Successful organic waste collection increases eight-fold
Malta has collected 8,888 tonnes of organic waste between the end of October and the end of February, up from just 959 tonnes in the same period in the previous year, an increase...
ERA reform: will José Herrera’s mountain deliver a giant... or a mouse?
Unless the ERA is given equal power as its planning counterpart, the structural imbalance that favours development over the environment will never be redressed
[WATCH] Renaturing: Why bringing back the green can solve urban problems

Mario Balzan, a senior lecturer at the Institute of Applied Sciences of the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST) is the coordinator of the...

Mario Balzan, a senior lecturer at the Institute of Applied...

PA starts reform of controversial rural policy

Planning Authority commences review of rural policy which controversially paved...

Planning Authority commences review of rural policy which...

Extinction Rebellion Malta calls on parliament to unanimously declare climate change emergency

The eNGO said that future generations being born in Malta today, will face the consequences of a failure to act if no action is taken

The eNGO said that future generations being born in Malta...

Some carrots, but no sticks: Budget 2020 on climate and the environment

Cut-off date for fossil fuel engines and 2050 deadline for carbon-neutral Malta, but can businesses get their act in order without being pushed?

Cut-off date for fossil fuel engines and 2050 deadline for...

450 reverse vending machines to be in place by end of 2020

Beverage container refund scheme for plastics, metal and glass beverages...

Beverage container refund scheme for plastics, metal...

Gozo tremor recorded at magnitude 3.7

Slight tremor felt in Gozo late on Tuesday evening

Slight tremor felt in Gozo late on Tuesday evening

Watch out for the supermoon setting a 68-year record

You’ll never have seen it so big or so bright: this November's...

You’ll never have seen it so big or so bright: this...

A dry October ... until Mediterranean cyclone hit the Maltese islands

Mediterranean cyclone brings warmer and drier October to a damp end •...

Mediterranean cyclone brings warmer and drier October to a...

Planning Authority moves in on illegalities at Wied Qirda

Since 2005, tons of inert material was illegal dumped on a pristine ODZ site in...

Since 2005, tons of inert material was illegal dumped on a...

[WATCH] 177 development applications for Sliema accepted in just three weeks –  local council

Sliema Councillor Paul Radmilli says new applications to be spread over 72 construction sites, affecting all of Sliema

Sliema Councillor Paul Radmilli says new applications to be...

Authorities alerted to alleged ongoing abuse at Gozo quarry

Flimkien Ghal Ambjent Ahjar have informed the Planning Authority of...

Flimkien Ghal Ambjent Ahjar have informed the Planning...

Planned zoo in Rabat has no permits from veterinary department

The Veterinary Regulation Department has said it has not received any...

The Veterinary Regulation Department has said it has not...

Illegal structures along Delimara peninsual removed

Five enforcement notices included the demolition and removal of a kiosk and...

Five enforcement notices included the demolition and...

Only 6% of Malta’s municipal waste is being recycled

Malta is lagging behind EU waste recovery targets

Malta is lagging behind EU waste recovery targets

The budget’s greener side: a dedicated agency to keep Malta clean

A new agency will be set up to coordinate the upkeep and cleanliness of public...

A new agency will be set up to coordinate the upkeep and...

Environmentalists protest against Naxxar ODZ home for elderly

Naxxar residents, environmentalists and mayors protest against proposed old...

Naxxar residents, environmentalists and mayors protest...

Wied Moqbol saved again by law courts

The site at Wied Moqbol in Zurrieq, where a new quarry was proposed, is designated by the South Malta Local Plan as an agricultural area

The site at Wied Moqbol in Zurrieq, where a new quarry was...

Malta against proposed EU introduction of swordfish quotas

Roderick Galdes says that the Maltese fleet should not suffer the consequences...

Roderick Galdes says that the Maltese fleet should not...