Many Irish cities to face more extreme weather conditions by 2100

February 28th, 2018 European cities, including Cork, Waterford, and Derry, will face extreme weather conditions such as droughts, heat waves and floods by 2100 due...

Almost two-thirds of bottled water in the US comes from tap water

February 28th, 2018 Almost two-thirds of bottled water in the US comes from tap water, costing the consumer 2,000 times more than tap water, according...

International Polar Bear Day raises their plight in a rapidly warming Arctic

February 27th, 2018 On the 27th February every year, International Polar Bear Day raises public awareness about the dangers faced by polar bears in a...

Conference in Cork hears from experts on climate change

February 27th, 2018 Changes in water availability due to climate change will have a catastrophic impact on the world, a UN expert told a Climate...

Ocean plastic pollution is clear breach of international law, report finds

February 27th, 2018 The level of ocean plastic pollution seen across the world is a clear breach of international law, a new report on plastic...

Wind energy most installed power source in Europe last year

February 23rd, 2018 Wind energy was the most installed form of power generation in Europe in 2017, according to a report from Wind Europe. The EU...

ECJ Advocate General: Poland broke EU law over logging in ancient forest

February 21st, 2018 The Advocate General at the European Court of Justice has found that Poland breached EU law with its recent scaling up of...

MEPs vote down motion to exclude new gas infrastructure from EU support

February 21st, 2018 MEPs today voted against a motion to block the inclusion of major gas infrastructure projects in a list of projects which could...

Climate Change will impact on level of allergic diseases in the future

February 21st, 2018 Climate change’s effects on the environment are set to increase allergic diseases across the world, according to a new medical study. The review...

Ireland falling behind on environmental Sustainable Development Goals

February 21st, 2018 Ireland is falling behind on its environmental commitments under the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, a new report has found. The Sustainable Progress Index...

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