Quit Coal Blog

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October 17, 2012


Authored by Michael Baillie.

Coal-fired electricity is a major threat to South Africa’s already stressed water resources – and Eskom’s new mega coal plants are set to make matters even worse.

Luckily there are reliable alternatives to coal power, ways of generating electricity that don’t risk the country’s water security, or pollute our water supplies.

Coal can be replaced, water can’t. 

Submitted by Ivy Schlegel
October 16, 2012


The Greenpeace Quit Coal Activist Program invites you to Ratepayers Unite! in Bloomington, Evansville and Terre Haute.

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October 16, 2012


Blog post authored by Amala Akkineni.

‘Lights, camera, action’ are three words I have become used to in my professional career. If my stint at Charminar is anything to go by, then ‘Arrested ‘is going to be a new phrase I will become accustomed to as an activist with Greenpeace India.

Submitted by Connor Gibson
October 12, 2012

Written by Madhura Deshpande of Greenpeace's Frontline program.

Submitted by Malo Herry
October 10, 2012
Federal Environment Minister Burke has approved the ‘T3’ coal terminal in a World Heritage Area. Documents we obtained expose the flawed environmental process and the threat to endangered bird species.
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