November 28, 2008

Press Release: Climate Change Negotiations in Poland

Earthlife Africa Jhb 28th of November 2008 From the 1st of Dec. to the 12th of Dec. 2008, politicians, scientists and members of civil society will […]
November 4, 2008

Press Release: March for Free Basic and Clean Electricity

On Thursday the 30th of October 2008, Earthlife Africa Jhb and the Anti-Privatisation Forum will be marching on the Department of Minerals & Energy, Eskom, and the City of Johannesburg. Communities across Gauteng are protesting to demand a decent, meaningful Free Basic Allocation of electricity and for increased generation of electricity from renewable resources. On Thursday the 30th of October 2008, Earthlife Africa Jhb and the Anti-Privatisation Forum will be marching on the Department of Minerals & Energy, Eskom, and the City of Johannesburg. Communities across Gauteng are protesting to demand a decent, meaningful Free Basic Allocation of electricity and for increased generation of electricity from renewable resources. [...}
October 30, 2008

Press Release: Disappointment in Manuel’s Delay of 2c/kWh Levy on Fossil Fuel Power Generation

Press Release: Disappointment in Manuel’s Delay of 2c/kWh Levy on Fossil Fuel Power Generation Earthlife Africa Jhb 22nd of October 2008 Earthlife Africa Jhb is disappointed […]
September 5, 2008

Press Release: New Research Shows Renewable Energy is the Least-Cost Option

Earthlife Africa Jhb 5th of Sept. 2008 Earthlife Africa Jhb extends an invitation to a public lecture on the potential of Renewable Energy in South Africa. […]
July 30, 2008

Press Release: National Energy Bill

Earthlife Africa Jhb 30th of July 2008 Today and tomorrow, the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Minerals and Energy will be hearing verbal submissions on the National […]
June 18, 2008

Press Release: NERSA vs. Eskom, Tariffs for 2008

Earthlife Africa Jhb 18th of June 2008 NERSA‚Äôs ruling (18/06/08) on Eskom‚Äôs recent application for a 60% tariff increases strikes a chord of hope. Vigorous submissions […]
May 22, 2008

Press Release: NERSA Tariff Hearings, Civil Society Slams Eskom’s Proposed Hikes

Earthlife Africa Jhb, Anti-Privitisation Forum 22nd May 2008 The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) will hold a public hearing on Friday (23/05/08) on the […]
April 21, 2008

Press Release: Resistance Against Unfair Tariff Hikes Grows

Earthlife Africa Jhb, Anti-Privitisation Forum 21st of April 2008 On the 23rd of April 2008, approximately 2,000 members of the Anti-Privitisation Forum (APF), Earthlife Africa Jhb […]
March 17, 2008

Press Release: Earthlife Africa Welcomes Delay of Alcan Smelter

Earthlife Africa Jhb 17th of March 2008 In this time of electricity supply crisis, the reported (SABC, 17/03/08) construction delay of the Alcan smelter at Coega […]