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July 22nd, 2019 On Saturday, activists from the Dublin Cycling Campaign, the Irish Pedestrian Network and the Dublin Commuters Coalition, supported by members of Extinction...

Direct CO2 capture machines could use ‘a quarter of global energy’ in 2100

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Clean air campaigners take over South William Street

July 20th, 2019 A coalition of active transport campaign groups together with Extinction Rebellion Ireland blocked South William Street this morning to highlight the capital’s...

Extinction Rebellion join Cork student activists for Friday climate protest

July 19th, 2019 A group of Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists in Cork held a “die-in” outside Cork City Council today to highlight the urgency of action required...

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