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Over the course of the last year and a half, we have been pushing the International Energy Agency (IEA) to stop giving cover to the oil and gas industry and model a fossil fuel phase-out that’s fully in line with our climate goals. As the world’s foremost energy modeller, their scenarios – most notably those in the annual flagship World Energy Outlook (WEO) – shape countless political and financial energy decisions each year. 

In response to mounting criticism for its climate shortfalls, the IEA, lead by Dr. Fatih Birol, have clearly identified their solution to these critiques: a public relations effort

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REPORTS & BRIEFINGS

The next president and Congress should reinstate the crude export ban in tandem with policies to ensure a just and equitable transition away from fossil fuels. A reimplementation of the ban would therefore require an ambitious and well-funded energy policy to prioritize justice and equity for workers and frontline and Indigenous communities in the necessary transition away from fossil fuels.

A new study released by Oil Change International examines the role of Danish oil and gas production in a Paris-aligned global carbon budget. The report confirms that while Denmark has positioned itself as a global climate leader, its plans to expand North Sea oil and fossil gas extraction would undermine its record of climate action and would be incompatible with achieving its Paris climate commitments.

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The world is experiencing a climate breakdown. We're working to chart a new course off fossil fuels.

STOP FUNDING FOSSILS

Governments are still spending billions subsidizing oil, gas and coal. We need to #StopFundingFossils and start investing in the future.

Current Campaigns: Public Finance, Energy Access, No Coal Japan

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STOPPING CARBON LOCK-IN

The science says we need to keep fossil fuels in the ground to meet climate goals. We’re pushing back against industry expansion.

Current Campaigns: Real Climate Leadership, Stopping Oil & Gas Infrastructure

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ENERGY TRANSITIONS & FUTURES

The Paris climate goals demand a rapid, just transition from fossil fuels to clean energy. We’re pushing institutions and governments to lead the way.

Current Campaigns: International Energy Agency Reform, First Movers

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