Earth Economics Report

2015 Earth Economics Report Click here to view view the Environmental and Social Benchmarking Analysis of the Nautilus Minerals Inc. Solwara 1 Project (May 2015). 5,423 KB
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1. Purpose of this Document 36 KB Earth Economics Report
2. Executive Summary 392 KB Earth Economics Report
3. Introduction 316 KB Earth Economics Report
4. Copper and the Environment: A Nano-History 371 KB Earth Economics Report
5. Copper and Modern Economies 167 KB Earth Economics Report
6. Copper Demand and Supply 193 KB Earth Economics Report
7. The Long-Term Liability of Copper Mining 144 KB Earth Economics Report
8. Conclusions 73 KB Earth Economics Report
9. Analysis I: Copper Recycling and Substitution 152 KB Earth Economics Report
10. Can Copper Recycling and Substitution Displace Mining? 199 KB Earth Economics Report
11. Conclusion of Analysis I: Copper Recycling and Substitution as Alternatives to Mining 180 KB Earth Economics Report
12. The State of Knowledge of the Bismarck Sea Deep Seabed 514 KB Earth Economics Report
13. Ecosystem Goods and Services: A Primer 169 KB Earth Economics Report
14. What Is Natural Capital? 312 KB Earth Economics Report
15. A Framework for Assessing Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services 1,316 KB Earth Economics Report
16. Analysis II: Identification of Copper Mine Impacts for Bingham Canyon, Prominent Hill, Intag, and Solwara 1 461 KB Earth Economics Report
17. Discussion of Impacts of Solwara 1 and three comparison mines 418 KB Earth Economics Report
18. Conclusion of Analysis II: Identification of Natural Capital Impacts for Solwara 1 and Comparison Mines 132 KB Earth Economics Report
19. Analysis III: Quantification of Copper Mine Impacts for Bingham Canyon, Prominent Hill, Intag, and Solwara 1 291 KB Earth Economics Report
20. Discussion of Mine Impacts 117KB Earth Economics Report
21. Conclusion of Analysis III: Quantification of Natural Capital Impacts for Solwara 1 and Comparison Mines 197 KB Earth Economics Report
22. Analysis IV: Monetization of Copper Mine Impacts for Bingham Canyon, Prominent Hill, Intag, and Solwara 1 90 KB Earth Economics Report
23. Section A. Monetizing Impacts to Ecosystem Services 185 KB Earth Economics Report
24. Section B. Monetizing CO2 Emissions Impacts on the Economy 256 KB Earth Economics Report
25. Discussion of the Environmental Impacts of the Solwara 1 Copper Concentration and Smelting Processes 201 KB Earth Economics Report
26. Conclusion to the Discussion of Copper Shipping, Concentrating, Smelting and Disposal 103 KB Earth Economics Report
27. Conclusions 294 KB Earth Economics Report
28. Appendix A: Land Cover, Ecosystem Services, Authors and Values for Monetization Analysis 484 KB Earth Economics Report
29. Appendix B: Ecosystem Service Valuation Study References 123 KB Earth Economics Report
30. Appendix C: Analysis I: Copper Recycling and Substitution 94 KB Earth Economics Report
31. Appendix D: Additional Smelter Impact Case Studies 64 KB Earth Economics Report
32. Appendix E: Additional Copper Mine Case Studies 64 KB Earth Economics Report
33. Appendix F: About the Authors 93 KB Earth Economics Report
34. Report References 111 KB Earth Economics Report