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Eskom fails to approach courts in property ‘garbage sale’

The power utility said it would go to court to declare ownership of land not registered to it, but has not done so

Eskom selling off its properties at ‘garbage sale’ prices

The cash-strapped power utility is disposing of its land for low prices without the involvement of the treasury, sources say

Judgment in application to halt Eskom’s gas power plant in Richards Bay reserved

Two environmental organisations have asked the court to stop the authorisation for a 3 000 megawatt gas-to-power plant in Richards Bay

Splitting Eskom doesn’t solve its problems

Dividing the company into generation, transmission and distribution divides responsibility, and could triple the scale of the problems

‘Alpha CEO’ Andre de Ruyter is not the fixer Eskom needs, says Gwede Mantashe

The energy minister says André de Ruyter is a chief executive and the power utility needs someone who will focus on what is broken

Fix Eskom’s power stations to stop the energy crisis

The state must take control of energy supply to increase capacity with funding from the Public Investment Corporation and the South African Reserve Bank rather than relying on the private sector

Rather give households solar power than try to reform Eskom

Technology is improving rapidly, meaning domestic solar systems could be the solution to South Africa’s energy crisis

Eskom compact: The plan to end the energy crisis has ‘dragged on’

After 14 years of blackouts, the president has promised to expedite load-shedding’s finale

Eskom load-shedding impedes Gama’s Transnet fraud and corruption hearing

Transnet’s former chief executive Siyabonga Gama will return to court in August

Eskom sees lower levels of load-shedding at the weekend

However as generation capacity shortages persist over the next few weeks, load shedding will continue to be implemented at various stages

Four arrested for corruption in Eskom deal on Kusile power station

The suspects are two men who worked for Swiss engineering firm ABB and allegedly ensured lucrative deals were handed to a company in which former Eskom chief executive Matshela Koko’s stepdaughter held a stake

Eskom hopes to cease load-shedding in 10 days, Koeberg chief nuclear officer resigns

President Cyril Ramaphosa said the government will shorthly announce actions ‘to achieve much faster progress in tackling load-shedding’

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