All data is delayed
Loading...
See More

Eskom: Medupi work yet to restart

Jan 24 2013 14:47
Reuters

Johannesburg - Construction on the Medupi power plant had not restarted on Thursday as expected but normal operations for building the plant should soon be restored, a spokesperson for Eskom said.

"The site is open. The site is safe. We have asked the contractors to start mobilising the workers and restoring normal operations," spokesperson Hilary Joffe told Reuters. She did not say exactly when construction would resume.

Eskom a day earlier said it anticipated construction would restart on Thursday after work was stopped last week because of labour protests.

The plant is supposed to start producing power by late this year and is crucial for easing tight supplies.   

Follow Fin24 on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and Pinterest.

eskom  |  medupi power station

NEXT ON FIN24X

 
 
 

Read Fin24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
 

Company Snapshot

We're talking about:

Money Clinic

Money Clinic
Do you have a question about your finances? We'll get an expert opinion.
Click here...

Voting Booth

Would you buy the FNB branded smartphone?

Previous results · Suggest a vote

Loading...