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EPA proposal could block huge Alaska mine

...exceptional protection."The EPA said as part of its analysis it used plans filed by the mine's owner, Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in 2011. That information indicated the Pebble...
EPA starts process that could restrict Pebble Mine

...cannot accept."Regional administrator Dennis McLerran said information provided by the Pebble Partnership and Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., the mine's owner, showed mining would involve excavating "the largest open pit ever constructed...
State | AK legislature
Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...partner in the large Pebble copper/gold project near Iliamna, southwest of Anchorage.Pebble's owner, Northern Dynasty Minerals, is now looking for another partner to develop the mine.As for exploration, lower gold prices explain most...
State | AK legislature
Legislators: Large-scale mining can be done right

...believe large-scale mining "can be done right" in Alaska.In a letter to Ron Thiessen, president and CEO of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., the legislators say Alaska is open to safe and responsible development."We appreciate the project...
Rio Tinto considers cutting ties to Pebble mine

...wouldn't be right to say it was in response to the letter," he said.The company owns a 19 percent share of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., which recently assumed full ownership of the mine project.In their letter last week, Liu and Chiang...
Northern Dynasty vows to press on at Pebble Mine

The Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. CEO says the company is continuing its efforts to develop the giant Pebble minerals project southwest of Anchorage, and...
Geraghty pushes back on EPA process over Pebble

...meeting to discuss the request in person.It is not clear when the project might move into the permitting phase. Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., the mine's owner, has been looking for a new partner after Anglo American PLC announced last year...
State | AK legislature
Watchdog reviews EPA handling of Alaska mine study, according to a memo from the office.The state of Alaska and the owner of the proposed Pebble Mine, Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., were among those who requested the inspector general investigate the EPA's preparation of the Bristol...
Foundation sells off shares in mining company received as a gift in the company that owns the proposed Pebble Mine.In April, a major shareholder in Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., Rio Tinto, announced plans to give away its 18.1 million shares in the company and divide them among...
Hundreds attend hearing on Alaska mine proposal

...Environmental Protection Agency last month, effectively would bar the type of development that the mine's owner, Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd., has discussed.The agency is hosting public meetings in Alaska this week, though written comments...


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