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Energy sector favours home-grown help for Eskom
Energy sector favours home-grown help for Eskom
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan had been forced to give up his plan to import technical assistance for Eskom from Rome. This follows...
More power to greenfield thinking
More power to greenfield thinking
If you were to contrast two extremes of United States politics, you could hardly do better than Donald Trump and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Trump...
Budget notes from the bathroom
Budget notes from the bathroom
My household is run like a country — a country in which I have very little political control.
Pollution kills as power plants fail
Pollution kills as power plants fail
Air pollution from Eskom’s power plants kills about 333 people a year, the utility says.
Dissatisfied workers a real threat to power utility and economy
Dissatisfied workers a real threat to power utility and economy
South Africans were forced into a debate about whether it was ageing infrastructure, money woes, incompetence or sabotage that caused the latest...
Age of environmental breakdown
Age of environmental breakdown
The Eastern Cape is being crippled by a drought. In Makhanda, the dams are dry and an entire city will have to live off one water pipeline. In...
Medupi and Kusile: Costly and faulty
Medupi and Kusile: Costly and faulty
Load-shedding may extend into the coming weeks, according to Eskom’s own forecasts, because the utility faces a confluence of factors that have...
EFF calls on Gordhan to resign over Eskom blunders
EFF calls on Gordhan to resign over Eskom blunders
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in Parliament has called on Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan to resign over the latest round of power...
Eskom board convenes ‘marathon’ meeting to deal with power cuts
Eskom board convenes ‘marathon’ meeting to deal with power cuts
Eskom’s board convened a “marathon”, six-hour emergency meeting on Monday, as load-shedding was dramatically intensified during the course of...
Not on to use pensions to bail out state
Not on to use pensions to bail out state
Raiding pension coffers will do little to save embattled state-owned enterprises (SOEs) or public projects experts say, after plans were announced...
Nersa to begin hearings on electricity tariffs
Nersa to begin hearings on electricity tariffs
The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa)  — which sets prices and tariffs for power utility Eskom — will on...
Gupta looters leave SA in the dark
Gupta looters leave SA in the dark
The latest round of load-shedding could have been avoided if money specifically set aside by Eskom for maintenance had not been diverted to...

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