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Dirk de Vos

Dirk de Vos

    Eskom's dim understanding of the market
    Eskom's dim understanding of the market
    The power supplier has no idea how to manipulate its customers: peak pricing is what's needed.
    Should SA put its nuclear dreams aside for now?
    Should SA put its nuclear dreams aside for now?
    As the world debates about how safe and cost-effective nuclear power is, Dirk de Vos focuses in on SA and other power source options for the country
    Break up Eskom, for all our sakes
    Break up Eskom, for all our sakes
    The underlying foundation of the country's economy is that electricity has been cheap, readily available and abundant, writes Dirk de Vos.
    Gas could satisfy most of South Africa's power needs
    Gas could satisfy most of South Africa's power needs
    Eskom's recent application for price increases is a watershed - it marks the point at which South Africa's electricity is no longer cheap.