October 17, 2013

Global Month of Action on Energy – People demand shift in Energy Generation

Johannesburg October 11, 2013 – 1,500 environmental activists took to the streets of Johannesburg today to protest Anglo American Thermal Coal and Vedanta Zinc International’s plans […]
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 […]
October 3, 2013

March Alert: Global Month of Action on Energy – AngloAmerican again targeted by civil society

As part of the Global Month of Action on Energy, civil society organisations are going to march to AngloAmerican in Johannesburg on October 11. Earthlife Africa […]
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 […]
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 31, 2008

Sustainable Energy Briefing: National Energy Bill, July 2008

SE Briefing 16: The long awaited National Energy Bill is currently in front of Parliament, with written submissions due by 18th of July 2008 and verbal […]
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 30, 2008

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY NEWS on EMAIL (SENSE), Number 51: June 2008

Welcome! SENSE is a service of the Energy Policy Unit of the Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project (SECCP) of Earthlife Africa Johannesburg (ELA Jhb). SENSE […]
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 […]