MDA calls for harsher penalties and ‘zero tolerance’ on illegal dumping
The Malta Developers Association has called for the authorities to take a ‘zero tolerance’ approach to illegal dumping  
Malta’s underwater Maghtab has 5 million tonnes of construction waste
Waste dumped at sea decreased drastically in last years, but impact still being studied according to a report submitted to Brussels in March
NGOs lose 14-year battle over 2006 building zones extension

Court rejects NGOs’ and landowners’ challenge against 2006...

Court rejects NGOs’ and...

[WATCH] Bengħajsa family park works to be completed by 2023

The regeneration of a large tract of land in Bengħajsa to be used as a family...

The regeneration of a large tract of land in Bengħajsa to...

[WATCH] Environment watchdog investigating Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq spillage

Footage shows a brown sludge running down the rocks and into the sea near the Splash and Fun Water Park

Footage shows a brown sludge running down the rocks and...

Malta could be on its way to its longest-lasting heatwave

With record-breaking June temperatures over 41 degrees Celcius, cooler...

With record-breaking June temperatures over 41 degrees...

ERA urges responsibility after fireworks display causes major Gozo forest fire

The environment watchdog says that the site sustained considerable damage as a result of the fire

The environment watchdog says that the site sustained...

Malta plans carbon-neutral future in 30-year plan that will reshape economy

Electric cars are lead change in plan to reduce greenhouse emissions by 19% by 2030

Electric cars are lead change in plan to reduce greenhouse...

Three shot protected birds received in one day

These incidents bring this week’s toll of shot birds recovered by...

These incidents bring this week’s toll of shot birds...

Protected Hoopoe found shot near Fawwara

The Committee Against Bird Slaughteralso reported that last Friday its teams observed a Short-toed Eagle being shot down at the southern end of the Dingli...

The Committee Against Bird Slaughteralso reported that last...

Honey Buzzards shot as hunters warn against abuse

BirdLife Malta ‘confirms’ shot protected birds during the first two...

BirdLife Malta ‘confirms’ shot protected birds...

Updated | Commission to take Malta to EU court over refusal to end bird trapping

Controversial 2014 decision by Labour government to reopen trapping season closed back in 2009, will be dealt with by European Court of Justice

Controversial 2014 decision by Labour government to reopen...

[WATCH] Draft policy aimed at curtailing encroachment abuse

Ministers launch public consultation on a draft policy on outdoor catering areas

Ministers launch public consultation on a draft policy on...

Environment minister lauds celebration of sustainable living by The Bubble

The Bubble 2015, which will be held between the 25 and 27 September in Għajn Tuffieħa, will celebrate sustainable living through contemporary music,...

The Bubble 2015, which will be held between the 25 and 27...

[WATCH] National earthquake simulation exercise in Gozo

Over 300 participants take part in simulation exercise to test calamity...

Over 300 participants take part in simulation exercise to...

Enemalta, Shanghai Electric set up renewable energy joint venture

First commercial projects considered is the greenfield development of a 46...

First commercial projects considered is the greenfield...

Environment Commissioner urges government to reconsider draft environment laws

‘State of the Environment’ report should be drafted by the Commissioner for the Environment and Planning

‘State of the Environment’ report should be...

Movers and shakers: Trying to understand earthquakes

MaltaToday spoke to the head of the geosciences department at the University of...

MaltaToday spoke to the head of the geosciences department...

Malta hosts EU maritime simulation exercises on oil pollution

Transport Malta conducts simulation exercises on handling oil pollution and...

Transport Malta conducts simulation exercises on handling...

How important is resource efficiency?

Rather than limiting the discussion strictly to our own natural resources or lack of them, we should also recognise the costs of wasteful consumption along...

Rather than limiting the discussion strictly to our own...