Copper

Sun and wind

Chile’s mining industry needs more electricity. A lot more. According to the Chilean Copper Commission, by 2025, the mining industry will require 80% more electricity than in 2014. Increased consumption and higher power prices also…


Hard rains

The cold front, which developed into a cold nuclei, dumped a year’s worth of snow and rain on the Atacama Region in just a couple of days. Within hours raging torrents of mud and water…



New ventures

Two Canadian juniors –Chilean Metals (CVE: CMX) and Puma Exploration (TSXV: PUM)– have become the first two list their shares in Chile under the Santiago Stock Exchange’s plan to create a new venture market to…