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

  • Platform for Atlantic Risk Management

  • Resilient Bio-inspired Modular Robotic Miners

  • Planetary RObots Deployed for Assembly and Construction Tasks
  • MSCA for the Macaronesian public to develop careers in sciences.

  • 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.

  • Viable Alternative Mine Operating System.

  • Towards a World Forum on Raw Materials.

  • The Mineral Intelligence Capacity Analysis.

  • Groundwater research inventory and classification to make groundwater visible.

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

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

Where to meet us?

  • Geothermal Brussels events

    4-5th February, Brussels

    This 2-days European seminar will will present instruments to answer the environmental concerns related to deep geothermal energy projects that are operational or under development in Europe. Two workshops will also be held: an Industry workshop on reference plants and assets, and ETIP-DG session.

  • EGU General Assembly 2020

    3-8th May, Vienna

    LPRC will be present at the next EGU General Assembly to showcase some of the European projects where it participates. Both current and new projects will be shown either as a poster presentation or as a talk.