Posts tagged as Highveld

Barbara Creecy faces first major court action as SA’s new minister of environmental affairs

. Just days after World Environment Day on Wednesday 5 June 2019, South Africa’s new Minister of Forestry, Fisheries and Environmental Affairs, Barbara Creecy, faces a huge wake-up call as environmental justice groups  launch a major legal action demanding that government clean up the air in the Mpumalanga Highveld. On Friday 7 June 2019, groundWork […]

Impacts and health effects of air pollution by Eskom, Sasol Synfuels and Natref

. A new study report on the air quality and health effects of air pollution by Eskom, Sasol Synfuels and Natref in and around South Africa’s Highveld Priority Area (HPA) provides shocking evidence of the harmful effects caused by these organisations to the environment and to human health. The study report by Dr Gray is […]

Highveld budget Exco meeting

  The ECA(SA)’s Highveld budget for the next financial year was finalised at a meeting of the Highveld Executive Committee at the Meadowdale head office on 25 April 2017. Holding the purse strings are Frans Swanepoel (Hoëveldrif Elektries); Tembe Mwembe (ECA national financial manager); Joe Moleko (SMEI Projects); Dimakatso Matshoga (Atafala Consultants); Chris Koen (regional […]