Monday October 05, 2015
Bord na Móna has announced that it will no longer harvest energy peat and will complete its move to a sustainable business within 15 years.
Sunday October 04, 2015
The funeral of playwright Brian Friel has taken place in Glenties, Co Donegal.
Tuesday September 22, 2015
Renewable energy innovation company Airsynergy is today launching a new sister brand OneSynergy at the National Ploughing Championships.
Monday August 10, 2015
Astronauts living at the International Space Station have taken their first bites of space-grown lettuce, in what scientists described as another step toward enabling human missions to Mars.
Tuesday May 19, 2015
Home-brewed heroin could become a terrifying reality within two years following the creation of genetically modified yeast that can be used to make opiate drugs, experts have warned.
Wednesday May 13, 2015
Environmental groups have reacted angrily to the announcement that ESB and Bord na Móna have agreed to extend the operation of two peat-fired power stations in the Midlands beyond 2019.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
RTÉ's Arts and Media Correspondent Sinéad Crowley takes a look at the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award shortlist for 2015. The winning book will be announced on 17 June.
Sunday November 02, 2014
The following are the main points from the summary of a vast overview on global warming by the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Wednesday January 03, 2007
Bread bakers will be passing on increased production costs to retailers early in 2007.
Wednesday August 02, 2006
Despite some record-breaking temperatures during the summer, there will not be a bumper harvest this year.