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.

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


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 […]
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 […]
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 […]