South Africa’s battle between coal and climate

South Africa, one of the world’s largest coal producers, is Africa’s biggest emitter of the gases heating our planet. With the need to fight climate change more pressing than ever, is the country prepared to swap fossil fuels for renewables?

This film is part of ‘Earth Focus’, an investigative series that reports on our changing environment and how it affects people around the world.

Thomson Reuters Foundation co-produces this series with KCET, a content channel of the Public Media Group of Southern California.