This is the text of a report presented of the governing board of the International Energy Agency (IEA) at the ministerial level on May 22-23, 1979. The coal action program is discussed. Increased coal production and use is an international objective. The role of the Coal Industry Advisory Board (CIAB) in meeting this objective is described. The recommendations of the CIAB to governments and industry are included. The executive summary of the findings of the CIAB working group in the areas of coal use, coal production, infrastructure, international trade, environmental issues, and research and development is presented. The text of the principles for IEA action on coal adopted by the governing board of IEA at their May 22-23, 1979 meeting is included. (ERA citation 06:009216)

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    Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

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  • Publication Date: 1980

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  • Pagination: 53 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00336755
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1981 12:00AM