June 20, 2010

Mining threatens Mapungubwe World Heritage site in South Africa

An Australian mining company, Coal of Africa Ltd, has started activities in a sensitive area without a water use license and with what many environmental experts consider […]
June 6, 2010

Coal-fired power stations linked to serious health defects in children

Uranium and other heavy metals from coal can pollute the soil, water and air. In India the long-term effects of such pollution are now being seen. […]
January 15, 2008

Press Release: Earthlife Africa calls for full and proper assessment of alternatives to the proposed Northern Free State coal-fired power station

MEDIA ALERT!! MEDIA!! ALERT 15th of January 2008 Will South Africa need another 5 400 MW of coal-fired electricity generation capacity in the next decade and […]