Brexit Fears of Biodiesel Firm
(Motherwell Times) Motherwell and Wishaw MP Marion Fellows visited the Newarthill factory of Argent Energy to discuss the effects of Brexit on the business. The plant produces biodiesel and aims to continue contributing to the global battle against climate change and help the UK maximise the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from transport. Mrs Fellows and Argent’s director of corporate affairs Dickon Posnett discussed concerns over the removal of EU imposed duties on American biodiesel which could see a greater influx of imports.
“The greatest concern for businesses like Argent Energy is that government subsidised fuels from America flood our market. “This is especially concerning when Theresa May is turning her back on Europe, and as a consequence, needs to forge stronger relations with Donald Trump’s USA. READ MORE