Plans for new Blue Lagoon pier precede Comino masterplan
The new infrastructure will be constructed in the panoramic rocky area between Comino and the Kemmunet islet outside the swimming zone
Friends of the Earth Malta: it is time for tough policies
Friends of the Earth Malta (FoE Malta) welcomes the publication of the Proposal for a Directive on the reduction of certain plastic products by the European Commission.
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

Unless the ERA is given equal power as its planning...

Delia’s ‘inconvenient truth’ on climate change was honest, scary, but weird

Political leaders cannot just tell people to ‘panic’ in the face of irreversible climate change: they must offer the truth of the radical solution...

Political leaders cannot just tell people to...

Spring blues: Cold outbreak cools down week ahead

A significant cold outbreak has made its mark in the rest of Europe, but...

A significant cold outbreak has made its mark in the rest...

This is not an environmental policy. This is showboating

I like trees and all that, but the extension to the Ta’ Qali...

I like trees and all that, but the extension to...

Updated | Malta registers second-highest carbon emissions in EU in 2018

While the EU has registered an average decrease of 2.5% in CO2 emissions, Malta’s carbon emissions have increased by 6.7% in 2018

While the EU has registered an average decrease of 2.5% in...

Birzebbuga's Saint George's Bay next in line for ‘Balluta’ sand re-nourishment

Consultants warn against raising expectations that reclaimed beach can be permanent

Consultants warn against raising expectations that...

Comparisons are odious, but sewage plants are necessary

Better a university on outside-development zones than a sewage treatment plant?...

Better a university on outside-development zones than a...

Environmental groups say public’s right to nature is under threat

Environmental groups rally as Commission threatens nature laws

Environmental groups rally as Commission threatens nature...

BirdLife warn against touching baby sparrows

BirdLife issue guidelines on how to best handle young sparrows. 

BirdLife issue guidelines on how to best handle young...

The natural park carrot for the ODZ university stick

Finding themselves on the receiving end of Joseph Muscat’s carrot and...

Finding themselves on the receiving end of Joseph...

Villa Bonici owners to propose development brief

In February 2014, the MEPA board turned down an application for 188 apartments...

In February 2014, the MEPA board turned down an application...

Site for American University pre-selected, alternatives to be discussed in EIA

MEPA: American University site “deemed acceptable” after preliminary assessment

MEPA: American University site “deemed...

That last chance

During the ECJ hearings spring hunting was stopped. There were no cries of “collective punishment”; no talk on “possible legal...

During the ECJ hearings spring hunting was stopped. There...

Developers’ hunger for Ghadira a 20-year saga

In 1997, MEPA said the Costa del Sol development was outside development zones...

In 1997, MEPA said the Costa del Sol development was...

Busbesija shooting range proposed to MEPA in 2012

Shooting range at Busbesija was submitted as screening application to MEPA...

Shooting range at Busbesija was submitted as screening...

Dear Joseph, natural parks are not bargaining chips

The Prime Minister plays a deceitful game by using a natural park in the south...

The Prime Minister plays a deceitful game by using a...

Let’s Do It Malta organizes national clean-up on Saturday 9 May

Environmental NGO organizes nationwide clean-up on Saturday 9 May 2015

Environmental NGO organizes nationwide clean-up on Saturday...

GreenPak registers another record recycling performance for 2014

GreenPak is on the forefront advocating the concept of Extended Producer...

GreenPak is on the forefront advocating the concept of...