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Driving value for our clients

Our portfolio of solutions is mainly dedicated to the sustainable transformation of the metal and mining industries. We create value for our clients by providing innovative technologies that boost efficiency, resulting in better performance, less waste, and lower carbon emissions.

1.1 Energy Transition

Tenova aims to shift the energy paradigm in the metals industry by encouraging clients to adopt hydrogen-ready technologies for business transformation. This involves partnering with gas supply operators, electrolyzer manufacturers, and other actors supporting a sustainable energy transition.

Our solutions:

  • DRI and Energiron
  • iBLUE
  • SAF and Open Slag Bath Furnace
  • Production lines for electrical applications high performance steel 
  • Smart burners
  • Innovative testing lab for combustion systems

1.2 Energy Efficiency

In cases where it is not yet feasible to transition to cleaner fuels, we have developed a suite of technologies to help our clients use their existing fuels more efficiently or adapt their existing processes, thus reducing their emissions.

Our solutions:

  • Consteel® 
  • iRecovery®
  • High efficient heat treatment and reheating furnaces

1.3 Circular Economy

Industrial processes create numerous waste byproducts. Our solutions contribute to the circular economy by enhancing the recovery and reuse of these byproducts through our technologies.

Our solutions:

  • EAF-LF (Electric Arc Furnaces - Ladle Furnace)
  • Dry Slag Granulation
  • Lithium Recovery
  • Twin-chamber furnaces for aluminum

1.4 Impact monitoring

As a responsible metallurgy company, we acknowledge the significance of assessing our products and services’ environmental and health impacts. We pledge to enhance our processes and products by considering their impact throughout their entire life cycle.

Our solutions:

  • Pomini Digital Texturing

1.5 R&D and Sustainable Innovation

We enhance existing technologies and develop new ones to reduce the environmental impact of clients’ facilities while boosting production efficiency. Our solutions minimize CO2 and other harmful emissions, integrate alternative and renewable energy, and promote circularity.

Our solutions:

  • Tenova Innovation Days
  • EcoSlag
  • Cyberman 4.0
  • Burner 4.0
  • Insoluble Anode Tin Coating and Chromium-Free Passivation


2022-2024 R&D&I Focus Areas and SDGs

Digital Transformation

Tenova’s digital transformation strategy leverages technologies like machine learning, data analytics, and artificial intelligence (AI) to increase efficiency and reduce environmental impacts for clients.

Adopting a digital mindset

Tenova encourages employees to adopt a digital mindset, aiming to promote a deep cultural change where teams understand and harness pioneering technologies. To advance this digital mindset, Tenova deploys specific tools and technologies for education, awareness, and remote collaboration, such as the Project Collaboration Portal and the Supplier Portal.

Support client Engagement

Tenova aims to provide excellent service to clients by offering a Customer Portal for support requests and spare parts ordering, which is constantly updated with new features.

Environmental Impact from our operations

2024 Goal:

26 %

Reduction of Scope 2 emissions
(market-based) of 450 tCO2e by 2024(*)

(*) equivalent to a 26% reduction (baseline 2022)


Tenova is deeply committed to mitigating the harmful impacts of climate change on the environment. That is why the core of our business is helping clients reduce their environmental impact through our products, technologies, and services.

In addition to helping our clients, we are also taking steps to reduce our own environmental footprint.

Our 2022 primary energy consumption and direct CO2 emissions disclosed below are related to our main Italian offices, located in Castellanza and Genoa, as well as the production location in Castellanza:


Total energy consumption: 29,504 GJ

• of which natural gas: 16,135 GJ
• of which electricity: 13,219 GJ


Scope 1 Emissions: 279 tCO2eq
Scope 2 Emissions: (market-based): 1,678 tCO2eq