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Nuclear, gas aren’t green but EU taxonomy won’t change, McGuinness tells angry lawmakers

Fossil gas and nuclear power are not environmentally friendly, but the European Commission has no intention to change its list including them as green investments, Mairead McGuinness told a committee of EU lawmakers who did not hold back their anger on the issue.

In a joint committee of the European Parliament this morning,

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Fiona Maxwell

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Fiona Maxwell is a financial services senior correspondent at MLex in London. She began her career as a reporter for, writing about EU post-crisis regulation, and later worked for POLITICO in Brussels, covering the intersect between financial policy and politics. Prior to joining MLex, Fiona worked at the Bank of England as a policy adviser in the prudential policy directorate.

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