Mandate of the CCRA

CCRA has a mandate to improve the energy efficiency of Metallurgical Processes for the advancement of Canadian Industry

Research Objectives – to reduce energy intensity and emissions of Canada’s mining and metals industries while enhancing their sustainability by:

  • Improving energy efficiency and metals production in Canada from improved carbon and alternative feedstocks
  • Increasing industrial utilization of energy efficient iron and steel making technology in Canada
  • Increasing domestic/international market penetration of coals by developing products with better coking, energy and environmental characteristics.