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New report shows why HELE remains imperative for ASEAN countries

New report shows why HELE remains imperative for ASEAN countries

Aug 8th 2018

Developing and emerging economies such as the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN), cannot meet their energy needs, tackle energy poverty, and reduce global emissions without utilising all...

CCS Knowledge Centre analyses recent developments in Saskatchewan

Jul 23rd 2018

CCS Knowledge Centre analyses recent developments in Saskatchewan

Last week the provincial power utility in Saskatchewan, Canada, SaskPower, announced its planned retirement of coal-fired power units Boundary Dam 4 and 5 (BD4&5) instead of retrofitting them, as...

WCA comments on the IEA’s 2018 World Energy Investment report

Jul 17th 2018

WCA comments on the IEA’s 2018 World Energy Investment report

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has published its annual World Energy Investment 2018. The report looks at how investment decisions made today will determine energy supply and demand capacity...

WCA responds to BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2018

Jun 15th 2018

WCA responds to BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2018

Responding to BP’s Statistical Review of World Energy 2018, Benjamin Sporton, Chief Executive of the World Coal Association (WCA) said: “BP’s Energy Outlook continues to support a number of other...

Industry experts discuss responsible energy at Bettercoal event

Industry experts discuss responsible energy at Bettercoal event

Jun 13th 2018

On 27 June, WCA CEO Benjamin Sporton will be joining a group of experts to discuss the importance of responsible supply chains in the coal industry. Coal will remain an important fuel source for...

How carbon utilisation will be a key step in India's climate strategy

May 31st 2018

How carbon utilisation will be a key step in India's climate strategy

For India, energy remains the key driver of growth, not only from an economic perspective but more importantly for accelerating social development. With India's substantial coal reserves, it is...