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
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 the planet and...
At blistering 37.8 degrees, hottest ever June recorded in Malta since 1923

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

Malta with one of EU’s lowest rates of female farm managers

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese women managing...

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese...

Business booming for batching plants, yet few have environmental permits

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to infrastructural projects. But only five out of scores of Maltese batching plants are covered by an...

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to...

[WATCH] Global centre for climate-friendly travel research to be set up in Malta

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi said Malta wanted to be a trailblazer in efforts to identify and address the impacts of travel on climate change

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi said Malta wanted to be a...

You can start camping again in Comino, Ambjent Malta confirms

Thousands of new trees were planted following rehabiliation works on the...

Thousands of new trees were planted following rehabiliation...

[WATCH] Plastic fruit and veg packaging can’t be reduced till contract expires, Herrera tells students

The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A that government would be looking to find a new way of packaging fruit and veg in school once the...

The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A...

Can social media launch the revolution against our national dependence on cars?

Traffic remains an ongoing source of anxiety for the Maltese. But social media can serve as a potential catalyst for a crucial perspective shift on this...

Traffic remains an ongoing source of anxiety for the...

Illegal ivory seizures hit record high last year, according to report

According to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species,...

According to the Convention on International Trade in...

World’s deepest lake undergoing crisis due to pollution and poaching

Lake Baikal's biodiversity includes over 3,600 plant and animal species, most of which are endemic to the lake

Lake Baikal's biodiversity includes over 3,600 plant...

New beach cleaning operations procedures issued by the ERA

New procedures were issued by the Environment and Resources Authority, to...

New procedures were issued by the Environment and Resources...

Take cover! Malta’s sustainability guardian is championing ‘marvellous building boom’

Malta’s ‘Guardian of the Future Generations’ should be railing against the construction boom. Instead, he lauds it...

Malta’s ‘Guardian of the Future...

Benna’s new milk carton screw cap has fired up the online debate on plastics

Whose side are you on? Convenience meets conscientiousness as a milk carton cap pits anti-littering group against the rebrand of Malta’s dairy staple

Whose side are you on? Convenience meets conscientiousness...

Refusing seat on committee, opposition lays down rules for waste management plan

The opposition reiterates its call for a transparent debate on the government’s plans for a new waste-to-energy processing plant

The opposition reiterates its call for a transparent debate...

[WATCH] BirdLife urge Muscat to act as illegally-shot bird falls in school grounds

Three protected birds shot in past 24 hours bringing total number of illegally shot birds this season to 26 • BirdLife in strong appeal to the Prime...

Three protected birds shot in past 24 hours bringing total...

Pope emphasises need to care for oceans in message to Malta conference

Pope Francis calls oceans "the common heritage of the human family" in letter to participants of 'Our Ocean' conference being held...

Pope Francis calls oceans "the common heritage of...

'You know on which door to knock,' water activist tells dismayed official

Facebok lament gives activist opportunity to urge government action on water management

Facebok lament gives activist opportunity to urge...

[WATCH] Prince Charles urges transition to a circular economy: 'I really do wonder if ocean’s fragility is yet truly grasped'

Prince Charles, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, High Representative Federica Mogherini and European Commissioner Karmenu Vella address the fourth edition of the...

Prince Charles, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, High...

Pyrotechnic debris still littering Gelmus hill in Gozo

Waste from the St. Mary's fireworks display was left at the site for over a...

Waste from the St. Mary's fireworks display was left at...