Western coast saves Malta from worse storm damage, scientist says
Academic says extreme wind and wave conditions are known to have a return period of the order of 10 years
Former Green Party chairman Harry Vassallo appointed Guardian of Future Generations
A longstanding environmental activist, Vassallo co-founded the Green Party Alternattiva Demokratika in 1989, serving as its chairman from 1999 until 2008
Minister launches review of Strategic Plan for Environment and Development

Environment and planning minister Aaron Farrugia says Planning Authority will start review of SPED

Environment and planning minister Aaron Farrugia says...

Church commission slams Gozo tunnel, NGOs file protest for full transparency

Environmental NGOs, Moviment Graffitti, file judicial protest demanding full transparency on Malta-Gozo tunnel

Environmental NGOs, Moviment Graffitti, file judicial...

Moviment Graffitti flags stalled fuel stations policy, 737 days after it was originally announced

On the 25th January 2018, then Environment Minister José Herrera had asked for the fuel stations policy to be revised, but to date the new policy has...

On the 25th January 2018, then Environment Minister...

ERA defends air quality targets: 'air quality has improved'

 Environment and Resources Authority argues that air quality had...

 Environment and Resources Authority argues that...

Air pollution plan ‘is a joke’, Green Party says of weak emission targets

‘No attempt to actually reduce pollution’, Alternattiva Demokratika says of national air pollution control programme

‘No attempt to actually reduce pollution’,...

10 major planning tests for the Planning Authority under Robert Abela

Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance tilt from...

Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance...

[WATCH] Central Link project goes against government's own transport master plan, AD says

Large-scale roads project in central Malta won’t solve traffic problem, Alternattiva Demokratika chairman Carmel Cacopardo emphasised

Large-scale roads project in central Malta won’t...

App sends cleansing division over 120 requests a month to clean up Maltese towns

Upkeep and Clean allows users to take photos with their mobile phone and to send them, complete with a GPS location and message, to the cleansing division

Upkeep and Clean allows users to take photos with their...

[WATCH] Fish farms not sole sea slime source, says tuna industry

Dealing with the fish farm slime problem has involved a learning curve,...

Dealing with the fish farm slime problem has involved a...

Farmers in the south of Malta get full access to 'new water'

Third and largest water polishing plant at Ta' Barkat in Xghajra...

Third and largest water polishing plant at...

Plans for new Blue Lagoon pier precede Comino masterplan

The new infrastructure will be constructed in the panoramic rocky area between...

The new infrastructure will be constructed in the panoramic...

Friends of the Earth Malta: it is time for tough policies

Friends of the Earth Malta (FoE Malta) welcomes the publication of the Proposal...

Friends of the Earth Malta (FoE Malta) welcomes the...

Make repairs great again… a new agency kick-starts the ‘circular’ revolution

Can the new Resource, Recovery and Recycling Agency challenge the consumerist mentality and generation of waste from discarded consumer goods?

Can the new Resource, Recovery and Recycling Agency...

Oil spill outside Pretty Bay forces deployment of protective boom

Malta Freeport Terminals have deployed a containment barrier outside Pretty Bay...

Malta Freeport Terminals have deployed a containment...

[WATCH] Postpone autumn hunting season by a month, BirdLife tells Prime Minister

Birdlife has asked the Prime Minister to delay the start of the autumn hunting season to 15 October so as to avoid the peak migration period for protected...

Birdlife has asked the Prime Minister to delay the start of...

‘Lack of strategy’ for Malta’s construction waste problem, ERA warns

The proposed commercial complex at Smart City will result in the creation of a staggering 230,000 cubic metres of excavation waste

The proposed commercial complex at Smart...

Cruise ships visiting Valletta port with worst emissions almost double

Annual Cruise Ship Ranking for 2018 reveals most companies continue to use harmful fuels 

Annual Cruise Ship Ranking for 2018 reveals most companies...

Muscled out of the sea by Malta’s tuna giants

The tuna ranchers’ pledge to contain the sea slime their ranches leech...

The tuna ranchers’ pledge to contain the sea slime...