A proposal which could see the improved integration of electricity generated by wind power into the grid system would be environmentally advantageous and boost employment, it has been claimed.
A product's environmental credentials have a significant impact on consumers considering whether to make a purchase, research suggests.
EU countries could soon be provided with best practice guidance on how to deal with natural and man-made disasters.
An Irish minister has announced plans to allow members of the public to sell back energy to the national grid.
Irish-based renewable energy firm Airtricity has been given consent to construct an offshore wind farm off the Dutch coast.
Reducing the environmental cost of travel can also be cheaper for businesses, according to the WWF.
An oil slick off the south coast of Ireland could still make its way onto the beaches of the country.
Transport minister Noel Dempsey TD appeared before the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport last week.
The proposed Severn Barrage would save so much carbon that the payback period for emissions released during construction would be less than six months.
Experts have put forward radical plans for a "blue belt" to protect Derby residents from future floods.
The UK government must tackle energy inefficient commercial buildings if it is to meet stiff emissions reduction targets, a new report warns.
US environmental chiefs have unveiled an interactive Google Earth map showing thousands of contaminated land sites that could be developed to provide renewable energy.
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