5 tips for Eskom to fix its debt problem, from Greenpeace

2019-06-11 15:20

Decommissioning coal-fired power plants is among the recommendations from non-governmental environmental organisation Greenpeace Africa to Eskom to help turnaround the debt-ridden power utlity.

What SA can do to aid the fight against climate change

2018-10-11 10:21

The moment of truth has come. How the new report by leading climate scientists about Paris goals relates to South Africa's electricity plan, writes Andree Boehling.

Greenpeace Africa activists fined after climbing up Nelson Mandela Bridge to hang a banner

2018-08-28 18:12

The organisation is protesting the inclusion of new coal in the draft Integrated Resource Plan 2018 announced by the Department of Energy.

Greenpeace: Dozens of Chinese boats fishing illegally in West Africa

2015-05-20 13:03

At least 74 Chinese vessels have fished illegally on prohibited fishing grounds off the coast of West Africa, according to a study.

Eskom infiltrated NGOs meetings, marches

2013-11-12 12:45

An intelligence company contracted by Eskom infiltrated NGOs’ public meetings and marches after the energy provider made a public apology for spying.

Food production faces climate crisis, says Greenpeace

2013-10-16 08:32

Climate change will impact on food security and poor people will bear the brunt of rising food prices, an environmental organisation has said.

Urgent action required on climate, says Greenpeace

2013-10-07 14:32

It's time to act urgently on implementing the decisions that will limit the impact of climate change, an environmental activist organisation has urged.

SA cities pushed on climate strategy

2013-08-12 08:26

South African cities have been challenged to combat climate change by limiting their carbon outputs.

Greenpeace lodges nuclear complaint

2012-11-19 09:22

Greenpeace has lodged a formal complaint with the Public Protector after the ministry of energy refused to release the Integrated Nuclear Infrastructure Review.


'Kusile should be cancelled' – Greenpeace report

2019-04-26 06:30

Greenpeace believes there should be no further investment in coal-fired power stations and that it 'makes no sense' for Eskom to complete the Kusile Power Station project.

Greenpeace blasts plans for new coal power station

2018-09-15 08:45

Greenpeace Africa has lambasted plans to invest in a new coal-fired power station, saying the project would leave SA efforts to move towards clean energy "meaningless".

March to Eskom against nuclear power station build

2017-11-11 10:44

Earthlife Africa, supported by Greenpeace Africa and partner organisations, are marching in protest of South Africa’s planned nuclear power station build programme as part of the global day of action on climate change.

Zuma told dead end nuclear not an option for SA

2015-02-13 09:46

Greenpeace Africa condemns President Jacob Zuma's announcement in his State of the Nation address that government will continue to pursue nuclear investments.

SA renewable energy held up by politics, says Greenpeace

2013-10-17 07:30

Renewable energy has proven itself and the government should move ahead swiftly with implementation, an environmental organisation has urged.

Climate change isn't a future problem - Greenpeace

2013-10-08 14:05

Climate change is seen as a problem of the future and that creates an atmosphere of inaction, an environmental organisation has said.

Greenpeace fights new coal-fired power plant

2013-09-27 14:40

Environmental activists have staged a protest outside the offices of the department of trade and industry against the proposed coal power station.

Green tax 'too little, too late'

2013-02-27 18:18

The introduction of a carbon tax in 2015, as announced in the Budget Speech, may not be sufficient to address climate change, says Greenpeace.

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