2013-11-23Can copper mining be done safely? Yes: Technology and regulations ensure ...BudgeteerWe don't do a lot of things today that our parents or grandparents did so innocently in the past. We don't coat our walls or cabinets with lead-based paint. We have seatbelts in our cars — and we actually use them. We recycle spent motor oil instead ...and more »
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2013-12-09Nature World NewsGraphene production improves by using giant copper grainsGeekThis single-atom thick matrix of carbon atoms is strong, flexible, and conducts electricity as well as copper. It has been investigated as a revolutionary material for use in solar cells, computer chips, and almost every other technology. However ...Graphene Production Improved Through Use of Mammoth Copper GrainsNature World NewsCopper Film with Massive Crystalline Grains Hold Promise for Graphene ...AZoNano.comGraphene Promises Technological AdvancementTopNews Arab EmiratesNet Newsledger -Newstrack Indiaall 36 news articles »
2013-11-19Europe's ultra-conductive copper Ultrawire Project heats upMineweb“While this technology is in the very early stages of development, with many significant hurdles to cross, ultraconductive copper would bring about a step change in the end-use performance obtained from one tonne of copper.” “This is an opportunity for ...European 'Ultrawire' project aims to develop ultraconductive copperNanowerkall 7 news articles »
2013-12-09BRW (subscription)Reliance on copper could jeopardise NBN but business is not ready for fast ...BRW (subscription)An over-reliance on the copper network for the national broadband network could jeopardise its effectiveness, technology industry leaders say. But even if the government gets the technology right, new research from the CSIRO suggests Australian ...and more »
2013-11-28The GuardianTelstra's copper network held together with plastic bags, Senate toldThe GuardianMurphy said 75-80% of Telstra's copper pits were as rotten as the pictures he brought to the Senate committee, which showed the ageing network being crudely held together by ring-barked cables and covered by plastic bags in a vain attempt to keep water ...Telstra's copper network has major faults, says unionThe Australian Financial ReviewNBN Co chair says copper in 'reasonable condition'IDG News Serviceall 12 news articles »
2013-12-02The Australian Financial ReviewNBN Co advised against buying Telstra's copperThe Australian Financial ReviewOf greater concern, he argued, was the cost of upgrading the technology systems NBN Co would need to operate and deliver services over copper. By leasing the copper, NBN Co may be able to escape some of those costs. “To be realistic, software ...Rivals sound warning over NBN copper rent from TelstraThe AustralianLabor demands full reveal of NBN strategic reviewBusiness SpectatorThe 12 labours of Turnbull: NBN hurdles Coalition must cross in 18 months to ...ZDNetall 78 news articles »
2013-11-15Codelco buys Cat trucks for major new copper/silver mineMinewebState mining company Coldelco's nearly $3 billion Ministro Hales copper-silver mine is expected to add 300,000 kg of silver to the existing silver output from the rest of Codelco's operations in Chile, making it a major world silver producer. The ...
2013-12-05ComCom seeks haste in copper price reviewNew Zealand HeraldIn December last year the Commerce Commission set one part of wholesale copper broadband prices (known as the unbundled copper local loop or UCLL) at $23.52 per line per month. The regulator worked out this price based on international ...
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