An Taisce

An Taisce: NAP does not adequately protect water quality

An Taisce: NAP does not adequately protect water quality

Environmental group, An Taisce has said that the Nitrates Action Programme (NAP), as proposed, does not provide the level of...

July 1, 2022

An Taisce judicial review of NAP sparks concern for future of derogation

An Taisce judicial review of NAP sparks concern for future of derogation

Environmental group An Taisce is seeking a judicial review of the Nitrates Action Programme (NAP) through the High Court. The...

June 30, 2022

An Taisce calls for more ambitious Clean Air Strategy

An Taisce calls for more ambitious Clean Air Strategy

The government’s current draft Clean Air Strategy cannot deliver meaningful improvements to Ireland’s air quality, according to An Taisce. The...

April 27, 2022

An Taisce calls for immediate action following IPCC report

An Taisce calls for immediate action following IPCC report

An Taisce is calling for “immediate and transformative action” to keep global heating below 1.5°, following the release of the...

April 4, 2022

An Taisce calls on government  not to seek nitrates derogation

An Taisce calls on government not to seek nitrates derogation

Ireland should not seek another nitrates derogation until sufficient safeguards for water quality are in place, according to An Taisce....

March 8, 2022

McConalogue: National funding cannot be used for An Taisce challenges

McConalogue: National funding cannot be used for An Taisce challenges

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue has said that “no national funding can be used for...

February 18, 2022

Healy-Rae: State funding for An Taisce should be stopped

Healy-Rae: State funding for An Taisce should be stopped

A Kerry TD has called on the government to immediately stop state funding for An Taisce following a Supreme Court...

February 17, 2022

An Taisce ‘respects’ Supreme Court’s appeal decision

An Taisce ‘respects’ Supreme Court’s appeal decision

An Taisce has said it respects the decision by the Supreme Court to refuse its appeal against the planning permission...

February 16, 2022

Supreme Court reserves judgment in Glanbia plant case

Supreme Court reserves judgment in Glanbia plant case

The Supreme Court has opted to reserve judgment until a later date in the case of Glanbia’s planned cheese plant...

January 14, 2022

‘Essential that the state follows through’ on Climate Action Plan – An Taisce

‘Essential that the state follows through’ on Climate Action Plan – An Taisce

Environmental agency, An Taisce, has said that it is “essential” that the state “follows through with the leadership” in terms...

November 8, 2021

An Taisce objections ‘an abuse of planning system’ – IFA

An Taisce objections ‘an abuse of planning system’ – IFA

A long-running series of objections and court actions by An Taisce against a planned Glanbia cheese manufacturing facility in Belview,...

September 24, 2021

Belview plant: An Taisce slammed for ‘vindictive’ appeal

Belview plant: An Taisce slammed for ‘vindictive’ appeal

The intense criticism of An Taisce is continuing after the environmental group announced its intention to seek leave to appeal...

August 12, 2021

Tipp TDs wade in on latest planned objection to Belview

Tipp TDs wade in on latest planned objection to Belview

Two Tipperary TDs have criticised the decision made by An Taisce to seek leave to appeal to the Supreme Court...

August 10, 2021

Glanbia ‘disappointed’ with An Taisce’s latest appeal effort

Glanbia ‘disappointed’ with An Taisce’s latest appeal effort

Glanbia Ireland has reacted with disappointment to the news that An Taisce is to seek leave to appeal to the...

August 9, 2021

Belview plant: An Taisce to seek leave to appeal to Supreme Court

Belview plant: An Taisce to seek leave to appeal to Supreme Court

An Taisce has confirmed that it will seek leave to appeal to the Supreme Court in respect of the decision...

August 9, 2021

New climate bill amendments ‘radically shift emphasis from scientific to political’

New climate bill amendments ‘radically shift emphasis from scientific to political’

An Taisce is calling on the Dáil to pass the climate bill this evening (Wednesday, July 14) “without last Friday’s...

July 14, 2021

‘Our view has not changed’ – An Taisce responds to Glanbia cheese-plant decision

‘Our view has not changed’ – An Taisce responds to Glanbia cheese-plant decision

An Taisce has said it is “very disappointed” with today’s High Court decision to dismiss its challenge against An Bord...

July 2, 2021

Cheese plant ‘should be built without further delay’

Cheese plant ‘should be built without further delay’

The proposed cheese plant at Glanbia Ireland’s Belview premises “should be built without any further delay”, according to farming organisations...

July 2, 2021