-9.65 metric tons of CO2:
These are the emissions saved by our plant per metric ton of silicon metal produced, compared to the average emissions of similar plants operating in the five main silicon-metal-producing countries China, Brazil, USA, France and Norway. This was the conclusion of a PCC-commissioned study carried out by the Faculty of Energy Systems and Energy Economics at the Ruhr University Bochum under the leadership of Prof. Dr.-Ing. H.-J. Wagner.