load shedding

 
SA’s GDP slumps to its lowest in a decade
SA’s GDP slumps to its lowest in a decade
South Africa’s gross domestic product (GDP) declined by 3.2% in the first quarter of 2019, the largest quarterly drop in GDP in 10 years, with...
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Depressed? Blame it on poor governance
Poor governance is affecting our happiness.
Elemental power is fuelling a new world order
Elemental power is fuelling a new world order
Wars are fought over resources, and there are few resources as important as coal and oil. Burning both of these fossil fuels to generate power has...
Eskom: Is there life after debt?
Eskom: Is there life after debt?
Eskom must roughly halve its debt — reducing it by R250-billion — if it is to get back to an even financial footing based on current...
[Video]Pimples: The Load Shedding mystery
[Video]Pimples: The Load Shedding mystery
Blurb: Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan catches the smoothest of criminals
Load-shedding dooms SA profits
Load-shedding dooms SA profits
It is Tuesday morning and there are no customers in Vero’s Cakes, but the small bakery in Randburg is buzzing with activity as workers fill the...
Bright lights, dark mutterings
Bright lights, dark mutterings
A week or two ago, paging through the Star, I came across an interesting feature. Amid all the stuff about load-shedding, which we were in...
Beware the dangers of blind optimism
Beware the dangers of blind optimism
We love a diet of hope. As much as we are capable of being easily depressed about the state of the nation, we are equally capable of instantly...
[Video]Gordhan on rolling blackouts
[Video]Gordhan on rolling blackouts
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhansay tat they can assure South Africans that they are doing the best they can to get out of Stage 4.
Eskom cannot rule out more rolling blackouts in coming months
Eskom cannot rule out more rolling blackouts in coming months
There is “no magic wand” to rid South Africa of the current bout of load-shedding as Eskom faces a myriad of historical, financial and...
[Video]Get ready for full day of Stage 4 load shedding on Monday - Eskom
[Video]Get ready for full day of Stage 4 load shedding on Monday - Eskom
Eskom has announced that South Africans will face a full day of Stage 4 load shedding on Monday as it battles a shortage of capacity.
Get ready for full day of Stage 4 load shedding on Monday - Eskom
Get ready for full day of Stage 4 load shedding on Monday - Eskom
Eskom has announced that South Africans will face a full day of Stage 4 load shedding on Monday as it battles a shortage of capacity.