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Len Gillis

Len Gillis

Graduating from the Journalism program at Canadore College in the 1970s, Gillis has spent most of his career reporting on news events across Northern Ontario with several radio, television and newspaper companies. He also spent time as a hardrock miner.

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len@villagemedia.ca

Recent Work by Len

Northern mine supply companies encouraged to bet on Nevada

Northern mine supply companies encouraged to bet on Nevada

Sudbury-based MineConnect now has a sister organization based in Nevada called ‘MineConnect USA’
Northern export agency has money for small mining businesses

Northern export agency has money for small mining businesses

Companies are encouraged to take advantage of funding to get expert advice in helping them bring their products and services to the rest of the world
‘Mining can solve climate change,’ conference delegates told

‘Mining can solve climate change,’ conference delegates told

Kati McCartney, a Sudbury-based delegate at this week's PDAC mining conference, says a carbon-free future absolutely requires the wealth hidden under the earth
Exhibit showcases Northern Ontario’s mining might to the world

Exhibit showcases Northern Ontario’s mining might to the world

More than 700 jobs and $80 million in revenue created over a 10-year period because of cooperative Northern Ontario Mining Showcase
Major mining conference returns for first time in two years

Major mining conference returns for first time in two years

Northern Ontario Mining Showcase will highlight key mining supply and technical businesses from Sudbury and other Northern Ontario cities
Take a page from B.C., Northern chief tells conference goers

Take a page from B.C., Northern chief tells conference goers

Atikameksheng's Craig Nootchtai says Ontario has a lot to learn from western province when it comes to First Nations economic development
Battery electric vehicles will help make mining cheaper, says Glencore executive

Battery electric vehicles will help make mining cheaper, says Glencore executive

Sudbury INO's Peter Xavier touts reduction in costs associated with ventilation, heating
Sudbury miners look to fill the critical minerals demand and supply void

Sudbury miners look to fill the critical minerals demand and supply void

Looming battery electric vehicle demand has Glencore on a metals recycling kick
North has the minerals BEVs need, challenge is meeting demand

North has the minerals BEVs need, challenge is meeting demand

Sudbury mining companies working on solutions to find more of the essential metals required for large automotive batteries
Sudbury’s economy to get ‘massive’ boost from electric vehicles

Sudbury’s economy to get ‘massive’ boost from electric vehicles

Delegates from government, the mining industry, mining supply, auto industry and battery development companies converge on the Nickel City for BEV In Depth, a major conference on the future of battery electric vehicles
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