Sean McCabe: Fairness and trust are key to successful action on climate crisis
Unless everyone is enabled to take part in the vital transition to a zero-emissions future, it won’t be sustainable
The frightening headlines and public outcry that accompanied the publication of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report last week gave rise to a new round of pronouncements from politicians in Ireland, and around the world, that leaders are finally stepping up to undertake urgent action.
With countries in North America and Europe now buffeted by increasingly severe heatwaves, storms, floods and forest fires, the need to act with urgency has become undeniable.
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Susan O’Keeffe: Energy crisis is a missed opportunity to drive home effects of climate change
This is the moment to declare that food will be short, houses will be colder, transport will be affected and water treatment plants will run slower
Comment: Business must support climate action, not rally against it
Companies must take a role of leadership and ask themselves, what have we done to drive or influence others to become more sustainable?
Peat briquettes to avoid first phase of smoky fuel regulations
Although Bord na Móna peat products will not comply with the 5g/hr standard intended to be introduced in 2025, the company will cease the sale of such products by 2024
John Gibbons: How one tycoon’s mendacity has dragged us to the age of extinction
The world’s worst climate denier is now launching an editorial campaign supporting a carbon-neutral future in an attempt to rehabilitate his image. It won’t wash