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Ireland’s 2022 Greenhouse Gas Emissions show a welcome decrease, but much work remains to be done

Date released: July 13, 2023

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has today published its provisional greenhouse gas emissions for Ireland for 2022. The figures show a reduction of 1.9 per cent compared to 2021, with emission reductions in all key sectors except Transport.

Ireland projected to fall well short of climate targets, says EPA

Date released: June 01, 2023

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has today published its Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions projections for the period 2022-2040.

EPA Climate Change Lecture Series – ‘Ocean Circulation, Tipping Points and the Public Climate Debate’

Date released: April 17, 2023

The EPA, in partnership with Dublin City Council, is delighted to welcome Professor Stefan Rahmstorf, Co-Head of the Research Department on Earth System Analysis the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and Professor of Physics of the Oceans at the University of Potsdam.

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