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Report: Backlog in drill requests hurts industry

Haida Energy, AEA agree on loan for Prince of Wales hydro

AIDEA assistance in hand, Niblack mine owner seeks partner

Parnell signs bill to boost Bokan, Niblack mine projects

Pebble sues EPA over attempt to veto mine

The Pebble Limited Partnership took the Environmental Protection Agency to court May 21 and claimed the agency is illegally overstepping its bounds by attempting to block a mine before the permitting process begins.

Hecla CEO: Bright future for Greens Creek

Commerce Dept. focusing on addressing energy problems

Pebble sues EPA over attempt to veto mine

Pebble cites EPA emails in claim assessment was biased

IG to investigate EPA Bristol Bay process; Pebble blasts assessment

The Office of Inspector General for the Environmental Protection Agency asked EPA Region 10 officials for a list of names, documents, dates and spending associated with developing the Bristol Bay watershed assessment when it notified the office May 2 that a review of the assessment process would be conducted at the request of Pebble Limited Partnership and members of Congress.

Rio Tinto gifts stake in Northern Dynasty to state charities

Rio Tinto, the London-based international mining company, will gift its 19.1 percent ownership in Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd, owner of the Pebble mine prospect, to two Alaskan charitable foundations.

NovaCopper CEO: Ambler District potential justifies road

NovaCopper Inc. CEO Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse said his company is near a goal of 10 billion pounds of copper for potential development in the Ambler Mining District.