Exclusive: Brazil’s Vale knew deadly dam had heightened risk of collapse

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (Reuters) – Vale SA, the world’s largest iron ore miner, knew last year that the dam in

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Peru’s environmental watchdog reports tailings spill from Southern Copper mine

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Peru’s environmental watchdog said on Sunday it was investigating a tailings spill from a unit of Southern

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Chilean copper miner Codelco part-suspends operations amid heavy rain

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chilean state miner Codelco said on Friday heavy rains had forced suspension of operations at its northern

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Brazilian anger unabated by Vale vows after dam disaster

BRUMADINHO, Brazil (Reuters) – Residents devastated by a mining dam burst in Brazil that may have killed more than 300

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Vale stock plunges after Brazil disaster; $19 billion in market cap erased

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian miner Vale SA’s shares plunged on Monday, wiping out 71.34 billion reais ($18.96 billion) in

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Brazil resumes search for missing after dam collapse, ends evacuation

BRUMADINHO, Brazil (Reuters) – Brazilian firefighters on Sunday resumed searching for hundreds of missing people and called off an evacuation

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Exclusive: Brazil prosecutor says Vale dam burst may scramble Samarco talks

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – The Brazilian prosecutor running talks to settle a lawsuit over a 2015 tailings dam rupture

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Hundreds missing in Brazil after Vale tailings dam breaks, area evacuated

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Police and firemen were searching for about 200 people missing after a tailings dam burst on Friday

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Chile okays lithium miner SQM’s plan to remedy water violations

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile’s environmental regulator on Monday approved a $25 million compliance plan by SQM, ending a multi-year investigation

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EU’s climate chief calls for bloc to go for net-zero emissions by 2050

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union’s climate chief on Tuesday called on the bloc to aim for net-zero greenhouse gas

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