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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.
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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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South Africa marks milestone for emergency power procurement

DMRE has confirmed that South Africa's energy regulator is in agreement with a Ministerial determination for the procurement of 2,000MW of emergency power.
electricity prices

OUTA warns: Electricity prices to go up even more than expected

The amount approved by NERSA translates to an additional 3% per annum increase on electricity prices on top of the 9% per year already approved last year.

NERSA gives the green light to Eskom to increase tariffs

NERSA has approved Eskom’s request to recover R13.3 billion as part of the power utility's regulatory clearing account application for the 2018/19 year.
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S.Africa: Amendment to S2 gives effect to 2020 SONA commitments

Mineral resources & energy minister Gwede Mantashe has gazetted an amendment to Schedule 2 of the Electricity Regulation Act (ERA) in South Africa.
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NERSA invitations to comment on the two Ministerial Determinations

Legal practitioners from Webber Wentzel provide commentary on NERSA's invitations to comment on the two Ministerial Determinations.
high court

Coal Transporters Forum loses court battle to IPPs

The Supreme High Court has ruled against the Coal Transporters Forum in a case that pursued the annulment of power purchase agreements with IPPs.
energy technology

NERSA urged to expedite the procurement of emergency power supply

Op-Ed: It is imperative that NERSA expedites the public-participation process to urgently deal with South Africa's current energy supply deficit.

Op-Ed: NERSA asked to hold Eskom accountable on its RCA request

OUTA has asked NERSA to ensure that Eskom responds to the questions its officials couldn’t answer at the Cape Town public hearings on its price application.

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