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Find your load shedding schedule

Feb 15 2019 11:59

Find your load shedding schedule for Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town, Nelson Mandela Bay and Polokwane.


      Find your load shedding schedule

      Jan 24 2019 23:33

      Find links to the websites of major municipalities for information about when and where rotational power cuts will take place.


      Eskom: 4 months later and workers still in the dark on unbundling - unions

      Jun 25 2019 07:25

      Trade unions have said that there have been no formal meetings with Eskom to discuss what the unbundling of the power utility will mean for workers - four months since it was first announced.


      Eskom can't pay its debts. Bond investors love it

      Jun 19 2019 16:40

      South Africa’s state-owned electricity company is approaching R500bn in debt, and doesn’t generate enough cash to service it. Investors can’t get enough of it.


      Commission recommends Eskom cancel boiler contract over 0% black ownership

      Jun 12 2019 08:50

      The Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Commission says power utility Eskom failed to comply with the B-BBEE Act when it awarded a tender for a boiler at Duvha power station to a Chinese owned entity.


      5 tips for Eskom to fix its debt problem, from Greenpeace

      Jun 11 2019 15:20

      Decommissioning coal-fired power plants is among the recommendations from non-governmental environmental organisation Greenpeace Africa to Eskom to help turnaround the debt-ridden power utlity.


      Union wants government pension fund to sell Eskom bonds

      Jun 02 2019 12:00

      The Government Employees Pension Fund, managed by the PIC, holds R54.8bn of Eskom bonds, or 16.8% of all the debt outstanding, more than five times the next-biggest holder.


      Eskom bailout risks Moody's rating, Reserve Bank says

      May 30 2019 06:01

      Bailouts for South Africa’s state-owned companies such as Eskom Holdings will weaken the nation’s fiscal position and put its last investment-grade credit rating at risk, the Reserve Bank said.



      Companies accused of collusion in R240m Eskom tender want regulator to drop case

      May 28 2019 22:30

      Four companies accused of collusion will seek intervention from the Competition Tribunal to dismiss a case against them by the Competition Commission.


      Eskom insiders provide 'very limited' choices to replace CEO

      May 28 2019 12:30

      Eskom’s 96-year history is replete with former chief executive officers who have risen from within the debt-laden state utility to run the company. There are few obvious choices for the next CEO to come from those same ranks.

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