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Christine Leonardi

Christine Leonardi

    Mining: Addressing key development needs
    Mining: Addressing key development needs
    The absence of modern infrastructure, like road transport and energy supply, add major development and running costs to companies' mining...
    Addressing key development needs
    Addressing key development needs
    A lack of infrastructure and endemic energy shortages are key challenges Africa's mining industries face. The absence of modern infrastructure,...
    Making a positive contribution
    Making a positive contribution
    This year's Nedbank ­Capital Green Mining awards indicated that mining companies were taking their corporate responsibility outcomes seriously....
    No acid test to find polluters
    No acid test to find polluters
    South African mines are confronted by the environmental legacy of past mining, particularly acid mine drainage (AMD) from abandoned coal and gold...
    Colliery back in business
    Colliery back in business
    Die-hard environmentalists and conservationists lobbying against mining development in protected areas must get ready for a fierce battle.