Spain’s vast supplies of untapped rare minerals pit environmentalists against high-tech
Spain

Spain’s vast supplies of untapped rare minerals pit environmentalists against high-tech

Spain's untapped rare earths (the second biggest supply in Europe) are stoking tensions between mining companies and environmentalists over fears of the devastating impact of extracting minerals considered essential for a high-tech and low-carbon economy.

Can new 400 billion kronor investment transform Sweden’s mining industry?
Sweden

Can new 400 billion kronor investment transform Sweden’s mining industry?

Two injured after fire traps 130 workers in Swedish mine
Sweden

Two injured after fire traps 130 workers in Swedish mine

Swedish nuns lose battle against British miner
Sweden

Swedish nuns lose battle against British miner

Torn over coal, German village struggles to heal
Germany

Torn over coal, German village struggles to heal

Update: Germany shutters last black coal mine
Germany

Update: Germany shutters last black coal mine

‘Coal, beer, football’: German clubs honour last mine
Germany

‘Coal, beer, football’: German clubs honour last mine

How Germany will shut down its last black coal mine
Germany

How Germany will shut down its last black coal mine

Nun and earl fight British mining project in Skåne
Sweden

Nun and earl fight British mining project in Skåne

Swiss mining company Glencore post higher profits despite fraud probes
Switzerland

Swiss mining company Glencore post higher profits despite fraud probes

Swiss mining company accused of payments to ‘known corruption risk’
Switzerland

Swiss mining company accused of payments to ‘known corruption risk’

Glencore announces loss of $5 billion in 2015
Switzerland

Glencore announces loss of $5 billion in 2015

Quake makes sleepy German town tremble
Germany

Quake makes sleepy German town tremble

Swiss mining firm faces multi-billion-dollar debt
Switzerland

Swiss mining firm faces multi-billion-dollar debt

Glencore in black despite low commodity prices
Switzerland

Glencore in black despite low commodity prices

Glencore decides to unload Lonmin stake
Switzerland

Glencore decides to unload Lonmin stake

Glencore bid to merge rejected by Rio Tinto
Switzerland

Glencore bid to merge rejected by Rio Tinto

Glencore Xstrata switches back into black
Switzerland

Glencore Xstrata switches back into black

Glencore Xstrata names first woman director
Switzerland

Glencore Xstrata names first woman director

Glencore Xstrata sells stake in Peru mine
Switzerland

Glencore Xstrata sells stake in Peru mine

Glencore Xtrata reports higher mining output
Switzerland

Glencore Xtrata reports higher mining output

Swiss mining giant plans Philippine project exit
Switzerland

Swiss mining giant plans Philippine project exit

‘Earthquake’ shakes west German town
Germany

‘Earthquake’ shakes west German town

Court: villages will not be ripped up for coal
Germany

Court: villages will not be ripped up for coal

Spanish miners strike honours accident victims
Spain

Spanish miners strike honours accident victims

Six miners killed by gas leak in northern Spain
Spain

Six miners killed by gas leak in northern Spain

Investigation begins into fatal mine gas leak
Germany

Investigation begins into fatal mine gas leak

Explosion kills three miners, four rescued
Germany

Explosion kills three miners, four rescued

Spain links ‘microquakes’ with offshore gas plant
Spain

Spain links ‘microquakes’ with offshore gas plant

Mine protester pulled out of tunnel after four days
Germany

Mine protester pulled out of tunnel after four days

Last coal marks end of Saarland mining
Germany

Last coal marks end of Saarland mining

Bavarian graphite mine reopens on higher prices
Germany

Bavarian graphite mine reopens on higher prices

Miner killed in poisonous gas leak
Germany

Miner killed in poisonous gas leak

Germany urges China to change rare metals policy
Germany

Germany urges China to change rare metals policy

Germany changes rare minerals strategy over China spat
Germany

Germany changes rare minerals strategy over China spat

Massive cave-in stokes familiar fears in Saxony-Anhalt
Germany

Massive cave-in stokes familiar fears in Saxony-Anhalt

Two homes evacuated after landslide opens huge crater
Germany

Two homes evacuated after landslide opens huge crater

Clues to unstable ground near landslide were ignored
Germany

Clues to unstable ground near landslide were ignored

Former mines to be inspected after landslide kills three
Germany

Former mines to be inspected after landslide kills three

Officials warn of more landslides around lake
Germany

Officials warn of more landslides around lake

Ground collapse forces home evacuation
Germany

Ground collapse forces home evacuation

Study says rare high-tech metals creating international problems
Germany

Study says rare high-tech metals creating international problems

Brown coal: Germany’s big dirty secret
Germany

Brown coal: Germany’s big dirty secret

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Sweden

Golden opportunity for Lappland Goldminers AB

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Sweden

Canadian company plans uranium search

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Sweden

Sandvik snaps up mine tool firm

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Sweden

Industries warn of high energy costs

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Sweden

Kiruna prepares to relocate

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Sweden

Major new reserves found in Swedish mines

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Sweden

Miner feared dead after collapse

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Sweden

Miner dies after collapse

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Sweden

Swedes and Finns to create ‘town of the future’

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Sweden

Samis sour over time lost to Kiruna move

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Sweden

Arsenic leak at Swedish gold mine

Officials struggle with Swedish mining town’s relocation
Sweden

Officials struggle with Swedish mining town’s relocation

Two die in lift crash at Swedish mine
Sweden

Two die in lift crash at Swedish mine

Reinfeldt and Pinera sign ‘green tech’ agreements
Sweden

Reinfeldt and Pinera sign ‘green tech’ agreements

Diamond fever hits Sweden’s far north
Sweden

Diamond fever hits Sweden’s far north

Police block activists at disputed mining site
Sweden

Police block activists at disputed mining site

Forestry firm halts work at disputed mining site
Sweden

Forestry firm halts work at disputed mining site

Kiruna to be moved over ore and potential ire
Sweden

Kiruna to be moved over ore and potential ire

Pajala iron miners battle financing woes
Sweden

Pajala iron miners battle financing woes

Hundreds protest Sweden’s mining boom
Sweden

Hundreds protest Sweden’s mining boom

Swedish consortium saves Northland mine
Sweden

Swedish consortium saves Northland mine

Atlas Copco inks repeat order for Indian mines
Sweden

Atlas Copco inks repeat order for Indian mines

Swedes’ anger mounts over Beowulf mine plans
Sweden

Swedes’ anger mounts over Beowulf mine plans

‘Klondike laws’ spur Swedish fury at miners
Sweden

‘Klondike laws’ spur Swedish fury at miners

Sweden gives thumbs-up to disputed nickel mine
Sweden

Sweden gives thumbs-up to disputed nickel mine

Philippine protests delay Xstrata mine project
Switzerland

Philippine protests delay Xstrata mine project

EC attaches conditions to Swiss mega merger
Switzerland

EC attaches conditions to Swiss mega merger

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Switzerland

Xstrata boss hints at Glencore merger

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Switzerland

Mining giant sees profits soar

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Switzerland

Glencore accused of Zambia exploitation

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Switzerland

Glencore and Xstrata in blockbuster merger

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Norway

Mine waste stains Norway’s industry revival

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Sweden

Swedish miners in wildcat strikes