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South Africa has a new energy plan. But will it break the bank?
South Africa has a new energy plan. But will it break the bank?
The release of South Africa’s long-awaited update to the Integrated Resource Plan is...
What are the capital costs and the cost of electricity from new-nuclear in SA?
What are the capital costs and the cost of electricity from new-nuclear in SA?
A new study by EE Publishers looks at the...
Power price hikes return to bite Eskom
Power price hikes return to bite Eskom
Eskom is facing a pricing reckoning – something experts and economists have been warning of for as long as the power utility has aggressively...
Eskom blackouts were good for SA
Eskom blackouts were good for SA
The brightest sparks of innovation are often fired under the blanket of the most maddening darkness. In 2008, Eskom inadvertently initiated rolling...
Red tape and power struggles: SA is losing mining investment
Red tape and power struggles: SA is losing mining investment
Strikes, unreliable power supply, a mining code that’s been under review for six years, and disputes over compulsory holdings by local black...
Pique over Coega's peak power plant
Pique over Coega's peak power plant
After a decade of stop-start development, the independent Dedisa peaking power plant in the Coega industrial development zone in Port Elizabeth,...
The camera that saved Eskom billions
The camera that saved Eskom billions
It all started with a phone call that got forwarded through to Roel Stolper by chance. It was 1992, and that conversation – between Stolper, a...
BLAST FROMT THE PAST: General Electric to double Africa Revenue to $10bn
BLAST FROMT THE PAST: General Electric to double Africa Revenue to $10bn
JUNE 4, 2015: General Electric Co. (GE) is seeking to more than double revenue from Africa to as much as $10-billion over the next five years...
Don't be left in the dark - plug your home into a battery
Don't be left in the dark - plug your home into a battery
"The issue with existing batteries is … that they suck." That’s not the kind of quote you’d expect from Elon Musk, a guy who has founded...
Jolt the city into self-reliance
Jolt the city into self-reliance
Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau has underplayed – to the point of it escaping many residents' notice – the greatest achievement of his city and...
Map: Do you live in a municipality Eskom has threatened to cut off?
Map: Do you live in a municipality Eskom has threatened to cut off?
Updated: Eight municipalities face mid-winter power cuts if they don't make arrangements with Eskom to pay their overdue electricity bills....
Has President Jacob Zuma's government done 'a good job'?
Has President Jacob Zuma's government done 'a good job'?
President Jacob Zuma's government has done "a good job of stabilising the economy and investing in infrastructure to propel the economy into the next...

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