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MEP demands autumn statement includes investment in flood defences

Molly calls for major investment in flood defences as part of the Autumn Statement.

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Devonport: From Trident jobs to green employment

This report explores how the current 2000 or so Trident-related jobs in Plymouth could be replaced within the emerging local ‘green’ economy, making use of the great potential of existing local skills and facilities.

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MEP demands Cornwall retain renewable energy investment post-Brexit

Molly has welcomed news that Cornwall Council and the EU are continuing to support marine-based energy and challenges the government to maintain financial support post-Brexit.

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Greens uncover new tax scandal involving chemicals giant BASF

Greens in the European Parliament have uncovered tax avoidance by chemical giant BASF amounting to almost a billion euros over a five year period.

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Green MEP to ‘blow trident jobs myth clean out of the water’ with new report

Next week Molly will launch a new report looking at how jobs linked to Trident can be converted into green jobs.

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