Alternattiva Demokratika demands ‘new normal’ to improve air quality
“Air is cleaner, but it’s no thanks to government” 
Metered groundwater abstraction increases by 52% in just one year
While abstraction from 244 commercial boreholes has increased by 58%, abstraction from 2,875 agricultural boreholes has increased by 46%
ERA still conducting analysis of land reclamation sites

Environment and Resources Authority confirms that 'analysis' of...

Environment and Resources Authority confirms that...

Architect hopes he can sow seeds for Maltese ‘green network’ of parks and walkways

Inspired by life in the UK, Charles Saliba’s Malta ‘Green Network’ is a 15-year project for outdoor spaces that are weaved into the...

Inspired by life in the UK, Charles...

Harbour area air pollution linked to high rates of lung collapse

Study links higher rates of lung collapse in harbour area to deteriorating air...

Study links higher rates of lung collapse in harbour area...

Stainless-steel water bottles can help reduce Malta’s plastic waste problem

Reusable stainless-steel water bottles are now being distributed at selected events as part of the ‘Water: Be the Change campaign’

Reusable stainless-steel water bottles are now being...

€4 million reconstruction of Rabat’s Għeriexem Road starts

Infrastructure Malta starts reconstruction of Għeriexem Road in Rabat to stop...

Infrastructure Malta starts reconstruction of Għeriexem...

Restaurant by the pumps: fuel station’s piecemeal plan to add two-storey eatery

McQueens petrol station in Burmarrad wants to build a full-blown restaurant on land currently used for parking

McQueens petrol station in Burmarrad wants to build a...

Muscat insists ‘crazy’ ODZ boundaries must be redrawn

Muscat says ODZ boundaries must be redrawn, but green NGOs insist local plans...

Muscat says ODZ boundaries must be redrawn, but green NGOs...

Dismantling of 1984 Marsa boiler chimney underway

At 69 metres above ground, the chimney is the highest point of the 1953 Marsa...

At 69 metres above ground, the chimney is the highest point...

Updated | Busuttil’s pro-hunting stance proves he will do anything for votes, AD claims

Greens accuse Simon Busuttil of environmental hypocrisy after PN leader says he considers the spring hunting issue a 'closed case' 

Greens accuse Simon Busuttil of environmental hypocrisy...

AD pledges to uphold citizens' interests, not big business’

The green party said that both the Labour and Nationalist Parties had not taken...

The green party said that both the Labour and Nationalist...

Closing down Sant’Antnin, ‘requires new waste management system, culture change’

Closing down Sant’Antnin won’t just require a new facility but also a culture change in how waste at home is separated and disposed of

Closing down Sant’Antnin won’t just require a...

Decommissioning of Birzebbugia fuel tanks starts today

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said it was unacceptable for the country to still...

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said it was unacceptable for...

FAA calls on political parties to consider environment in electoral manifestos

The activist group said that the protection of the environment should be entrenched in the Constitution and citizens given the right to sue government when it...

The activist group said that the protection of the...

Malta registers largest drop in carbon emissions across EU

Malta registered a decrease of 18.2% in carbon dioxide emissions in 2016,...

Malta registered a decrease of 18.2% in carbon dioxide...

Swieqi lane resurfacing required no planning permission

Planning Authority rejects Swieqi council's criticism that it had failed to...

Planning Authority rejects Swieqi council's criticism...

Cruise liners: lucrative but poisoning business

Cruise ships often berthing in harbours in close proximity to dense urban areas...

Cruise ships often berthing in harbours in close proximity...

AD: No real need for commercial zone in Wied Incita

The green party said that it would make more sense for the applicant to first...

The green party said that it would make more sense for the...

Police officer accompanied poacher on illegal hunting trip

Several birds are still being shot at in the Maltese countryside although the...

Several birds are still being shot at in the Maltese...