Energy experts say Eskom must go

May 20 2018 06:06

Buckling under the weight of debt, Eskom is the biggest stumbling block to developing affordable, clean power in South Africa, and it should be unbundled, experts say.


Eskom continues with front-end nuclear preparation

May 17 2018 17:55

Eskom is continuing with front-end planning for a nuclear build programme, its senior manager of nuclear new build has said at African Utility Week.


Here are the top ten municipal culprits not paying Eskom debt

May 17 2018 08:11

The top 10 defaulting municipalities owe Eskom R9.73bn, and a parliamentary committee has resolved to meet with them to find out why they are not paying their debts.


Treasury blames weak political leadership, accountability for municipal debt woes

May 16 2018 13:53

Treasury’s Director- General Dondo Mogajane says that the weakness in most municipalities is linked to both political and administrative leadership.


Municipal debt to Eskom worsens significantly, execs tell Parliament

May 16 2018 10:55

The outstanding debt municipalities owe Eskom has grown to R13.88bn, reflecting a worsening situation, Parliament has heard.


Mkhize slams municipal debt to Eskom as unacceptable

May 16 2018 10:05

In December, municipalities owed Eskom and water boards over R23bn. Scopa met Eskom, CoGTA, SALGA and National Treasury to discuss the problem.


Brian Molefe petitions Supreme Court over pension payout

May 16 2018 11:18

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe has petitioned the Supreme Court to appeal against the high court decision which ruled that he must pay back part of the R30m pension he receive from the firm.


Ideas good, but execution vital for SA energy sector, says Eskom's Hadebe

May 15 2018 13:00

Ideas form a good basis for growth and development, but in the end only execution will bring about growth, says acting Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe.


Radebe: Demand calls for balancing act in SA's energy sector

May 15 2018 16:42

South Africa’s energy supply must be secured as the country’s economy continues on its upward trajectory, says Energy Minister Jeff Radebe.

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Eskom dodges Fitch ratings cut but stays on negative watch

May 02 2018 20:50

Global ratings agency Fitch has affirmed Eskom's 'BB-' credit rating despite its liquidity challenges, as South Africans wait to hear if load shedding will become a reality this winter.


Load shedding or not? SA will hear today about state of Eskom's system

May 03 2018 08:59

South Africans will learn if load shedding will be a reality this winter as Eskom Acting CEO Phakamani Hadebe is expected to brief the public on the state of the system from Megawatt Park later this morning.

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