Read more about the significant emissions reductions that can be achieved with low emission coal technologies, including high efficiency, low emission (HELE) coal and carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS), in this section.
This section examines the important role that coal plays in building modern societies and in supporting access to energy.
In this area you can find information on how the coal industry invests in the protection of precious resources such as land and water and tackles the challenge of reducing atmospheric emissions.
In this section, you can find the latest news and commentary from the WCA. If you are a member of the media, you can download content from our dedicated media area and register to join our media list.
The WCA represents industry leaders, committed to building a sustainable future for global coal
The WCA represents members who are industry leaders and committed to playing an active, constructive role in meeting the global challenge of climate change
Statement from Michelle Manook
Coal plays a vital role in meeting global energy needs and is critical to building growing economies and societies
Low emission technologies exist which can make significant reductions in CO2 emissions from coal use.
Action is taken at every stage of the coal industry to minimise environmental impacts.
The WCA is a global industry association formed of major international coal producers and stakeholders.
Here you’ll find contact information, our latest media releases and images, alongside material specifically for journalists.
A range of downloadable material on the global coal industry.
Membership is open to companies and not-for-profit organisations with a stake in the future of coal from anywhere in the world.