The Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project seek a just transition to renewable energy and a low-carbon economy. The SECCP works to promote local and global environmental and social justice on sustainable energy and climate change issues, by changing policies and behaviour through building the awareness and capacity of civil society and government, to achieve an equitable future with respect for all. The SECCP is a campaign within Earthlife Africa Jhb.

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 […]
April 16, 2013

Natural Gas not a viable option in South Africa

Chairing a one-hour discussion on the “Gas Week 2013”, Glenn Lewington from Classic FM interviewed Tristen Taylor, Project Coordinator at Earthlife Africa. Tristen shared his views […]
April 4, 2013

Alliance questions World Bank’s lending practices

Source: BusinessNews, Nigeria A global alliance of development, environment, faith-based, human rights, science, community, women’s and indigenous rights groups sent a letter to Jim Yong Kim, […]
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 […]
February 1, 2013

Reports of spying on Earthlife Africa Jhb/groundWork/Greenpeace Africa

The following letter has been sent to Brian Dames, CEO of Eskom. It inquires about media reports which cover suspicious correspondance between Eskom and Swartberg Intelligence […]
January 29, 2013

Press Release: Earthlife Africa JHB, Protest at MYPD3 Hearings

Starting on the 30th of January, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg and allies will be picketing just outside the hearings for the Multi-Year Price Determination (MYPD3) in Midrand. […]
January 29, 2013

MYPD3: Preparing civil society for the hearings

In order to prepare Earthlife and its partner organisation for the MYPD3 hearings in Midrand, Johannesburg, The Green Connection and its allies conducted their Smart Electricity […]
January 28, 2013

MEDIA ALERT: Press Conference on Eskom’s MYPD3

Cosatu’s three manufacturing unions (FAWU, NUMSA and SACCAWU) and environmental movement EARTHLIFE AFRICA are to hold a press conference to announce details of mass action against […]
November 29, 2012

Press Release: Earthlife Africa Jhb Marches on Corporations Responsible for Climate Change

On the 1st of December, Earthlife Africa Jhb and allies will be marching on BHP Billiton, Nedbank, Standard Bank, and Eskom as part of the Global […]