Since January 1 of this year, all of the energy used by Minera El Abra, a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan, is from clean and renewable sources.
This milestone is part of the energy transition being developed in Chile, marked by the transformation of the power matrix towards renewable sources, which is part of achieving the objectives signed by Chile in the Paris Agreement.
Minera El Abra remains committed to compliance with applicable environmental regulations, and to the continuous improvement of its performance in matters related to the environment.
To learn more about how Freeport-McMoRan is committed to proactively managing the impacts of their mining operations on the environment, please visit www.fcx.com/sustainability.
See the 2020 Annual Report on Sustainability for more information on their social, economic and environmental efforts.
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