Category: Facts and environment

Sewage discharged near expensive plants into the sea

Sewage discharged near expensive plants into the sea

Ongoing promises and investments in millions of euros for plants have not yet solved the “gangrenous” problem of sewage pollution. Environmental experts criticize municipalities for lack of priority with serious consequences for the ecosystem and tourism.  The boulevard of the city of Vlora, widely known as Lungomare, is the flagship and most expensive project of […]

Unpunished Environmental Crime in Albania

Unpunished Environmental Crime in Albania

Gropa-Biza-Martanesh Mountain is a protected natural area, but despite this, it has often become a “favorite place” for logging activities. There have been many such cases and only in one of them, registered on July 18, 2019, the damage caused by logging was estimated at 736,000 ALL. The offender was caught red-handed by the State […]

COVID-19 lectures on reducing air pollution in Tirana

COVID-19 lectures on reducing air pollution in Tirana

The National Environment Agency and the Institute of Public Health report a reduction of up to 60% in air pollution in Tirana due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, but environmental experts consider this an “accident” and warn of a return to the previous state once the country has been fully opened to business. With an electronic […]