Archives: Climate change

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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MEP urges transparency over ECB role in funding climate change

Molly has written to the president of the European Central Bank challenging them over ‘disguised subsidies’ to companies that are undermining goals on tackling climate change.

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Worst fears on environment post-Brexit being realised, says Green MEP

Molly has said her worst fears over Brexit are being realised following revelations that the government is planning to ‘scale down its concern over climate change and the trade in illegal wildlife’ after leaving the EU.

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