Searcher Geodata UK and Searcher Seismic (Australia) lost their appeal today (1 March 2022) to continue seismic operations pending the … Continue Reading Apprehension of Harm by seismic surveys well founded – Searcher Seismic stopped until taken on review
Energy and Mineral Resources minister Gwede Mantashe and oil major Shell (Impact Africa Ltd and BG International) have been refused the … Continue Reading Shell’s leave to appeal dismissed : Round 2 to Sustaining the Wild Coast & Other Applicants
Dr. Patrick Bond’s submission to the National Treasury’s taxation document for the oil and gas sectors, 7 February 2022: I … Continue Reading Setting the Social Cost of Carbon
Photo credits: Coastal Links & Masifundisi All engaged in the Oceans Not Oil campaign applaud the pronouncement that Australian-based Searcher Seismic and … Continue Reading Small Scale Fishers stop seismic survey – for now
Photo Cred: Jay Caboz Oceans Not Oil national coastal protest 4- 6 Feb 2022 Once again ordinary South Africans are … Continue Reading No to Searcher Survey
An Open Letter to HCI and Minister Gwede Mantashe published in the Daily Maverick 3 Feb 2022 Hosken Consolidated Investment CEO, … Continue Reading A beginners Guide to Poppycock
Photo Credit :Cyclone Batisai – SA Storm Report To: The President of the Republic of South Africa Minister of Mineral … Continue Reading Call to Ministers for New Climate Politics
Gwede Mantashe involved in secret meetings excluding fisher communities It has recently surfaced that Minister Gwede Mantashe will be holding … Continue Reading What about Us?
ONO comments on the Gas Master Plan : Basecase Report (V01) Given that the true base case to this report … Continue Reading Who’s your Master?
“I hear that the SEARCHER documents state that we as Small-scale fishers will not be impacted at all. If they … Continue Reading Kinders Van die See sê Nee*
The Legal Resources Centre (LRC) has thrown its weight behind the West Coast fishing communities, to suspend the Searcher Geodata UK Limited (Searcher) seismic survey which is due to begin on 15 January 2022. The west coast fishing communities have … Continue Reading Litigation imminent as LRC backs Fishing Communities of the west coast against seismic surveys.
Oceans Not Oil hails an advisory produced by the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf)’s Scientific Advisory Group on Emergencies (SAGE) on THE … Continue Reading Scientists call for systemic change in Marine Environmental Assessment
The Oceans Not Oil movement erupted in joy this morning hearing of Justice Bloem’s pronouncement on the urgent interdict brought … Continue Reading Round 1 to Sustaining the Wild Coast & Other Applicants
As Justice Gerald Bloem deliberates on the issue of irreparable harm, a shoreline of conclusions – thousands of krill and fish, a … Continue Reading Shell Unlawful ?
Pushing gas energy input from 2.6% of country’s mix to 15.7% by 2030, brings into question costs, market feasibility, operational … Continue Reading Gas Master Plan (DMRE) open for Public Comment
Very many of us remember being told by our elders when we were young to hold a shell to our … Continue Reading HEARING – A response to recent mistruths