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WCA Statement - IEA Energy Technology Perspectives Report

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WCA Statement - IEA Energy Technology Perspectives Report

Sep 11th 2020

The World Coal Association Chief Executive, Michelle Manook welcomes the IEA Energy Technology Perspectives 2020 report and issues the following comments: The World Coal Association and its...

CCS Talks: The Technology Cost Curve

Jun 11th 2020

CCS Talks: The Technology Cost Curve

Last week, the Global CCS Institute held the ‘CCS Talks: The Technology Cost Curve’ webinar. The Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) debate can often tend to focus on the large initial cost...

WCA Members respond to COVID-19

May 5th 2020

WCA Members respond to COVID-19

The spread of COVID-19 continues to have a significant impact around the world, and with communities facing this challenge in different stages and at different times, this unprecedented situation has...

The Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project – CCS in the community

The Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project – CCS in the community

Feb 7th 2020

Last week, the WCA were invited to visit the Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Center in Hokkaido, the northernmost island of Japan. Implemented by Japan CCS Co. (JCCS) and commissioned by the New...

Coal flexibility – supporting India’s growing energy needs

Jan 8th 2020

Coal flexibility – supporting India’s growing energy needs

Flexible and dynamic may not be words you naturally associate with coal. However, when it comes to providing stable baseload power supply or integrating intermittent power sources, it is a key...