Energy solutions for ultra-deep mines

Published on: Fall 2016

By Kylie Williams

A number of alternative energy sources and innovations are being developed across Canada to overcome the challenges of mining at depths greater than 2.5 kilometres below the surface. Ranging from electric vehicles to geothermal heating and cooling options, these products and solutions are rapidly being brought to market by small to medium enterprises, or SMEs, who are nimble and focused on creating commercializable products industry can use right now.

Read the full article in Ontario Mining Review Fall 2016: https://issomer_2016_fall_web-1-7