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The single issue dominating Brexit discussions

Molly writes for Business Green explaining why green businesses should be concerned by the direction of the debate on the Single Market.

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MEP warns of ‘meltdown’ in region’s finance sector jobs post Brexit

Jobs in the finance sector are at risk of moving abroad, warns Molly, as JP Morgan announces 16,000 jobs – including 4,000 in Bournemouth – are at risk.

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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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EDF could ‘arm-twist’ higher electricity prices, warns MEP

Soaring costs and further delays to Hinkley could lower financial returns for EDF and result in consumers being ‘arm-twisted’ into paying even higher prices, Molly has warned.

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Government must match EU on tax transparency, says Green Party finance speaker as MEPs vote in favour of country-by-country reporting

As the European Parliament votes to support country-by-country reporting Molly has insisted that such tax transparency must form part of any post Brexit trade deal.

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