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BC, Alaska to draft memorandum for mine processes

...environmental organizations, fishermen and other stakeholders, as well as touring the Taku River. Today, Bennett and Mallott are in Ketchikan; other BC officials are touring Hecla Mining Company's Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty Island.
Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...Knox is a large surface mine northwest of Fairbanks that began production in 1996.In another development, the Greens Creek Mine in Southeast Alaska secured federal approval for an expansion of the mine tailings storage facility, Matthias said...
Northern Dynasty vows to press on at Pebble

...successful water treatment management including the Fort Knox Mine near Fairbanks, Red Dog Mine north of Kotzebue and the Greens Creek Mine near Juneau.Despite the world mining industry's current problems, Thiessen is optimistic about Pebble. He believes...
Industry: Mining increases economic clout

...120 communities statewide. This, according to Ron Planz, public affairs manager for Hecla Mining at the Hecla/Greens Creek Mine near Juneau. Planz led a group of mining industry officials from the Council of Alaska Producers, an industry group...
Congress approves electrical intertie for Southeast Alaska

...Hydroelectric projects serving Ketchikan, Wrangell and Petersburg are the first to be connected. Kake, Hoonah, the Greens Creek mine west of Juneau and other communities are slated for connection later in the process.
Explorers finding glacier is as good as gold

...Alaska's Kensington gold mine is located 24 miles north of the Herbert Glacier property and Hecla Mining Company's Greens Creek Mine is located 12 miles to the west. The project consists of a collection of 91 mining claims. ALS Minerals in Vancouver...
Alaska's economy expected to muddle along in 2012

...expand the base of confirmed resources. If that mine moves to development, it would be similar to the producing Greens Creek Mine near Juneau. * Fisheries. This sector continues to be an important, traditional industry for Alaska. The annual...
China to become state's top export customer

...but increased to $439.1 million in 2010 for the same period of 2011. The Red Dog Mine north of Kotzebue and the Greens Creek Mine near Juneau are major producers of zinc, and both mines well in international markets. China also purchases gold...
Warming may help Southeast produce power

...sell extra power beyond what is needed by residents. It has what are known as "interruptible" customers in the Greens Creek Mine on Admiralty Island, or with cruise ships docking downtown. "It's nice to have that mine load and I'd like...
2010 not a bad year in Alaska

...Juneau also began production in 2010 after a long development process, which included substantial litigation. The Greens Creek Mine near Juneau and the Red Dog Mine north of Kotzebue had good years. Both are mainly zinc mines, although Greens...


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