September 9, 2014

Press Release: Sasol Spends Profits On Undermining The State

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg, 8th of September 2014- The world’s biggest coal-to-liquid fuel producer and the world’s largest on point source of climate change causing greenhouse […]
August 18, 2014

South Africa’s unwillingness to move from nuclear and coal power will lead to catastrophic climate change for the profit of a few, writes Sipho Kings

In his State of the Nation address this year, President Jacob Zuma said the energy department had committed to building more nuclear power stations, generating around […]
July 28, 2014

Press Release: International Action against Anglo-American and Vedanta

Earthlife Africa Jhb 26th of July 2104 Anglo American Thermal Coal and Vedanta Zinc International have plans for a dirty coal partnership in the Waterberg region […]
July 22, 2014

Protesters outside NERSA public hearing

Whilst the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) public hearings on the guidelines for the electricity reseller tariffs were ongoing inside Gallagher convention centre today, […]
July 21, 2014

Press Release: Earthlife to Protest at NERSA hearings tomorrow

Earthlife Africa Jhb 21st of July 2014 On the 22nd of July 2014, the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) will be holding public hearings […]
March 9, 2012

Earthlife Africa Johannesburg and the Federation for a Sustainable Environment cautiously welcome signs of progress on plans to deal with acid mine drainage

9 March 2012 Earthlife Africa Johannesburg(ELA Jhb) and the Federation for a Sustainable Environment (FSE) commends the South African Human Rights Commission for their organisation and […]
February 26, 2012

Plans for dealing with acid mine drainage – a call for public consultations

Earthlife Africa Johannesburg calls for urgent public consultations to discuss plans for dealing with acid mine drainage Media release of 24 February 2011 The Johannesburg metropolitan […]
February 16, 2012

Fukushima Remembered: List of Events

One year on, Earthlife Africa Jhb and Greenpeace Africa will be hosting a series of event to remember the Fukushima tragedy; a painful lesson for South […]
February 16, 2012

Press Release: Department of Energy’s Strike Against Democracy

Earthlife Africa Jhb 16th of February 2012 The Department of Energy has promulgated two draft bills that it intends to send to Parliament. These Bills are […]
February 10, 2012

Department of Energy’s New Anti-Democratic Legislation

The Department of Energy want YOU not know what electricity tariffs will be, and will refuse YOU the right to make public input into tariff prices. […]
December 8, 2011

Press Release: Pro-Zuma Supporters Physically Attack Civil Society at Durban Townhall Meeting on Climate Change.

groundWork, Earthlife Africa Jhb 8th of Dec. 2011 President Zuma watches as Supporters Assault Peaceful Demonstrators Twenty minutes ago and in a meeting designed for engagement […]
December 7, 2011

Press Release: Leaked report finds World Bank management failed to consider critical environmental Issues on $3.75 Billion loan to Eskom to build one of the largest coal power plants in the World

groundWork, Earthlife Africa Jhb, Sierra Club Institutions legitimacy in climate finance questioned Wednesday, 7th December 2012 Durban, South Africa: A leaked Inspection Panel (IP) report reveals […]
November 30, 2011

Bankrolling Climate Change Research

NGOs urgewald and BankTrack, along with South Africa organisations groundWork and Earthlife Africa Jhb, have released a report into private banks funding of climate change. Download […]
November 30, 2011

Press Release Bankrolling Climate Change

Press Invite: Thursday, December 1st at 10:30 a.m. in the Kosi Palm room (Level 2) of the ICC Topic: “Bankrolling Climate Change” According to the latest […]