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World Coal welcomes major new Members in South Africa

New Members in South Africa

We are delighted to welcome Seriti and Barloworld as our two new Members of the World Coal Association.

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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.