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# environment - Thursday 20 January, 2011

Final stage of Corrib pipeline approved
# Corrib Pipeline
# Corrib Pipeline

Final stage of Corrib pipeline approved

Jan 20th 2011, 11:36 AM 717 Views 0 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has approved an application for the final section of the Corrib pipeline.

# environment - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Australian town split in two by flood waters
# Australia
# Australia

Australian town split in two by flood waters

Jan 18th 2011, 1:17 PM 536 Views 0 Comments

Horsham has fish swimming in the streets as it is submerged by high water spreading to the state of Victoria.

# environment - Monday 10 January, 2011

Boil notices lifted on two Limerick areas
# Boil Notice
# Boil Notice

Boil notices lifted on two Limerick areas

Jan 10th 2011, 1:14 PM 266 Views 0 Comments

# environment - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

30% of imported cars clocked, written off or repossessed
# Motoring
# Motoring

30% of imported cars clocked, written off or repossessed

Dec 1st 2010, 3:29 PM 789 Views 0 Comments

Vehicle registration website Cartell.ie says one in four imported cars have had their odometers adjusted.

# environment - Saturday 20 November, 2010

Charlotte Roche offers German president sex for nuclear veto
# Nuclear Power
# Nuclear Power

Charlotte Roche offers German president sex for nuclear veto

Nov 20th 2010, 5:05 PM 2,103 Views 1 Comment

The ‘Wetlands’ author said that she will sleep with Christian Wulff if he does not sign legislation that would extend the life span of Germany’s nuclear reactors.

# environment - Wednesday 17 November, 2010

Ships get in hot water during storm
# Floods
# Floods

Ships get in hot water during storm

Nov 17th 2010, 3:22 PM 1,123 Views 0 Comments

One vessel runs aground off Louth in high winds and is still stuck waiting for a tug to tow it off.

# environment - Thursday 28 October, 2010

A decade of discovery:1,200 new species found in Amazon rainforest
# Rainforest
From The Daily Edge
# Rainforest

A decade of discovery:1,200 new species found in Amazon rainforest

Oct 28th 2010, 7:23 AM 1,413 Views 0 Comments

In Pictures: An amazing array of new species that have been uncovered in the Amazon rainforest.

# environment - Friday 22 October, 2010

The end of Apocalypse Cow?
# Environment
# Environment

The end of Apocalypse Cow?

Oct 22nd 2010, 12:11 PM 434 Views 0 Comments

Ireland records first drop in greenhouse gases in 20 years as new study says: It’s not all the fault of cows breaking wind.

# environment - Sunday 10 October, 2010

Baltic ferry blaze provokes fuel leak fears
# Baltic Sea
# Baltic Sea

Baltic ferry blaze provokes fuel leak fears

Oct 10th 2010, 10:09 AM 488 Views 0 Comments

Danish and German experts battle to prevent sinking of Lithuanian-flagged ferry after evacuation yesterday.

# environment - Friday 8 October, 2010

Here comes the sun... unless you're in Cork
# Floods
# Floods

Here comes the sun... unless you're in Cork

Oct 8th 2010, 4:16 PM 188 Views 0 Comments

Cork City Council has issued a flood warning for low-lying areas of Cork City while it is expected to be “warm and humid” in the rest of the country.

# environment - Wednesday 6 October, 2010

Croke Park first stadium to be awarded certificate for sustainability
# Croker
From The42
# Croker

Croke Park first stadium to be awarded certificate for sustainability

Oct 6th 2010, 3:59 PM 240 Views 0 Comments

Off-pitch improvements in energy sourcing mean Croke Parks becomes first stadium in the world to achieve certification for sustainable event management.

Trains come to end of the line in Vietnam floods
# Vietnam
# Vietnam

Trains come to end of the line in Vietnam floods

Oct 6th 2010, 9:59 AM 250 Views 0 Comments

1,400 rail passengers stranded as railway swept away by rain and flooding claims at least 26 lives

# environment - Saturday 18 September, 2010

Hurricane Igor races towards Bermuda
# Igor
# Igor

Hurricane Igor races towards Bermuda

Sep 18th 2010, 5:02 PM 351 Views 0 Comments

British overseas dependency is prepared for “worst storm we have ever seen”.

# environment - Thursday 16 September, 2010

2010 likely to be the warmest year on record
# Global Warming
# Global Warming

2010 likely to be the warmest year on record

Sep 16th 2010, 3:30 PM 329 Views 0 Comments

Arctic ice sheet recedes to third lowest level.

# environment - Monday 13 September, 2010

Scrub up for a trip to Ireland's least tidy towns
# Tidy Towns
# Tidy Towns

Scrub up for a trip to Ireland's least tidy towns

Sep 13th 2010, 5:09 PM 829 Views 0 Comments

New entrants from Limerick and Monaghan score lowest in the Tidy Towns – but popular tourist spot Bunratty is only just better.

# environment - Monday 6 September, 2010

Poolbeg incinerator contract extended
# Poolbeg Incinerator
# Poolbeg Incinerator

Poolbeg incinerator contract extended

Sep 6th 2010, 8:10 PM 1,108 Views 0 Comments

DCC announces review of contract.

Water supply disrupted in parts of Galway
# Galway
# Galway

Water supply disrupted in parts of Galway

Sep 6th 2010, 3:26 PM 150 Views 0 Comments

# environment - Sunday 5 September, 2010

€200m bill for Dublin City Council if it pulls the Poolbeg plug
# Poolbeg
# Poolbeg

€200m bill for Dublin City Council if it pulls the Poolbeg plug

Sep 5th 2010, 1:46 PM 679 Views 0 Comments

The city council tells John Gormley that whoever triggers the contract’s break clause will be hit heavily.

BP seals the ruptured oil well for good
# BP Oil Spill
# BP Oil Spill

BP seals the ruptured oil well for good

Sep 5th 2010, 12:27 PM 96 Views 0 Comments

# environment - Thursday 2 September, 2010

Another oil rig explodes in the Gulf of Mexico
# Breaking News
# Breaking News

Another oil rig explodes in the Gulf of Mexico

Sep 2nd 2010, 9:36 PM 312 Views 0 Comments

Coastguard says 13 employees were blown into the water, and the rig is now leaking oil.

Obama declares emergency as Earl continues on its path
# Hurricane Earl
# Hurricane Earl

Obama declares emergency as Earl continues on its path

Sep 2nd 2010, 8:18 PM 275 Views 0 Comments

Hurricane watch extended to Canadian coastline.

# environment - Wednesday 1 September, 2010

Pakistan facing second wave of death as flood crises worsens
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Pakistan facing second wave of death as flood crises worsens

Sep 1st 2010, 3:48 PM 1,008 Views 0 Comments

Health threats continue to plague Pakistan as the prime minister warns of “massive job losses”.

# environment - Tuesday 31 August, 2010

Greenpeace occupy Arctic oil rig
# Oil Rig Raid
# Oil Rig Raid

Greenpeace occupy Arctic oil rig

Aug 31st 2010, 4:15 PM 226 Views 0 Comments

Protesters say they have succeeded in stopping operations at the Baffin Bay oil rig off the coast of Greenland.

Hurricanes meet over the Atlantic
# Hurricanes
# Hurricanes

Hurricanes meet over the Atlantic

Aug 31st 2010, 10:32 AM 516 Views 0 Comments

Two hurricanes meet off the US east coast.

# environment - Monday 30 August, 2010

Indonesia volcano erupts again (PHOTOS)
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Indonesia volcano erupts again (PHOTOS)

Aug 30th 2010, 4:58 PM 438 Views 0 Comments

Thousands more flee as volcano erupts for second time after 400-year break.

Obama laments “man-made catastrophe” of Hurricane Katrina
# Hurricane Katrina
# Hurricane Katrina

Obama laments “man-made catastrophe” of Hurricane Katrina

Aug 30th 2010, 9:36 AM 292 Views 0 Comments

President tells New Orleans that the legacy of Katrina must be one “of action” but stops short of admonishing BP.

# environment - Sunday 29 August, 2010

Thousands flee volcanic eruption in Indonesia
# Indonesia Volcano
# Indonesia Volcano

Thousands flee volcanic eruption in Indonesia

Aug 29th 2010, 11:26 AM 278 Views 0 Comments

A volcano on the island of Sumatra erupted last night.

# environment - Saturday 28 August, 2010

Fresh flood crisis hits Pakistan
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Fresh flood crisis hits Pakistan

Aug 28th 2010, 11:53 AM 367 Views 0 Comments

Tens of thousands have fled the southern Pakistani city of Thatta, as powerful floodwaters break through the city’s barriers.