Archives: Climate change

Green MEP to join Macron and Juncker at key conference on sustainable finance

As the European Parliament’s rapporteur on sustainable finance, Molly will take part in a conference in Brussels focused around the Commission’s Action Plan for Sustainable Finance.

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Greens say false CO2 emission ratings for cars have cost UK €8bn in lost tax revenue

A new report from the Greens in Europe reveals an €8bn loss in tax revenue between 2010 and 2016 due to the gap between real life CO2 emissions from cars and the emissions in lab tests.

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What does eating meat have to do with extreme weather conditions like this week’s snowstorms? Quite a lot, actually

Following hosted a debate in the European Parliament on how we can reduce the climate impact of our diets, Molly looks at the potential of reducing meat consumption by substituting it with protein crops.

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Green MEP questions whether Fox’s ‘global Britain’ compatible with meeting Paris climate goals

Molly has challenged International Trade secretary Liam Fox over whether his aim for new trade deals with countries outside and beyond the EU is consistent with the UK’s climate commitments.

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Government should stop burning cash on biomass plants and waste incinerators

Writing for Business Green, Molly argues that innovation can help us tackle #airpollution from log-burning stoves, but a more critical issue is the UK’s insatiable appetite for sending wood & waste up in smoke to generate electricity.

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