Are our water vapour emissions warming the climate?

Plain old H2O: the most abundant and powerful greenhouse gas in the Earth’s atmosphere. Water vapour accounts for around half the present-day greenhouse effect and without […]

Technologies will tackle irrigation inefficiencies in agriculture’s drier future

Water is a finite but crucial resource. In most river basins around the world, water is diverted for industrial, municipal and domestic consumption. It’s also a […]

Vietnam, Ireland collaboration aims to develop climate-resilient agriculture system

NUI Galway is partnering with Vietnam’s National University of Agriculture to create new food systems that can resist the damage being done to the world’s food […]

India commits to environment-friendly farming; implements project to educate farmers on efficient use of resources

India has committed to voluntarily reduce its emissions intensity (emissions per unit GDP) between 20 to 25 per cent below 2005 levels by 2020. Low carbon […]