Rushashi Environmental Friendly Mining Project

Project Summary: 

Standard Mining Company is determined to be a model mining company complying with all the mining best practices. It is with this framework that the company applied for an Innovation Grant to sustainably develop and improve the mine infrastructures to serve as case study and improve mining production.

Key Project Outputs: 

1. Tunnel protected, water pollution prevented and water resources used efficiently in the mining operations.
2. Plant connected to the grid and utilising solar energy.
3. Mined-out area rehabilitated and converted into other economical land use.

Partner Institution/s: 

Rwanda Mining Association (RMA)