Enviro: 14th October 2019

On this edition of Enviro: They celebrated the fact that Ethiopian Prime Minister Ably Ahmed has won the Nobel Peace prize for resolving the conflict with neighbouring Eritrea. Their organisation Forest Friends Ireland has established one of the branches, of Forest Friends…

Enviro: 7th October 2019

On this edition of Enviro: Extinction Rebellion Week Extinction Rebellion (XR) Extinction Rebellion (XR) is getting geared up for nonviolent direct action and public events including a week of action from 7th October. Its goals in Ireland are: Demand 1: Tell The…

Enviro: 23rd September 2019

On this edition of Enviro: In this Enviro program we paused to celebrate the autumnal Equinox and went on to discuss the Worldwide climate protests: a breathtaking 4,000,000 people in the streets of the world demanding fundamental changes. We spoke about the…

Enviro: 9th September 2019

On this edition of Enviro: The team covered a wide range of topics including: World Rhino Day is on September 22nd AIB has  become the first Irish bank to sign up to UN sustainability programme see report in Sunday Independent 8/9/19 Norway…

Enviro: 2nd September 2019

On this edition of Enviro: Adrienne Diamond and Graham Robertson, Leitrim residents, spoke about their opposition to the huge windmill stacks that COILLTE want to erect on Croagh mountain. Justin Warlock, a local councillor spoke about the environmental damage the forestry monoculture plantations are …

Enviro: 12th August 2019

On this edition of Enviro: POLINATORS-All-Ireland Pollinator Plan JUANITA  BROWNE We need pollinators to grow many of the fruits and vegetables that make up a balanced diet. The wildflowers that provide us with colour and beauty in our landscape also need pollinators,…

Enviro: 26th August 2019

On this edition of Enviro: Jack O’Sullivan environmental consultant An Tinteán nua Ballymanus Castlepollard, County Westmeath. We conducted a wide ranging interview on environmental sustainability, the unprecedented threats and how these can be faced down if at all. Jack, Manon Munier and…

Enviro: 19th August 2019

On this edition of Enviro: From the Bayside Writers Group, Paul Wickham joins as discussion about carbon miles and why produce grown locally should be used rather than transporting produces many miles and the same applying to trade. We also explained that…

Enviro: 22nd July 2019

On this edition of Enviro: FATBERGS CAN BE CONVERTED TO  METHANE TO PRODUCE FUEL Discussion between Britt and Joe about the possibility to use fatbergs, the fat accumulation blocking the sewer system…to repoduce fuel such as methane or bio diesel…. Warning not…

Enviro: 29th July 2019

On this edition of Enviro: John pointed out that Enviro is an anti war program and we address this issuie regularly in Enviro programs.. the team went on to discuss many issues including, the protest led by animal rights activist John Carmody.…

Enviro: 15th July 2019

On this edition of Enviro: John and the panel interview interviewed community activist Padraig O’Connaille from Connemara about the proposals for Gold mining in his area. The team also interviewed Ian Lumney of An Taisce who have objected to the proposals. Gold…