Phakamani Hadebe

 
Communities say Eskom tariff increase will make the cost of living unbearable
Communities say Eskom tariff increase will make the cost of living unbearable
Communities in Cape Town have made pleas to the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) asking it to not grant Eskom annual tariff...
Corruption, state capture behind Eskom's downfall, Nersa hears
Corruption, state capture behind Eskom's downfall, Nersa hears
Political meddling, state capture and corruption at Eskom were among the players leading to the power utility's crisis, the National Energy...
Is the load-shedding holiday over?
Is the load-shedding holiday over?
Eskom intensified its plant maintenance and fast-tracked the recovery of stock levels from December 13 to January 13, when there was a low demand...
Idle watchdogs take a beating
Idle watchdogs take a beating
Assume a corrupt politician somehow managed to get himself into the highest office in the land, holding sway with heavy hitters in the ruling party...
Eskom sweats as Trillian buys time
Eskom sweats as Trillian buys time
A delay in Eskom’s battle to claw back the millions of rands it lost to Gupta-linked Trillian could further hurt the ailing power utility, the...
Eskom aims to shed its debt load
Eskom aims to shed its debt load
Economists say Eskom’s suggestion to shift a portion of its debt on to the government’s balance sheet would do little to solve the structural...
Take Eskom’s bitter pill and pay up
Take Eskom’s bitter pill and pay up
Eskom is forecasting a pre-tax loss of R15-billion for the year ending March 2019 and it is consumers and taxpayers who will have to help dig it...
China commits to more investments in South Africa
China commits to more investments in South Africa
Addressing the media during the briefing of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit held today in Pretoria, President Cyril Ramaphosa...
Eskom's R33.4bn loan deal with China Development Bank
Eskom's R33.4bn loan deal with China Development Bank
Eskom has signed a $2.5-billion government-backed loan with the China Development Bank, which will be used for construction of Kusile power...
Eskom to reopen negotiations with trade unions, as it warns of constrained supply
Eskom to reopen negotiations with trade unions, as it warns of constrained supply
Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe has committed to reopening wage talks with trade unions.
Unions say Eskom is seeking interdict to stop strike
Unions say Eskom is seeking interdict to stop strike
Power utility Eskom is seeking a court interdict to stop a strike by employees, according to National Union of Metalworkers (Numsa) President...
Eskom power stations facing blockages as workers picket
Eskom power stations facing blockages as workers picket
Eskom’s ability to keep the lights on could be compromised with intimidation and road blockages "rife" at most of Eskom's power stations and...

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