Poldark has revived an interest in the South West’s past and there are prospects of a revitalised mining industry in Cornwall. However, fracking must have no place in the region’s future, argues Molly; it’s time to positively embrace an energy transition.
Molly has slammed Labour for voting for a ‘dash for gas’ in the European Parliament today, saying it opens the door to fracked gas from the US.
Molly condemns the planned Shale Wealth Fund as a cynical attempt by Government to sweeten the fracking pill and bribe households and communities.
Molly has criticised as ‘vacuous’ comments made by Defra secretary Andrea Leadsom about the future of food and farming.
Molly writes for the Independent on how the end of the fossil fuel era can revolutionise the way we use finance for the public good.
Molly says people in the South West won’t accept fracking of our precious landcaped.
Molly has echoed calls for radical reforms to agriculture as the UK prepares to leave the EU.
Writing for Business Green, Molly argues that the UK must stay inside the single market if we want to deliver a truly green economy.
The UK’s Green MEPs are urging the government to ensure that post-Brexit agricultural support is used to encourage a transition away from environmentally destructive intensive agri-business.
Molly’s regular column for Business Green argues that the advance in renewable energy technologies together with innovative solutions on managing supply and demand and energy efficiencies make Hinkley redundant.