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# CLIMATE CRISIS

Last year
2023
Rescuers search for missing people in Brazil after twice monthly average rain falls in 24 hours
Eamon Ryan says plans are afoot for 'more solar in next three years than 20 years of renewables'
EU approves 2035 ban on new fossil fuel car sales
Delayed climate strategy to come before Cabinet amid EU infringement proceedings
John Gibbons: Shell made record profits as the planet burns - welcome to the toxic oil industry
John Gibbons
Planting more trees in cities could reduce deaths from intense summer heat, study finds
Ireland three years past deadline to send long-term climate strategy to European Union
Cumbersome grant system holding some back from solar PV uptake, says expert
Young people are least confident in Irish government's efforts on environment
Net-zero climate policies will save lives by improving health, study finds
Assembly on biodiversity calls on Government to reassess aims of Coillte at final meeting
Eamon Ryan 'absolutely supports' Greta Thunberg and protesters against German mine expansion
Electric vehicle charging points to be rolled out at sport, retail and tourism hotspots
Coillte forestry deal with British fund condemned by TDs from across political spectrum
Explainer: The story of Greta Thunberg and the small German village on brink of demolition
ExxonMobil predicted global warming but dismissed its own research, study finds
Sale of new electric vehicles jumped 81% in 2022
England to ban single-use plastic cutlery and plates two years after EU
Unpublished pensions report shows roll back on Climate Action Plan measure
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Demands on government to step up on climate crisis as new action plan takes hold
'Substantial concern' over gap in emissions reductions as new Climate Action Plan released
2023 forecast to be 10th year in a row that hits one degree above pre-industrial era
Opinion: Our fields may be green, but we are failing to protect biodiversity
Jane Stout
Pesticide lobbyists pushing against environmental protections, research finds
EU to ban products which contribute to deforestation
'Sustainable' investment funds in Ireland hold over $3 billion in fossil fuels
Australia to lobby against ‘endangered’ status for Great Barrier Reef
Over half of Irish Gen Zers want car-free zones in cities and the banning of domestic flights
Citizens' Assembly on biodiversity to hear from Dr Jane Goodall at final meeting
Ireland responsible for more emissions globally than national figures show - study
Number of delayed climate measures snowballs as new Climate Action Plan nears
Newsletter: COP27 has ended. It scraped a pass
COP27 'held the line' but more climate action still crucial - minister
COP27 summit strikes historic deal to fund climate damages
Qatar 2022: The carbon-neutral World Cup that never was
Open Newsroom - COP27: What did we learn in Egypt?
Eamon Ryan made lead EU negotiator on crucial issue at COP27
Climatologist: 'Walking around in t-shirts in November, that's not our normal climate'
'We cannot opt out': Minister defends record as Ireland lags mid-table in climate action report
Better food 'cold chains' are crucial for climate and world hunger, says UN report