A mine in Norway

Sustainable Mineral Production

Program 2021 - 2024 Active

There is good potential for a more integrated and competitive Nordic minerals ecosystem that can play a significant role in enabling a green transition in for example energy and transport. At the same time, the Nordic countries steer towards reduced environmental and climate impact from the minerals sector and can take a lead in sustainable mineral and metal production internationally.

The Nordics both produce, process and utilize a multitude of mineral raw materials, and need them for the transition to low-carbon future. The Nordic region can through value chain collaborations build on complementary resources and skills.

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Hanna Törmänen

Hanna Törmänen

Innovation Adviser
Hanna has background in Nordic and international exports, public-private cooperation, project management and market analysis. Her focus at Nordic Innovation is to support Nordic businesses and ecosystems in their transition towards sustainable and circular business models.