News & Opinion: Coal market

WCA comments on the decision to approve Adani coal mine project

Dec 5th 2016

WCA comments on the decision to approve Adani coal mine project

The World Coal Association has commended Queensland authorities for the decision to approve the Adani coal mine project, the final government approval required for the mine to proceed.  Once...

WCA welcomes Moody’s upgrade of India’s energy sector

Dec 3rd 2016

WCA welcomes Moody’s upgrade of India’s energy sector

London - ​The World Coal Association (WCA) has welcomed news that Moody's has upgraded the outlook for India's power sector to stable from negative in view of surge in domestic coal production...

WCA looks at the IEA’s coal outlook in WEO 2016

Nov 30th 2016

WCA looks at the IEA’s coal outlook in WEO 2016

Energy access and climate goals are not competing priorities. Per the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) World Energy Outlook 2016 forecasts - informed by the climate pledges submitted prior to...

WCA at Assocarboni National Congress 2016

Apr 12th 2016

WCA at Assocarboni National Congress 2016

Last week I attended the Assocarboni National Congress 2016 in Rome to talk about the post-COP21 energy landscape. The foundation of this Paris Agreement are the Nationally Determined...

New BP report provides projections of the global energy market

Feb 15th 2016

New BP report provides projections of the global energy market

BP published the 2016 edition of the “Energy Outlook” which provides projections of the global energy market through to 2035. The report identifies three emerging themes that will shape the energy...

The year in review

2015 - end of year review

Dec 23rd 2015

The year in review

Each year a number of authoritative organisations publish analysis considering current developments within the coal sector. These trends are then used to make assessments about the future....