Archives: Energy

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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MEP demands local authorities reveal emergency plans for Hinkley nuclear incident

Molly has written to 15 local authorities asking what plans they have in place to deal with an emergency nuclear incident at Hinkley.

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Hinkley confirmed as ‘risky and expensive’ by National Audit Office – time to end this charade, says Green MEP

Molly calls again for Hinkley to be cancelled as National Audit Office agree it is ‘risky and expensive’.

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Green MEP slams government over failure to deliver ‘cheap’ renewable energy

Molly has accused the government of failing consumers and the environment over energy policy following projections that onshore wind and solar will be as cheap or cheaper than gas by 2020.

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