Supporter Spotlight: Trent Mell - November 2021

Supporter Spotlight: Trent Mell - November 2021

“Supporter Spotlight” features Canadians with a passion for Canada’s Natural Resource sector.  Our spotlight this month is Trent Mell, President and CEO of First Cobalt, a Canadian-based Cobalt company. Trent talks to us about the electric vehicle revolution and the importance...

Platinum Group Metals in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Platinum Group Metals in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that Canada is home to the fifth-largest reserves of platinum group metals (PGMs) in the world?! With just one dedicated PGM operation in Western Ontario, a majority of Canada's extracted platinum group metals are by-products of nickel mining.Platinum group metal...

VIDEO: Redefining Electrical Metals Conference 2021 w/ Canada Action

VIDEO: Redefining Electrical Metals Conference 2021 w/ Canada Action

Minerals and metals are used to create almost everything around us in some way or another. It's important to understand just where all these goods come from: how they are discovered, extracted, refined and then transformed into products used to improve society and bolster the ...

Supporter Spotlight: Jacob McKinnon - October 2021

Supporter Spotlight: Jacob McKinnon - October 2021

“Supporter Spotlight” features Canadians with a passion for Canada’s Natural Resource sector.  Our spotlight this month is Jacob McKinnon, President and COO of Juno Corp an exploration mining company in Northern Ontario. Jacob talks to us about the importance of mining for our...

Mining in Quebec: 25+ Facts

Mining in Quebec: 25+ Facts

Did you know that Mining in Quebec accounted for 34.3% of Canada's gold production in 2019, or that the province also is home to the largest operating gold mine in the country?! If you didn't, you'll want to read on and learn more facts such as how Quebec's mining industry is...

Mining in Canada: 65+ Facts

Mining in Canada: 65+ Facts

Canada, with its diverse geology across 9.985 million square kilometres (km2) of land, is home to an abundance of minerals and metals which underpin a world-class mining industry that supports hundreds of thousands of Canadian families. Accounting for nearly 720,000 direct an...

Canada Has the Minerals & Know-How to Lead on EV Tech

Canada Has the Minerals & Know-How to Lead on EV Tech

Sometimes, working together with our neighbour to the South makes nothing but perfect sense. Consider clean vehicle production and the crucial role Canadian minerals and metals can play in making electric vehicle batteries, electronics, and other clean tech components for a gl...

Gold in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Gold in Canada: Everything You Need to Know

Did you know that Canada is home to the world's 9th largest gold reserves? Gold is mined in nine provinces and territories including out west in British Columbia, to the north in Nunavut, and in the east on the island of Newfoundland. Gold was first discovered in Canada in th...

Supporter Spotlight: Chris Hodgson - May 2021

Supporter Spotlight: Chris Hodgson - May 2021

“Supporter Spotlight” features Canadians with a passion for Canada’s Natural Resource sector. Our spotlight this month is Chris Hodgson, President of the Ontario Mining Association. Chris talks to us about the importance of mining for our communities, economy and environment. ...

Canada is Setting the Global Standard for Sustainable Mining

Canada is Setting the Global Standard for Sustainable Mining

Key Points • Made-in-Canada initiatives are bringing global recognition to our mining industry as one of the most sustainable in the world • Canadian companies are voluntarily applying sustainable practices required at home in operations around the globe • Canada's world-class...