November 12, 2013

March Alert: Global day of Action against Climate Change

Johannesburg, 12 November 2013 – Coinciding with the Conferences of the Parties in Warsaw, Poland (COP 19), civil society organisations, environmental activists and concerned citizens will […]
May 15, 2013

Press Release: Minister Peters Fails to Grasp the Moment

In her budget speech on May 14, 2013, Minister Peters and the Department of Energy not only failed to seize the opportunity for a just transition […]
April 29, 2013

Op-ed: Nuclear Power’s Threat to Democracy

Without much fanfare, the Department of Energy has propelled the country towards a democratic crisis. In a briefing to Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Energy (April 16, […]
April 25, 2013

Energy Research Centre provides new Power Plan

The Energy Research Centre at the University of Cape Town recently published its report Towards a New Power Plan. The report intends to stimulate debate around […]
March 11, 2013

Fukushima nuclear disaster – Commemoration Day

Johannesburg, Monday March 11, 2013 – Members and volunteers from Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, Greenpeace Africa and Right2Know joined forces today reminding their fellow countrymen about the […]
February 28, 2013

“Recycling” of radioactive waste – a dark future

Cancer-causing countertops? Radioactive frying pans and braai tongs? This could become a reality soon: The United States Department of Energy (US DoE) wants to mix radioactive […]
February 13, 2013

Earthlife Africa Jhb at the MYPD3 hearings in Midrand, Johannesburg

Earthlife Africa Jhb and numerous civil society organisations protested just outside the hearings for the Multi-Year Price Determination (MYPD3) at the Gallagher Estates in Midrand. Thanks […]
November 22, 2012

MYPD3: Eskom’s Tariff Application

Today, South Africa is at the crossroads when it comes to the provision of electricity. The challenge is how to meet South Africa’s energy requirements in […]
November 8, 2012

Press Release: Civil Society marches for Just Energy Solutions

Johannesburg, 8 November 2012 – Thousands of people from civil society groups across Gauteng are expected to march against nuclear energy on Saturday, 10 November 2012. […]