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EPA Climate Change Lecture Series - New climate leadership for a low carbon, climate resilient and inclusive world

Date released: April 28, 2021

Dr Edward Cameron is presenting an EPA Climate Change Lecture at the Mansion House on Friday evening (18 May 2019) as part of the National Dialogue on Climate Action. In this public lecture, Dr Cameron will discuss the importance of climate leadership as we transition to a low carbon, climate resilient and inclusive world.

Ireland’s power generation and industrial emissions drop by 6.4 percent in 2020

Date released: April 13, 2021

The EPA, as the Competent Authority in Ireland for the EU Emissions Trading System (EU ETS), today released its preliminary analysis of greenhouse gas emissions in 2020.

EPA Climate Change Lecture: Direct the Money- How does finance drive a climate neutral economy and society?

Date released: February 23, 2021

Dr Kirsten Dunlop, Chief Executive EIT Climate-KIC will present the next EPA Climate Change Lecture, as part of the National Dialogue on Climate Action. This virtual event will take place on Wednesday 24th February at 7.15pm.

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