Net Zero Mining
The future of mining is Net Zero
In response to global shifts and market demands, Stantec developed Net Zero Mining—a holistic service offering that helps mining companies meet their environmental, social, and governance (ESG) obligations. By finding ways to reduce energy demand and utilize clean sources of energy, our experts guide clients on their paths to net zero emissions.
REDUCE carbon footprint at mining sitesWe quantified and reported greenhouse gas emissions and removals associated with the operation of a large-scale, multiple-pit mine. Our team completed a carbon and energy audit—collecting data related to electricity and diesel consumption, raw materials use, travel, and commuting. After analyzing each input, our specialists recommended actionable steps to lower greenhouse gas emissions. Read More
REPLACE conventional energy sourcesA combination wind and solar energy plant, this installation supports Ontario’s plan to retire coal generation and increase its renewable energy supply. With our technical expertise and knowledge of Ontario’s energy grid, interconnection variables, and local distribution companies, we were the local partner Samsung needed. Read More
READY the materials we need for the energy transitionThe raw materials needed for the energy transition are critical, and how they are processed is equally important. Our Mining team provided geotechnical, materials, and quality control services for this Newfoundland processing plant. The plant uses cleaner technology than traditional operations. It processes metals like nickel, copper, and cobalt which are all needed to move towards a clean energy future. Read More
REMOVE carbon from the atmosphere with carbon sinks or sequestrationNatural resource-based industries can utilize their large swaths of land for storing carbon. Plants and soils can be critical tools in combatting climate change or achieving their carbon-emission reduction goals. Remote sensing—via planes, drones, and satellites—offers a quicker, less costly way to count the benefits of carbon sequestration. Read More
Expert consultants help you reduce emissions and prepare for the energy transition.
Stantec has over 900 employees with sustainability accreditations.
We’re the 5th most sustainable corporation in the world, as rated in 2021 by Corporate Knights.
Corporate Knights Global ranked us among the top 1% in the world on sustainable performance (2022).
Mine Power Whether you are designing a new project or expanding your operations, we can assess your power needs, and design a system that meets your requirements, and is adaptable to long-term plans.
Mine Ventilation Systems One of our most important roles when ventilating an underground mine worker is safety: making sure airflow is sufficient in quantity and quality.
Mine Water Treatment We have the experience and technical skills to evaluate, design, and build water treatment systems that are tailored to the unique factors of your mine.
Mining Environmental Services By understanding your goals and the needs of regulators and stakeholders, we can put together a strategy that is balanced for success.
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