News & Opinion: CCS

WCA responds to Global Status of CCUS report

WCA responds to Global Status of CCUS report

Dec 11th 2018

Katowice, 11th December 2018 – The World Coal Association (WCA) has welcomed the publication of the Global Status of CCS: 2018  report calling on world leaders for enhanced support for CCS...

COP24: Paris rulebook and CCUS in the spotlight

COP24 is taking place in Katowice, Poland

Dec 11th 2018

COP24: Paris rulebook and CCUS in the spotlight

Liam McHugh, WCA Policy Manager, shares an update from COP24 in Poland, where technical negotiations surrounding the implementation of the Paris Agreement will soon reach the ‘political’ phase and...

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...

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...

Renewed Momentum for Carbon Capture in the US

Renewed Momentum for Carbon Capture in the US

Apr 19th 2018

Carbon capture, use and storage (CCUS) advocates have a renewed sense of momentum in the US due to the passage of The FUTURE Act, which reformed the existing 45Q tax credit that was created to...

Extract magazine, Issue 4: Energy trends and the role of coal

Apr 4th 2018

Extract magazine, Issue 4: Energy trends and the role of coal

With the title Energy trends and the role of coal, the fourth issue of WCA’s digital magazine has been published today. The issue compiles a number of articles, blog posts and press releases where...