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 […]
January 25, 2008

Press Release: 10-point plan

M E D I A¬†¬†¬† A L E R T Emergency Programme ‚Äì Leaving it to Eskom again? Civil society launches 10-point plan Government‚Äôs ‚ÄòNational Electricity […]