Thursday, December 3

nickel mine

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Canadian nickel mining company looking to work with Elon Musk

Canadian nickel mining company Canada Nickel Co has announced that it has a way to mine the metal without creating a giant carbon impact on the environment. During Tesla's last earnings call, the company's CEO, Elon Musk, promised a sizeable contract to any company that could exploit Nickel in an environmentally sensitive manner. Fast forward a few days and Canada Nickel Co is looking to take the call. The mining operation is located on top of a large nickel deposit, and seeks to use serpentine rock to offset the carbon impact of mining. Mark Selby, the mine chief, says this rock naturally reduces carbon when exposed to air. To sweeten the pot, Selby even goes on to talk about Ontario's access to a huge amount of hydropower and h...