Prefecture of Florina
From January 2002 until August 2010, METE had an exclusive contract to operate the state-owned lignite mine of Achlada (which is leased out by the Hellenic State to a private company) and executed all the contracts for the supply of lignite from that mine to P.P.C. (Public Power Corporation) and any third parties during the same period.
Its supplied up to 100% of the lignite fuel needed for the thermal power plant of Meliti (T.P.P. Meliti), operated by P.P.C. in the Prefecture of Florina, successfully organising all necessary mining and delivery operations for 2.5 to 3 million tons of lignite per year.
Since 2016, METE S.A. invested significant funds mainly in electromechanical equipment which were nessecary for the expansion of the company in the field of quartz quarrying at Meliti region. The production capacity of the above quarry is expected to exceed 100,000 tons of quartz per year.
Prefecture of Kozani
Since 2005, the company reactivated the lignite mine of Prosilio and supplied the general mining and metallurgical company “LARCO” with more than two hundred thousand tons (200,000) of lignite per year, and today it is supplying P.P.C. (Public Power Company) with more than three hundred thousand tons (300,000) of lignite per year.