Responding to media reports, South Africa’s power utility Eskom has boldly stated that the likelihood of reaching Stage 8 of loadshedding is low.
Eskom denies salary bonus claims reported by news outlets that it allegedly request R1.8bn from NERSA for performance bonuses up until 2022.
NERSA has announced the timelines to process Eskom’s RCA application for the 2018/19 financial year.
South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources and Energy has unveiled a series of interventions to address the country’s energy crisis, including steps to allow Independent Power Producers to enter the energy mix sooner.
Eskom has achieved an improved net profit for the six months ending on 30 September; however, financial and operational performance remains a challenge.
Industry experts deliberated about the opportunities presented by embedded generation for municipalities at the recent WINDABA conference.
Nersa has given the Tshwane municipality seven days to explain why the metro wants to increase fixed charges to customers.
The lack of public consultation on the recent electricity, refuse, waste and water tariff increases has caused widespread concern and received criticism.