build awareness and advance responsible water...
The biggest energy challenge that Newmont and many other mining companies are facing is the dependence on traditional sources of power, including coal and petroleum. This slows down the transition to alternative power, notes Roberto.
Newmont Mining Corp. is a gold producer, which engages in the production of copper. It operates through the following geographical segments: North America, South America, Australia, and Africa. The North America segment consists primarily of carlin, phoenix, twin creeks...
Boyce is a past Chair of the Coal Industry Advisory Board of the International Energy Agency and is a former Chair of the National Mining Association. He previously served on the Board of Directors of the U.S.-China Business Council, and is a member of The Business Council, Business Roundtable and the National Coal Council.
Newmont generated 346 million tonnes of waste rock and 111 million tonnes of tailings in 2017 – an increase of 3.0 percent and 14.4 percent, respectively, compared to an overall increase in annual consolidated gold production from continuing operations of 8 percent.
Newmont's Cripple Creek & Victor Mine (CC&V) is located in Teller County, Colorado, southwest of Pikes Peak. CC&V was formed as an operating company for mining operations in 1976, with mining in its Cresson Project starting in 1995.
Newmont Mining. by Philip Mattera. Newmont Mining is one of the world's largest gold mining companies and also one of the most controversial. Accusations of environmental and human rights abuses at its operations in countries such as Peru, Indonesia and Ghana have made the company a frequent target of corporate accountability campaigns for more than a decade.
Publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) since 1940, Newmont Mining Corporation has spent a century primarily in the natural resources industry, mining gold, copper, silver, lead, zinc, lithium, uranium, coal, nickel and aggregates, and even developing oil and gas.
When we recognized that local power supplies were inadequate and too expensive to meet the long-term electricity needs of our gold and copper mining operations in northern Nevada, we built our own power plant, which began commercial operations in 2008.
The early portfolio included interests in coal, copper, lead and zinc. Newmont steadily grew by acquisition and diversification, often through joint ventures with other well-established companies. Today, Newmont's portfolio includes significant operations in North America, South America, Australia and …
Newmont Mining Corporation, through its subsidiary Newmont Second Capital Corporation, becomes a majority owner of Minera Yanacocha, a Peruvian gold mining company. 1993 Minera Yanacocha begins operating the Yanacocha mine, the largest open-pit gold mine in South America.
Newmont consumed 28 percent less energy generated from coal compared to the previous year. Lower utilization of coal-generated energy is expected to continue due to efforts to reduce GHG emissions under the 2015 landmark Paris climate accord.
Newmont's purpose is to create value and improve lives through sustainable and responsible mining. We strive to build respectful, mutually beneficial relationships with stakeholders, and to serve as a catalyst for sustainable economic development.
Newmont Mining Corporation, based in Greenwood Village, Colorado, USA, is a mining company that traces its roots to the diversified holding company William Boyce Thompson established in 1916. Incorporated in 1921, it has active gold mines in Nevada, Australia, Ghana, Peru, and Suriname .
The TS Power Plant will provide electricity for Newmont Mining's operations in northern Nevada. In Oct. 2007, the Nevada Department of Environmental Quality issued a modified air permit for the plant. In June 2008, Newmont completed construction of the plant.