Archives: Economics

Westcountry welcomes mining but we should shun fracking

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.

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If we must have a ‘hard Brexit’, let’s at least make it low-carbon

Rather than protecting big business from the impact of Brexit, government should do more to support the low-carbon transition during this turbulent time, argues Molly or Business Green.

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UK at crossroads on tackling tax avoidance, says Green MEP

Molly has welcomed moves by the European Commission to tackle corporate tax avoidance but warns the UK is in danger of becoming one of the globe’s leading tax havens post-Brexit.

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Fracking is the fossil-fuel dinosaur of yesteryear: reject the bankers and go for green energy and people’s finance

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.

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Green MEP Molly Scott Cato on ‘hard Brexit’

Molly writes for the Stroud News and Journal on the potential threats of a ‘hard’ Brexit.

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