elcome to Climatechange.ie, which has been redeveloped to serve as Ireland’s one-stop source of information and opinion on environmental, climate and related issues.
The website aims to bring together the most up to date credible sources, both national and international. The site also features a breaking news service aggregated from multiple reliable sources.
To get in touch, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The person behind the website is environmental journalist and commentator, John Gibbons. Based in Dublin, John has been writing and speaking about environmental and climate-related issues for the last decade and more. This included a two and a half year stint as weekly environmental columnist with the Irish Times. He also maintains an environmental blog at ThinkOrSwim.ie
Broadcast media appearances include: BBC One (TV) ‘The Big Questions’; RTE Radio One (‘Drivetime’, ‘Morning Ireland’, ‘The Late Debate’, ‘Sean O’Rourke Show’, ‘Countrywide’); RTE (TV): ‘PrimeTime’, ‘Six-One News’, ‘9pm News’, ‘Ear To The Ground’, ‘Eco Eye’; TV3: ‘Tonight With Vincent Browne’, ‘Ireland AM’; Russia Today (TV); UTV Ireland: Evening News; NewsTalk: ‘The Right Hook’, ‘Moncrieff’, ‘Futureproof’, ‘NewsTalk Breakfast’. Today FM: ‘The Last Word with Matt Cooper’, ‘Mario’s Sunday Roast’. CBC Canada.
He continues as a regular Irish Times contributor and has also written for the Guardian (UK), DeSmog.uk, the Irish Examiner, The Times (Ireland), Sunday Tribune, British Medical Journal, Phoenix magazine, TheJournal.ie, Irish Farmers Journal, Village magazine, The Irish Wildlife Trust and PassiveHouse Ireland.
John has also written a chapter in a Routledge international academic publication on environmental journalism (due for publication in 2020).