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
Looking back at 2019 | Waking up to the climate crisis
Has Malta moved on from its greenwash rhetoric to conrete measures to tackle the climate crisis?
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...

The plasticisation of the sea

John Paul Cauchi • With 7.3 billion people on the planet, fast rising to nine billion, we treat the ocean as a garbage dump at our peril

John Paul Cauchi • With 7.3 billion people on the...

Decisions on Sliema’s Townsquare and Mriehel high-rise on Thursday: will PA open floodgates?

The PA is tomorrow set to take two landmark decisions on two high-rise developments. Will the PA open the floodgates of the high-rise revolution or will it...

The PA is tomorrow set to take two landmark decisions on...

[WATCH] Turtle lays eggs at Golden Bay: Nature Trust calls for volunteers

Nature Trust appeals for volunteers to help watch over a turtle's nesting site in Golden Bay

Nature Trust appeals for volunteers to help watch over a...

Malta airport reduces greenhouse gas emissions by 700 tonnes in 2015

MIA distributes over €58 million into the local economy in 2015 in...

MIA distributes over €58 million into the local...

NGOs call on public to petition MPs ahead of Townsquare, Mriehel projects’ decisions

Thursday will see Planning Authority take decisions on tall buildings proposals at Mriehel and the Sliema Townsquare project

Thursday will see Planning Authority take decisions on tall...

Works carried out in Simar Nature Reserve as part of BirdLife Malta youth project

The Dingli Scout Group and Hungarian YMCA came together to work at Simar Nature Reserve as part of Action for Nature project organised by BirdLife Malta

The Dingli Scout Group and Hungarian YMCA came together to...

Average of 36 vehicles being licensed every day

Latest national statistics show that 352,671 vehicles are registered in Malta,...

Latest national statistics show that 352,671 vehicles are...

PA appeals’ tribunal approves billboard in Mgarr rural area

Billboard setup in Mgarr agricultural zone deemed inappropriate by the Planning...

Billboard setup in Mgarr agricultural zone deemed...

Imported aquarium fish wreaking havoc on ecosystems

The absence of regulations could essentially mean that imported and eventually...

The absence of regulations could essentially mean that...

No timeframe yet for approval of Delimara gas plant’s environmental permit

Final permit to be awarded after public meeting and 30-day public consultation, but Environment and Resources Authority has set no date for approval of project

Final permit to be awarded after public meeting and 30-day...

Environment authority hits out at ‘malpractice’ of PA giving blessing to illegal buildings

Environment Resources Authority calls out “malpractice of first carrying out development outside development zones without the required permits and...

Environment Resources Authority calls out...

Front welcomes exclusion of Freeport ODZ expansion

Front Harsien ODZ backs government decision to exclude ODZ extension...

Front Harsien ODZ backs government decision to...