Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Environment

EU citizen initiative Tax the Rich for climate action

Tax the rich to pay for climate action – study

A new international study reveals most Italians acknowledge the urgent need for substantial changes to drive climate action. They also support higher taxes on the wealthy to fund ecological initiatives.

agricultural production down in 2023. Image shows harvesting of grapes

Agricultural production down in 2023 due to weather events

Italian agricultural production declined last year as wine, fruit, and olive oil output were significantly impacted by extreme weather events linked to climate change, according to national statistics bureau ISTAT on Tuesday.

Blue Flag beach Cupra Marittima

Number of Blue Flag beaches in Italy climbs

Italy has a net increase of ten Blue Flag beaches in 2024 compared to 2023. Liguria tops the charts with the most flags.