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WCA & ACE Report on Clean Coal Technologies in the ASEAN

In partnership with the ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE), we have launched a report titled ‘Clean Coal Technology in ASEAN – Balancing Equity, Security & Sustainability’. The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the energy security and sustainable development opportunities that Clean Coal Technologies (CCT) promotes in the implementation of ASEAN Plan of Action for Energy Cooperation (APAEC) Phase II: 2021 – 2025 in facilitating the transition towards sustainable and lower emission development.

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Collaboration

By working together, we can advance clean coal technologies and build a sustainable future.

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Commitment

WCA members are committed to shaping a sustainable future for coal, to innovate and deliver the clean energy transition.

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Reality

Coal will remain a critical contributor both to the future energy mix and for industries including steel and cement.

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Right to Choose

We support countries’ right to choose reliable and affordable energy, providing the building blocks for modern society.

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Leadership

World Coal Association members are committed to shaping a sustainable future for coal, to innovate and deliver the clean energy transition.

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The role of coal

Coal plays a vital role in meeting global energy needs and is critical to building growing economies and societies.