Malta will miss 2020 climate protection targets without radical reforms, scientists warn
University of Malta academics and scientists say Malta must restructure its energy, food and mobility sectors to meet its climate protection targets
Maltese students to strike as the clock ticks on irreversible climate change
University students to lead demonstration to Parliament to rally awareness on climate change
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...

February drought piles more pressure on Maltese farmers

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the quantity and quality for...

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the...

Explainer | Ticking waste bomb: Why does Malta need an incinerator, and why are farmers angry?

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a stop-gap measure in a race against time for Malta’s ticking waste-bomb. But farmers are expected...

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a...

NGOs condemn Maghtab extension, say sacrifice of arable land is 'obscene'

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned in a way to minimise, not encourage, the take-up of agricultural land and similar resources

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned...

'Hands off referenda,' NGOs tell hunting lobby who petitioned President to abolish abrogative ballot

The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding amendments to the Referenda Act to stop citizens from invoking referenda for the sake of protecting...

The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding...

Mega fish-farm zone relocation off Gozo ‘suspended’ by Anton Refalo

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega tuna farm nearer to Gozitan waters  

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega...

Malta’s share of renewable energy source at 3.8% in 2013

Malta’s 2020 target in renewable energy sources is at 10%, the lowest of...

Malta’s 2020 target in renewable energy sources is at...

SPED being used to allow construction in cheaper ODZ land

Latest draft of Structure Plan increases loopholes in favour of development...

Latest draft of Structure Plan increases loopholes in...

Ornis chairman refuses to explain trapping decision

Despite occupying a public role as chairman of the Ornis Committee,...

Despite occupying a public role as chairman of the Ornis...

Updated | 'Opening finch trapping will land Malta in court' - Karmenu Vella

EU Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella plans to ‘strengthen’ Birds Directive, insists government must take turtle dove's new...

EU Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella plans to...

PN leader to join civil society’s protest against Zonqor development

Opposition leader Simon Busuttil confirms participation in national protest against the development of ODZ site in Zonqor

Opposition leader Simon Busuttil confirms participation in...

Malta sees an extra 50 hours of sunshine in May

May in Malta was warmer, wetter and brighter than average

May in Malta was warmer, wetter and brighter than average

MBB’s Investing in Water project amongst LIFE best projects for 2014

This is the third award won by the MBB’s EU LIFE+ Investing in Water Project, in addition to a runner up position for a further two awards. It is the...

This is the third award won by the MBB’s EU LIFE+...

Nature park boundaries changed by government

Direct any questions on nature park to OPM, MEPA spokesperson tells MaltaToday

Direct any questions on nature park to OPM, MEPA...

Turtle dove listed as vulnerable species

The list, compiled by Bird Life International, is the result of extensive research into species patterns and it shows that turtle dove is a near endagered...

The list, compiled by Bird Life International, is...

Front Harsien ODZ objects to proposed shooting range in Mosta

Front Harsien ODZ calls on the government to exclude shooting ranges located...

Front Harsien ODZ calls on the government to exclude...

Loophole allows fuel pumps outside building zones

MEPA says changes in draft policy made after “meetings with...

MEPA says changes in draft policy made after...

Qala terminal designs stoke public fears

A luxury village, yacht marina and cruise liner terminal being proposed by the Kalamarine Consortium in Gozo has raised renewed fears of the unstoppable thirst...

A luxury village, yacht marina and cruise liner terminal...