Agriculture, the commons and climate justice

Agriculture, the commons and climate justice

A perspective from Leitrim Premise: the Cróga initiative  In December 2019, Good Energies Alliance Ireland published the first county-based carbon inventory report of its kind, choosing County Leitrim as the setting. This was the result of six months of work by a...
How green is Leitrim, really?

How green is Leitrim, really?

That was the question a team of young European researchers hosted by Good Energies Alliance Ireland (GEAI) spent six months working to answer. In December, the team produced the first Irish county-based carbon inventory report of its kind, the Leitrim Cróga Report....
Fracking by the numbers

Fracking by the numbers

How big is the fracking industry? Environment America have produced a report which gives a startling picture of the extent of fracking in US and some of the impacts caused by this industry.  [Download report] “Fracking by the Numbers” needs wide...

Impact Research Group new website and report

Check out the Impact Research Group’s new site http://shalegasresearchireland.wordpress.com/about/ and their new report on Ireland’s Agriculture and Food Industry and the Shale Gas Question. This study presents an industry snapshot, focusing on the Dairy and...