Farmers to be given free audit and €5,000 for water-saving installations
Water consumption campaign earmarks €750,000 for conservation of water in agriculture
Wied Bufula outlet saved from development
The Planning Authority has rejected a zoning application to designate the mouth of Wied Bufula, the valley at Xemxija
Air pollution plan ‘is a joke’, Green Party says of weak emission targets

‘No attempt to actually reduce pollution’, Alternattiva Demokratika says of national air pollution control programme

‘No attempt to actually reduce pollution’,...

10 major planning tests for the Planning Authority under Robert Abela

Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance tilt from...

Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance...

Disastrous wildfires in Australia create smoke cloud larger than continental USA

Climate crisis • Wildfires are result of unusually hot and dry summer, and it does not seem to be ending soon

Climate crisis • Wildfires are result of unusually...

Looking back at 2019 | Waking up to the climate crisis

Has Malta moved on from its greenwash rhetoric to conrete measures to tackle...

Has Malta moved on from its greenwash rhetoric to conrete...

Construction waste: land reclamation is option in draft national strategy

Other options include polluter-pays principle, mandatory recycling targets, and extending spoil ground off Grand Harbour for dumping at sea

Other options include polluter-pays principle, mandatory...

Western coast saves Malta from worse storm damage, scientist says

Academic says extreme wind and wave conditions are known to have a return...

Academic says extreme wind and wave conditions are known to...

Global CO2 emissions rise for the first time in four years

'Time is running out on our ability to keep warming below two degrees...

'Time is running out on our ability to keep warming...

New Zealand's winter shorter by 30 days, study finds

Brett Mullan, from the Nationalist Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research...

Brett Mullan, from the Nationalist Institute of Water and...

EU deadlock on controversial Glyphosate weed-killer licence renewal

Malta votes with eight other EU member states to block Commission proposal to...

Malta votes with eight other EU member states to block...

Toxic gas levels in air minimal following Sant’Antnin recycling plant fire

Air quality tests show legal levels of noxious gases, tests on burnt material show small quantity of residual hazardous chemicals

Air quality tests show legal levels of noxious gases, tests...

Ministers refused Majjistral compromise and steamrolled extended hunting hours

Majjistral park chairman Sammy Vella reveals ‘unmitigated folly’ and refusal of compromise solution to extend hunting and trapping hours

Majjistral park chairman Sammy Vella reveals...

Can social media launch the revolution against our national dependence on cars?

Traffic remains an ongoing source of anxiety for the Maltese. But social media can serve as a potential catalyst for a crucial perspective shift on this...

Traffic remains an ongoing source of anxiety for the...

Illegal ivory seizures hit record high last year, according to report

According to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species,...

According to the Convention on International Trade in...

World’s deepest lake undergoing crisis due to pollution and poaching

Lake Baikal's biodiversity includes over 3,600 plant and animal species, most of which are endemic to the lake

Lake Baikal's biodiversity includes over 3,600 plant...

New beach cleaning operations procedures issued by the ERA

New procedures were issued by the Environment and Resources Authority, to...

New procedures were issued by the Environment and Resources...

Take cover! Malta’s sustainability guardian is championing ‘marvellous building boom’

Malta’s ‘Guardian of the Future Generations’ should be railing against the construction boom. Instead, he lauds it...

Malta’s ‘Guardian of the Future...

Benna’s new milk carton screw cap has fired up the online debate on plastics

Whose side are you on? Convenience meets conscientiousness as a milk carton cap pits anti-littering group against the rebrand of Malta’s dairy staple

Whose side are you on? Convenience meets conscientiousness...

Refusing seat on committee, opposition lays down rules for waste management plan

The opposition reiterates its call for a transparent debate on the government’s plans for a new waste-to-energy processing plant

The opposition reiterates its call for a transparent debate...