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    The overarching aim of the 2016 Paris Agreement on climate change was for all 196 participating countries to work together to limit global warming to well below 2 °C above pre-industrial levels. The landmark accords stated that this could by achieved by nations reducing carbon emissions as soon as possible...

    In December 2019, The Copper Mark was created in response to a growing collective awareness of the need for the copper industry to improve its ESG credentials. Initially developed and funded by the International Copper Association (ICA), The Copper Mark was founded on the understanding that a credible assurance framework must be separate...

    Experienced Canadian mining executive James Anderson spent seven-and-a-half years leading junior precious metals explorer NuLegacy Gold to drilling success in Nevada’s Cortez Trend, before seeking pastures new South of the Mexico-US border. “I got a chance to take over a company called VanGold; they had what I consider to be...

    Of the multitude of metals and minerals set to play a role in the global clean energy transition, graphite continues to be one of the most overlooked by generalist investors across capital markets. Many market observers see graphite’s traditional uses in steel, cement or glass manufacturing, but...

    ASX-listed explorer Sihayo Gold owns a 75% interest in Indonesian miner PT Sorikmas Mining, which provides it with access to the Sihayo-Pungkut 7th Generation Contract of Work (CoW) – a 66,000 hectares mining lease located in the Province of North Sumatra. Indonesia needs no further introduction to those working in the...

    Canuc Resources still bears the name it was christened with in 1954 when it focused exclusively on uranium mining prospects in Canada (Canuc = Canadian nuclear). The company has experienced several evolutions over the ensuing decades, most recently switching its focus from a gold project...

    The historic First Hit gold project, located approximately 150 km Northwest of Western Australia’s famous mining town Kalgoorlie, was most recently mined by Barra Resources in 2001 after they identified high-grade potential within the prospective Ida and Zuleika Shear zones, which are host to many significant gold deposits in the Eastern Goldfields. The former operators mined around...

    Chile-focused explorer Marimaca Copper holds the distinction of making one of a handful of (or perhaps the only) new copper discoveries around the world since 2015. While this paucity of new discoveries speaks to a growing problem in the balance of supply and demand for the dynamic ‘red metal’,...