Archives: June 2016

Green MEPs secures parliamentary inquiry into Panama Papers

Green MEP Molly Scott Cato has today welcomed a European Parliamentary inquiry into the Panama Papers which is expected to be announced tomorrow. The leaked Panama Papers exposed wide scale tax avoidance and financial secrecy by wealthy elites. As the Green Party’s economics spokesperson and the tax affairs spokesperson for the Greens in the European […]


Lack of transparency for nuclear waste plan at Hinkley Point C claims Green MEP

Commenting on the news that the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has refused to disclose the arrangements for dealing with radioactive waste at the planned Hinkley Point C nuclear plant(1), Molly Scott Cato, Green MEP for South West England and a longstanding critic of the Hinkley power plant, said: ‘I am shocked that […]


EU targets contribute to protecting river in Marlborough

In the run up to the EU referendum, Molly visited Marlborough to see for herself a site that is being managed to protect the local river, guided by European Water Framework Directive targets.