The Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project seek a just transition to renewable energy and a low-carbon economy. The SECCP works to promote local and global environmental and social justice on sustainable energy and climate change issues, by changing policies and behaviour through building the awareness and capacity of civil society and government, to achieve an equitable future with respect for all. The SECCP is a campaign within Earthlife Africa Jhb.

July 1, 2010

DoE’s Attempt to define the next 50 years: IRP2

The Department of Energy is planning the next fifty years of our future electricity generation choices in the space of five months. One month of planning […]
April 7, 2010

PRESS RELEASE: South Africans say “no” to Eskom coal

Project-affected communities take their case to the World Bank Inspection Panel 6 April 2010 | Washington, DC Community members from South Africa’s Limpopo Province filed a […]
March 8, 2010

Free Basic Electricity Research Launched

Download this report: Free Basic Electricity Research March 2010 The Report assesses the 50kWh of free basic electricity suggested by Government for poor households. The rationale […]
March 5, 2010

Why the World Bank Should Not Fund Eskom

Should the World Bank grant a $3.75 billion (R29 bn) loan to Eskom? No. GET INVOLVED 1) If you represent an organisation, endorse the statement below […]
March 4, 2010

8th March Launch of Free Basic Electricity Research

Press Release: Launch of Free Basic Electricity Research and Protest Action Earthlife Africa Jhb 4th of March 2010 There is a direct link between the provision […]
March 2, 2010

PRESS RELEASE: NERSA’S APPROVAL ON ELECTRICITY TARIFF INCREASE

PRESS RELEASE: NERSA’S APPROVAL ON ELECTRICITY TARIFF INCREASE 24 FEBRUARY 2010 Earthlife Africa Johannesburg is not surprised by the Nersa decision to increase tariffs. Nersa has […]
February 18, 2010

South Africans say no to Eskom’s R29 billion World Bank loan

Communities, environmental groups, academics and NGOs today call on the World Bank to cease and desist from a proposed loan of R29 billion ($3.75 bn) to […]
February 10, 2010

SENSE 58 Jan. 2010

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY NEWS on EMAIL (SENSE) Number 58: Jan. 2010 ——————————————————————————————————- Welcome! SENSE is a service of the Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project (SECCP) of […]
December 20, 2009

Submission to NERSA on Eskom’s Revised MYPD2 Application

Submission to NERSA on Eskom’s Revised MYPD2 Application 14th Dec. 2009 General Remarks: In general, Earthlife Africa Jhb believes that its original submission still stands and […]