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, […]
December 5, 2013

Press Release: Eskom risks South African’s health by neglecting to invest in in reducing pollution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Centre for Environmental Rights groundWork (Friends of the Earth South Africa) Johannesburg, Gauteng, Thursday 5th December 2013 – Eskom is […]
August 20, 2009

Earthlife Submission on REFIT II

On the 20th of August 2009, Earthlife Africa Jhb made a submission to NERSA on its proposals for further expansion to the Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff. […]
August 4, 2009

Crisis looms in Gauteng from deadly legacy of mining

In June 2009 there was a real risk that within weeks, or even days, polluted water from abandoned mines would start to flow uncontrollably into the […]
August 4, 2009

Energy Caucus calls on government to review Energy Planning

Energy Caucus calls on government to review Energy Planning Media Release 31 July 2009 Members of the Energy Caucus called for open discussions and engagement with […]
July 31, 2009

Energy Caucus calls on government to review Energy Planning

Energy Caucus calls on government to review Energy Planning Media Release 31 July 2009 Members of the Energy Caucus called for open discussions and engagement with […]
July 9, 2009

SENSE 56 June 2009

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY NEWS on EMAIL (SENSE) Number 56: June 2009 ——————————————————————————————————- Welcome! SENSE is a service of the Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project (SECCP) of […]
June 26, 2009

Press Release: NERSA’s Ruling on Eskom Price Hike; Taxes for the Poor, Handouts for the Rich

Earthlife Africa Jhb 25/06/09 At twelve o’clock today in Pretoria, NERSA presented its ruling on Eskom’s application for a nominal 34% tariff increase to cover rising […]
June 2, 2009

Earthlife Africa Jhb’s Submission on Eskom Price Hikes 2009

On the 15th of May 2009, NERSA published Eskom’s application for a 34% tariff increase. Below is a summary of Earthlife Africa Jhb’s submission on Eskom’s […]
May 27, 2009

Press Release: Eskom’s Uneconomic Nuclear U-turn

Press Release: Eskom’s Uneconomic Nuclear U-turn Earthlife Africa Jhb 27th of May 2009 In just over six months, Eskom has changed its mind on nuclear power. […]
April 21, 2009

Submission on Eskom Passing Through Costs

NERSA sent out a call for submission regarding its regulatory rules for “passing through costs” in regards to independent power producers. Essentially, Eskom is seeking permission […]