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ASEAN’s Energy Equation indicates the way forward for Southeast Asia

ASEAN’s Energy Equation indicates the way forward for Southeast Asia

May 24th 2017

The World Coal Association (WCA), in collaboration with the ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE), published last week the report “ASEAN’s Energy Equation”. The report is the first comprehensive cost-benefit...

In a Paris Agreement world, coal will meet growing Asian energy needs

Aug 8th 2017

In a Paris Agreement world, coal will meet growing Asian energy needs

When providing 41% of the world’s electricity, 85% of global cement[1], 74% of the world’s steel[2] and 60% of the world’s aluminium[3], coal is justly considered an enabler of modern societies and...

WCA launches video series

Jul 24th 2017

WCA launches video series

The World Coal Association (WCA) has published a series of videos discussing major issues surrounding coal that considers the role low emission coal plays in energy security and economic development...

ASEAN’s Energy Equation: Call to action

Jul 20th 2017

ASEAN’s Energy Equation: Call to action

ASEAN Energy Insights In the last article in our series of “ASEAN Energy Insights”, Liam McHugh, WCA Policy Manager, reviews the call to action that the report ASEAN’s Energy Equation suggests as...

Extract Magazine, issue 2: The future of energy in the ASEAN

Jul 12th 2017

Extract Magazine, issue 2: The future of energy in the ASEAN

The latest issue of Extract, WCA’s digital magazine, is now online and brings together published articles from WCA staff and third-party experts on the issue of the future of energy in the ASEAN....

Adopting modern coal technologies in ASEAN countries has global benefits

Jun 29th 2017

Adopting modern coal technologies in ASEAN countries has global benefits

ASEAN Energy Insights In the fourth of our series of ‘ASEAN Energy Insights’, Liam McHugh, WCA Policy Manager, reviews the emission reduction benefits of high efficiency low emission (HELE) coal...

Coal will be an important guarantor for sustained growth in ASEAN

Jun 8th 2017

Coal will be an important guarantor for sustained growth in ASEAN

ASEAN Energy Insights The World Coal Association (WCA), in collaboration with the ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE), has published a report looking at energy in the ASEAN region[1].  The report...