Kusile Power Station


Eskom recovers R1.56bn in over-payments made to ABB South Africa

After lengthy investigation and negotiations, Eskom and the SIU have reached an agreement with ABB South Africa to the tune of R1.56 billion in full and final settlement of an over-payment dispute.
Unit 2 at the Kusile Power Station has attained commercial operation status.

Eskom’s Kusile Unit 2 achieves full commercial operation

Eskom has announced that Unit 2 at the Kusile Power Station has attained commercial operation status, now adding 800MW to the grid.

Eskom gives status update of the power system

Eskom has committed to recovering its operational performance and restoring the stability of the power system.
RES4Africa Foundation confirms partnership with CSIR and Nedbank

Eskom finally fills head of generation position

Eskom has appointed Bheki Nxumalo as group executive for generation business, who has over 20 years’ experience in various positions within generation business.

Kusile Power Station synchronises Unit 3 to the grid

The Kusile Power Station Project reached a new milestone as Unit 3 was synchronised to the grid and produced its first power on 14 April 2019.
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Eskom establishes turnaround plan to address challenges

According to South Africa's Deputy President David Mabuza, Eskom has developed a detailed turnaround plan to address its challenges.
Eskom notes that in the financial year ended March 2020 - it experienced significant operational and financial challenges, resulting in Stage 6 loadshedding.

Eskom suspends Group Capital Division head

Eskom has placed its Executive for the Group Capital Division, Abram Masango, on suspension pending an investigation into various allegations of impropriety against him relating to the Kusile Power Station build project.

Eskom signs $2.5bn loan agreement with China Development Bank

On Tuesday, South African state-owned power utility Eskom, signed a $2.5 billion loan agreement with the China Development Bank at a signing ceremony held in...

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