October 10, 2011

Press Release: Sasol Must Quit South Africa’s COP17 Delegation

10th October 2011 Earthlife Africa Jhb Following on from last month’s march against Eskom, Earthlife Africa Jhb will be holding a demonstration at Sasol’s Headquarters in […]
September 19, 2011

Right 2 Know Vigil Against Secrecy Bill

The Secrecy Bill will be tabled before the National Assembly on Tuesday, 20 September 2011. This is time for all of us to stand together and ensure […]
September 16, 2011

1st Pictures from Today’s March on Eskom

Over 1,500 people marched today against Eskom’s inclusion in South Africa’s official negotiating team for COP17. These are the first pictures, more to follow:
September 14, 2011

Press Release: March Against Eskom, Conflict of Interest, and Secret Deals

Earthlife Africa Jhb 14th September 2011 Earthlife Africa Jhb will march on Eskom and BHP Billiton in Johannesburg to protest these companies’ continued disregard of the […]
September 1, 2011

NO to Nuclear 1 Insanity

In the wake of Fukushima, the SA Government has committed to six new PWR nuclear plants. The first Environmental Impact Assessment for one of these plants […]
February 1, 2008

Biodiversity & Toxics

The toxics campaign is directed at the poisoning of the planet and the person that is increasing and which threatens all life forms. One of Earthlife’s […]
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 […]
January 17, 2008

Press Release: Eskom may Delay Alcan Smelter until 2013

Earthlife Africa Jhb 17th of January 2008 According to an article in today‚Äôs Business Report (‚ÄúShelve new projects, Eskom warns‚Äù), Eskom financial director is asking the […]
January 15, 2008

Press Release: Earthlife Africa calls for full and proper assessment of alternatives to the proposed Northern Free State coal-fired power station

MEDIA ALERT!! MEDIA!! ALERT 15th of January 2008 Will South Africa need another 5 400 MW of coal-fired electricity generation capacity in the next decade and […]
January 11, 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 […]
December 29, 2007

Sustainable Energy Briefing 14: Energy Policy in 2007

Sustainable Energy Briefing 14 outlines the status of energy policy matters at the end of 2007. This roundup starts with a brief description of this year‚Äôs […]
October 9, 2007

Sustainable Energy Briefing 13: The DTI’s Developmental Electricity Pricing Programme: Who’s Benefit?

In late 2006, the first contract was signed between a foreign company and the South African Government under the recently adopted Developmental Electricity Pricing Programme (DEPP). […]