Alternattiva Demokratika demands ‘new normal’ to improve air quality
“Air is cleaner, but it’s no thanks to government” 
Metered groundwater abstraction increases by 52% in just one year
While abstraction from 244 commercial boreholes has increased by 58%, abstraction from 2,875 agricultural boreholes has increased by 46%
28 medical and environmental organisations call for action on air quality

The Centre of Research on Energy and Clean Air (CREA) this month issued a report showing that 11,000 deaths in Europe had been avoided due to lower...

The Centre of Research on Energy and Clean Air (CREA) this...

Over 10,000 back coalition to keep Miżieb and Aħrax free and open

Malta’s largest ever coalition for public countryside access asks Robert...

Malta’s largest ever coalition for public countryside...

[WATCH] WasteServ in educational campaign on waste-to-energy project

WasteServ launches information campaign on project ECOHIVE, the largest waste...

WasteServ launches information campaign on project ECOHIVE,...

Hunters have no title to Miżieb and l-Aħrax tal-Mellieha, Lands Authority says

Lands Authority confirms that the FKNK has no title to Miżieb and l-Aħrax tal-Mellieha, independent candidate Arnold Cassola says 

Lands Authority confirms that the FKNK has no title...

NGOs launch coalition in defence of open spaces and to oppose Miżieb takeover

Launch of Coalition in Defence of Open Spaces: Spazji Miftuħa aims to preserve access to public open spaces

Launch of Coalition in Defence of Open Spaces: Spazji...

Quarry extension foreseen in mysterious Wied Incita quarry application

A 2018 planning application to extend the Wied Incita quarry between Zebbug and Attard by 12,500 square metres remains shrouded in secrecy, being listed as an...

A 2018 planning application to extend the Wied Incita...

[WATCH] Smelly, maggot-infested liquid pollutes Kalkara rocks and sea

Footage sent in by a Kalkara resident shows black liquid being discharged at...

Footage sent in by a Kalkara resident shows black liquid...

[WATCH] ‘Each year I see the lampuka catch decline. Only the price of fish keeps us going’

Lampuka season, ahoy! Fishermen gear up for weeks of hard work to reel in one of Malta’s favourite fishes

Lampuka season, ahoy! Fishermen gear up for weeks of...

Brine and trucks: Qala’s concerns on reactivation of Hondoq desalination plant

The Qala Council is calling for more comprehensive studies to ensure the protection of the sea grasses, which keep the ecology of the beach in balance

The Qala Council is calling for more comprehensive studies...

Stop feeding tuna before they are full, EIA on Malta ranch suggests

The EIA warns of a series of negative environmental impacts as a result of...

The EIA warns of a series of negative environmental impacts...

Lidl Malta to replace disposable plastic items with sustainable alternatives by 2019

The company will be replacing plastic plates, glasses and cutlery with alternatives made from recyclable material 

The company will be replacing plastic plates, glasses and...

More protected trees, woodland areas and higher infringement fines with new law

New trees and woodlands law introduces revised penalty system, protects more species and tree areas • Environment Minister says record number of...

New trees and woodlands law introduces revised penalty...

Life of quarries near Megalithic temples ‘extended’ with mobile crusher

Mobile crusher will compact construction waste and prolong eyesore’s lifespan

Mobile crusher will compact construction waste and prolong...

Heritage in a pool: The story told by the Sliema baths

Although less visually spectacular, these baths too have a story to tell....

Although less visually spectacular, these baths...

Even in Malta, the fight against mass tourism starts gathering steam

Network of activists from Malta and southern European cities in effort to curb...

Network of activists from Malta and southern European...

Malta’s ‘smart’ rubbish bins will alert waste collectors when they are overflowing

No more overflowing garbage as 800 iBiNs get ready to be rolled out

No more overflowing garbage as 800 iBiNs get ready to be...

Massive wave deflector required for Ghadira beach extension

In an attempt to fast-track the project, Projects Malta initially wanted to...

In an attempt to fast-track the project, Projects Malta...

[WATCH] Removal of 130 truckloads of construction waste from Majjistral park underway

Environment minister Jose Herrera said the government would no longer tolerate the illegal dumping of waste and would prosecute those who continued to do so

Environment minister Jose Herrera said the government would...