Decarbonising the steel industry will require an increase in high grade iron ore production and improved beneficiation techniques, finds a new report from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA).
Accra, Ghana// – Newmont Ghana has successfully sold 3,500 ounces of gold to the Bank of Ghana, the nation’s central bank, in the first domestic gold purchasing programme.
Ghana President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has commissioned one hundred (100) mercury-free gold processing equipment, commonly referred to as Gold Katcha.
The Government of Ghana has given more than 400 acres of state lands, including a section of the military barracks in Kumasi, to the Asantehene.
Alain Libondo (17) left, and Nsinku Zihindula (25), hammering at solid rock to find cassiterite and coltan at Szibira, South Kivu. Photo by Tom Stoddart via Getty Images Oluwole Ojewale, Institute for Security Studies The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is rich in natural resources – its untapped deposits of minerals are estimated to be […]
The town of Obuasi in the Ashanti region of Ghana, West Africa, has a long and rich mining history. In 1897, large scale commercial and industrial mining began at the Obuasi Gold Mine and continued for over a century until its closure in 2014 for major restructuring.
The West African mining industry is thriving. As one of the world’s largest gold-producing regions, it also supplies 22.6% of global titanium oxide, 11.5% bauxite (used to create aluminum) and 5.6% uranium.
Lithium is the driving force behind electric vehicles, but will supply keep pace with demand? New technologies and sources of supply can fill the gap. Despite expectations that lithium demand will rise from approximately 500,000 metric tons of lithium carbonate equivalent (LCE) in 2021 to some three million to four million metric tons in 2030, we […]