METE S.A. in cooperation with HORIZON MINING (company of Copelouzos Group), has already expressed its interest for the prospecting and exploitation rights of the lignite deposit at the lignite mine in the area of Vevi in the Prefecture of Florina, following a call for the expression of interest by the MINISTRY OF ENERGY AND CLIMATE CHANGE (MEECC). Following closely the developments in the Balkans in the energy sector and through its subsidiary established in Bitola, the company has been expanding in the lignite mining sector and the mining of other industrial minerals  in general. At the same time, METE SA is currently conducting surveys for the identification of areas with quartz deposits and other industrial minerals in Northern Greece.