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Atalaya Mining, a metals and mining company, is committed to reducing its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The company has taken steps to manage and reduce its scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions, which are emissions from direct operations, indirect energy consumption, and value chain activities, respectively. It has implemented a long-term and short-term strategy or plan to manage these emissions and has set emissions reduction targets. The company also analyzes its performance against these targets. Atalaya Mining has established a goal to reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG)emissions in Atalaya Riotinto by 15% by 2025. In 2022, the company’s GHG emissions reported scope 1 was 3,827.78 tCO2eq, scope 2 was 93,986.22 tCO2eq and scope 3 emissions were 244,039.89 tCO2eq.
Atalaya Riotinto is set to be Spain's first mine with a solar photovoltaic power plant, a collaboration between Atalaya Mining and Endesa X. The 50MW plant with 75,000 solar panels will be among Spain's largest self-consumption facilities, providing 22% of the mine's energy. It aims to annually cut over 40,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions, addressing 60% of the mine's carbon footprint from electricity. The 22% reduction in electricity bills boosts economic viability, making this initiative environmentally and economically impactful.
Atalaya Mining has invested in renewable energy sources to reduce its carbon emissions. It has signed a contract with Endesa X for the construction of a solar photovoltaic plant for self-consumption, which is expected to start operating in 2023. The company is also studying the feasibility of implementing a wind farm to complement its solar plant. These investments aim to improve energy efficiency and increase the use of renewable energy in the company's operations.
In terms of waste and hazardous materials management, Atalaya Mining has implemented policies and procedures for active and inactive operations. It also focuses on waste prevention, recycling, reuse, and other forms of waste recovery and elimination.
In conclusion, Atalaya Mining is dedicated to reducing emissions. The company has taken steps to manage and reduce its emissions, including investments in renewable energy sources. It has also implemented policies and procedures for waste and hazardous materials management, indicating its commitment toward fostering a sustainable future.