Independent power producers (IPPs)

 
Two power zombies just won’t die
Two power zombies just won’t die
Think of them as zombies that refuse to die. In 2010, the integrated resource plan (IRP) called for 6 000 megawatts of coal-fired electricity to...
Renewables aren't causing job losses in coal sector — Radebe
Renewables aren't causing job losses in coal sector — Radebe
Coal is still very much part of South Africa's energy mix, given the abundance of the mineral, Energy Minister Jeff Radebe has said.
[Video]The EFF Manifesto Launch: Malema's promises to the nation
[Video]The EFF Manifesto Launch: Malema's promises to the nation
While addressing his supporters during the EFF Manifesto Launch at Giant Stadium in Soshanguvhe,the party's leader Julius Malema made various promises
Greenpeace hits back at unions
Greenpeace hits back at unions
Greenpeace has called on the National Union of Mineworkers and other unions to engage with them on renewable energy strategies, after the union...
DA seeks to revive old ANC Bill to end Eskom monopoly
DA seeks to revive old ANC Bill to end Eskom monopoly
The Democratic Alliance’s Bill that aims to end power utility Eskom’s monopoly will ensure that “more economic power” is in the hands of...
Angry NUM members vow to boo Cyril over Eskom woes
Angry NUM members vow to boo Cyril over Eskom woes
National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) members, unhappy with Eskom’s latest wage offer and its independent power producers (IPPs) programme, have...
Maimane: History of state capture at heart of Eskom’s load shedding woes
Maimane: History of state capture at heart of Eskom’s load shedding woes
Diversifying the energy mix, reducing demand and putting an end to the Eskom monopoly in the energy sector are some of the proposals the Democratic...
Jobs issue plagues green energy
Jobs issue plagues green energy
The energy sector is in turmoil about the country’s shift to green energy and the issue of jobs.
Energy department cuts budget allocation for clean energy
Energy department cuts budget allocation for clean energy
Government’s plan to achieve 30% clean energy by 2025 is questionable, given that the department of energy (DoE) only allocates 5% of its budget...
NUM threatens to end ANC support over green power
NUM threatens to end ANC support over green power
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has threatened to end its support for the African National Congress (ANC) if government continues with its...
IPP deal would be 'financial suicide' ― Numsa lawyer tells court
IPP deal would be 'financial suicide' ― Numsa lawyer tells court
A lawyer for the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) argued in the North Gauteng High Court on Tuesday that the signing of...

Client Media Releases

MTN Business IoT Conference & Awards finalists announced
Junk status: Where we're at
Fun things to do in Port Elizabeth
Housing Consumers Protection Bill submission deadline looming
UKZN students develop taste for 3D food printing
Call for papers opens for ITWeb Cloud, Data Summit & DevOps Summit 2020
The world awaits Thandi Hlotshana