October 10, 2013

Press Release: Civil society demands shift in power generation

Johannesburg October 10, 2013 – On Friday, a large group of environmental activists will take to the streets of Johannesburg to protest Anglo American Thermal Coal […]
September 26, 2013

Press Release: Eskom Gets an F for Science

Earthlife Africa Jhb groundWork Greenpeace Africa Thursday, 26 September 2013 – Tomorrow in Stockholm, the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) [1] will be releasing the […]
September 20, 2013

Press Release: Eskom caught in Crosshairs of its own inaction to protect Environment

20 September 2013 – Eskom’s response, in a statement released on Wednesday, to groundWork [1] and Earthlife Africa Jhb’s [2] concerns on the company’s application for […]
September 16, 2013

Press Release: The World Bank Abandons the People of the Waterberg District

Earthlife Africa Jhb and groundWork 15 September 2013 In 2010, The World Bank lent Eskom 3.75 billion dollars to build the Medupi power station. Some of […]
September 13, 2013

Press release: Burnt down – A-thermal Hazardous Waste Facility

In support of groundWork, Earthlife Africa makes room for an urgent press release by its partner organisation: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE groundWork (Friends of the Earth South […]
August 19, 2013

KfW faced rocking crowd asking for investment in clean energy

On the 15th August 2013, a group of activists descended on the Pretoria office of the German development bank KfW to protest the banking group’s financing […]
August 14, 2013

Press Release: KfW invest in clean power, say South Africans

On the 15th August 2013, a group of activists will descend on the Pretoria office of the international bank KfW to protest the banking group’s financing […]
August 1, 2013

International solidarity protests against Anglo American and Vedanta Plc

On the 1st of August 2013, activists protested Vedanta Plc’s unholy alliance with Anglo American Thermal Coal in both Johannesburg and London. Anglo and Vedanta plan […]
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 […]