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April 15th, 2019 A record number of people are using various modes of public transport including buses, the Luas and train to reach Dublin city centre,...

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Ireland’s greenest teens were honoured today for their innovative environmental projects at the 18th edition of the Young Environmentalist Awards. Over 80 groups were shortlisted...

Green Party calls for Ireland’s first electric bus fleet pilot in Kilkenny

January 9th, 2018 The Green Party has called on Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) to use Kilkenny City to pilot the first fully electric bus fleet...

Greens see surge in support in election in rebel county

May 25th, 2019 The Green Party is set to witness a significant surge in seats in local elections in county Cork, early tallies have revealed.  According...

Government dishes out first chunk of €500 million Climate Action Fund

November 29th, 2018 Seven projects with the potential to reduce annual emissions by over 200,000 tonnes of carbon has been chosen as the first recipients...

Ireland should phase out petrol and diesel cars by 2035, says Fine Gael TD

July 28th, 2017 Fine Gael TD Noel Rock and Green Party leader Eamon Ryan have voiced their support for the total phase-out of petrol and...

Dublin City Council to ban disposable coffee cups in its offices

April 4th, 2018 Dublin City Council is set to bring in a ban on the use of disposable coffee cups and single-use plastics in its...

Young Fine Gael call for levy on bottles and cans in Budget 2018

September 4th, 2017 Young Fine Gael (YFG) has joined calls for the introduction of a refundable levy on bottles and cans despite hesitation from the...

Climate Action Bill signed into law

23 July 2021 The Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Bill 2021 has been signed by President Michael D. Higgins and has become law. “Today...

What the Experts Want from GE2020 – Paul Kenny

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