Eamon Ryan says EU nature restoration law oposed by Fine Gael must be accepted if Ireland’s climate mitigation goals to be met.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Cracks in Ireland’s climate policy are becoming clear with widening gaps between targets and reality
Climate crisis: Carbon budgets supposed to impose discipline through legally-adopted ceilings are highly unlikely to do their job
Latest projections suggest all sectors agriculture, industry, electricity and transport on course to miss targets
New CSO data indicates only modest decoupling of rising emissions from increasing economic activity since 2010 - with the latter forging ahead while overall Irish emissions continue to rise.
World energy expert tells EPA conference how land use has intensified globally since 1960
Ireland has now failed to comply with EU National Emission Reduction Commitments for nine of the past 10 years
Ecologist’s latest book completes a compelling trilogy on Ireland’s natural history
Eurostat figures once again paint Ireland as Continent’s chief climate villain, but they overstate our carbon footprint
Tackling climate crisis offers ‘incredible opportunity’ to bring many health benefits, conference told
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Ireland saw the biggest jump in emissions across the EU, even as 23 out of 27 states recorded a drop
Three bathing waters located in Galway, Donegal and Dublin classified as poor by environmental agency
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Plan to greatly improve air quality by 2040 to lower estimated 1,300 deaths caused each year by air pollution
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