Fatih Birol, the head of the International Energy Agency (IEA), faced renewed pressure on Monday to overhaul the organization's influential projections for fossil fuel demand from investors and scientists concerned about climate change.
BERLIN — The European Investment Bank said Thursday that it will stop financing fossil fuel energy projects from the end of 2021 as part of an effort to fight climate change. The decision, which ends fossil fuel funding a year later than initially proposed, follows lengthy negotiations among European Union member states, the bank’s shareholders....
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