April 22, 2014

Press Release: South African and French partnership misses IPCC boat

Johannesburg, 21 April 2014 – The coal-mining company, Exxaro, and the French energy giant, GDF Suez, have teamed up to build a 1200MW coal-fired power station […]
April 22, 2014

Press Release: Earthlife Africa Jhb to Protest at Anglo American’s AGM

Johannesburg 21 April 2014 – Earlier this month, the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) rejected Anglo American Thermal Coal and Vedanta Zinc Inc.’s application of a 600MW […]
April 15, 2014

Press Release: DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS STEPS UP TO THE PLATE

Johannesburg, 08 April 2014 – Earthlife Africa Johannesburg applauds the Department of Environmental Affairs for living up to its mandate. The Department has put its foot […]
March 24, 2014

Press Release: ESKOM’S APPLICATION FOR INCREASED AIR POLLUTION FROM ITS KRIEL POWER STATION REFUSED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Centre for Environmental Rights groundWork (Friends of the Earth South Africa) ESKOM’S APPLICATION FOR INCREASED AIR POLLUTION FROM ITS KRIEL […]
February 27, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Budget allows business to sparkle but dulls on environment

PRESS RELEASE Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Budget allows business to sparkle but dulls on environment Johannesburg, February 26, 2014 – Environmentally-minded South Africans listened anxiously to the […]
February 14, 2014

Press Release: President Zuma’s Anti-Environment State of the Nation Speech

President Zuma’s Anti-Environment State of the Nation Speech Earthlife Africa Jhb 13 February 2014 President Zuma’s State of the Nation address was terrible news for both […]
February 12, 2014

Press Release: WHO’S THE BOSS? HOW ESKOM PLANS TO DUPE SOUTH AFRICA

UPDATE (2014-02-12, 4:30pm): Our parther the Centre for Environmental Rights has made a submission on Eskom’s variation applications for 14 power stations. The accompanying submission on […]
February 4, 2014

Earthlife Protest at C40: Are mayors part of the problem or leaders towards a better future?

Johannesburg February 3, 2014 – On Wednesday the 5th of Feb., hundreds of climate activists will protest at the C40 summit starting at 10:00am at the […]
January 24, 2014

Press Release: Eskom exposed as one of worst corporations parallel to WEF

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Earthlife Africa Johannesburg groundWork (Friends of the Earth South Africa) Eskom exposed as one of worst corporations parallel to WEF Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg, […]