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.

May 13, 2013

Press Release: Concentrations of CO2 in the atmosphere reach 400ppm

On the 10th of May 2013, the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii announced that the average CO2 concentration in the atmosphere crossed the threshold of 400ppm […]
May 7, 2013

Press Release: New report ‘Dodgy Energy Deals’ available May 9

At noon on Thursday, 9 May 2013 Earthlife Africa Johannesburg will electronically launch its latest report ‘Dodgy energy deals: Combatting corruption and improving procurement in South […]
April 26, 2013

Centre for Environmental Rights to challenge Kusile in May

The Centre for Environmental Rights (CER) has been invited to present a submission regarding Kusile to the Mpumalanga Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism. CER […]
April 25, 2013

Energy Research Centre provides new Power Plan

The Energy Research Centre at the University of Cape Town recently published its report Towards a New Power Plan. The report intends to stimulate debate around […]
April 16, 2013

Natural Gas not a viable option in South Africa

Chairing a one-hour discussion on the “Gas Week 2013”, Glenn Lewington from Classic FM interviewed Tristen Taylor, Project Coordinator at Earthlife Africa. Tristen shared his views […]
April 4, 2013

Alliance questions World Bank’s lending practices

Source: BusinessNews, Nigeria A global alliance of development, environment, faith-based, human rights, science, community, women’s and indigenous rights groups sent a letter to Jim Yong Kim, […]
February 13, 2013

Earthlife Africa Jhb at the MYPD3 hearings in Midrand, Johannesburg

Earthlife Africa Jhb and numerous civil society organisations protested just outside the hearings for the Multi-Year Price Determination (MYPD3) at the Gallagher Estates in Midrand. Thanks […]
February 1, 2013

Reports of spying on Earthlife Africa Jhb/groundWork/Greenpeace Africa

The following letter has been sent to Brian Dames, CEO of Eskom. It inquires about media reports which cover suspicious correspondance between Eskom and Swartberg Intelligence […]
January 29, 2013

Press Release: Earthlife Africa JHB, Protest at MYPD3 Hearings

Starting on the 30th of January, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg and allies will be picketing just outside the hearings for the Multi-Year Price Determination (MYPD3) in Midrand. […]