Oil Change International Statement on Departure of World Bank President

January 7, 2019By Alex OrtizFeatured, News, Press Releases

“Under President Kim, the World Bank Group demonstrated a degree of climate leadership by announcing an end to financing for oil and gas extraction, and by starting to tighten its rules on lending to private banks who then invest that money in fossil fuels. The World Bank Group still has a long way to go on climate action, and Kim’s departure should not put a stop to this recent progress.”

Oil Change International Responds to International Energy Agency’s 2018 World Energy Outlook

November 12, 2018By Greg MuttittFeatured, News, Press Releases

In response to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) 2018 World Energy Outlook (WEO), Greg Muttitt, Research Director at Oil Change International, said: “We need the world’s foremost energy modellers to model global success in meeting our climate goals, yet this year’s WEO again emphasizes a business-as-usual pathway to climate failure.”