Environment advances should be at par with economic development, says Ombudsman
Commissioner for Environment suggests immediate need for mass transportation system
GreenPak CEO advising Chile on implementation of new recycling laws
Chile wants to introduce new recycling rules and is looking towards European countries like Malta for guidance
Two out of every three Maltese believe roads and big projects are a threat to the environment

Infrastructural work poses increased threat to environment, EU survey shows

Infrastructural work poses increased threat to environment,...

Heritage watchdog ‘surprised’ fuel stations still considered despite policy review

The Superintendence for Cultural Heritage expressed 'apprehension' at such a development, insisting that the planning, management and protection of...

The Superintendence for Cultural Heritage expressed...

Get caught drinking from the tap: why better taste is the next step in Malta’s water revolution

Malta’s tap water often gets a bad rep for its quality of taste. But a project to improve its taste is behind a drive to make consumers choose this...

Malta’s tap water often gets a bad rep for its...

‘Less poop, more trees’ – children turn walking into an urban exploration

The Birkirkara school children taking part in the ongoing ‘Nimxu Mixja’ project have taken a definitive stand in favour of a better urban...

The Birkirkara school children taking part in the ongoing...

Hunting made possible in nine out of twelve months, Birdlife says

With new amendments extending the wild rabbit hunting season, Birdlife said...

With new amendments extending the wild rabbit hunting...

On climate change, the PN’s European family is a ‘dinosaur’

According to the CAN’s ranking, only the MEPs from the European Green...

According to the CAN’s ranking, only the MEPs from...

[WATCH] Environmentalist links climate change to world conflicts

Friends of the Earth Director, Martin Galea de Giovanni claims that climate...

Friends of the Earth Director, Martin Galea de Giovanni...

HSBC Water Programme to save half a million water bottles a year

New initiative by HSBC to replace scholl children's disposable water...

New initiative by HSBC to replace scholl children's...

GreenPak recycling campaign to benefit Nature Trust Wildlife Rescue Unit

The clothes recycling campaign has become a regular event in GreenPak’s calendar, providing the community with an environmentally sustainable way of...

The clothes recycling campaign has become a regular event...

Environment taxes make up 6.3% of global EU taxes

6.3% of tax revenues came from environmental taxes in the EU in 2013, energy...

6.3% of tax revenues came from environmental taxes in the...

Green NGOs appeal for bee decline to be tackled at CHOGM

Friends of the Earth Malta, UK urge Commonwealth leaders to tackle decline...

Friends of the Earth Malta, UK urge Commonwealth...

Mercury in Malta’s seas exceeds EU parameters

When ingested in seafood in large quantities, mercury can pose a threat to...

When ingested in seafood in large quantities, mercury can...

Maltese waters may earn 'marine special protection areas' status

The newly identified Important Bird Area (IBA) sites in Maltese waters are now...

The newly identified Important Bird Area (IBA) sites in...

Malta’s ‘underwater Maghtab’. . . chemical impact unknown

No studies have so far been conducted on the chemical and physical impact of...

No studies have so far been conducted on the chemical and...

Whale spotted off Gnejna coast

Several whale and dolphin species inhabit the Mediterranean but the larger cetaceans are rarely seen around Malta

Several whale and dolphin species inhabit the Mediterranean...

Majority against any development on Natura 2000 sites

The Europe-wide survey on biodiversity, conducted by Eurobarometer, shows that...

The Europe-wide survey on biodiversity, conducted by...

St Monica students tap into water conservation efforts of HSBC Water Programme

The EkoSkola students have worked to create awareness about water conservation and have participated in various campaign activities

The EkoSkola students have worked to create awareness...

Vella calls for urgent action to counter Mediterranean swordfish decline

International Commission for Conservation of Atlantic Tuna in Malta to debate on new fishing quotas for tuna and tuna-like species

International Commission for Conservation of Atlantic Tuna...