The Irish Environmental Network and a number of our member groups will be present at the National Ploughing Championships next week.
The championships will be held in Ratheniska, Stradbally, Co.Laois, from 23rd -25th September.
Our schedule for the week:
Tuesday 23rd September:
Thousands of people around the globe will take to the streets this Sunday as part of an international day of action on climate change - the People's Climate March.
Ireland is playing its part with events in Dublin, Belfast, Cork and Galway.
The events are part of a global mobilisation designed to send a m…
Green Pathways II is a 27 week full-time course funded under the Momentum II initiative. It is open to long-term unemployed people who are in receipt of job seekers allowance for over a year. It is run by ECO-UNESCO, Ireland’s environmental education and youth organisation. ECO-UNESCO successfully ran Green P…
The Environmental Pillar sasy in its submission that the eventual White Paper should define a vision for Ireland’s future energy system which provides an overarching framework within which decisions on energy policy are made.
The key messages from the submission are:
EU targets for renewable energy in all s…
Friends of the Earth has called on the Government to set a goal of Ireland being fossil fuel free by 2050. The environmental campaigning group made the call on the final day of the Government's public consultation on Ireland's future energy policy. The deadline for written submissions is 5.30pm. The Governmen…