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.
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, Nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” – Dr Seuss
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. 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’. Today FM: ‘The Matt Cooper Show’. CBC Canada.
He continues as a regular Irish Times contributor and has also written for the Guardian (UK), DeSmog.uk, the Irish Examiner, Sunday Tribune, British Medical Journal, Phoenix magazine, TheJournal.ie, Irish Farmers Journal and Village magazine.