April 23, 2018

TODAY: LOCAL ENVIROMENTAL HEROES AWARDED THE GOLDMAN PRIZE IN SAN FRANCISCO, USA

23 APRIL 2017 Today – almost exactly a year to the day since winning the nuclear court case – it was announced that the two women […]
April 4, 2018

Press release: Battle against the climate-destroying coal IPPs escalates

Battle against the climate-destroying coal IPPs escalates APRIL 3, 2018 AT 12:21 PM Environmental activists demonstrate outside the court during the hearing of the first Thabametsi […]
December 7, 2017

What we expect from SA’s Integrated Resource Plan for electricity – 09 November 2017

What we expect from SA’s Integrated Resource Plan for electricity NOVEMBER 9, 2017 AT 1:27 PM Energy Minister David Mahlobo. Image: Moneyweb Media reports indicate that […]
December 7, 2017

Joint Letter to the Minister of Energy – 07 December 2017

The Honourable Mr David Mahlobo, MP Minister of Energy By email: zinhle.mbhele@energy.gov.za; deidre.nkopane@energy.gov.za david.mahlobo@energy.gov.za Copies to: Mr Vusimusi Sekgobela Mr Thami Mthembu Chief of Staff Stakeholder […]
November 10, 2017

EARTHLIFE AFRICA-JHB leads in the global day of action against nuclear energy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Johannesburg, 10 November 2017 – The United Nations Climate negotiations currently underway in Bonn, Germany, have the nuclear industry and lobbyists pushing for […]
June 4, 2014

Press Release: Nuclear energy is out for World Environment Day

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg, 02 June 2014 Every year on the 5th of June is World Environment Day: a day used by the United Nations Environment […]
May 26, 2014

MEDIA ALERT: Public Panel Event- Waterberg Electricity

Balancing Water Reserves and Carbon Budgets – and Toxic Tour 26th May 2014 Environmental justice organisations, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg and groundWork, are to hold a public […]
April 25, 2014

Protesters keep up the pressure after South Africa nixes Waterberg plant

In the wake of a decision by the Department of Environmental Affairs rejecting a 600-megawatt (MW) coal plant in the Waterberg, sponsors Anglo American Thermal Coal […]
April 22, 2014

Press Release: Earthlife Africa Jhb to Protest at Anglo American’s AGM

Johannesburg 21 April 2014 – Earlier this month, the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) rejected Anglo American Thermal Coal and Vedanta Zinc Inc.’s application of a 600MW […]
April 15, 2014

Press Release: DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS STEPS UP TO THE PLATE

Johannesburg, 08 April 2014 – Earthlife Africa Johannesburg applauds the Department of Environmental Affairs for living up to its mandate. The Department has put its foot […]
April 1, 2014

Join a great team! 3 open positions with Earthlife

Community Education Officer (SELP): Earthlife Africa Johannesburg is looking for a Community Education Officer for the Sustainable Energy & Livelihoods Project (SELP): SELP is a new […]
February 27, 2014

PRESS RELEASE: Budget allows business to sparkle but dulls on environment

PRESS RELEASE Earthlife Africa Johannesburg Budget allows business to sparkle but dulls on environment Johannesburg, February 26, 2014 – Environmentally-minded South Africans listened anxiously to the […]
February 14, 2014

Press Release: President Zuma’s Anti-Environment State of the Nation Speech

President Zuma’s Anti-Environment State of the Nation Speech Earthlife Africa Jhb 13 February 2014 President Zuma’s State of the Nation address was terrible news for both […]
February 12, 2014

Press Release: WHO’S THE BOSS? HOW ESKOM PLANS TO DUPE SOUTH AFRICA

UPDATE (2014-02-12, 4:30pm): Our parther the Centre for Environmental Rights has made a submission on Eskom’s variation applications for 14 power stations. The accompanying submission on […]