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
10 major planning tests for the Planning Authority under Robert Abela
Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance tilt from Muscat’s pro-business approach to one putting local communities first? A number of pending planning...
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...

Environment Ombudsman decries 'toothless' ERA in letter to Minister

Environment Commissioner, architect David Pace, has called for the granting...

Environment Commissioner, architect David Pace, has called...

No environmental impact assessment for Gzira’s new 24-storey tower

The addition of eight more storeys to a 16-storey tower already approved in...

The addition of eight more storeys to a 16-storey tower...

Amnesty once meant for pre-2013 illegalities, will include recent offences

When first announced in 2015 the amnesty was meant to apply to pre-2013 illegalities

When first announced in 2015 the amnesty was meant to apply...

Labour rewarding illegality with planning amnesty, FAA charges

Labour government giving major contraveners a fast-track amnesty procedure,...

Labour government giving major contraveners a fast-track...

Swimming pool approved in Natura 2000 site in Bahrija

The Planning Authority approved a 75 square metre swimming pool in the Bahrija...

The Planning Authority approved a 75 square metre swimming...

Residents pin their hopes on PA to save Wied Incita

Attard residents have reported that excavation works at Bilom’s Wied...

Attard residents have reported that excavation works at...

Attard councillor ‘sick and tired’ of inaction on Wied Incita quarry

Alternattiva Demokratika councillor Ralph Cassar says Wied Incita land was leased on condition that the quarry be rehabilitated after the excavations ceased

Alternattiva Demokratika councillor Ralph Cassar says Wied...

PA board member Timmy Gambin denies Townsquare conflict of interest

Marine archaeologist worked on environmental impact assessment for ElectroGas...

Marine archaeologist worked on environmental impact...

Numerous migrating birds pit-stop in Malta

Early migrant birds take pit-stop in Malta’s nature reserves
on their...

Early migrant birds take pit-stop in Malta’s nature...

Vassallo Builders presented sole bid for €25 million University residence

First plans submitted for project show eight blocks, one of them rising to 14 storeys

First plans submitted for project show eight blocks, one of...

Magnificent meteor shower caught on camera

Photographers and enthusiasts flocked to remote areas last night to try and...

Photographers and enthusiasts flocked to remote areas last...

Handling hazardous waste at home

In summer, things like ‘fjakkoli’, expired charcoal, charcoal ash, insect repellant and leftover paints from DIY decorating, may generate...

In summer, things like ‘fjakkoli’, expired...