November 23, 2011

SE Briefing 23: South Africa’s Mitigation Targets

This briefing will discuss South Africa’s recently released National Climate Change Response White Paper, which lays out the country’s mitigation targets and mechanisms going forward. The […]
November 22, 2011

Press Release: March to Demand a Solution to Climate Change at COP17

Press Release: March to Demand a Solution to Climate Change at COP17 Earthlife Africa Jhb 22nd of Nov. 2011 Global greenhouse gas emissions are rising to […]
November 10, 2011

JOIN US! MARCH ON CLIMATE CHANGE, JHB, 26th Nov. 2011

Download Flyer for March here: March Flyer
October 24, 2011

South Africa’s Inadequate Emissions Targets

South Africa Department of Environmental Affairs has released a white paper on climate change, which is now before Parliament. Below is why the emissions targets in […]
October 12, 2011

Pictures from Sasol Demonstration 12 Oct 2011

Below are a collection of pictures from our demonstration about Sasol’s attempt to capture South Africa’s negotiating team for COP17 (press release here). Business Day LIVE […]
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 […]
May 16, 2008

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY NEWS on EMAIL (SENSE) , Number 50: Special Edition May 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 […]
May 1, 2008

Sustainable Energy Briefing 15: Eskom Tariff Increases

Sustainable Energy Briefing 15 wishes to address the topical question of Eskom‚Äôs proposed tariff increases. The Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project (SECCP) believes that 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 […]
March 2, 2008

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY NEWS on EMAIL (SENSE), Number 49: March 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 […]
February 20, 2008

Press Release: Nuclear Industry backs down

Earthlife Africa Johannesburg,¬† 20 February The powerful South African nuclear industry has backed down and withdrawn the complaint it laid with the Broadcasting Complaints Commission (BCC) […]
February 5, 2008

“Shocking revelations” about radioactivity in Wonderfonteinspruit

Radioactive levels three times higher than the safe permissible level for human consumption have been found in vegetables grown in wetlands in the Wonderfonteinspruit area between […]
February 5, 2008

10-point plan to solve the electricity crisis

Earthlife Africa is spearheading a civil society campaign to turn the current electricity crisis into an opportunity to shift to a more long-term sustainable approach. We […]