NUM PWV Region is ready to confront the IPPs and Thuma mina retrenchment train

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Fri, 11/16/2018 - 11:15

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) PWV Region regard the march tomorrow against the IPPs as the beginning of a protracted war against the attack directed on working class and the poor by the South African government through IPPs and the closure of power stations and coal mines which will cause many

IRP: Are Black Lives Cheap?

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Mon, 10/22/2018 - 09:50

Government’s electricity plan (the Integrated Resource Plan, IRP) will result in thousands of South Africans dying prematurely because of pollution from coal fired power stations, fan the fires of climate change with increases in greenhouse gas emissions, and make electricity unaffordable for millions of poor South Africans