Dump dependency on dirty coal power

Electric utilities eat up an awful lot of Copper Country income that is needed to reinvigorate the LOCAL economy, not line the pockets of out-of-state utility companies. Even the old copper mining companies here recognized the value of clearing cropland alongside their mining locations. They used the crops to feed livestock - those poor beasts … Continue reading Dump dependency on dirty coal power

A little snow, a lot of directed energy on climate change

Copperland Corporation presented its minewater district heating utility strategy during discussions at the 4th Climate Cafe in Hancock, Michigan.Hosted by a local activist group, Keweenaw Climate Change, on December 1, 2016 the meeting drew close to 100 people and featured speakers on green energy, energy conservation, renewable energy policy & more.

Copper Country History for Home Schools

New Library on Copperland Corporation's website! A few historical documents to get your home school students on the path to understanding the rich copper mining history in Keweenaw, Houghton & Ontonagon counties. These are our favorites, but there will be more to come. "Where Copper was King" had us laughing til tears ran down our … Continue reading Copper Country History for Home Schools

Copper finds on Laurium’s poor rock piles

Ana & Sera Lester don't need metal detectors to find float copper on Copper Country rock piles. It's in their blood - perhaps much like the old Cornish miners who directed underground explorations for C&H and other Lake Superior copper mines. Even these "poor rock" piles on the gasplant trail yield copper - and modern … Continue reading Copper finds on Laurium’s poor rock piles

Micro-wind turbine project update

Copperland partner PNGinc has improved the design of its small wind turbine hub to facilitate manufacturing & installation. The company plans to manufacture critical hardware parts and provide online blade construction workshops for do-it-yourself customers. By building the blades that mount on this 1.5 kW vertical axis wind generator, Copper Country residents can slash thousands … Continue reading Micro-wind turbine project update

Declaration of Independence 2015

July 4, 2015 - For numerous decades the people of the United States of America and the world have quite passively endured deliberate and ongoing violations of the original Declaration of Independence, Articles of Confederation, the Bill of Rights, and the Constitutions of the United States and Global Human Rights around the world. With the … Continue reading Declaration of Independence 2015

Solar District Heating for Copper Country, Copperland Modeling Project Underway

Copperland Corporation is currently modeling historic mining sites in Keweenaw County. The 3D models will be used in presenting opportunities for nonprofit community utilities that slash heating bills for Copper Country residents. Minewater district heating projects underway include Central Mine, Mohawk #4, Phoenix Mine & Quincy #2.