Geoff Hobley, General Manager Remote Energy at EDL, talks about the future of sustainable energy at mine sites and mine decarbonisation. Geoff also discusses the increased uptake of renewables by mining companies and the challenges faced when delivering these projects. A sustainable future for mining, Energy and Mines Magazine, Issue 42, June 2022Read more
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Global sustainable energy producer EDL and key project stakeholders bp, Consumers Energy and Granger Waste Services welcomed the start of operations at the Wood Road Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Facility. The landfill gas to RNG facility is the first of its kind in Lansing, Michigan. EDL Chief Executive Officer James Harman said, “Converting waste gases…Read more
Global sustainable energy producer EDL has signed agreements with US gas company Pennant Midstream, kicking off EDL’s fourth investment in the USA’s renewable natural gas (RNG) sector since 2019.Read more
Sustainable energy producer EDL has flipped the switch on its Jabiru Hybrid Renewable Power Station, giving the remote Northern Territory township of Jabiru a flying start into its future as an ecologically sustainable tourism and services hub for the region. EDL CEO James Harman said the new 11.4MW solar-battery-diesel power station had replaced the town’s…Read more
Sustainable energy producer EDL has been awarded $9 million by the Australian Department of Industry, Science and Resources towards the company’s study to capture carbon dioxide (CO2) from biomethane production waste streams for injection into concrete.Read more
Global distributed energy producer EDL’s Agnew Hybrid Renewable Project in Western Australia has edged out competition from around the world to be named Engineering Solution of the Year at the 2020 Global Energy Awards.Read more
Leading energy producer EDL and global miner Gold Fields were joint winners at the Australian Engineering Excellence Awards for 2020, as their Agnew Hybrid Renewable Project was hailed as “a significant step forward in hybrid renewable energy engineering at scale”.Read more
Global energy producer EDL has successfully completed the 56MW Agnew Hybrid Renewable Project for Gold Fields’ Agnew Gold Mine in remote Western Australia.
All five wind turbines are now up and running and successfully integrated into Australia’s largest hybrid renewable microgrid, and the first in the country to power a mine with wind-generated electricity on a large scale. In favourable weather conditions, the project has delivered up to 70% of Agnew’s power requirements with renewable energy.
On 3 March 2020, EDL and joint venture partners Kinetrex Energy and South Side Landfill celebrated the opening of the Indy High BTU plant at the Indianapolis South Side Landfill. The plant, which will be fully operational March 20, will convert landfill methane gas into approximately 8 million gallons of pipeline-quality renewable natural gas (RNG) each year.Read more