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Green Mining Matters - Winter 2014 (newsletter)

Green Mining Matters - Winter 2014 (newsletter)

Amelie Janin

Green Mining Matters is a quartely newsletter from the desk of the NSERC Industrial Research Chair for Colleges in Mine Life Cycle, Dr. Amelie Janin.

Dr. Janin and her partners, Alexco Resources Corp., Capstone Mining Corp., Yukon Zinc Corp. and Victoria Gold Corp., are currently developing research leadership in order to address northern-specific challenges and opportunities within the mining industry. Together, the academic researchers and the industrial partners will develop technologies for a smarter, greener way of mining. The role of the academic researchers is to develop new ideas and test modern technologies. The results of their research, in conjunction with the support and investigations by the industrial partners, provide invaluable scientific knowledge to Yukon’s mining sector.