LOOK: Massive sinkhole appears in Chile | ABSCBN NewsLOOK: Massive sinkhole appears in Chile | ABSCBN News

LOOK: Massive sinkhole appears in Chile | ABSCBN News

 · Aerial view taken on August 1, 2022, showing a large sinkhole that appeared over the weekend near the mining town of Tierra Amarilla, Copiapo Province, in the Atacama Desert in Chile. A 100metre security perimeter has been erected around the hole which appeared in the Tierra Amarilla municipality near the Alcaparrosa mine operated by Canadian firm Lundin Mining.
The 'White Gold' Rush: Impacts of lithium mining in South .The 'White Gold' Rush: Impacts of lithium mining in South .

The 'White Gold' Rush: Impacts of lithium mining in South .

 · This became evident when the largest lithium mining corporation in Chile, 'Sociedad Química y Minera' (SQM), was privatised in the 1980's during Augusto Pinochet's regime, with his former soninlaw now owning a controlling stake (to read more about Pinochet, click here).Since Pinochet's regime, much of Chile's wealth has remained in the hands of the .
Lundin Mining confirms sinkhole near Ojos del Salado operations in ChileLundin Mining confirms sinkhole near Ojos del Salado operations in Chile

Lundin Mining confirms sinkhole near Ojos del Salado operations in Chile

 · On Monday, Lundin Mining (TSX: LUN) confirmed that a sinkhole was detected near to its Minera Ojos del Salado operations in Chile on July 30, 2022. The company said that upon detection, the area was immediately isolated and the relevant regulatory authorities notified, adding that there has been no impact to personnel, equipment or infrastructure.
Gold Fields bolsters Chile presence with investment in ...Gold Fields bolsters Chile presence with investment in ...

Gold Fields bolsters Chile presence with investment in ...

1 hour ago · Pursuant to the private placement, Gold Fields will purchase 15 million common shares of Torq at a price of C per share, which represents a 23% premium to the stock's 20day average trading ...
Finance players evaluate potential impact of Chile's mining tax .Finance players evaluate potential impact of Chile's mining tax .

Finance players evaluate potential impact of Chile's mining tax .

 · Finance players evaluate potential impact of Chile's mining tax bill . Bnamericas Published: Saturday, June 05, 2021 . Metals processing, smelting, refining and metal products Lithium Production ...
Mining Royalties and the Constitution in Chile | FTI ConsultingMining Royalties and the Constitution in Chile | FTI Consulting

Mining Royalties and the Constitution in Chile | FTI Consulting

 · Chile is now considering new taxes for its mining industry, which could dramatically impact the supply of minerals that are critical for the world's industrialization and energy transition. In particular, we estimate that, if the new taxes are approved, Chilean copper mining companies could see their tax rates increase to as much as 80% and ...
The Impact of Glacier Protection Legislation in Argentina and Chile .The Impact of Glacier Protection Legislation in Argentina and Chile .

The Impact of Glacier Protection Legislation in Argentina and Chile .

 · On Tuesday, May 4, 2021, AMI's Mining Coffee Chat addressed the impact of glacier protection legislation on mining investment in Argentina and Chile. Argentina´s National Glacier Law has become a highly politicized issue that has caused uncertainty for mining investment — particularly for major copper projects in the Andes. Glacier ...
Mining of Lithium, Key to the Climate Fight, Faces New Scrutiny in ChileMining of Lithium, Key to the Climate Fight, Faces New Scrutiny in Chile

Mining of Lithium, Key to the Climate Fight, Faces New Scrutiny in Chile

 · Jan. 6, 2022. SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA, Chile — Plans to expand lithium mining in Chile, the world's second largest producer, hit political roadblocks this week, raising new questions about ...
How a shorter workweek would impact Chile's mining sectorHow a shorter workweek would impact Chile's mining sector

How a shorter workweek would impact Chile's mining sector

 · 21,000+ projects in Latin America. 28,600+ global companies doing business in the region. 58,700+ key contacts related to companies and projects. Analysis, reports, news and interviews about your ...
Water Scarcity and the Impact of the Mining and Agricultural Sectors in ...Water Scarcity and the Impact of the Mining and Agricultural Sectors in ...

Water Scarcity and the Impact of the Mining and Agricultural Sectors in ...

 · Chile contains some of the driest areas in the world, yet human activities in these areas require large volumes of water, the result is regions experiencing high water scarcity leading to environmental degradation, conflicts and reduced industrial productivity. The aim of this paper was to quantify the water scarcity in the central and northern regions by calculating the .
Chile's revision of the Constitution will have a great impact on mining .Chile's revision of the Constitution will have a great impact on mining .

Chile's revision of the Constitution will have a great impact on mining .

 · I. Constituent Assembly passes proposals that are not conducive to mining investment. On January 31st, 2022, the Environment Committee of Chile's Constituent Assembly, which is mainly controlled by leftists and independents, adopted a standardized public proposal, (Iniciativa Popular de Norma), which calls for the nationalization of lithium and copper mines.
Mysterious giant hole in Chile has grown in size and points to the ...Mysterious giant hole in Chile has grown in size and points to the ...

Mysterious giant hole in Chile has grown in size and points to the ...

 · The sinkhole grew from 32 meters in diameter to "Preliminary information that points to the intervention of a mining company that is overexploiting minerals in that area," he said. cristobal munozu Director of Informational NGO Chile's Geological Network, Sent BBC. The expert argued that the company "It was indied to extract ...
Socioeconomic Impact of Copper Mining in ChileSocioeconomic Impact of Copper Mining in Chile

Socioeconomic Impact of Copper Mining in Chile

mining accounted for an average of % of tax revenue for Chile. Chile has experienced a considerable decrease in poverty rates, which fell from % in 1990 to % in 2015. This decrease corresponds with the largest expansion of mining in the country. In the Norte Grande mining regions, the poverty rate is 50% lower than the national average.
Chile's lithium – blessing or curse? | DW | Chile's lithium – blessing or curse? | DW |

Chile's lithium – blessing or curse? | DW |

 · Three large mining projects based in California's "Lithium Valley" aim to recover lithium with minimal environmental impacts. They have the potential to simplify the global lithium supply chain.
Chile is in for a mining boom. Could a new constitution prevent ...Chile is in for a mining boom. Could a new constitution prevent ...

Chile is in for a mining boom. Could a new constitution prevent ...

 · But Chileans also intimately understand the costs of mining — and want to mitigate its social and environmental harms. As it waits for Boric to take office, Chile is in the process of rewriting ...
Companies start partnership for sustainable Lithium mining in Chile .Companies start partnership for sustainable Lithium mining in Chile .

Companies start partnership for sustainable Lithium mining in Chile .

 · The Responsible Lithium Partnership will commence in spring 2021, with a planned duration of years. It does not intend to facilitate the sourcing of lithium nor the purchase or selling of any raw mineral. The financing companies BASF, Daimler AG, Fairphone, and Volkswagen Group are aware of their responsibility along the entire supply chain ...
Chile's mining waste poses silent threat to humans on multiple .Chile's mining waste poses silent threat to humans on multiple .

Chile's mining waste poses silent threat to humans on multiple .

 · After more than 100 years of mining activity, Chile has 740 tailings dams, according to the national geology and mining service. Most are loed in the country's northern Coquimbo, Antofagusta ...
Chile open to all paths to lithium mining, Minister saysChile open to all paths to lithium mining, Minister says

Chile open to all paths to lithium mining, Minister says

 · Chile is the world's no. 1 copper producer and second largest lithium producer, but while its copper output is dominated by the giant Staterun Codelco, the state has yet to produce lithium. https ...
Chilean mining sector expected to be undeterred by 2nd wave .Chilean mining sector expected to be undeterred by 2nd wave .

Chilean mining sector expected to be undeterred by 2nd wave .

 · It is unclear whether any large mining companies in Chile saw a significant impact on production due to the pandemic. For its part, Codelco told investors in early March that social distancing measures and temporary production suspensions had no material impact on its 2020 output or costreduction targets. The Chilean government has instructed the mining sector to .
Mining in Chile: overview | Practical LawMining in Chile: overview | Practical Law

Mining in Chile: overview | Practical Law

The most recent development in Chilean mining regulation is the amendment to Law No. 20,551 regarding Mining Sites and Facilities Closure (enacted in 11 November 2011 and in force since 11 November 2012, and amended on July 2019 through Law No. 21,169). The Mining Sites and Facilities Closure Law requires all mining projects subject to ...
Change in Chile: Impact on Mining Industry Webinar | Roc GlobalChange in Chile: Impact on Mining Industry Webinar | Roc Global

Change in Chile: Impact on Mining Industry Webinar | Roc Global

 · We invite you to join our video webinar featuring Jeronimo Carcelén to discuss the changes occurring in Chile, the new constitutional referendum and how the mining industry will be affected. The session will cover an overview of the results of the election, the possible effects across the infrastructure and mining sectors, and subsequent risks and opportunities. ...
Lithium mining may be putting some flamingos in Chile at riskLithium mining may be putting some flamingos in Chile at risk

Lithium mining may be putting some flamingos in Chile at risk

 · March 15, 2022 at 12:00 pm. Flamingos may be a kind of canary in the coal mine when it comes to warning of a hidden cost of green technologies. Lithium mining appears to be a major threat to the ...
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CESCO | "TAILINGS ARE AN OPPORTUNITY TO ADVANCE TOWARDS A LOWER IMPACT ...

 · 16 Aug. "TAILINGS ARE AN OPPORTUNITY TO ADVANCE TOWARDS A LOWER IMPACT MINING". Chile has 740 tailings deposits loed in ten regions, which creates important challenges for the mining industry. Just as the Government introduced a National Tailings Policy in order to protect abandoned mining sites and make progress in the dialogue .