Environment

THE SCIENCE HAS MOVED ON AND SO MUST THE RULES – IFA

IFA President Tim Cullinan has said the way that methane emissions from the national herd are currently accounted for is…

10 months ago

EPA announces €10 million Government of Ireland funding for new environmental research

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced awards totalling €10 million to fund vital new environmental research. The largest awards…

10 months ago

Calling all Tipperary Creative Amateur Gardeners to apply for Bord Bia Bloom 2020!

Bord Bia Bloom festival returns this June bank holiday weekend from 28th May to 1st June in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. With planning…

10 months ago

EPA Climate Change Lecture Series – The Green Deal: Delivering a Climate

5th February 2020:  The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is hosting Dr Artur Runge-Metzger, Director of DG Climate Action of the EU…

10 months ago

UK’s Most Prominent Climate Change Policy Advisor, Sir David King, to address conference at LIT, Moylish

The free conference Future Living will take place on February 14, 2020 at the Millennium Theatre, LIT, Moylish Campus. The…

10 months ago

Local authority environmental enforcement activities are increasing, but challenges remain in waste, farm and air quality inspections.

Local authorities increased environmental enforcement activities in 2018 and met their overall performance target. Further improvements are required in aspects…

10 months ago

EPA warns that poorly constructed wells and inadequate monitoring of private water supplies are putting health at risk

One million people in Ireland get their drinking water from a private supply and many more drink water from private…

11 months ago

European Environment Agency’s state of environment report outlines the scale and urgency of environmental challenges facing Europe

European Environment Agency’s state of environment report outlines the scale and urgency of environmental challenges facing Europe 04 December 2019: …

12 months ago

€700m secured by EPA to provide for environmental liabilities

€700m secured by EPA to provide for environmental liabilities Financial Provisions ensure that adequate funds are available to pay for…

12 months ago

Environmental Law Enforcement: Emerging Challenges

22 November 2019: The Director General of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Laura Burke; and the Chief Justice of Ireland, the…

1 year ago