Archives: Climate change

Letter to Trade Commissioner and Commission President on exploitation of Amazon reserve

Molly has written to the EU Commission urging it to use a new trade deal between Latin American countries and the EU to prevent further destruction of the Amazon rainforest.

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Green MEP welcomes Gove pledge on ‘Green Brexit’ but says Environment Secretary still in ‘special measures’

Molly welcomes a pledge by Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, that in future he wants farm subsidies paid on the basis of social and environmental benefits.

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Green win in European Parliament on tackling ‘planned obsolescence’

The European Parliament has this week backed a Green initiative which aims to extend the life of consumer products.

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Green MEP challenges Gove over climate targets

As MEPs vote on legislation settings binding annual greenhouse gas emission targets for EU member countries, Molly challenges Michael Gove to match or better these targets for tackling climate change post-Brexit.

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Trump is waging war on the environment, says Molly

Molly says ejecting the US from the Paris Agreement is an assault on scientific evidence and a confrontation with businesses and a US and global economy that is marching rapidly towards decarbonisation.

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