At the official commercialisation of the fifth of six units at the Medupi coal-fired power plant, President Cyril Ramaphosa said Eskom would not be sold.
Seydou Kane, MD at Eaton Africa discusses how SA's government can balance its political role with practical, long-term solutions for the ailing utility.
President Buhari is urged to declare a state of emergency in the power sector, as Nigeria generates about 4,000MW against a population of over 180 million.
South Africa has become used to Eskom loadshedding but stage 4, implemented with little warning for citizens to prepare, has been met with anger.
This week, in collaboration with the African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, we look into the privatisation of Eskom.
Finance and Policy
The Nigeria electricity industry is set to enter a new phase in the form of the Transitional Electricity Market (TEM) which transforms the industry...