Brown/lignitic coal

Brown Coal Innovation Australia (BCIA) is a nonprofit company co-investing in brown coal innovation and emissions reduction technologies - including DICE

DEBRIV is the federal German association of all lignite producing companies and affiliates to promote science, technology and development of the lignite industry

Korea Institute of Energy Research, including ultra low ash solvent refined lignite

Part of the RWE Group, RWE Power is one of the leading energy production and generation companies in Germany

Bituminous coal

COAL21 $1B fund as part of a world-first whole-of-industry funding approach to support greenhouse gas abatement

Manages the COAL21 Fund on behalf of the industry

Glencore Xstrata Coal Bulga, a large Hunter mine hosting an MRC pilot plant

Ultra Clean Coal (UCC) is a process for producing a high purity, chemically cleaned coal that can be used to fuel Internal Combustion Engines such as diesel engines


MAN Diesel & Turbo is the market leader for large diesel engines for use in ships and power stations, and industry leader in assessing DICE

Engineering services – DICE

AECOM is a provider of services to the resources & energy sectors and process industries

GHD is a provider of services to the resources & energy sectors and process industries

Worley Parsons is a provider of services to the resources & energy sectors and process industries

Xstrata Technology develops, markets and supports technologies for the global mineral processing and metals smelting and refining industries

CO2 capture and storage

Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies (CO2CRC) - collaborative research focused on carbon dioxide capture and geological sequestration

The Otway Project in Victoria is the first geosequestration project in Australia

Institute accelerates the development, demonstration and deployment of CCS globally

A nonprofit organisation that funds R&D into technologies that can reduce CO2 emissions

Research, development and economics

The Australian Coal Industry’s Research Program

Australian National Low Emissions Coal Research & Development

Bureau of Resources and Energy Economics is an economic research unit maintaining key statistics and ongoing technology comparisons for electricity generation

Lead Australian research organisation for MRC production and DICE

United States Department of Energy, funder of comprehensive DICE development program over 1978-92