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ItemAuthorMonth/Date/Year
Commission hails final agreement by Council and European Parliament on introducing sulphur-free petrol and diesel fuels throughout the EUNeil Flynn12/12/2002
Ó Cuív announces further CLÁR funding for Public Water/Sewerage Schemes in Co. RoscommonNeil Flynn12/12/2002
Guide to marine sector grant aid launched in Galway Neil Flynn12/11/2002
Minister Opens Voluntary Housing Project At Clarion Quay In Dublin Docklands Neil Flynn12/11/2002
Emissions Trading EU Environment Commissioner Margot Wallström welcomes Council agreement as landmark decision for combating climate changeNeil Flynn12/11/2002
Agreement on traceability and labelling of genetically modified organisms (GMOs)Neil Flynn12/11/2002
Natural Gas arrives in Galway on Time Neil Flynn12/11/2002
UK Government gets wide backing for CAP reformNeil Flynn12/10/2002
Cullen Announces 2003 Funding For Local Authorities Neil Flynn12/10/2002
Renewable Sources of Energy. Winners of the 2002 EU Campaign for Take-Off Neil Flynn12/10/2002
Minister Announces Support For IBAL All Ireland Anti-litter League In 2003 Neil Flynn12/10/2002
Cullen Welcomes Budget Neil Flynn12/6/2002
Ahern Welcomes Time Extensions For Urban And Town Renewal Schemes. Neil Flynn12/6/2002
U.K. – Advisory Forum on hazardous waste set upNeil Flynn12/5/2002
Commission asks France, Spain and Italy to respond to queries on environmental complaintsNeil Flynn12/4/2002
Cork City Council partners Mahon community to promote environmental awareness Neil Flynn12/4/2002
Coillte receives EU Funding to restore 14 Blanket Bog Habitats in IrelandNeil Flynn12/4/2002
The European Commission takes steps to ban substandard oil tankers from European watersNeil Flynn12/4/2002
Cork County Council waste disposal permit clamp-downNeil Flynn12/3/2002
Envirolab opened in Christendom, Waterford Neil Flynn12/3/2002
Cullen Launches Report Of Three Rivers Project Neil Flynn12/3/2002
€240 million West Offaly Power Station project launched at ShannonbridgeNeil Flynn12/3/2002
Government Launches National Spatial Strategy Neil Flynn11/29/2002
Welcome for National Spatial Strategy from BMW Regional AssemblyNeil Flynn11/29/2002
New €3.2m Extension To Wavin Ireland’s Production Plant In Balbriggan, Co. Dublin. Neil Flynn11/28/2002
Transport sector: Commission approves UK scheme to facilitate environmental protectionNeil Flynn11/28/2002
European energy market revolutionisedNeil Flynn11/28/2002
BMW Assembly elects new chairmanNeil Flynn11/27/2002
Launch of EPA report Neil Flynn11/26/2002
90% of residents in major Irish cities and towns view current patterns of car use as a problemNeil Flynn11/26/2002
U.K. – OECD report on UK’s environmental performanceNeil Flynn11/26/2002
Dermot Ahern Increases Competition in Gas MarketNeil Flynn11/26/2002
Launch of European Sustainable Trade and Innovation CenterNeil Flynn11/25/2002
“We could have avoided the PRESTIGE oil spill” - Loyola de Palacio Neil Flynn11/25/2002
New Repak Chairman Warns of Increased Recycling ChallengesNeil Flynn11/24/2002
Dermot Ahern Inspects New Research VesselNeil Flynn11/22/2002
Commission launches strategy to reduce air pollution from ships Neil Flynn11/22/2002
Farmer Borrowing Doubled in Past Five YearsNeil Flynn11/22/2002
Launch of €180 Million EU Funded Interreg Programme Neil Flynn11/22/2002
Companies recognised as 'Good Neighbours' for promotion of workplace health and safetyNeil Flynn11/22/2002
Better Waste Management for HospitalsNeil Flynn11/22/2002
U.K. – Launch of magristrates’ toolkit to fight environmental crimeNeil Flynn11/21/2002
Wicklow Plans Recycling Centres with MCOS Assistance Neil Flynn11/20/2002
Designation Of Sites For Nature Conservation Neil Flynn11/20/2002
Dermot Ahern Announces New Green Energy DriveNeil Flynn11/20/2002
Launch of new Institute of Air Quality Management in U.K.Neil Flynn11/16/2002
Minister Cullen Presents The National Planning Awards 2002 Neil Flynn11/16/2002
Browne Gives Go-Ahead to Seven HeadsNeil Flynn11/15/2002
Cullen Approves €7.875 Million River Basin Management Project for the Shannon Neil Flynn11/15/2002
Launch of The Local Government Workplace Partnership Strategy 2003-2005 Neil Flynn11/14/2002
ESB Launches Fisheries Conservation Annual Report 2001Neil Flynn11/14/2002
Best ever bathing water results in UKNeil Flynn11/12/2002
Commission welcomes adoption of Directive on public access to environmental information Neil Flynn11/9/2002
Meath Schools to Join PremiershipNeil Flynn11/9/2002
MCOS Awards €64,000 Postgraduate Scholarships Neil Flynn11/9/2002
Architectural Heritage Survey Of County Carlow Neil Flynn11/9/2002
Pat The Cope Gallagher Addresses Local Authority Members Association Winter Seminar Neil Flynn11/9/2002
Cullen Announces €15m Recycling Grant Allocations Neil Flynn11/8/2002
O'Connell Street TreesNeil Flynn11/8/2002
“Ireland Entering New Era Of Construction Standards”Neil Flynn11/8/2002
Commission welcomes outcome of climate change conference (COP 8)Neil Flynn11/5/2002
Marine Conference Explores Ireland's Billion Euro ResourceNeil Flynn11/5/2002
Presentation Of The South West Region Tidy Towns Awards 2002 Neil Flynn11/5/2002
Minister Pat The Cope Gallagher Addresses SIPTU Biennial Delegate Conference Neil Flynn11/5/2002
New contract will see the consortium managing assets worth over $9bn Neil Flynn11/4/2002
Energy from Fresh Air ­ Planning for Irish Wind EnergyNeil Flynn10/31/2002
Renewable Energy Pavillion at Plan ExpoNeil Flynn10/31/2002
Do You Know of any Studies of Nature or Wildlife in Dublin City?Neil Flynn10/31/2002
Coillte reports progress towards social and environmental goalsNeil Flynn10/31/2002
Marine Institute 10th Anniversary ConferenceNeil Flynn10/30/2002
Conservation in Zoos: Commission requests ten Member States to improve standardsNeil Flynn10/30/2002
Major contract to build Coolkeeragh Power Plant Neil Flynn10/30/2002
Payment Of 2002 Local Environment Partnership Fund Grants Neil Flynn10/26/2002
Commission proposes more modern and simple rules to ensure clean bathing water across the EUNeil Flynn10/26/2002
Presentation Of The North West Region Tidy Towns Awards 2002 Neil Flynn10/26/2002
Presentation Of The Dublin Region Tidy Towns Awards 2002 Neil Flynn10/26/2002
New Classroom Resource Pack Based on – ‘The State We’re In’Neil Flynn10/25/2002
Analysis Projects 54,000 REPS Participants in 2006Neil Flynn10/25/2002
Treacy Outlines Position on REPSNeil Flynn10/25/2002
Consultative Process on REPS Interim Changes in January to Simplify SchemeNeil Flynn10/24/2002
West Cork Inter Village Litter Challenge 2002Neil Flynn10/23/2002
Commission asks Member States to comply with EU waste legislation Neil Flynn10/22/2002
Kilkenny County Council recycling going from strength to strengthNeil Flynn10/22/2002
Commission welcomes agreement on Directive to prevent major accident hazardsNeil Flynn10/21/2002
Civic Amenity SitesNeil Flynn10/21/2002
UK Packaging Waste Recycling Targets to Remain UnchangedNeil Flynn10/18/2002
New GMO Directive provides a more transparent and effective system for authorisation of GMO’s Neil Flynn10/18/2002
EPIC plans to boost packaging across europe Neil Flynn10/17/2002
UK - Environmental Protection Expenditure by Industry in 2000Neil Flynn10/16/2002
Producers Guide To Waste Legislation For IPODEC Neil Flynn10/16/2002
Concern for the environment increasing in the UKNeil Flynn10/15/2002
Commission proposes an ambitious roadmap for enhanced protection and conservation of marine ecosystems Neil Flynn10/14/2002
Commission welcomes agreement on Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment and the Restriction of Hazardous SubstancesNeil Flynn10/14/2002
New Appointments at MCOS Cork Office Neil Flynn10/14/2002
Launch of the CIVITAS ForumNeil Flynn10/11/2002
Water ServicesNeil Flynn10/11/2002
Monaghan County Council wins Repak Best Local Authority Recycling Initiative 2002 award for the Materials Recovery facility at Scotch Corner.Neil Flynn10/11/2002
Cullen Commits to Provide Leadership on Waste Crisis Neil Flynn10/10/2002
Two Clare Companies Win Minister’s Award for Workplace Safety Neil Flynn10/8/2002
Funding for Sustainable Energy Feasibility StudiesNeil Flynn10/8/2002
EU - Committee of the Regions Neil Flynn10/7/2002
European Business Award for the Environment Neil Flynn10/7/2002
Dermot Ahern Pledges To Surpass EU Green Energy TargetsNeil Flynn10/4/2002
Repak Reports Huge Up Take in Bring Banks Infrastructure SchemeNeil Flynn10/4/2002
Commission report reveals patchy progress in opening of electricity and gas markets Neil Flynn10/4/2002
New On-street Recycling Units to Remove 25 Million Bottles and Cans from Landfill. Neil Flynn10/4/2002
Seabed Survey Provides Rich Outline of Potential ResourcesNeil Flynn10/3/2002
Statement By Martin Cullen TD, Minister For The Environment & Local Government Neil Flynn10/3/2002
Commission exposes illegal and mismanaged landfill sites in the EUNeil Flynn10/2/2002
Monaghan County Council Launch Home Composting SchemeNeil Flynn10/2/2002
Appointments to the Teagasc AuthorityNeil Flynn10/2/2002
Kilkenny County Council announces new recycling plansNeil Flynn9/30/2002
Households Could Face Bin Charges of Thousands of Euros Neil Flynn9/30/2002
"No Economic Or Environmental Justification For Sellafield Plant. Irish Government's Legal Case To Highlight Dangers Of Mox Plant" - Minister Martin Cullen TD Neil Flynn9/27/2002
Speech by Loyola de Palacio, Vice-President of the European Commission,responsible for Transport and Energy at the 8th International Energy Forum in Osaka, JapanNeil Flynn9/25/2002
ESB Publishes 2001 Annual ReportNeil Flynn9/25/2002
Ireland can no longer ignore negative impacts of climate change warns expertNeil Flynn9/25/2002
Energy efficient driving could help motorists slash annual fuel bills by 13%Neil Flynn9/25/2002
Area Aid Maps to be made available for REPS applicationsNeil Flynn9/25/2002
2002 Renewable Energy Forum - Working Towards 2005Neil Flynn9/23/2002
Farmers Recycle 5,225 Tonnes of Farm FilmNeil Flynn9/23/2002
Commission proposes new rules on detergents to protect environment and health of consumersNeil Flynn9/23/2002
New Energy Authority to Spearhead Drive to Reduce CO2 and Greenhouse Gas EmissionsNeil Flynn9/23/2002
ESB Award €350 million Power Plant Contract to Foster WheelerNeil Flynn9/23/2002
International Car Free DayNeil Flynn 9/20/2002
Commission tables strategy for fish farming to benefit jobs, consumers and environment Neil Flynn9/20/2002
Repak Launch National Recycling Week with Heavyweight Advertising Campaign Neil Flynn9/20/2002
Loyola de Palacio will advocate for a greater stability of the energy marketsNeil Flynn 9/19/2002
New Initiative To Increase Offshore Oil and Gas ExplorationNeil Flynn9/18/2002
Browne Opens Major International Forestry SeminarNeil Flynn9/18/2002
Repak Welcome EU Parliament’s Decision not to Change DerogationNeil Flynn9/17/2002
Sustainable transport: EU kicks off European Mobility WeekNeil Flynn9/17/2002
Stradbally, Co Waterford & Ennis, Co. Clare Awarded Gold Medals In Entente Florale Competition 2002 Neil Flynn9/17/2002
Commission proposes strengthening security of oil and gas suppliesNeil Flynn9/13/2002
European Car Free Day, 22nd September 2002Neil Flynn9/11/2002
Minister Martin Launches the Report of the Forum on FluoridationNeil Flynn9/11/2002
Commission to launch High Level Group on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell technologiesNeil Flynn9/11/2002
Car taxation: Commission presents new strategyNeil Flynn9/10/2002
Minister Cullen Meets Greenpeace Aboard The Rainbow Warrior Neil Flynn9/10/2002
Castletown Chosen as Ireland’s Tidiest Town in 2002 Neil Flynn9/10/2002
Now we must turn World Summit agreement into concrete results Neil Flynn9/5/2002
Minister Gallagher Launches Fourth National Environment Conference Neil Flynn9/4/2002
'EU Determined To Turn Words Into Action' - "Momentum Important In Reaching Positive Outcome" Neil Flynn9/4/2002
"Let's Get Moving On Lots" - Ahern Urges Neil Flynn9/4/2002
"Water for Life": European Union launches global initiative to achieve World Summit goalsNeil Flynn9/4/2002
Commission welcomes Parliament's vote on revision of the Packaging DirectiveNeil Flynn9/4/2002
European Union launches coalition of like-minded states to deliver World Summit renewable energy goalsNeil Flynn9/4/2002
Walsh Welcomes Agreement at World Summit on Trade Aspects of Sustainable Development Neil Flynn9/3/2002
European Union launches major energy partnership initiative at World Summit Neil Flynn9/3/2002
European Union reaffirms commitment to reaching global deal at World Summit Neil Flynn9/3/2002
Minister Ahern Slams Creation of Nuclear Waste Highway in Irish SeaNeil Flynn8/30/2002
Minister Cullen To Raise Mox Fuel Shipment At Earth Summit Neil Flynn8/29/2002
Kilkenny County Council and Chamber of Commerce and Industry issue joint appeal for full implementation of plastic bag levyNeil Flynn 8/28/2002
Targets with timetables are vital for ensuring WSSD commitments are keptNeil Flynn8/28/2002
Ahern Unveils Affordable Housing Scheme In Blanchardstown. Neil Flynn8/27/2002
Over 1 Billion Plastic Bags Removed From CirculationNeil Flynn8/27/2002
Browne Outlines Importance of Forestry to Rural CommunitiesNeil Flynn8/22/2002
UU Scientists Lead Europe‘s Fight Against Crypto-sporidiumNeil Flynn8/15/2002
Fast-Tracking of Waste Planning Needed Neil Flynn8/15/2002
ESB Awards Mandate to Royal Bank of Scotland for Funding of Power Plant in SpainNeil Flynn8/14/2002
Bord Gais Appointment Neil Flynn8/13/2002
Management of State Fisheries Consultation ProcessNeil Flynn8/9/2002
Green energy to power 10,000 homes when commissioning is completed Neil Flynn8/8/2002
Tough New Air Pollution Targets in UKNeil Flynn8/6/2002
Launch of Environmental Industrial Park in MacroomNeil Flynn8/6/2002
New Water System for MonaghanNeil Flynn8/2/2002
Walsh Extends Temporary Arrangements for REPS FarmersNeil Flynn8/1/2002
BNFL Losses Vindicate Irish Government Position That Nuclear Energy Is Economically Unsustainable Neil Flynn 7/30/2002
UK Government Announces Next Steps on Managing Radioactive WasteNeil Flynn7/30/2002
Kilkenny County Council to distribute recycling leafletNeil Flynn7/29/2002
Strong Continued Profit Growth at Bord na MónaNeil Flynn7/29/2002
Construction of Mayo/Galway Pipeline on holdNeil Flynn 7/29/2002
World Summit on Sustainable Development: Commission pushes for tangible results and globalisation for the benefit of allNeil Flynn7/25/2002
Waste Legislation: Commission pursues infringement procedures against ten Member StatesNeil Flynn7/24/2002
Ozone layer: Commission opens infringement procedures against all Member StatesNeil Flynn7/23/2002
Teagasc Appoints New Director of Agricultural ResearchNeil Flynn7/23/2002
Environment: Commission proposes new scheme to protect Europe's forestsNeil Flynn7/22/2002
UK Businesses Urged to Monitor Environmental ImpactsNeil Flynn7/19/2002
Commission Calls Upon Business to Reach Agreements to Protect the EnvironmentNeil Flynn7/18/2002
ESB/CVI Community Environment Awards 2002Neil Flynn7/17/2002
Corrib Gas Environmental Group MeetNeil Flynn7/17/2002
EU research delivers solutions for cleaner and more efficient industrial processesNeil Flynn7/17/2002
UK Government announces first response to independent Company Law ReviewNeil Flynn7/17/2002
Waste Contained Banned HormoneNeil Flynn7/17/2002
Candidate countries sign El Teide Declaration and signal their determination to halt bio-diversity loss.Neil Flynn7/13/2002
Environment Ministers from Candidate Countries to discuss sustainable development with Commission and PresidencyNeil Flynn7/12/2002
"Towards sustainable farming" Commission presents EU farm policy mid-term reviewNeil Flynn7/11/2002
Cullen Establishes Referendum Commission Neil Flynn7/10/2002
MCOS becomes part of international RPS Group plc Neil Flynn7/9/2002
Air Quality: Commission pursues infringement proceedings against six Member States Neil Flynn7/9/2002
Minister Martin Cullen Details Benefits of Nice Treaty at Presentation of ISO 14001 Certification to Sola ADC Lenses Ltd Neil Flynn7/9/2002
Sellafield Statement - Mr. Martin Cullen T.D., Minister for the Environment and Local Government Neil Flynn7/8/2002
ESB Promoting Energy Efficiency for SME BusinessNeil Flynn7/8/2002
Ahern Opens Fish Ireland 2002 in KillybegsNeil Flynn7/5/2002
Pesticides: Commission to consult stakeholders on strategy to reduce risks Neil Flynn7/5/2002
Minister Martin Cullen, T.D. Launches EPA's Environment In Focus 2002 Report Neil Flynn7/4/2002
EU energy sector makes insufficient progress in reducing its environmental impactNeil Flynn 7/4/2002
Teagasc Survey Shows Drop in Fertiliser UsageNeil Flynn 7/4/2002
Commission proposals for a trustworthy and environmentally safe approach to GMOs and GM food and feed backed by European ParliamentNeil Flynn7/4/2002
Radon gas in 7% of Irish houses above recommended action levelsNeil Flynn7/4/2002
New Commission strategy to promote business contribution to sustainable development Neil Flynn7/3/2002
Loughgall Declared Ireland's Best Kept Town Neil Flynn7/3/2002
Second Pipeline To Be Completed In OctoberNeil Flynn7/1/2002
Indaver to Apply for Waste LicenceNeil Flynn6/28/2002
New Anti-Litter Poster Campaign Neil Flynn6/27/2002
Corrib Gas Field - An Bord Pleanala Seeks More InformationNeil Flynn6/26/2002
EU ratifies the Cartagena Protocol on BiosafetyNeil Flynn6/26/2002
Minister Cullen Urges Building Industry To Stop Throwing Money Away Neil Flynn6/25/2002
Preparation of the Environment Council - 25 June, LuxembourgNeil Flynn6/25/2002
ESB Chief Executive Designate Padraig McManus Supports a Competitive Market but calls for Realistic Objectives tailored to Ireland's Unique SituationNeil Flynn6/19/2002
Martin Cullen T.D. appointed Minister for the Environment & Local GovernmentNeil Flynn6/7/2002
Wallace And Coal Industry Sign Voluntary Agreement For Cleaner Solid Fuel Neil Flynn6/7/2002
Blue Flag Awards 2002 For Beaches And MarinasNeil Flynn6/5/2002
World Summit on Sustainable Development: "Political commitment key ingredient for success in Johannesburg"Neil Flynn6/4/2002
Climate Change – Ireland Ratifies The Kyoto Protocol - Dempsey Publishes Progress Report On Climate Change Strategy Neil Flynn6/4/2002
European Workshop on Economic Consequences of Integrated Pollution Prevention and ControlNeil Flynn5/20/2002
Grants For Public Education And Awareness Initiatives on Litter Neil Flynn5/9/2002
Dempsey Urges Crack Down On Election Related Litter Neil Flynn5/8/2002
Minister of State Wallace announces launch of 2002 Local Environment Partnership Fund Neil Flynn4/30/2002
Dempsey Announces Funding Of €4.5 Million For Border Counties Neil Flynn4/20/2002
Major Investment Package In Water Services Neil Flynn4/16/2002
Environmental Protection Agency: Dr. Mary Kelly Designated As Director General Neil Flynn4/11/2002
Dempsey Launches National Spring Clean 2002 Neil Flynn4/5/2002
Dempsey Approves €8.25 Million River Basin Management Project For South East Neil Flynn3/22/2002
Dempsey Launches Waste Prevention And Recycling Statement And Announces €127 Million Grants Scheme For Waste Infrastructure Neil Flynn3/12/2002
Dempsey Calls For New EU Environmental Liability Proposals To Apply To Nuclear Industry Neil Flynn3/4/2002
Dempsey Affirms His Approach For Good Housekeeping On All Farms Neil Flynn3/1/2002
Ardagh Closure - Dempsey Expresses Serious Concern Neil Flynn3/1/2002
Minister Dempsey Announces PPP Grants Of Almost €469,000 Neil Flynn2/26/2002
Plastic Shopping Bag Levy Neil Flynn2/25/2002
Dempsey Responds To ICMSA Claims Neil Flynn2/22/2002
First Results From National Litter Pollution Monitoring System Neil Flynn2/14/2002
New Green Energy to Power 250,000 HomesNeil Flynn2/12/2002
Minister Announces Commencement Of Plastic Bag Levy Advertisement Neil Flynn2/12/2002
Dempsey Allocates €80 Million For Disinfection And Treatment Of Rural Water Supplies Neil Flynn2/8/2002
Commission proposes EU ratification of Rotterdam Convention on hazardous chemicalsNeil Flynn2/6/2002
Dempsey Welcomes Garda Investigation Into Illegal Dumping Activity Neil Flynn2/2/2002
Environmental Researchers ColloquiumNeil Flynn1/28/2002
Water Quality Turnaround Welcomed By Dempsey Neil Flynn1/24/2002
Making the polluter pay: European Commission adopts liability scheme to prevent and repair environmental damageNeil Flynn1/24/2002
Dempsey Meets Farm Leaders On Environmental Controls Neil Flynn1/24/2002
Appointments To The Building Regulations Advisory Body (BRAB) Neil Flynn1/23/2002
Dempsey Challenges CIF Statement On Construction Industry Prospects For 2002 Neil Flynn1/16/2002
Environment: New Working Plan for the "Flower"Neil Flynn1/14/2002
Commission Adopts Reference Documents on Best Available TechniquesNeil Flynn1/14/2002
Four Companies Celebrate in Ireland’s First Green Reporting AwardsNeil Flynn1/8/2002
Musgrave Group Retailers to Achieve 80% Waste Recycling Neil Flynn1/8/2002
Companies prepare for greenhouse gas schemeNeil Flynn1/8/2002
Plastic Bag Levy Signed Into Law

Neil Flynn12/21/2001
Revision of EU Scrap-car Substance Phase-outsNeil Flynn12/19/2001
Greater Awareness Is Key To Successful Fight Against Litter

Neil Flynn12/19/2001
Dempsey Gives Assurance Regarding Mobile Phone Antennae

Neil Flynn12/17/2001
Next Stage Of The National Car Test In JanuaryNeil Flynn12/13/2001
Minister Dempsey Welcomes EPA Report On Drinking Water Quality For 2000 Neil Flynn12/13/2001
Government Approval To Prepare A Major New Water Services Bill

Neil Flynn 11/26/2001
Shoppers Show Commitment To The Environment

Neil Flynn 11/26/2001
PUBLIC CONSULTATION PAPER ONNATIONAL SPATIAL STRATEGY

Neil Flynn 11/26/2001
WASTE MANAGEMENT (AMENDMENT) BILL 2001Neil Flynn 11/19/2001