Reduction of waste generation and savings of primary raw materials by developing innovative applications of slags.


Reduction in emissions and primary energy use.


Increase of steel industry competitiveness with the increase of efficiency and the creation of new markets for slags.


Increase competitiveness of European industry boosting the economic growth and creating high quality jobs in several sectors related to renewable energy, energy efficiency, metal recovery and refractory production.


Contribution to the implementation of the EU Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Pilot programme in the area of “Materials, Waste & resources.


Support to the implementation of the roadmap of the SPIRE PPP.


Boost the renewable energy sector of Europe through the faster evolution of CSP power installed in Europe. This will lead to a reduction on the final electricity cost.

The rapid deployment of this type of installations will help to reduce the energy dependence of the EU.