Natural Resources Canada seeks to enhance the responsible development and use of Canada’s natural resources and the competitiveness of Canada’s natural resources products.
Explore how the TMX project review and the reinitiated Phase III consultations are progressing.
Terry Cheng, hydrometallurgist and research scientist at CanmetMINING is reprocessing mining wastes as resources — particularly gold tailings. He is examining options to reprocess and repurpose mine wastes to reduce environment impacts and recover valuable byproducts such as critical and strategic metals (e.g. gold, about two grams per tonne).
Services and information
Energy efficiency information, funding programs, regulations and energy use data for homes, transportation, alternative fuels, buildings, industry, and products.
Boreal forest, forest industry, forest fires, insects and forest disturbances, sustainable forest management.
Wind, solar, thermal, hydro, marine, and bioenergy; development, research, and technology.
Search for recent and past earthquake data, products, research and earthquake zones in Canada.
Find funding, grants and incentive programs to encourage research, development and demonstration in Canada.
Canada’s climate change assessments, programs, initiatives, products and adaptation measures.
Short term and long term space weather forecasts, geomagnetic and geoelectric fields, effects on technology.
Sustainable mineral development, markets, exploration, innovation, taxation, Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan.
What we are doing
- Manitoba-Minnesota Transmission Project
- Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan
- Canada in a Changing Climate