Media releases

The role of coal in India’s energy ambitions

The role of coal in India’s energy ambitions

Feb 14th 2019

India is the world’s second most populous country and figures among the world’s most rapidly growing economies. The South Asian giant is home to one-fifth of the world’s population and an...

Reducing emissions from coal: A role for the World Bank

Jan 16th 2019

Reducing emissions from coal: A role for the World Bank

For many developing countries, especially those across emerging Asia, excluding coal from the energy mix is simply not an option because improved energy access drives economic development....

WCA host forum in London

Nov 13th 2018

WCA host forum in London

The World Coal Association is hosting in London two half-day forums about carbon capture use and storage (CCUS) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The morning event will discuss the...

WCA comments on IPCC's Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C

Oct 9th 2018

WCA comments on IPCC's Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C earlier this week. In response, the World Coal Association, (WCA) notes that: The...

WCA responds to IPCC's Special Report on Global Warming

Oct 8th 2018

WCA responds to IPCC's Special Report on Global Warming

Responding to the report, WCA Interim Chief Executive, Katie Warrick said: “While we are still reviewing the draft, the World Coal Association believes that any credible pathway to meeting the 1.5...

Stakeholders discuss the role of electricity in achieving Agenda 2030

Stakeholders discuss the role of electricity in achieving Agenda 2030

Sep 27th 2018

This week, World Coal Association Policy Manager, Liam McHugh will be joining international experts to discuss the role of electricity in achieving the 2030 Agenda. Countries will choose different...

Katie Warrick assumes interim leadership of the WCA

Sep 21st 2018

Katie Warrick assumes interim leadership of the WCA

Further to our previous announcement, Communications and Strategy Director of the World Coal Association (WCA), Katie Warrick has today assumed the role of Interim Chief Executive.  Katie...