Air pollution is responsible for over 1,650 premature deaths in Ireland every year.  File photograph: Getty Images

Deteriorating air quality in Cork city has led to a monitoring station being installed. Recent research conducted by University College Cork indicate(...)

Ireland’s huge livestock population means about a third of its greenhouse gas emissions come from agriculture

Cattle eat grass and emit tonnes of greenhouse gases, making it difficult for Ireland to meet its international climate-change commitments. However(...)