All articles by Dr Fatih Birol

Dr Fatih Birol

Setting the Target For CO2 Emissions

A full agreement from industry and OECD governments on legally binding targets is essential for tackling CO2 emissions. Reaching a consensus on carbon credit prices, capture and storage and the efficiency of national oil companies is a key aim, IEA chief economist Fatih Birol tells Nigel Ash

National Treasures

National oil companies continue to increase market power at the expense of IOCs and the price of oil is rising. With this an inelasticity between supply and demand is occurring, says IEA chief economist Fatih Birol.