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South Africa

South Africa welcomes private sector’s help to alleviate power crisis

Government recognises the role that private sector can play to ease the current power crisis and shortfall that South Africa is facing.
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Mozambique introduces sharp electricity tariff increase

After five years, Electricity of Mozambique has announced a sharp tariff increase in four categories of low-voltage customers.
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Ghanaians told to ignore speculation of 60% electricity tariff increase

The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission urges Ghanaians to disregard the speculation of a 60% increase in electricity tariffs.
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S.Africa: Mid-term budget speech rocks energy market

Free-market pricing and decentralise private grid operators are two bombshells from South Africa's finance minister's mid-term budget speech that could affect the electricity sector.
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Ethiopian government considers increasing electricity tariffs

Ethiopians have been enjoying low electricity tariffs for over a decade compared to their neighbouring countries in the east African region; however, that may...

Eskom pilots sales incentive for large power users

South African power utility Eskom has confirmed that it will be discussing efforts to stablise sales to electricity-intensive industries with nine large industrial customers. Initially, to...
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Nigeria: Parliament investigates rising electricity tariffs

Regardless of N123 billion ($349 million) provided by the Nigerian Electricity Market Stabilization Fund (NEMSF) to industry operators, electricity tariffs paid by households have...
Kenya Power

Egypt: Ministry to announce revised tariff structure

Egypt’s Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed Shaker will announce new electricity tariff categories, ministry spokesman Ayman Hamza said on Monday. State news agency...
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Rwanda to announce new electricity tariff for industrial sector

Rwanda's Minister of Trade and Industry, Vincent Munyeshyaka, has noted that government is in the final stages of announcing a new electricity tariff for...
Kenya Power

Ghana: Regulatory Commission applauded for reducing electricity bills

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has praised the Public Utilities and Regulatory Commission (PURC) for reducing electricity tariffs for residential, non-residential, mines and special...

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