Archives: Climate change

Stonehenge tunnel: cynical attempt by government to sneak through road-widening scheme, says Green MEP

Molly has responded to the announcement by the government that it has agreed to build a 1.8 mile tunnel under the Stonehenge World Heritage Site.

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As offshore wind becomes much cheaper than nuclear, it’s time to scrap Hinkley, says Green MEP

Following an announcement that energy from offshore wind in the UK is now cheaper than electricity generated from new nuclear, Molly has renewed a call for Hinkley C to be scrapped.

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EU must block imports from Amazon forest reserve, say Green MEPs

Molly is one of a group of Green MEPs calling on the EU Commission to block all imports extracted from Amazonian reserves in Brazil.

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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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