Go go green farmhouses on Gozo

A set of farmhouses on the Maltese island of Gozo have bagged an “eco” label to certify they are “environmentally friendly” – just in time for holiday season. The second-largest island of seven in Malta, Gozo is known for its prickly pear liqueur, Neolithic temples and a coastal rock formation called the Azure window (pictured). […]

Malta to replace street lights with energy efficient bulbs

All the street lamps on the Mediterranean isle of Malta will be replaced with energy efficient lights, the Maltese Energy Minister Konrad Mizzi said this week. The “intelligent” street lighting will first be installed in a pilot project on neighbouring island Gozo – famed for its abundant prickly pears – next before being rolled out […]