World Bank lending for coal up 256%…

October 8, 2008By Steve KretzmannBlog Post 1 Comment

Relying exclusively on the World Bank’s own figures, a new analysis shows World Bank Group lending to coal, oil and gas is up 94% from 2007, reaching over $3 billion.  Coal lending alone has increased an astonishing 256% in the last year. This is the same World Bank that would like to lead – and … Read More