loadshedding could be ended by planned surplus power.

Additional power generation hoped to end loadshedding

While South Africa continues to struggle with loadshedding, recent indicators point to a light at the end of the tunnel that is lit by renewable energy.
Section 34 Ministerial Determinations

Western Cape wants finalisation of Section 34 Ministerial Determinations

The Western Cape government calls on Minister Mantashe to urgently sign and gazette the final Section 34 Ministerial Determinations.
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Latest list of municipalities with approved SSEG tariff structures

NERSA has released a list of municipalities with approved small-scale embedded generation (SSEG) tariff structures.
Eskom shares its current strategy and future plans

Ted Blom on latest loadshedding, tariffs and municipalities

"Each of the nearly 200 municipalities has their tariff structure, which largely try to mimic Eskom’s structure which in itself is a nightmare."
Clean Energy for Climate Change

South Africa: Environmental group takes government to court over IRP

Non-profit organisation groundWork is suing the South African Minister of Minerals and Energy and NERSA to demand clarity on the IRP plans to meet energy needs.

Ed’s note: Cost-reflective tariffs vs. the South African consumer

The latest court battle between NERSA and Eskom, which holds the energy monopoly, will see power tariffs increase from 116.72c/kWh to 128.24c/kWh in 2021.
South African Municipality told to stop polluting water resources.

Eskom wins tariffs hike case, overruling energy regulator

The judgement on the Eskom board review of the National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s decision on the MYPD 4 was delivered on Tuesday.
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South Africa explores refinancing options of IPPs to lower tariffs

SAWEA's recent Windaba webinar unpacked the uncharted territory of refinancing Independent Power Producers’ (IPPs) projects in South Africa.
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Electricity tariff model in need of an overhaul says NERSA

NERSA to decide on an overhaul of the electricity tariff methodology, which could follow a similar formula to the one used to set petrol prices.
South African Municipality told to stop polluting water resources.

High Court favours Eskom in judgement against NERSA

The judgement means that Eskom will now be in a position to recover prudent and efficient costs that were incurred in the three financial years.

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