Fatih Birol

Fatih Birol

Dr. Fatih Birol has served as the executive director of the International Energy Agency (IEA) since 2015. He served in various other roles at the agency prior to this, including as the chief economist. Before joining the IEA, he worked at the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).

Claims from Fatih Birol

Fatih Birol
Fatih Birol"The transition to clean energy is... unstoppable. It’s not a question of ‘if’, it’s just a matter of ‘how soon'."Oct 24, 2023
Fatih Birol
Fatih Birol"[T]he opportunity of net-zero emissions by 2050... [is] narrow but still achievable." May 18, 2021

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