[WATCH] BirdLife CEO slams minister Ian Borg in powerful vid over Mizieb handover to hunters
Lands minster Ian Borg is rewarding lawbreakers with land for his political gain, BirdLife CEO Mark Sultana said
Low recycling rates forced decision for bigger incinerator at Magħtab
Smaller incinerator would only have been possible if Malta increased recycling rates to 55% in 2025, from the current 12%
[WATCH] Handing over Miżieb and l-Aħrax woodlands to hunters ‘purely vote-catching exercise’

“Instead of giving more land back to the public, the Prime Minister is driving a wrong and outdated policy on the environment” 

“Instead of giving more land back to the...

[WATCH] BirdLife CEO slams minister Ian Borg in powerful vid over Mizieb handover to hunters

Lands minster Ian Borg is rewarding lawbreakers with land for his political gain, BirdLife CEO Mark Sultana said

Lands minster Ian Borg is rewarding lawbreakers with land...

Low recycling rates forced decision for bigger incinerator at Magħtab

Smaller incinerator would only have been possible if Malta increased recycling rates to 55% in 2025, from the current 12%

Smaller incinerator would only have been possible if...

Concrete seawall to replace Tigné cave

The Planning Authority has approved the erection of a seawall to stabilise a deteriorated rock slope that is posing 'significant danger' to the...

The Planning Authority has approved the erection of a...

Gozo can become carbon-neutral before Malta 2050 target, says MEP

Miriam Dalli meets Gozo Business Chamber on reaching carbon neutrality even...

Miriam Dalli meets Gozo Business Chamber on reaching carbon...

ERA still conducting analysis of land reclamation sites

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

Environment and Resources Authority confirms that...

MDA calls for harsher penalties and ‘zero tolerance’ on illegal dumping

The Malta Developers Association has called for the authorities to take a ‘zero tolerance’ approach to illegal dumping  

The Malta Developers Association has called for the...

Malta’s underwater Maghtab has 5 million tonnes of construction waste

Waste dumped at sea decreased drastically in last years, but impact still being studied according to a report submitted to Brussels in March

Waste dumped at sea decreased drastically in last years,...

Wied Inċita quarry has history of illegalities, but minister shoots down ‘favouritism’ claim

Minister hits back at Arnold Cassola’s claim he ‘gifted’ millions to Wied Inċita quarry operators

Minister hits back at Arnold Cassola’s claim he...

NGOs write to Abela over Miżieb and l-Aħrax woodlands’ ‘privatisation’

Coalition of environmental and social NGOs say closing off woodlands to hunters will be damaging to society at large

Coalition of environmental and social NGOs say closing off...

Malta struggles with landfill space for construction waste after Qrendi quarry closure

Illegal dumping in Hal Far reported after quarry closures reduce landfill space for construction waste

Illegal dumping in Hal Far reported after quarry closures...

Farrugia puts Malta’s name backing European Green Deal for post-corona recovery

Malta joins EU countries backing call to put climate emergency at top of the agenda for post-coronavirus recovery

Malta joins EU countries backing call to put climate...

Greening the island: Environment ministry announces tree planting initiative

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia says he is committed to starting a green revolution in Malta

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia says he is committed to...

Alternattiva Demokratika demands ‘new normal’ to improve air quality

“Air is cleaner, but it’s no thanks to government” 

“Air is cleaner, but it’s no thanks to...

Metered groundwater abstraction increases by 52% in just one year

While abstraction from 244 commercial boreholes has increased by 58%,...

While abstraction from 244 commercial boreholes has...

NGOs condemn PA’s ‘COVID-19 crisis’ extension of development permits for construction industry

10 environmental NGOs condemned the decision to extend development permits valid until 2022 for another three years

10 environmental NGOs condemned the decision to extend...

Pandemic restriction on movement leading to reduced pollution levels

More people at home, less cars on the road. And the air pollution levels...

More people at home, less cars on the road. And the air...

Public domain: disused Coast Road tract excluded despite environmentalists’ request

The decision to restrict public domain status at Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq has disappointed environmentalists who had proposed the entire stretch of...

The decision to restrict public domain status...