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21 August 2017

Bettercoal joins the UN Global Compact

01 August 2017

Bettercoal joins ResponsibleSteel as Associate Member

Bettercoal today announced that it has joined ResponsibleSteel™ as Associate Member. } read on

31 July 2017

Bettercoal's priority country engagement continues in South Africa

South Africa is the 6th largest exporter of coal in the world and is home to 3.5% of the world’s coal resources. } read on

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01 June 2017

Bettercoal supports its coal suppliers on a continuous improvement path

Bettercoal is based on the core principle of continuous improvement. This means ensuring that all coal suppliers actively participating in the Bettercoal Assessment Programme follow a Continuous Improvement Plan (CIP). These plans are developed following on-site assessments of mining operations against the Bettercoal Code, a code which covers Legal Compliance, Policies and Systems, Business Ethics, Human Rights and Social Performance and Environment. } read on

17 March 2017

Bettercoal visit to Colombia - March 2017

Between the 6th and the 10th of March this year, Bettercoal organised a visit to Colombia, one of the major thermal coal exporting countries in the world. } read on

19 December 2016

Bettercoal: will evolve to remain as important as ever

"As a result of major transformations in the global energy system that take place over the next decades, renewables and natural gas are the big winners in the race to meet energy demand growth until 2040", according to the latest edition of the World Energy Outlook, the International Energy Agency’s flagship publication. } read on

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