Tag: mining and environment

Mining & Resources

Meeting the rising energy demand in South East Asia

As the lone provider of power using sub-bituminous low sulfur coal for Mindanao, STEAG State Power Inc.'s (SPI) power plant accounts for about 18% of the island's electricity demand.  As energy demand in South East Asia is expected to increase by as much as 80% in the future, the Mindanao electricity mix will see the rise…

25 Jun 2014, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

New oil recycling plant to assist Queensland mining sector

Queensland's mining industry received a massive boost after the recent opening of the country's biggest oil recycling plant. According to Environment Minister Andrew Powell, the $55 million Yarwun-based re-refinery promises to deliver a "major environmental coup" for the Sunshine State, with its capacity to process up to 100 per cent of the state's waste lube…

20 Mar 2014, by Informa Insights