September 19, 2013

Alert: Eskom gets an F in ‘Science’ and ‘Good Behaviour’

Johannesburg, 19 September 2013 – Next week, civil society organisations will confront Eskom with regard to the findings of the 2013 Report of the Intergovernmental Panel […]
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 […]
March 17, 2008

Press Release: Earthlife Africa Welcomes Delay of Alcan Smelter

Earthlife Africa Jhb 17th of March 2008 In this time of electricity supply crisis, the reported (SABC, 17/03/08) construction delay of the Alcan smelter at Coega […]
February 5, 2008

“Shocking revelations” about radioactivity in Wonderfonteinspruit

Radioactive levels three times higher than the safe permissible level for human consumption have been found in vegetables grown in wetlands in the Wonderfonteinspruit area between […]
January 25, 2008

Press Release: 10-point plan

M E D I A¬†¬†¬† A L E R T Emergency Programme ‚Äì Leaving it to Eskom again? Civil society launches 10-point plan Government‚Äôs ‚ÄòNational Electricity […]
January 17, 2008

Press Release: Eskom may Delay Alcan Smelter until 2013

Earthlife Africa Jhb 17th of January 2008 According to an article in today‚Äôs Business Report (‚ÄúShelve new projects, Eskom warns‚Äù), Eskom financial director is asking the […]
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 […]