Archives: Energy

Molly responds to EDF demand for French government cash to proceed with Hinkley

Molly has said the Hinkley project is no longer viable after EDF announces it will only build the new nuclear reactors if the French government offer more cash.

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Rescue plan for Hinkley could be against state aid rules, says MEP

Molly has asked the Commission to investigate whether a proposed rescue plan for Hinkley is in breach of European state aid rules.

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Silence on Hinkley speaks volumes

Molly explores the failure of Hinkley as well as Labour’s apparent U-turn on Hinkley and its call for ‘Plan B’.

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Greens to challenge government energy policy for breaching EU rules on a fair and competitive market

Molly Scott Cato is set to challenge the government over changes to energy policy through the EU’s Competition Commission. Molly is confident the findings of a new report she commissioned demonstrate that the Tory government is breaching EU rules on a fair and competitive market [1]. The report finds that the pace and intensity of […]

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Renewable energy: a study of the government’s recent performance

This report commissioned by Molly and researched and written by renewables specialists, Green Peninsula, looks in detail at changes to energy policy in the last eight months. Molly aims to use the report to challenge the Tory government, via the EU Competition Commissioner, on whether they breach rules on a fair and competitive market. The […]

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