This week Galway Bay FM looked at funding climate action with Denise Feeney, Community Climate Action Officer with Galway County Council. For more in this series listen in to Galway Bay FM every Thursday at 11.30am.
Every year the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland produces a national projections report which examines how it believes current government policy on sustainable energy will impact they way we use energy in the future and what that means in terms of our future energy related emissions. The report cautions that the current scale and pace […]
Clare County Council has published its Draft Climate Action Plan 2024-2029, as local authorities are required, under the Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021. The draft plan aims to position County Clare as a national leader in climate action and strengthen the delivery of effective action at local and community levels. Morgan Lahiffe, is […]
Did you Know? 83% of participants across Irish communities are motivated to take action to address climate change Being part of a community is better for our health – for example, people who are socially isolated are 45 percent more likely to get sick with a common cold Community gardens are a great option for […]
Did you know? The Irish Community Climate Action Program empowers local communities to support national climate goals. Launched in [year], it promotes sustainability, carbon reduction, biodiversity conservation, resilience building, and education: Empowerment: Equipping communities with tools and knowledge for local climate action. Carbon Reduction: Promoting energy efficiency, renewable energy, and sustainable transportation. […]
Listen back to this week’s episode as chat with John Jackson, Community Climate Action Officer, Westmeath County Council about the county’s climate action plan. For more in this series listen in to Midlands 103 every Thursday 11.20am.
In the latest episode of Ours To Protect, Orla and her daughter Hannah meet Joanne Denton from Sew Fun Studios in Wexford Town. Sew Fun Studios, a hub for sewing enthusiasts led by expert Joanne Denton, promotes accessible sewing skills and champions green Halloween costumes through upcycling. This reflects a broader trend of […]
What is climate anxiety? Climate anxiety, or eco-anxiety, is distress related to worries about the effects of climate change. It is not a mental illness. Rather, it is anxiety rooted in uncertainty about the future and alerting us to the dangers of a changing climate. How best to deal with it 1) Take […]
This week Tipp FM got the insight into Tipperary County Council’s Climate Action Plan for 2024 – 2029. The local authority has just published its draft plan with submissions being sought from the public until November 6th. Climate Action Co-Ordinator with Tipperary County Council Clare Lee outlined the aims of the plan and […]
Listen back to this week’s episode as Tipp FM spoke with Clare Lee to get some insight to the Tipperary County Council’s Climate Action Plan for 2024 – 2029. For more in this series listen in to Tipp FM every Monday at 9.50am