Improvement of adopted procedures in the scope of implementation of mitigation and compensatory measures of negative impacts (as well as their respective monitoring), to promote a more efficient use of resources and to enhance cost-benefit relations;
Potentiate management actions delivering positive impacts on biodiversity;
Clarification of Environmental Impact Assessment procedures to apply;
Identification of sensitive areas in the planning of new transmission power lines, as well as identification of susceptible bird species on the implementation stage of the project;
Contribution for bird-related outages mitigation, as predicting the use of pylons by nesting birds (white storks in particular);
Establishment of management standards on rights-of-way of transmission lines and gas ducts to mitigate negative impacts and maximize positive impacts on biodiversity;
Pursuance of environmental and social responsibility policies by the company;
Promotion and training of REN staff and collaborators and benchmarking.
Scientific advances on the study of electric power line impacts on biodiversity;
Strengthening of the research team (through contracts and research grants);
Equipment acquisition (i.e. satellite transmitters);
Increase the visibility of the research centre on business and social environments.