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La Palma Research Centre

LPRC, the La Palma Research Centre for Future Studies SL is an independent, internationally active geoscience think-tank headquartered on Isla la Palma, Spain.

Latest LPRC news

  • International Network of Raw Materials Training Centres

  • An autonomous underwater explorer for flooded mines.

  • Combined Heat Power and Metal extraction from ultra-deep ore bodies.

  • Groundwater research inventory and classification to make groundwater visible.

  • Fostering international cooperation on raw materials with non-EU countries.

  • Viable Alternative Mine Operating System.

  • Concept and methodology for “Mineral deposits of public importance”.

  • The Mineral Intelligence Capacity Analysis.

  • Towards a World Forum on Raw Materials.

Where to meet us?

  • SLO for mining and recycling of critical metals

    Transitioning to a low-carbon economy – the Social License to Operate for mining and recycling of critical metals – Symposium day in the context of Artefact 2018: This Rare Earth – Stories from Below in Leuven.

  • KINDRA’s Final Conference

    As the project reaches its end, the Kindra Consortium proudly announces the project Final Conference to take place in Brussels, Belgium, on the 27th of February of 2018.

  • METS 2018, Madrid

    The METS conference and trade show will take place for the first time in Madrid in spring 2018