Ireland risks losing inward investment from the tech sector unless it ramps-up ambition in tackling climate change.
Carbon taxes will have to rise to encourage a shift away from fossil fuels, the new Minister for Climate Action, Richard Bruton, has said.
A councillor is demanding answers following the contamination of Sandycove Beach by shards of plastic fibres used in the construction of a new pier at nearby Dún Laoghaire baths.
A high-level international advisory body applauded China’s efforts to improve the environment and suggested a 15-year strategy against pollution in a draft recommendation report on Monday.
Residents of southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region have been mobilized for government-paid patrolling jobs to protect the ecosystem on the “roof of the world.”