Phakamani Hadebe


Eskom’s poor maintenance plan has led to loadshedding

For weeks now South Africans have been experiencing loadshedding, which the power utility blames on shortage of capacity among other given reasons.

Eskom elaborates on its request for 15% increase

Eskom executives present their case to stakeholders attending the Cape Town leg of the public hearings undertaken by the regulator.
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Thousands of job cuts looming at Eskom

In bids to cutting costs, South Africa's power utility, Eskom, could extend its strategy of trimming top executive positions to include lower ranking managers and finally the general workforce.

Eskom facing operational and financial challenges

Eskom admits that its operational and financial performance has continued to deteriorate in the six months leading to the end of September 2018, and is expected to worsen until 2023.

Captains of industry abandon sinking ship

Phakamani Hadebe, Eskom's chief executive offer, has taken difficult decisions in his stride to turn the company’s financial standing around.
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South Africa: Eskom reports low coal stockpiles

Eskom’s spokesperson, Khulu Phasiwe, confirmed on Monday that the power utility is running low on coal supplies adding that some power plants have less...

Eskom unveils transparency plan via weekly system status reports

On Thursday, Eskom launched the weekly system status report, which will be hosted on its website. The report will give a weekly view of energy...
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Moody’s downgrades Eskom CFR from ‘B1 to B2’

Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) has downgraded Eskom’s long-term corporate family rating (CFR) from ‘B1 to B2.’ The zero coupon eurobonds rating has similarly been...

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