Archives: Energy

MEP calls on South West constituents to oppose Hinkley in favour of ‘renewable energy revolution’

Molly calls on her constituents to write to their MPs to voice opposition to Hinkley and press instead for massive investment in the region’s renewable energy resources.

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If a week is a long time in politics, let’s hope several weeks is enough time for an energy revolution

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.

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MEP warns green light for Hinkley will lead to higher energy prices, fewer jobs and blackouts

Molly has slammed as an economic disaster the decision by EDF to press ahead with new nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point in Somerset.

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New report shows scrapping Trident would be good for jobs

Ahead of a vote in Parliament on Monday, Molly issues some findings from a report looking into alternative jobs for those currently employed on Trident submarines in Devonport, Plymouth.

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All change at the top, but ‘failure to learn from mistakes of the past’ on Hinkley

Molly says the announcement by new chancellor Philip Hammond that Hinkley must still go ahead shows the new Tory government are simply repeating mistakes of old.

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