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 […]
April 29, 2015

Press Release: Earthlife Africa Johannesburg challenge François Hollande and GDF Suez to end coal and save lives

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg, 29th of April, 2015- Environmental justice organisation, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, will picket for the third time in two weeks outside of the […]
April 24, 2015

Press Release: GDF Suez is a pollution CEO not a Climate CEO, claim Earthlife Africa

Earthlife Africa Jhb Johannesburg, 24th of April, 2015- Environmental justice organisation, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg, will be holding a second picket outside of the French based company […]
February 24, 2015

Joint Media Release: Another five years of toxic pollution by Eskom

Centre for Environmental Rights Earthlife Africa (Johannesburg) groundWork (Friends of the Earth South Africa) Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, 24 February 2015 – The Department […]
October 17, 2014

Protesters demanding an end to world bank ‘s coal financing

Protesters outside the gates of World Bank in Tshwane, raising concerns redarding the coal pollution from Eskom’s coal fired power stations Funded by the World Bank. […]
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 […]
April 22, 2014

Press Release: South African and French partnership misses IPCC boat

Johannesburg, 21 April 2014 – The coal-mining company, Exxaro, and the French energy giant, GDF Suez, have teamed up to build a 1200MW coal-fired power station […]
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 […]
January 24, 2014

Press Release: Eskom exposed as one of worst corporations parallel to WEF

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Earthlife Africa Johannesburg groundWork (Friends of the Earth South Africa) Eskom exposed as one of worst corporations parallel to WEF Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg, […]
November 28, 2013

Open Letter / Press Release: Send Eskom to rehab for its coal addiction

On behalf of groundWork, Earthlife Africa Johannesburg is sharing their open letter regarding the international Public Eye Award: Dear friends, Eskom coal-fired power stations surround the […]